eye-3-yellow-3d-2-new-logo philly_kyw_new philly_94wip_new 35h_cbssportsrad_philly philly_wpht_new

Congress

(Photo credit should read PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Former AG On Immigration: ‘We Have An Immediate Crisis With These Children And Congress Has Failed To Act’

Dom Giordano talked with former Attorney General Alberto Gonzalez about his editorial in USA Today urging Obama to act to end the immigration crisis on our southern border with Mexico.

08/14/2014

Pennsylvania Senator Bob Casey at Green Lane Bridge (credit: Steve Tawa)

Senator Casey Calls On Congress To Provide Long-term Fix For Highway Trust Fund

Pennsylvania Senator Bob Casey is calling on Congress to avoid the equivalent of a government shut down of federally funded highway projects.

07/28/2014

(credit: CBS3)

Potential Gas Tax Increase Could Change Driving Habits In Philadelphia Area

Federal lawmakers are considering raising the gas tax in order to fund road construction projects across the country. This could be the first increase since 1993.

06/26/2014

(Jon Runyan is congratulated on his election by Gov. Chris Christie. file photo from CBS3.)

Dogfight Expected This Fall To Replace Runyan In Congress

The race to replace Jon Runyan in congress is expected to be the tightest battle on the New Jersey ballot come fall

06/14/2014

(credit: Phran Novelli)

Watson Coleman Wins NJ House Primary In 12th

State Assemblywoman Bonnie Watson Coleman has won the Democratic nomination for Congress in central New Jersey’s 12th District.

06/03/2014

(Photo Credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Aide: GM CEO Meets Lawmakers; Probe Near End

General Motors CEO Mary Barra has told Washington lawmakers that GM could simultaneously release an internal investigation into a deadly ignition switch problem and its plan to compensate victims.

05/22/2014

(credit: Jessica Kourkounis/Getty Images)

Tom MacArthur Says He Is The Real Conservative In Republican Race For Congress

Dom Giordano spoke with Tom MacArthur, who is running for the Republican nomination for Congress in New Jersey’s Third District, on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT.

05/13/2014

(Credit: Thinkstock)

Explanation Of The ‘Executive Order’

What is an Executive Order and what powers does it really give a president?

02/24/2014

LANDOVER, MD - DECEMBER 03 Washington Redskins owner Daniel Snyder has vowed to keep the team's name the same (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Lawmakers, Redskins Spar Over Team Name

The latest back-and-forth over the Washington Redskins name includes a stern letter from two lawmakers and a new “community voices” campaign from the team.

02/10/2014

(Photo by Ron Sachs-Pool/Getty Images)

Rich Zeoli: A Future State Of The Union Address

My fellow Americans, tonight we gather on what is no doubt another historically cold night in our nation’s capital. But while our bodies may be cold our love for America has never been warmer and the state of our union has never been stronger.

01/28/2014

Former Southern New Jersey Representative Rob Andrews. (Credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Empty Republican Seats May Prompt Big Changes In The House

Two local Republican congressmen have announced they won’t seek re-election this year, prompting a South Jersey Democrat to suggest his party might make some gains in the House this fall.

01/12/2014

PHILADELPHIA - OCTOBER 28:  First Lady Laura Bush shakes hands with Congressman Jim Gerlach (R-PA) (2nd-L) as U.S. Sen. Rick Santorum (R-PA) (R) and Pennsylvania Republican gubernatorial candidate Lynn Swann (L) look on during a Campaign rally for Santorum at the Hilton Philadelphia City Avenue October 28, 2006 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Santorum will face Democratic challenger Bob Casey Jr. in the November election. (credit: Sylwia Kapuscinski/Getty Images)

Pa. Rep. Jim Gerlach Announces Retirement At End Of Term

Gerlach said it’s “simply time for me to move on to new challenges and to spend more time with my wife and family.”

01/06/2014

(credit: CBS3)

Former Marine Among Those Set To Lose Long-Term Unemployment Benefits In Budget Deal

Culbreth is hardly alone in his struggles. In Pennsylvania, nearly 500,000 people remain out of work, and out of those, the Philadelphia Unemployment Project said 87,000 are on long-term unemployment benefits.

12/11/2013

(credit:  T.J. Kirkpatrick/Getty Images)

Congressional Negotiators Reach Budget Deal

The chairs of the House and Senate Budget Committees, Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., and Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., have announced a budget deal that will set spending levels for the next two years, preempting another government shutdown in January.

12/10/2013

Eyewitness News in Harrison Township, Gloucester County where voters came out to cast ballots. (credit: CBS3)

Voters Head To The Polls In New Jersey For Special Senate Election

Voters are heading to the polls in New Jersey today to pick a successor to the late U.S. Senator Frank Lautenberg.

10/16/2013

more

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 31,270 other followers