Wednesday Aug 20
Gulf states and their US critics seek to shape US perceptions on the soccer pitch
Gulf states seeking to polish images tarnished by allegations of violations of human rights and their critics are employing soccer in an effort to shape American perceptions.
Wednesday Aug 20
Senator Casey Visits Erie
Residents from NWPA Offer Personal Testimony and Describe Sandwich Generation Challenges that Are Increasing for Middle Class Families Throughout State, Nation Regional Expert Details the Difficulties of Caring for Aging Parents, Making a Decent Wage and Squeezing Every Penny to Ensure a Secure Retirement August 20, 2014 Erie, PA- Today, U.S.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Casey, Bipartisan Group of Senators Push to Keep Post Offices Open
U.S. Senator Bob Casey along with a bipartisan group of 48 other senators, called on Senate Appropriators to prevent the United States Postal Service from consolidating up to 82 mail processing facilities nation-wide, which would eliminate up to 15,000 more jobs in 2015.
Sen. Bob Casey to unveil plan to help elderly find caregivers in Pennsylvania
Today, U.S. Senator Bob Casey will be unveiling a plan to help the elderly in Central Pennsylvania and their families who help them.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Delaware Water Gap Fire Co. receives $123,500 in federal grants
U.S. Sen. Bob Casey, D-Pa., today announced that the Federal Emergency Management Agency under the Department of Homeland Security has awarded $123,500 in grants to the Delaware Water Gap Fire Department for operations and safety.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Senator Casey Pushes Legislation To Lower Student-Loan Interest Rates
Financial experts have warned that student debt is hurting economic growth, but a measure to relieve the burden failed in the U.S. Senate in June.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Senator Casey: Keep Tatamy Post Office open, maintain current hours
U.S. Senator Bob Casey on Wednesday wrote a letter to U.S. Postmaster General Patrick R. Donahoe, urging him to not reduce the hours of the Tatamy Post Office.
Here's an issue where Obama, Toomey and Casey agree: As I See It
Before Congress left for their August recess, all of the talk in Washington was about a growing number of American companies who, by buying or merging with foreign companies, are seeking a lower tax burden.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Coal Valley News
Ex-miner asks Congress for help with black lung
A retired coal miner who suffers from black lung disease urged Congress on Tuesday to help clear a backlog of claims of fellow miners who have the disease.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
The Lebanon Daily News
Democrats know U.S. Senate leaves their control after fall election
The evidence is so obvious that even Inspector Clouseau couldn't miss it: When liberal pundits defensively declare that "The 2014 Midterms Don't Mean Anything," in reality, the stakes are very high and the conclusion foregone.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Casey Presses for Action on Loophole that Allows Companies to Reincorporate Abroad
U.S. Senator Bob Casey pressed the Treasury Department for action on the growing trend of corporate tax inversions that has allowed some corporations to shirk their fair share of taxes by incorporating in another country in ways that do not significantly affect business operations.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
VA response satisfies Shuster
U.S. Rep. Bill Shuster issued a statement Friday that he will meet with the Van Zandt VA Medical Center's chief later this month over new audit findings indicating scheduling problems at the facility.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Sen. Casey urges Treasury to take action on inversion trend
U.S. Sen. Robert Casey , D-Pa., Friday pressed the Treasury Department to take action on corporations cutting their taxes by incorporating in other countries via inversion deals.
Black lung scandal
There are few jobs in America that are as hazardous to one's health as working in the coal mines.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
The Citizens' Voice
Casey: More funding for projects like West Pittston levee
U.S. Sen. Bob Casey, D-Pa., is asking for more federal money to help small communities with flood protection projects, citing West Pittston as a prime example of one that would benefit.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Senator Casey Calls On Congress To Provide Long-term Fix For Highway Trust Fund
Pennsylvania Senator Bob Casey is calling on Congress to avoid the equivalent of a government shut down of federally funded highway projects.