Sen. Pat Toomey

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Sen. Toomey Gears Up For Republican-Controlled Senate

When the new Congress is sworn in this January, U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey, a Republican, will be in the majority party for his first time as senator.

11/07/2014

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Rep. Rothfus Optimistic Parties Will Come Together After Ending Shutdown

In sure sign the government shutdown is over, the doors to the popular Air and Space Museum were back open again Thursday afternoon.

10/17/2013

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Congress Approves Bill To End Government Shutdown, Avoid Default

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.

10/16/2013

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Senators Casey, Toomey Frustrated By Stalemate

Frustration seems to be more common in Washington than the ability to reach a bipartisan deal across party lines.

10/15/2013

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Toomey-Manchin Background Check Bill Fails To Win Supermajority In Senate

U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey took to the floor of the Senate Wednesday afternoon to defend his scaled back bill to require background checks of some, but not all, gun purchases.

04/17/2013

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With Difficulty, Local Citizens Present Anti-Gun Violence Petitions To Toomey’s Office

Local representatives of Mayors Against Illegal Guns tried to deliver petitions to U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey’s Pittsburgh office Friday morning, but it turned out to be more difficult than expected.

04/05/2013

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911th Airlift Wing To Stay Open Through 2014

Officials have announced that the 911th Airlift Wing will remain open at least through 2014.

03/13/2013

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911th Airlift Wing’s Future Could Be Revealed On Wednesday

The fate of the 911th Airlift Wing in Moon Township could be announced on Wednesday, members of Congress tell KDKA.

03/12/2013

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Wednesday’s KDKA Afternoon News: Sen. Toomey, Weather Update & More

To busy to catch the Wednesday edition of the KDKA Afternoon News? Maybe you want to hear that interview you enjoyed one more time? Well here’s a recap of Wednesday’s show.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–10/24/2012

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Verizon Workers Rally At Station Square, March To Downtown

Striking Verizon workers gathered for a rally in front of Sen. Pat Toomey’s office in Station Square and then marched to company’s headquarters downtown.

08/18/2011

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U.S. Senators Wager Local Food On Super Bowl XLV

PITTSBURGH (KDKA/AP) — Two newly elected United States senators have made a friendly wager on Super Bowl XLV. Republican Senators Ron Johnson of Wisconsin and Pat Toomey of Pennsylvania have put each city’s local food […]

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