Former congressional candidate Sean Parnell, an Army veteran and regular fixture on right-wing television news networks, has announced he intends to run for the US Senate.
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U.S. Rep. Conor Lamb (D-Allegheny) continues to make his intentions clear on weather he plans to run for the Pennsylvania Senate seat being vacated by U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey.
Washington, DC - The Fairness for Rape Kit Backlog Survivors Act is making a reappearance in Congress thanks to the efforts of Senators Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) and Catherine Cortez Masto (D-Nev.).
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-Pa.) was recently joined by Congresswoman Susan Wild (D-Pa.) in introducing the EMS Counts Act, bipartisan legislation to address the chronic miscounting of first responders, especially firefighters and emergency medical personnel. The bill was o…