Rep. Tom Marino from Pa.’s 12th congressional district to resign
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A five-term Republican congressman who co-chaired Donald Trump’s successful presidential campaign in Pennsylvania is resigning.
Tom Marino said in a statement…
While national Women’s March leaders are under fire, Philly group faces its own turmoil
Emily Cooper Morse stood on stage last year alongside her daughter in front of thousands of women, telling the demonstrators, “We are fighting for women’s…
Pittsburgh Mayor Pushes Firearm Confiscation Orders, Gun and Magazine Bans
Pittsburgh Mayor William Peduto (D) is pushing firearm confiscation orders, bans on commonly-owned semiautomatic firearms and “high capacity” magazines.
Following the October 27 attack on…
Pennsylvania, North Carolina election results illustrate power of gerrymandering
With an election looming, courts earlier this year declared congressional districts in two states to be unconstitutional partisan gerrymanders. One map was redrawn. The other…
PA race razor close; Dem Lamb claims win, GOP not conceding
MT. LEBANON, Pa. (AP) – A razor’s edge separated Democrat Conor Lamb and Republican Rick Saccone early Wednesday in their closely watched special election in Pennsylvania, where a surprisingly strong bid by first-time candidate Lamb severely tested Donald Trump’s sway in a GOP stronghold.
Lamb claimed victory before exuberant supporters after midnight, though many absentee ballots were still to be…
GOP seeks to stave off big Dem upset
CANONSBURG, Pa. — Republicans are rushing to avoid a crushing defeat on Tuesday in Pennsylvania, where a Democrat looks poised to win an upset special…
White House aide launches first wave in final-days PA push
PITTSBURGH (AP) — In the first wave of the White House’s new western Pennsylvania offensive, one of President Donald Trump’s chief aides on Thursday attacked…
In Pennsylvania race, Democrats work on appealing to working-class white men
Democrats have tossed diversity overboard in favor of a white-guys-on-deck strategy in next week’s special congressional election between Conor Lamb and Republican Rick Saccone in…
Pennsylvania GOP leaders ask U.S. Supreme Court to halt new congressional maps
Republican leaders of the Pennsylvania Legislature have asked the U.S. Supreme Court to halt the imposition of a new congressional district map, two days after…
PA Sup Court’s new congressional map reunites Lehigh Valley, sets stage for another legal fight
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court, making good on a promise to do the job itself, released a new congressional map on Monday that reunites the Lehigh…