| Apr 11, 2013
| 12:46 PM
Pennsylvania's Congressional delegation won't be offering much in the way of political drama in 2014, according to political pundit Larry J. Sabato's latest ranking of House races.
Sabato's Crystal Ball report, updated today, is produced by the...
| Apr 12, 2013
| 1:16 PM
Bucks County Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick has expressed support for Sen. Pat Toomey's gun control compromise legislation that expands background checks to guns purchased at gun shows and on the Internet, but now he wants to know his supporters' thoughts....
| 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...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 7:51 AM
If you're a Congressman named Fitzpatrick and you're not having a St. Patrick's Day campaign fundraiser, it might be news.
What makes Bucks County Republican Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick's Fitzpatrick for Congress St. Patrick's Day Festival fundraiser...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 11:13 AM
In its first major push in the shift from elections to policy, the Obama campaign's grassroots arm dispatched volunteers Friday to advocate for gun control.
Calling it a "Day of Action" advocates showed up at congressional offices nationwide to pressure...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 8:37 AM
If U.S. Rep. Allyson Schwartz, who is widely known to be eyeing a run for statewide office, does wait and take on incumbent GOP U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey in 2016, both politicians' recent campaign finance filings foreshadow a high-priced race between two...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 8:50 AM
Pennsylvania U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey joined most of the Senate Republican caucus in voting against the $50.5 billion Hurricane Sandy relief bill, citing costs unrelated to the Northeast storm.
The measure cleared the Senate Monday night, 62-36. The House...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 6:57 AM
If public opinion sways politicians then the results of a new poll by Quinnipiac University may explain why a number of southeast Pennsylvania Republicans have indicated that, at the very least, they'd be open to universal background checks on gun sales....
| Dec 5, 2011
| 4:23 PM
As state legislators toil over redesigning the congressional map, one rumor making the rounds is that U.S. Rep. Tim Holden's district could be redrawn to include Easton. Holden, a Democrat and the longest serving Pennsylvania congressman, called it a...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 4:22 PM
Good Friday Morning, Fellow Seekers. If you've spent any time moving through Pennsylvania's political circles, particularly Republican ones in the Lehigh Valley, then there's a pretty good chance you met Charles Snelling more than once. Loud, gregarious...
| Dec 11, 2011
| 4:22 PM
The annual Pennsylvania Society weekend is about many things. And nearly all of them involve some variation on glad-handing, networking, celebrating and socializing. Also food and alcohol — lots of food and alcohol, paid for out of campaign money,...