Booker Takes To US Senate Floor Ahead Of Same-Sex Marriage Arguments In Supreme Court Two Weeks From Now
In just two weeks, the US Supreme Court will hear oral arguments on whether the US Constitution requires states to recognize same-sex marriages from other states.
US senator Bob Casey (D-Pa.) wants the Federal Communications Commission to change its policy to allow Amtrak police to communicate with other first responders.
A Rutgers-Eagleton poll of 860 registered voters in the Garden State found most giving their senior senator the benefit of the doubt.
New reports indicate that US senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ) could be indicted on federal corruption charges as soon as this week.
Today, outside Independence Hall, Sestak held up a pair of military-issue boots as he said, “While I don’t know all Pennsylvanians, I intend to walk in their shoes.”
Even with changes and reforms, Casey says, the backlog for disability claims is 266 days for Philadelphia veterans. “That backlog is unacceptable,” he says.
New Jersey voters returned Democratic incumbent Sen. Cory Booker’s to Washington for his first full term Tuesday, extending the party’s firm grip on the office.
US Senator Bob Casey says he is endorsing a bill that would require one nurse for every 750 students.
But several members of the US Senate Judiciary Committee were skeptical.
The White House says Vice President Joe Biden will swear in Booker on Oct. 31 at noon at the U.S. Capitol.
“The problem is the extreme right is driving the train, at least in the Congress,” Casey said at 30th Street Station.
Rowan University political analyst Larry Butler says getting people out to the polls — or not — could be the key to victory.
The survey of more than 2,000 Garden State voters indicates that Democrats are heavily in favor of Newark, NJ mayor Cory Booker, who garnered 54 percent in the poll.
The special election will remain on October 16th now that New Jersey’s top court has refused to take up a legal challenge to the date.
Some five dozen Democratic party officials are working hard to get Cory Booker elected to the U.S. Senate seat vacated by the late Frank Lautenberg.