Democrat Mike Crossey Announces Congressional Run Against Tim MurphyDemocrat Mike Crossey announced his candidacy for Congress on Monday, and he took on incumbent Republican Tim Murphy directly.
Former PSEA Leader To Run Against Congressman Tim MurphyWhen Republican U.S. Rep. Tim Murphy voted for the Republican health care bill, it was, for Democrat Mike Crossey, “The straw that broke the camel's back.”
The Ballgame Goes On: Local Members Of Congress React To Shooting AttackAn early morning practice for the annual Congressional baseball game is the last place to expect gun violence, says U.S. Rep. Mike Doyle of Forest Hills, who manages the Democrats' baseball team.
President Trump Warns House GOP Over Health Care BillPresident Trump met Tuesday with the House GOP to talk about dismantling and replacing the Affordable Care Act. Trump is trying to get more Republicans to sign on to the replacement for "Obamacare."
Local Congressmen Attack Town Hall Meetings As Source Of DisruptionAs citizens across the nation demand that members of Congress hold public town hall meetings, some Republican lawmakers have shot back against the idea.
Rep. Murphy: Obamacare Has Been A Financial DisasterU.S. Rep. Tim Murphy tells the KDKA Morning News that Obamacare has been a financial disaster with pricey insurance plans and huge deductibles for many recipients.
President Obama To Sign Congressman Murphy's Mental Health Bill TodayPittsburgh-area Congressman Tim Murphy is in Washington today to watch President Barack Obama sign the 21st Century Cures healthcare reform package.
Congressman Tim Murphy's Mental Health Bill AdvancesThe U.S. House has overwhelmingly approved Congressman Tim Murphy's mental health reform bill. The Senate is expected to vote on the measure next week.
U.S. Congressman Tim Murphy Saves Man's LifeUnited States Congressman Tim Murphy used his CPR training to save an unresponsive mail clerk.
Local Advocates Demanding Action Regarding EpiPen PricesLocal and national health care advocates are demanding change.
Doyle Leads Local Rally For Congressional Action On Gun ViolenceIf Republican House Speaker Paul Ryan refuses to schedule an up-or-down vote on “No Fly No Buy” for terrorists and universal background checks for gun purchases, another sit-in like that last week in the House is likely.
Vote On Rep. Murphy's Mental Health Bill Expected Next WeekRep. Tim Murphy has been working on his Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act since December 2012 and when Congress reconvenes next week it could finally be up for a vote.
Rep. Murphy's Mental Health Bill Gains Major SupportU.S. Rep. Tim Murphy, an Upper St. Clair Republican, has been working on his mental health reform bill for years. Now, he's getting the support from the Speaker of the House.
Local Religious Leaders Offer Sanctuary To Syrian RefugeesAn organization that represents thousands of congregations in the Pittsburgh area has come out in a proposal by Mayor Bill Peduto to bring Syrian refugees to Pittsburgh.
Oregon Tragedy Spurs Rep. Murphy To Re-Double Efforts To Pass Mental Health BillFor U.S. Rep. Tim Murphy, an Upper St. Clair Republican, the issue of gun violence and mental health has become very personal.