Senator Arlen Specter

(2006 file photo. Credit: Alex Wong/ Getty Images)

The Life And Times Of Senator Arlen Specter

A week ago today, Arlen Specter died at the age of 82. We take a special look back at the life and times of the senator.


National Museum Of American Jewish History

Jewish Museum Remembers Arlen Specter

You don’t have to look hard in the National Museum of American Jewish History to find stories eerily like Specter’s.


PITTSBURGH - SEPTEMBER 7: Vice President Joe Biden (R) speaks with with U.S. Sen. Arlen Specter (D-PA) at a Labor Day parade outside the Mellon Arena September 7, 2009 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Credit: Jeff Swensen/Getty Images)

Funeral For Senator Arlen Specter Today; Vice President Biden To Attend

Vice President Joe Biden is expected to attend Senator Arlen Specter’s funeral today.


(2006 file photo. Credit: Alex Wong/ Getty Images)

Special Contributor Larry Kane Remembers Senator Specter

Former U.S. Sen. Arlen Specter, the outspoken Pennsylvania centrist whose switch from Republican to Democrat ended a 30-year career in which he played a pivotal role in several Supreme Court nominations, died Sunday.


(KYW's Larry Kane)

Analysis: Arlen Specter On The Demise Of Government

The former Pennsylvania Senator Arlen Specter has taken aim at the people he calls the “Cannibal” – damaging American government.


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Analysis: Senator Arlen Specter Discusses His Past And His Future

For Arlen Specter, it’s a time to reflect, plan a book and do some broadcasting.


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Sen. Specter Ends 30-Year Career In U.S. Senate

Senator Arlen Specter’s closing remarks on the Senate floor brought a round of applause from his colleagues.


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Specter: A Democrat, And In Between, A Republican

As Arlen Specter leaves the Senate after 30 years of roll calls, debates, dealmaking and votes, the one-time corruption-busting Philadelphia prosecutor and “single-bullet theory” architect of the John F. Kennedy assassination says he wouldn’t change a thing about his political path.



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