Sunday Apr 13
Editorial: Backtracking in Medicare
More than 16 million Medicare recipients are enrolled in the enormously popular Medicare Advantage program instead of the traditional fee-for-service system because it's cost effective and often provides added benefits like eyeglasses or hearing aids or gym memberships.
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Thu Apr 10, 2014
8th Republican enters race against Rep. Murphy
Republican Frank Lynch of Jupiter is the latest person to declare intentions to seek U.S. Rep. Patrick Murphy 's District 18 seat that includes Martin and St. Lucie counties.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Watertown Daily Times
How effective is any one single member of Congress?
As candidates for New York's 21st Congressional District slug it out over the next few months, arraying themselves along the political spectrum and offering to make meaningful change in Washington, a basic question remains: just how effective is a junior member of Congress? Rep. William L. Owens, D-Plattsburgh, and former Rep. Sherwood L. Boehlert, ... (more)
Pennsylvania AG caught lying about Dem corruption case she wouldn't prosecute
A scandal is brewing in Pennsylvania involving a Democrat attorney general who declined to prosecute four Democrat state legislators caught on tape accepting bribes.
Sunshine State News
Looking to Protect Patrick Murphy, DCCC Raps Carl Domino and Calvin Turnquest
As Republicans hope to defeat U.S. Rep. Patrick Murphy, D-Fla., in November, two of his Republican opponents are starting to gain attention from the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee as they both claim to be the GOP's front-runner.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Elections Morning Digest: Rich GOPer slams rival as uneducated 'high school graduate'
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Sun Apr 06, 2014
White House pushes Medicaid expansion
With newly released figures showing three million people had gained health coverage through a major expansion of Medicaid as of the end of February, the White House used that growing number to again press a number of Republican governors to drop their opposition to another controversial part of the Obama health law.
Dems hope Corbett's woes a boost in US House races
With a congressional map tilted against them, Pennsylvania Democrats are hoping that GOP Gov. Tom Corbett 's continuing unpopularity may help them flip one or two House seats in their favor.
Thu Mar 20, 2014
Democrat drops bid for Gerlach's seat
Manan Trivedi, who made unsuccessful runs for the Chester County-based seat in 2010 and 2012, has a clear path to a third Democratic nomination after Malvern businessman Michael Parrish dropped out of the party's primary race Tuesday.
Wed Mar 19, 2014
Greenwich Resident Lee Whitnum Says She's in Governor's Race
Greenwich resident Lisa 'Lee' Whitnum, who's run unsuccessful races for Congress and the U.S. Senate, says she's in the race for the Democratic gubernatorial nomination.