U.S. Senate Clears Way For Global War On Terrorism MemorialBoth chambers of Congress approved a bill that clears a path for the creation of a Global War on Terrorism Memorial in the nation's capital.
Senate Rejects Proposal For 'Obamacare' RepealThe Republican-run Senate has rejected a GOP proposal to scuttle President Barack Obama's health care law and give Congress two years to devise a replacement.
House Punishes Russia, Blocks Trump From Waiving PenaltiesThe House has overwhelmingly backed a new package of sanctions against Moscow that prohibits President Donald Trump from waiving the penalties without first getting permission from Congress.
Doctors: Sen. John McCain Has Brain TumorDoctors say Arizona Sen. John McCain has a brain tumor associated with a blood clot that was removed last week.
Angry Sen. Bob Casey Unloads On GOP Health Care PlanOften considered the most laid-back, softest-spoken man in the U.S. Senate, Bob Casey is exploding over the Republican health care bill.
County Officials Urge State Lawmakers To Pass Budget On TimeRepublican lawmakers, who control the state legislature, are divided over how to fund an agreed-upon $31.9 billion state budget that's supposed to be in place by Saturday, July 1.
Senate GOP Leaders Delay Health Care VoteSenate Republican leaders shelved a vote on their prized health care bill Tuesday until at least next month, forced to retreat by a GOP rebellion that left them lacking enough votes to even begin debate.
Budget Office: Senate Health Bill Adds 22 Million UninsuredThe Senate Republican health care bill would leave 22 million more Americans uninsured in 2026 than under President Barack Obama’s health care law, the Congressional Budget Office estimated Monday, in a blow to GOP leaders’ hopes of pushing the plan through the chamber this week.
AG Sessions Denies Improper Russia Contacts During Senate HearingAttorney General Jeff Sessions told a Senate panel he did not have a third meeting with Russian ambassador.
Bill To Control Public Assistance For Sex Offenders Passes State HouseA bill that would make convicted sex offenders who aren't complying with Megan's Law ineligible for public assistance has easily passed the Pennsylvania House of Representatives.
Pa. House Votes To Restore Minimum SentencesThe state House has again passed legislation to restore mandatory minimum sentences in Pennsylvania.
Senate Democrats Have Votes To Filibuster Supreme Court Nominee, Neil GorsuchSenate Democrats now have enough votes to try to block Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch with a filibuster, setting up a showdown with Republicans who plan to confirm him anyway.
State Senate Moves Bill To Fix Unemployment Compensation MessThe Senate Wednesday voted overwhelmingly to authorize $15 million to at least temporarily alleviate long delays for people calling to apply for benefits.
Pa. Rep. Rick Saccone Wants To Take On Sen. Bob CaseyHe’s not yet a household name, but U.S. Senate candidate Rick Saccone may be best known for his campaign to bring back the motto – “In God We Trust” -- to public buildings and schools.
Ransomware Attack Hits Pennsylvania Senate DemocratsPennsylvania's Senate Democrats say they are in contact with the FBI after a "ransomware" cyberattack shut down their computer systems.