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Rep. Tom Marino (R-PA) (L) speaks during a news conference about the budget continuing resolution passed by the House near midnight with Speaker of the House Rep. John Boehner (R-OH) (C) and Rep. Lou Barletta (R-PA) September 23, 2011 in Washington, DC. The Republicans said that Senate Majority Leader Sen. Harry Reid (D-NV) is playing politics when he says the bill does not include enough money for disaster relief and will not take up the legislation. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Pa. Congressman Staffer Arrested For Carrying Handgun To Capitol

A staff member for a Pennsylvania congressman was arrested Friday after carrying a handgun and magazine into the Cannon House Office building, U.S. Capitol Police said.

07/18/2014

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Former Local Congressman William Coyne Dies

A former democratic US Congressman who represented the Pittsburgh area for more than two decades has died.

11/03/2013

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Jack Wagner Picks Up Support In Mayoral Campaign

Former State auditor Jack Wagner picked up more support in the bid to become Pittsburgh’s next mayor.

04/26/2013

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Local Congressmen Weigh In On Sequester

They are the largest across-the-board federal spending cuts in history. President Obama signed the order setting them into motion Friday night. Now, some local congressmen are weighing in.

03/02/2013

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Local Congressmen On Gun Control In Wake Of Connecticut Shootings

In the wake of the latest mass killing of school children, many Americans feel exactly as the President when he spoke Sunday night at a memorial service in Connecticut.

12/17/2012

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KDKA Political Editor Jon Delano Interviews Paul Ryan

KDKA Political Editor Jon Delano sits down with soon-to-be Republican Vice Presidential nominee, Congressman Paul Ryan.

08/22/2012

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Local Democrats, Republicans React To Romney’s V.P. Pick

The Republican ticket is now all but set in the race for the White House as presidential candidate Mitt Romney revealed his running mate, Wisconsin Congressman Paul Ryan, Saturday morning.

08/11/2012

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Congressman Mike Kelly’s Speech Inspires “USA” Chants

KDKA Radio’s Mike Pintek talks with Erie Congressman Mike Kelly about a passionate speech he gave on American business.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–07/27/2012

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Doyle Comments On “Terrorist” Remarks

Tea Party “terrorists?” Democratic Congressman Mike Doyle told KDKA’s Adam Kirk Tuesday morning that he did, in fact, refer to the conservative group of Republicans as terrorists during a closed door meeting Monday with Vice President Joe Biden.

08/02/2011

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Congressman Doyle Talks About His “Tea Party Terrorists” Remarks

During a Monday, closed-door caucus meeting on the debt ceiling, Congressman Mike Doyle, from Pennsylvania, likened negotiating with Republican Tea Party members to dealing with terrorists, to which Vice President Joe Biden was said to agree.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–08/02/2011

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Local Politicians Weigh In On Debt Deal

After months of contentious debate, President Obama and Congressional leaders announced the historic agreement to raise the debt ceiling and pull the nation back from the brink of financial default; but is the new deal bad for Pennsylvania and other states?

08/01/2011

Obituaries, obituary, obit

Former Congressman Frank Mascara Passes Away

Former United States Rep. Frank Mascara has died. He was 81.

07/10/2011

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Congressman Murphy Gauges Local Opinions On Gas Prices

You have likely seen lower prices around the area as the wholesale cost of gasoline has dropped significantly in the past week. Despite the lower prices, they are still far from affordable and many people say they have had to make changes in their personal lives because of pain at the pump.

05/20/2011

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