Saturday Mar 8
Death threats and Arlen Specter: FBI reveal
The late Sen. Arlen Specter drew a slew of death threats while in office, according to FBI records.
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Fri Mar 07, 2014
The Times Leader
VP Biden to speak at Greater Pittston Friendly Sons banquet
He's often boasted about his Irish Catholic heritage and talked about his "Grandpa Finnegan."
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Charles Brooks serves as Vice President and Client Executive for DHS at Xerox. Previously, heserved in government at the Department of Homeland Security as the first Director of Legislative Affairs for the Science & Technology Directorate.
Nicholas Sellers, 81, lawyer and district justice
Nicholas Sellers, 81, a lawyer, district justice, educator, and Army veteran who saw action during the Vietnam War, died of heart failure Saturday, Feb. 8, at the Hill in Whitemarsh, a continuing-care retirement community.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
The Washington Post
Rand Paul: McConnell is no Arlen Specter
According to one of the tea party's leading voices, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell , who is being challenged by conservative Matt Bevin in Kentucky's Senate GOP primary, is not an "Arlen Specter" Republican.
Stigall Show Log 2.26.14
8:12 Chris talks to Tom McGrath , the editor of Philadelphia Magazine, about the Arlen Specter's dying thoughts on the Warren Commission and the race for governor in Pennsylvania.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Rawle & Henderson, from Philadelphia, Oldest Law Firm in the Country
The law firm of Rawle & Henderson, which started seven years after the birth of the United States in Philadelphia, is the oldest firm in the country, according to The ABA Journal.
Press & Sun-Bulletin
Wagner knocks Ball for "extremist" Common Core speaker
Justin Wagner, a Croton-on-Hudson Democrat making his second attempt at taking a seat in the state Senate, is taking issue with the feature speaker scheduled for a Common Core forum hosted by Sen. Greg Ball, R-Patterson, Putnam County, tonight , calling her a "fringe ultra-conservative" and a "grandstanding, extremist ideologue."
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The Obama administration's Department of Veterans Affairs knew that a breach of veterans' personal information was "practically unavoidable" months before it happened in January, according to an internal VA risk assessment that also said the department's security programs are "non-compliant" with three federal laws.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Fact Check: Thad Cochran Hasn't Always Voted Against Amnesty
Sen. Thad Cochran's spokesman says he's voted "against amnesty in every chance he's gotten."
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Proposed merger will test Comcast's sway in D.C.
The last time Comcast needed federal approval for a massive merger, it won widespread support on Capitol Hill, including from its home-state senators.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Happy 5th to the federal stimulus
IT'S BEEN FIVE years since President Obama signed the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, a/k/a "the stimulus," $787 billion to reverse a recession and avoid a depression.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
The moon is waxing. The morning stars are Mars, Saturn and Venus. The evening stars are Jupiter, Mercury, Neptune and Uranus.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
The Des Moines Register
Dem donation is from GOP's Mark Jacobs, not handbag designer
The name of the Republican running for U.S. Senate in Iowa is spelled Mark Jacobs.