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Philadelphia V.A. Office Draws Withering Fire in Wake of Mismanagement Findings

The VA inspector-general found more than 31,000 claims and questions from veterans collecting dust for an average of nearly a year, and the personal information of veterans and VA staff left in a kitchen area for anyone to see.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/15/2015

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Two Area Congressmen Press For Quicker Development of Former Willow Grove Air Base

The nearly 900-acre naval air station in Horsham has been largely vacant for nearly four years.

KYW Newsradio 1060–01/28/2015

Delco Republican Pat Meehan File Photo (Credit: Ian Bush)

Local Congressman Says U.S. Should Consider Severe Sanctions In Response To Sony Pictures Hacking

Congressman Pat Meehan says more businesses, along with government agencies, the power grid — all are at risk of falling victim to cyber warfare.

12/19/2014

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Voters In Philadelphia Suburbs Have Several Congressional Races To Watch

There will be at least two new faces headed to Washington to represent local congressional districts.

11/04/2014

Delco Republican Pat Meehan File Photo (Credit: Ian Bush)

Local Congressman Supports Call For Travel Ban Between U.S., West Africa

The U.S. needs to get better protective procedures in place in this country, according to Delaware County Republican Pat Meehan

10/17/2014

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US House Passes Cybersecurity Bill Ahead of Summer Recess

Before the House headed home, they actually agreed to do something — about threats to cybersecurity.

08/04/2014

From left: Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick (R-Pa.); Congressman Patrick Meehan (R-Pa.) (Credit: Ian Bush)

Meehan On VA Scandal: Management Needs To Stop Hiding The Problems It’s Facing

Chris Stigall talked with Congressman Pat Meehan about the status of the investigation into the Department of Veterans Affairs.

07/29/2014

Stigall Show Log 7.29.14

Chris asks if impeaching President Obama is the best way forward for Republicans and reviews the case of a man who punched someone for ogling his daughter. He took calls on Temple’s decision to make test scores optional and he talked to Congressman Pat Meehan about the latest on the VA at 8:20.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–07/29/2014

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Congressmen Inspect Central Pa. Facility Housing Immigrant Children

Congressmen Jim Gerlach, Pat Meehan, and Charlie Dent (all R-Pa.) visited a children’s home in western Berks County where children were being placed by the government.

07/22/2014

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Congressman Meehan: ‘Cantor’s Loss Is A Signal That Americans No Longer Feel They Have A Voice In Washington’

Chris Stigall spoke with Congressman Pat Meehan, from Pennsylvania’s 7th District on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT about the upset of House Majority Leader Eric Cantor to a primary challenger

06/11/2014

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US Rep. Meehan Hosts Montco Roundtable Against Human Trafficking

One of the challenges, noted US Rep. Pat Meehan (far right), is prosecuting those responsible for the activity.

05/27/2014

From left: Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick (R-Pa.); Congressman Patrick Meehan (R-Pa.) (Credit: Ian Bush)

Cybersecurity Panel Holds Congressional Field Hearing In Univ. City

The gavel came down on a Congressional hearing this morning, but it was in University City, not Capitol Hill, where the House Homeland Security subcommittee on cybersecurity called witnesses to testify on protecting our personal information.

04/16/2014

(A rally for immigration reform outside the office of US Rep. Pat Meehan, R-Pa.   Photo by Cherri Gregg)

National ‘Fast For Families’ Visits Philadelphia Area, Promoting Immigration Reform

“We’ve been calling on people to fast because now is the time,” said Lisa Sharon Harper (at lectern in photo), who works for the DC-based Sojourners.

04/02/2014

(US Sen. Pat Toomey speaks to reporters at the Centre Square Fire Company, in Blue Bell.  Credit: Brad Segall.)

Pa. Lawmakers Press for Obamacare Exemption for Vol. Fire Departments

The IRS has still not clarified its position on whether volunteer fire companies would be required to provide health insurance for their firefighters under the mandate. But US senator Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) doesn’t want to wait for that decision.

12/16/2013

(US Rep. Pat Meehan gathers stories about Obamacare from constituents.  Photo by Mark Abrams)

Rep. Meehan Says Constituents Are Disenchanted With Obamacare Law

Those attending the forum, to a person, branded the Affordable Care Act as anything but.

11/06/2013

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