Independent Watchdogs Wary of Comcast's Pervasive Donations To PoliticiansComcast says that for its business and its customers, it's critical for the company to be part of the political process.
Montco GOP Head Hopeful a 'Good Candidate' Will Emerge to Succeed Rep. GerlachCongressman Jim Gerlach’s announcement that he will not seek re-election to a seventh two-year term in the US House is expected to set off a mad scramble for his seat.
Pennsylvania Clergy Call On US Government To Reform Immigration LawsAt a press conference in center city, their message was that immigration is not just a legal and economic issue, but a moral one.
NJ Congressman Jon Runyan Will Not Seek Re-Election In 2014Former Philadelphia Eagle turned US congressman Jon Runyan has announced he will not seek re-election in 2014.
Party Lines Are Strong on U.S. House Spending-Obamacare VoteRep. Pat Meehan (R-Pa.) said, in a statement, that the measure “improves our country’s fiscal health by cutting our out-of-control spending.”
Former US Rep. Marjorie Margolies Enters Race For 13th District SeatMargolies says she would bring a different voice to Congress.
Pa. Sen. Daylin Leach Announces Run To Succeed Allyson Schwartz in CongressLeach, an unabashed liberal, has served in the state legislature for the last decade and becomes the first candidate to officially enter the Congressional race.
Mass Transit Advocates Hoping To Avert Cuts to Amtrak's Harrisburg-to-Philly ServiceAmtrak has been ordered by Congress to slash its $8-million annual subsidy for the Philadelphia-to-Harrisburg "Keystone" route.
Widow of Former NJ Congressman To Make Her Own Run Against Rep. RunyanIn 2008, John Adler became the first Democrat in more than a century to represent New Jersey's heavily Republican Third Congressional District. Two years later, Runyan ousted Adler, who passed away last April.
Philadelphia Jobs Rally Takes On Protest Flavor As Congress Dithers on BenefitsProtest rallies have been cropping up across the country, including in Philadelphia, as organizers try to lean on Congress to get the job done.
Coming US Law Could Threaten Internet's Most Popular SitesCongress soon will consider competing bills that target those who steal music and movies online. But it could have a major impact on how everyone surfs the web.