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  1. For women candidates in Pa., no cracks in the glass ceilingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 9 | Philly.com

    ... had a female senator. The state has sent seven women to the U.S. House in its history. The last was Rep. Allyson Schwartz, whose term ended in 2015. "The ability women have... to come together and find common ground and compromise, that really is ...

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  2. AG candidate Shapiro discusses plans to combat opioid epidemicRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2016 | Northeasttimes.com

    ... water in Horsham has been contaminated. Boyle has four district offices, two more than his predecessor, Allyson Schwartz. Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 5 president John McNesby pledged to make a donation to an effort to erect American flags in the ...

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  3. WikiLeaks: Clinton aides worried about backing Chelsea's mother-in-law in raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | The Times of Israel

    ... is married to Chelsea Clinton, was running for a House of Representatives seat in Pennsylvania left open by Allyson Schwartz, also a Democrat. She was attempting to resurrect a career that took a hit when Margolies' husband, former Iowa congressman ...

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  4. WikiLeaks emails: Clinton aides worried about backing Chelsea's mother-in-law in House primaryRead the original story

    Oct 13, 2016 | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    ... is married to Chelsea Clinton, was running for a House of Representatives seat in Pennsylvania left open by Allyson Schwartz, also a Democrat. She was attempting to resurrect a career that took a hit when Margolies' husband, former Iowa congressman ...

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  5. Clinton's call to girls: Stand tall and be proudRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | York Dispatch

    ... Brennan Leach, 15, right, and Allyson Schwartz, center, a former congresswoman and gubernatorial candidate, during a town hall with Hillary Clinton at the Haverford Community Recreation and Environmental Center in Haverford, Pa., Oct. 4, 2016. Leach ...

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  6. Clinton responds, with fervor, to girl's question on body imageRead the original story

    Oct 4, 2016 | NOLA.com

    Brennan Leach, 15, right, and Allyson Schwartz, center, a former congresswoman and gubernatorial candidate, during a town hall with Hillary Clinton at the Haverford Community Recreation and Environmental Center in Haverford, Pa. Brennan Leach, 15, right, and Allyson Schwartz, center, a former congresswoman and gubernatorial candidate, during a town hall with Hillary Clinton at the Haverford Community Recreation and Environmental Center in Haverford, Pa., Oct. 4, 2016.

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  7. Growing Old on the Streets is Americas Dirty, Little Secret, says AMACRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    WASHINGTON, DC, Sep 16 - The homeless are the invisible denizens of America's cities, says Dan Weber, president of the Association of Mature American Citizens. " But, the dirty little secret that has only come to light recently is the fact that the elderly are among the fastest growing populations living on the streets, The Department of Housing and Urban Development told Congress last year that there were more than 300,000 homeless Americans 50 years of age or more, 20% more than there were in 2007.

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  8. As 19th Amendment Reaches 100, Are Pa. Women Equal Yet?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2016 | Philadelphia Public Record

    ... of the city's female population, which is 55%. "But Pennsylvania has not had a woman in Washington since Allyson Schwartz resigned her seat in Congress to run for Governor," she noted. "And there has never been a woman elected to the US Senate from ...

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  9. As 19th Amendment Nears 100, Are Pa. Women Equal Yet?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2016 | Philadelphia Public Record

    ... of the city's female population, which is 55%. "But Pennsylvania has not had a woman in Washington since Allyson Schwartz resigned her seat in Congress to run for Governor," she added. "And there has never been a woman elected to the US Senate from ...

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  10. Carbon women have not pierced political glass ceilingRead the original story

    Aug 12, 2016 | Times News

    ... 18-member U.S. House of Representatives delegation from the commonwealth contains no women, although Allyson Schwartz of Montgomery County served until 2014 when she made an unsuccessful run for governor. In her acceptance speech, Clinton said, ...

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  11. Who is Johnny Doc? A look after FBI raidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2016 | Philly.com

    John J. Dougherty walks a line of contradiction, as ready to mix it up in a street brawl as he is to mingle with the region's political elite. Hailed as "Johnny Doc" in his South Philadelphia neighborhood of Pennsport, Dougherty is a tough-talking union leader who in January traded punches with a nonunion contractor.

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  12. The connections of John DoughertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2016 | Philly.com

    ... by Building a Better Pennsylvania, which was founded and funded in part by Local 98. Former U.S. Rep. Allyson Schwartz was backed by Local 98 in her losing 2014 Democratic primary bid for governor. Former Gov. Tom Corbett , a Republican, was an ...

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  13. Who is Johnny Doc? A look after FBI raidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2016 | Philly.com

    ... Sen. Rick Santorum were beneficiaries. And he adjusts to losing bets. Local 98 supported former U.S. Rep. Allyson Schwartz in the 2014 Democratic primary for governor but easily shifted allegiance to Tom Wolf after he prevailed in that race. ...

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  14. DNC 2016: Many Sandersa supporters still not on board Clinton train -Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2016 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... than join in the celebration of the first woman in U.S. history being nominated to run for president. Allyson Schwartz, former member of Congress who ran for the Democratic nomination for governor in Pennsylvania in 2014, said she was confident most ...

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  15. DNC Celebrity Watch: Shonda Rhimes cheers on Cory Booker, Bernie Sanders dines at Barclay PrimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2016 | Philly.com

    ... floral fit-and-flares included actress and filmmaker Jennifer Siebel Newsom and Pennsylvania Congresswoman Allyson Schwartz. The audience clapped surrounded by bubbly, canaps and Dries van Noten and Ivan Grundahl fall fashion arrivals. * While Sen. ...

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  16. Sam Bennett announcing run for Allentown mayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    Siobahn "Sam" Bennett is set to become the first of what could many candidates to announce a run for Allentown mayor. Bennett plans to formally announce her candidacy and open her campaign office during a campaign event 1 p.m. Saturday at Hotel Traylor, 1444 Hamilton St. Bennett, a former mayoral and Congressional candidate, counts among her endorsements former Congresswoman Allyson Schwartz and former Allentown Councilwoman Jeanette Eichenwald, a frequent critic of the Pawlowski administration. 2 comments

  17. Today in History: June 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... General Assembly president, the first woman from the Middle East to take the post. Five years ago: Rep. Allyson Schwartz of Pennsylvania became the first Democratic House colleague to call for Rep. Anthony Weiner of New York to resign after he ...

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  18. Philadelphia Republican Party opposes sugar taxRead the original story

    May 31, 2016 | Northeasttimes.com

    ... tution Center. He ran for the Democratic nomination in the 13th Congressional District in 2004, but lost to Allyson Schwartz.

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  19. Northeast Philly pol won and lost races TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | NBC Philadelphia

    ... and crushed a Republican opponent in the 13th congressional district, succeeding longtime U.S. Rep. Allyson Schwartz. In the same election, Mike Stack won the race for lieutenant governor, and considered briefly whether he needed to give up his seat ...

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  20. Democrats battle to face Toomey in PennsylvaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | Washington Examiner

    ... McGinty, who ran unsuccessfully for the gubernatorial nod in 2014, finishing last behind Wolf, former Rep. Allyson Schwartz and Rob McCord, the state's recently-indicted former treasurer. However, Team Toomey is taking nothing for granted in a race ...

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