| Sep 4, 2013
| 7:26 PM
U.S. Rep. Bill Shuster, R-Pa., said Wednesday he currently is a “no” vote on authorization of military strikes in Syria.
“The president has not yet made the case to Congress, but more importantly to the people of the 9th Congressional...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 8:59 PM
No one in Washington, D.C., is looking forward to the Fourth of July Congressional break more than Speaker John Boehner. It’s been a black-and-blue month for Boehner, R-Ohio, capped by the June 20 disaster that made him the first leader of the...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 7:00 PM
Shelves containing GED preparation workbooks, factual descriptions of medieval China and even “The Guide to Getting it On” flanked U.S. Rep. Bill Shuster as he toured Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group on Monday.
Rowman & Littlefield,...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 4:38 PM
Letterkenny Army Depot on Thursday celebrated receiving its ninth Shingo medallion for excellence in manufacturing at a time when federal budget cuts are forcing operational changes.
“Letterkenny will continue to raise the bar for itself,...
| Apr 6, 2013
| 5:08 PM
JOHNSTOWN — U.S. Rep. Keith Rothfus, R-Sewickley, met with more than 50 of his "employers" Saturday at a Richland Township coffee shop where he heard about economic worries, Medicare and the 2nd Amendment.
"And, as always, a lot of concerns about...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 2:05 PM
U.S. Rep. Keith Rothfus said the budget measure that passed the House Thursday is a pro-growth, pro-jobs budget.
The plan, which passed 221-207, produces a balanced budget in 10 years without raising taxes. Rothfus said the last four years have seen...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 5:04 PM
With a little more than a month before Letterkenny employees are faced with a furlough that could shorten their work week to four days, the depot is helping workers manage the financial fallout.
Individual, personal financial counseling sessions began...
| Apr 28, 2013
| 6:00 PM
U.S. Rep. Bill Shuster, R-Pa., delivered the Republican weekly address Saturday.
Shuster represents the Ninth Congressional District, which includes Franklin and Fulton counties.
“This week, many Americans had their flights delayed or canceled...
| Apr 22, 2013
Delays may average 50 minutes per flight at O'Hare International Airport this week because of fewer air traffic controllers in the tower until the federal budget sequestration is resolved, according to the Federal Aviation Administration.
It would be the...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 4:42 PM
Pa. Senate passes legislation that would allow counties to eliminate position of jury commissioner
HARRISBURG, Pa. — The Pennsylvania Senate approved legislation Thursday that would allow most Pennsylvania counties to eliminate the position of...
| Apr 23, 2013
Sequestration is starting to frustrate air travelers.
About 400 flights were delayed Sunday because of air traffic controller furloughs, the Federal Aviation Administration said, and a few more interruptions were reported Monday, though the nation's air...