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2/21 Morning Buzz

It’s an olympic day in Pa., as both Philly and Pittsburgh (and 33 other US cities) were asked by the IOC if they’d like to compete to host the 2024 summer games. Good morning politicos, here’s the Buzz.

February 21st, 2013 | Posted in Front Page Stories, Playbook, Top Stories | 1 Comment

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Toomey Joins GOP To Spike Hagel Nom

Last Thursday, the Senate voted 58-40 to vote on former Senator Chuck Hagel’s nomination for Secretary of Defense, falling just short of the 60 votes required for cloture. Senator Pat Toomey (R) was one of many GOP senators who voted against cloture, postponing the vote to February 26th.

February 19th, 2013 | Posted in Front Page Stories, Top Stories | 9 Comments