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(Arlen Specter walks across the tarmac after stepping off Air Force One in June 2010, a month after losing his bid to return to the US Senate as a Democrat. Credit: Mandel Ngan/ AFP/ Getty Images)

Arlen Specter, Pennsylvania’s Longest Serving US Senator, Dead at 82

US Senator Arlen Specter, whose political career took him from Philadelphia City Hall to the US Congress, has died after another bout with cancer.


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Betting $100 On The Belmont Stakes

I’ll Have Another will be trying to make history on Saturday and bettors will be trying to make a buck.


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About The Author: Arlen Specter

Arlen Specter served 30 years in the United States Senate gaining recognition for his leadership in increasing NIH funding, questioning 14 Supreme Court nominees and being picked by TIME Magazine in 2007 as one of the Ten Best Senators.