Chris Christie: I Would Rather Die Than Be A SenatorGov. Chris Christie says he'd rather die than become a U.S. senator.
Pa. Senator: Colorado Trip Included Taking Hits Of PotA Pennsylvania state senator says he tried some marijuana on his taxpayer-funded trip to Colorado to see how the state's marijuana industry is working.
PA Senator: Remove Portraits Of Convicted LawmakersA newly-elected state Senator is shaking things up in the state capitol by suggesting that portraits of convicted legislative leaders ought not to be displayed in the halls of the venerable building.
Local Senator Takes On Elder Abuse Issue The number of elder abuse cases is increasing and one of Pennsylvania's US Senators wants to do something about it.
Former Pa. Senator Santorum Not Ruling Out 2016 Presidential Run Former Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum is spending time right now making movies, but he's not ruling out another presidential run in 2016.
NJ Senator-Elect Cory Booker Names Two Staff MembersLouisa Terrell will serve as Booker's chief of staff, and Modia "Mo" Butler will serve as New Jersey state director.
GOP Replacement For Sen. Lautenberg Not AssuredGov. Chris Christie is perhaps the nation's highest-profile Republican — but that's no guarantee the seat held by the late Sen. Frank Lautenberg will switch to GOP hands.
New Jersey Senator Frank Lautenberg Dead At Age 89U.S. Sen. Frank Lautenberg, a multimillionaire New Jersey businessman and liberal who was called out of retirement for a second tour of duty in Congress, has died at age 89.
Senators: Navy Agrees To Commission USS Somerset In Philadelphia U.S. Sens. Pat Toomey and Bob Casey say the Navy has agreed to commission the USS Somerset in Philadelphia.
VP Biden To Get Pennsylvania Society MedalVice President Joe Biden, who had a boyhood home in Scranton, will receive the Pennsylvania Society's Gold Medal for Distinguished Achievement.
Delaware's Sen. Carper Announces Support For Same Sex MarriageCarper made the announcement Tuesday on his Facebook page, saying he came to his decision "after a great deal of soul searching."
Job Approval Numbers Rebound For New Jersey Senator Robert MenendezJob approval poll numbers are rebounding from a five-year low for U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez of New Jersey in the wake of an ethics probe involving a major donor.