Arlen Specter Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Senator, author Arlen Spector dies at 82Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2012 | Examiner.com

    Former PA Senator Arlen Specter, shown here at his last appearance on Capitol Hill, has passed away from complications of the cancer he battlled. He was his own man, going his own way until the day he died.

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  2. Speaker Ryan disavows 'Draft Ryan' movementRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2016 | The Hill

    ... candidate's committee." Satterfield's LinkedIn profile lists him as a former treasurer for Pennsylvania Sen. Arlen Specter, who served first as a Republican and later as Democrat before his death four years ago. The Sunlight Foundation reported in ...

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  3. Ron Thorpe to Posthumously Receive Prestigious James A. Kelly AwardRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    ... award include President Bill Clinton; the Honorable Richard Riley, former U.S. Secretary of Education; Senator Arlen Specter; the Honorable James B. Hunt, Jr.; Gov. Roy Barnes; Linda Darling-Hammond; and Gov. Ted Strickland. The James A. Kelly Award ...

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  4. A quarter of Specter's archives available for public viewingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | Philly.com

    With the death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, the nation may be in for another round of contentious confirmation hearings as a replacement is considered. The public could look to a large volume of records from the late Sen. Arlen Specter for clues on what to expect.

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  5. The Passing of a Memorable CharacterRead the original story

    Oct 15, 2012 | WBAL-AM Baltimore

    Arlen Specter was one of the most memorable politicians, and memorable characters, that I've covered in over 26 years in broadcast journalism. In fact, I have talked about him on this blog back in 2009, when the Republican senator from Pennsylvania switched parties and joined the Democrats.

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  6. Democratsa heavy hitters put clout on line in Senate primaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2016 | O-R Online

    ... for Republicans. His feuding with party elders during the 2010 campaign – including defeating the late Arlen Specter in the Democratic primary – was a strong enough signal that he is not a team player. As early as 2013, Sestak, 64, a ...

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  7. Democrats' heavy hitters put clout on line in Senate primaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2016 | The Hastings Tribune

    ... year for Republicans. His feuding with party elders during the 2010 campaign - including defeating the late Arlen Specter in the Democratic primary - was a strong enough signal that he is not a team player. As early as 2013, Sestak, 64, a former ...

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  8. Vegas' candid mayor and her husband, the ex-mob lawyer spouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | The Jewish News Weekly

    ... children) and was hired while still studying for the bar by then Philadelphia Assistant District Attorney Arlen Specter - later a U.S. senator - for a dollar an hour. That professional relationship is what eventually led the Goodmans to Las Vegas, ...

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  9. Sestak meets with supportersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2016 | Altoona Mirror

    ... fondly on his past fights against the Democratic establishment - including his 2010 primary battle with Arlen Specter, who had the backing of the national party machine. He said his strategy at that time, meeting frequently with voters rather than ...

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  10. Las Vegas' Jewish mayor talks about her city, how husband would love to run against TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | The Jewish Journal

    ... children) and was hired while still studying for the bar by then Philadelphia Assistant District Attorney Arlen Specter later a U.S. senator for a dollar an hour. "There was a wealthy Jewish widow by the name of Lulubell Rossman, who was murdered ... 1 comment

  11. The Passing of a Memorable CharacterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2012 | WBAL-AM Baltimore

    Arlen Specter was one of the most memorable politicians, and memorable characters, that I've covered in over 26 years in broadcast journalism. In fact, I have talked about him on this blog back in 2009, when the Republican senator from Pennsylvania switched parties and joined the Democrats.

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  12. Senator, author Arlen Spector dies at 82Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2012 | Examiner.com

    Former PA Senator Arlen Specter, shown here at his last appearance on Capitol Hill, has passed away from complications of the cancer he battlled. He was his own man, going his own way until the day he died.

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  13. Social media as stairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2016 | The Times-Tribune

    ... was also a strong year for Republicans in Pennsylvania. Tom Corbett won the attorney general seat, U.S. Sen. Arlen Specter won his last election as a Republican and President George W. Bush lost to Democratic Massachusetts U.S. Sen. John Kerry by ...

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  14. The Passing of a Memorable CharacterRead the original story

    Oct 15, 2012 | WBAL-AM Baltimore

    Arlen Specter was one of the most memorable politicians, and memorable characters, that I've covered in over 26 years in broadcast journalism. In fact, I have talked about him on this blog back in 2009, when the Republican senator from Pennsylvania switched parties and joined the Democrats.

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  15. Morning Digest: The prosecutor who nearly beat Scott Walker's Supreme Court ally is trying againRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | Swing State Project

    ... with Sestak for years. Sestak angered them when he successfully challenged party-switching incumbent Arlen Specter in the primary, and lots of insiders-rightly or wrong-feel that Sestak ran an amateurish race against Toomey that cost them a win. ...

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  16. Is America ready for a Jewish president?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2016 | Philly.com

    ... tactical, or practical? Two of the three previous Jewish candidates for president - Pennsylvania Sen. Arlen Specter in 1995 and Pennsylvania Gov. Milton Shapp in 1976 - were early flameouts, probably more because of policy and personality than ...

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  17. Almanac for Friday, Feb. 12, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | UPI

    ... in 1926 (age 90); Charles Van Doren, subject of U.S. TV quiz scandals, in 1926 (age 90); former U.S. Sen. Arlen Specter, D-Pa., in 1930; basketball Hall of Fame member Bill Russell in 1934 (age 82); actor Joe Don Baker in 1936 (age 80); author Judy ...

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  18. Why Bernie Sanders isn't embraced as 'the Jewish candidate'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | The Jewish News Weekly

    ... It's not that credible Jewish politicians haven't run for president before. There was Republican Sen. Arlen Specter in 1996 and Democratic Sen. Joseph Lieberman in 2004. But they were out of step with their parties and their candidacies went ...

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  19. Why Sanders' victory is no big deal to Jews - or AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | The Times of Israel

    ... It's not that credible Jewish politicians haven't run for president before. There was Republican Senator Arlen Specter in 1996 and Democratic Senator Joseph Lieberman in 2004. But they were out of step with their parties and their candidacies went ...

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  20. Sanders First Jewish Politician To Win A PrimaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2016 | OpEdNews

    ... House. "It's not that credible Jewish politicians haven't run for president before. There was Republican Sen. Arlen Specter in 1996 and Democratic Sen. Joseph Lieberman in 2004. But they were out of step with their parties and their candidacies went ...

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