Santorum: 'Republicans In Washington Have Stockholm Syndrome'Presidential candidate and former Senator from Pennsylvania Rick Santorum blamed Republicans in the Senate for setting up a scenario where they need a two-thirds majority vote to stop a portion of the Iranian nuclear deal.
Senator Pat Toomey Urges Senate To Reject Iranian Nuclear DealToomey told Dom Giordano on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT, that according to his reading of the language, the Iranians can discard the pact at their convenience.
Campaign Committees Watching 'Must Win' Senate Race CloselyIt's all about the Senate race against incumbent Republican Pat Toomey, which the Democrats consider a must win to regain a Senate majority.
PA Senate Expected To Send Budget To Governor TodayLawmakers spent Monday advancing budget companion bills.
Pa. Senate Approves Rape Survivor Child Custody BillThe state Senate has voted unanimously to send the House a bill that would eliminate the parental rights of offenders in cases where a child is conceived by rape.
Pa. GOP Leaders Soften Rhetoric In Budget TalkAs budget negotiations heat up a week before the deadline, leaders of the Republican-controlled legislature are sending out some mixed signals on their position.
PA House Votes To Allow Performance Factor In Teacher FurloughsThe bill goes to the Senate for consideration.
Pa. House Votes To Tweak Background Check Requirements For Those Who Work With ChildrenThe state House has sent the Senate a bill designed to ease some background check requirements for people who work with children in Pennsylvania.
NJ Senate Considers Bill Authorizing Sale Of Home-baked GoodsThey would have to have a placard indicating the items were baked in a kitchen and were not subject to inspection by the state Health Department.
Pa. Senate Advances 4 Bills Aimed At Protecting AnimalsThe proposals are now in front of the state House for its consideration.
Senate Panel Passes Bill Aimed At Transparency In Sandy AidPeople affected by Superstorm Sandy would be owed a timeline detailing when state aid would be distributed under a bill advancing in the state Legislature.
Medical Marijuana Bill Heads For Pennsylvania Senate VoteThe medical marijuana bill was scheduled for a Senate vote Tuesday. The Senate passed a similar bill last year, 43-to-7, but it passed late in the legislative session and died in the House.