Tuesday Mar 11
Primary candidates set as deadline passes
U.S. Rep. Tim Murphy, R-Upper St. Clair, has never had a really tough re-election fight since first winning the 18th District seat created for him by GOP mapmakers in the post-2000 redistricting, but this time around, it looks like he could have no opposition whatsoever.
McHenry Reaches for the Stars, Settles for Football and NASCAR | Madisonville
When your second-grader's class stages "Macbeth" at parents' night, you're torn between admiring the effort of the kids and worrying that the teacher is unhinged.
The Washington Post
After shutdown, lawmakers opened their wallets
From the very outset of the 16-day government shutdown last fall, members of congress recognized its potential for political damage.
McClelland Adds Another Labor Endorsement, Positioned for Primary Victory
Democrat Erin McClelland, congressional candidate in Pennsylvania's 12th district, has secured the endorsement of United Steelworkers Local 1196, which represents workers at ATI Allegheny Ludlum.
Congressmen Issue Statements On Proposed EPA Standards
Count on Coal today released the following statements from Pennsylvania Congressmen Lou Barletta, Tom Marino, Tim Murphy, Keith Rothfus and Glenn "GT" Thompson, and regarding the Environmental Protection Agency's comment period on its proposed New Source Performance Standard.
IUPolitique: IUP alumnus posts low fundraising numbers in Lt. Gov. race
As most eyes are focused on which Democratic candidate for governor will face incumbent Gov. Tom Corbett in November, the race for the Democratic lieutenant governor race continues on.