| Nov 19, 2013
| 6:56 PM
WASHINGTON — When Paul Kanjorski cast one of the deciding votes for Obamacare in 2010, he knew he was putting his 26-year career in jeopardy. Yet he believed not only in the policy, but also in President Barack Obama.
Kanjorski and other...
| Nov 15, 2013
In 2011, President Barack Obama ordered federal agencies to slash travel budgets by 20 percent below 2010 levels. Savings, in part, would come from increased reliance on videoconferencing.
A report last year that declared Uncle Sam could save some $8...
| Nov 15, 2013
With commercial flights becoming increasingly unpleasant, unpredictable and costly, and with customers confronted with rising gas prices and thousands of hours lost to travel time every year, it doesn't take a genius to see that videoconferencing is a...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 3:25 PM
Negotiations have failed in a major downtown Boynton Beach development that could have brought 200 jobs to the city.
The CRA board will hear an update of the One Boynton LLC/Kanner & Pintaluga project — which included a hotel, two multi-use towers...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 12:00 PM
For Rep. Charlie Dent it was just a “little gimmicky."
So the Lehigh Valley Republican, who is garnering quite the reputation as a rebel since he disagreed with party leadership over the government shutdown, refused to join in a public shaming...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 7:20 PM
Congress has failed so miserably that it can't even keep the government open for business. But our representatives and senators still will get paid for failing to do their job.
Rest assured it's not because they are considered "essential" personnel...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 11:08 AM
The widows of two pilots who died in the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, are lobbying Congress for a law requiring airlines to install a secondary security door to prevent would-be hijackers from getting into cockpits.
Melodie Homer, Marlton, N.J.,...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 10:43 AM
Area House Republicans are yes men for Speaker John Boehner, according to a database compiled by The Washington Post.
With the House GOP seeming incapable lately of agreeing on anything, the Post's politics team looked at six fractured votes this year...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Incoming state Auditor General Eugene DePasquale has named his senior staff. The York County Democrat takes office on Monday. “I am proud to announce the senior staff who will help me fulfill my commitment to the people of Pennsylvania to......
| Mar 13, 2013
| 9:23 PM
Harry Fawkes, Bucks County’s longtime Republican Party leader, has died. Fawkes, 83, of Bristol Township died tuesday. He led the GOP for four decades. Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Rob Gleason released the following statement...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 1:15 PM
It's been a while since Nancy Pelosi was in control of the House, but apparently she's still fund-raising gold for Republicans.
After House Majority PAC rapped Republican Bucks County Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick for his support of Rep. Paul Ryan's...