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1 hr ago | Wall Street Journal
Yesterday marked a first for President Obama, as one of his nominees was deprived of Senate confirmation by a Democratic filibuster.
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6 hrs ago | WFMZ
One lawmaker says legislation to fix the chronic backlog of veterans' benefit claims is lacking, so he's taking action.
8 hrs ago | YourErie
U.S. Representative Mike Kelly , Senator Bob Casey , and Senator Pat Toomey issued the following statements today commending the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers FY 2014 USACE Civil Works Work Plan for including $1.5 million for Presque Isle Beach Replenishment and $1.52 million for dredging and sediment testing in Erie Harbor, both of which had been ... (more)
8 hrs ago | ABC 27
As of right now, if a former service member were to file a disability claim in Pennsylvania, it would likely take more than 300 days to get processed.
9 hrs ago | Daily Kos
"Is Atticus Finch's courage only virtuous because we all end up liking and believing in Tom Robinson?" -- Prof.
9 hrs ago | PennLive.com
Mona Johnson, last year, was one of the 900,000 veterans who had been waiting for years to process their disability claims with the Veterans Administration.
10 hrs ago | Sunherald.com
The chairman of the House transportation committee said Thursday he wants to make sure a federal roadside survey on drinking and drugged driving is being conducted appropriately after motorists complained about being forced off the road and asked to provide breath, blood and saliva samples.
14 hrs ago | The Washington Post
Sara Wolff, at right, with, from left, Jennifer McCloskey, Sara Hart Weir, Senator Bob Casey , Chip Gerhardt and Jon Colman on Feb. 27. Last week several hundred disability rights advocates were on Capitol Hill to support the Achieving a Better Life Experience Act.
15 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor
Bipartisan Senate opposition blocked swift confirmation Wednesday for President Barack Obama's choice to head the Justice Department's Civil Rights division, Debo Adegbile.
With more than half of the Delaware River navigation channel now at or deeper than 45 feet, the dredging project that began in March 2010 is on target for completion in 2017.
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My name is Sam Wheeler. I was born and raised in Western Pennsylvania, I consider the city of Pittsburgh to be my home, and I am a second-year law student at Harvard Law School.
Likely fearful of attack ads, seven Senate Democrats joined Republicans on Wednesday to block the nomination of Debo P. Adegbile to be the next assistant attorney general for the Department of Justice, Civil Rights Division.
The Senate filibustered President Obama 's nominee to lead the Justice Department 's civil rights division, with seven Democrats joining Republicans Wednesday in arguing his past history defending a convicted cop-killer made him the wrong man for the job.
Former Black Panther Mumia Abu-Jamal, who is serving life in prison for the 1981 killing of a white police officer.