Democratic Senator Bob Casey
Pennsylvania’s senior US senator, Democrat Bob Casey, says the school rampage has prompted him to change his position and support a ban on assault weapons. But, when pressed by reporters at a Thursday news conference, Republican Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett largely deflected questions about his position on assault weapons, shifting the focus to other issues.
Both sides are looking for Pennsylvania’s critical 20 electoral votes.
In Pa. Senate Race, Republican Tom Smith Looks For Upset Against Incumbent Democratic Senator Bob Casey
Incumbent Democrat Bob Casey is vying for his second term as a US Senator from Pennsylvania in a race against Republican Tom Smith.