Job security for steelworkers in the Mon Valley has been an issue for decades but just this week, the chairman of US Steel announced layoffs and predicted more layoffs so a trade agreement now being debated in Washington takes on high priority.
Former Pennsylvania Governor Tom Ridge is endorsing a candidate for the 2016 presidential election.
As concerns over Ebola continue to spread, Pennsylvania lawmakers are weighing in on how the virus is being handled.
As the nation grapples with Ebola, Sen. Bob Casey teamed up with doctors and specialists from UPMC Presbyterian Hospital Friday morning to discuss how prepared we are.
A disturbing number of female students will be victims of sexual assault or attempted sexual assault this year. Now, Sen. Bob Casey is calling for action on campuses.
Lawmakers ended the government shutdown earlier this week with a last minute deal, but it could all happen again early next year if a long-term deal isn’t reached.
In sure sign the government shutdown is over, the doors to the popular Air and Space Museum were back open again Thursday afternoon.
Congress has passed legislation to reopen the partially-shuttered federal government and avert a potentially disastrous default on U.S. obligations, clearing the measure for President Barack Obama’s promised signature.
While President Barack Obama debates the timing of his reaction to the alleged use of chemical weapons in Syria, local members of Congress weighed in here in Pittsburgh.
A sixth death from legionella bacteria — possibly linked to the Veterans Administration Hospital in Pittsburgh — has prompted U.S. Sen. Bob Casey to call on the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) to re-examine all cases of legionnaire’s disease in the Pittsburgh area.
Rob Pratte was joined by Congressman Keith Rothfus to discuss America’s issues from immigration to jobs.
A local man received a prestigious honor in Washington, D.C. today.
Rob Pratte gets a political perspective on current issues with Senator Bob Casey and Congressman Tim Murphy.
The Office of Inspector General will start its investigation Monday, the Department of Veteran’s Affairs said.
In the wake of Newtown, there is talk of an assault-style weapon ban in congress — and now one in Pennsylvania.