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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Regional briefs, May 28, 2016said the investigation is continuing. — BOB KALINOWSKI VA talks about mental
Regional briefs, May 28, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 12 hours ago
said the investigation is continuing. — BOB KALINOWSKI VA talks about mental health PLAINS TWP. — Democratic U.S. Sen. Bob Casey visited the Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center to talk about mental health services for veterans. The... Read more
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examiner.com
Rep. Robin Kelly sponsors H.Res. 753; June National Gun Violence Awareness MonthHirono (D-HI), Al Franken (D-MN), Chris Coons (D-DE), Tim Kaine (D-VA), Richard
Rep. Robin Kelly sponsors H.Res. 753; June National Gun Violence Awareness Month
examiner.com / Posted 19 hours ago
Hirono (D-HI), Al Franken (D-MN), Chris Coons (D-DE), Tim Kaine (D-VA), Richard Blumenthal (D-CT), Barbara Boxer (D-CA), Bob Casey (D-PA), Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI), Patty Murray (D-WA), Chris Murphy (D-CT), Cory Booker (D-NJ) and Jack Reed... Read more
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The Mercury News
Senator Dianne Feinstein betting on SharksCalifornia senator Dianne Feinstein is wagering California chardonnay while her
Senator Dianne Feinstein betting on Sharks
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
California senator Dianne Feinstein is wagering California chardonnay while her colleague from Pennsylvania, senator Bob Casey, is putting up Wigle Whiskey, which is based in Pittsburgh. "The Penguins have been the hottest team in hockey since... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Short sellers circle Alibaba amid SEC probemore than 10 percent of Alibaba's free float, as of the last bi-monthly data fr
Short sellers circle Alibaba amid SEC probe
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
more than 10 percent of Alibaba's free float, as of the last bi-monthly data from the New York Stock Exchange. Senator Bob Casey, a Pennsylvania Democrat who raised concerns about Alibaba and Chinese IPOs in 2014, applauded the investigation.... Read more
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Reuters
Short sellers circle Alibaba amid SEC probemore than 10 percent of Alibaba's free float, as of the last bi-monthly data fr
Short sellers circle Alibaba amid SEC probe
Reuters / Posted yesterday
more than 10 percent of Alibaba's free float, as of the last bi-monthly data from the New York Stock Exchange. Senator Bob Casey, a Pennsylvania Democrat who raised concerns about Alibaba and Chinese IPOs in 2014, applauded the investigation.... Read more
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The Morning Call
US Sen. Bob Casey testifies at colleague's corruption trialPHILADELPHIA — Democratic U.S. Sen. Bob Casey of Pennsylvania testified for the
US Sen. Bob Casey testifies at colleague's corruption trial
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
PHILADELPHIA — Democratic U.S. Sen. Bob Casey of Pennsylvania testified for the prosecution Thursday in the trial of a congressman accused of trying to land an ambassadorship for a friend in exchange for a bribe. "The request was for an... Read more
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Philly.com
In Fattah trial, Casey testifies for first time in a criminal caseU.S. Sen. Bob Casey told a federal jury Thursday that Chaka Fattah wrote to him
In Fattah trial, Casey testifies for first time in a criminal case
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
U.S. Sen. Bob Casey told a federal jury Thursday that Chaka Fattah wrote to him in 2008 hoping to earn his support for a lobbyist seeking an appointment as an ambassador from the Obama White House. But Casey knew nothing at the time about... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Dairy farmers call for action to restore milk pricescalled for reviving a U.S. Senate bill that would give the USDA secretary autho
Dairy farmers call for action to restore milk prices
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
called for reviving a U.S. Senate bill that would give the USDA secretary authority to set the price for milk. U.S. Sen. Bob Casey, D-Scranton, introduced the bill in 2011, but it stalled in the Senate agriculture, nutrition and forestry... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Training center receives fundingAt the beginning of May, Senator Bob Casey (Pa-D) announced in a press release
Training center receives funding
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
At the beginning of May, Senator Bob Casey (Pa-D) announced in a press release that the Federal Emergency Management Agency under the Department of Homeland Security awarded the academy $104,721 in grants for training purposes. The release stated... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Letters to the Editora kidney transplant. In 2015, 17,878 kidney transplants were performed and 5,62
Letters to the Editor
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
a kidney transplant. In 2015, 17,878 kidney transplants were performed and 5,628 were from living donors. I hope that Sen. Bob Casey, Sen. Pat Toomey and others in Congress will join in co-sponsoring this important legislation. I thank U.S. Rep.... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
your opiniona kidney transplant. In 2015, 17,878 kidney transplants were performed and 5,62
your opinion
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
a kidney transplant. In 2015, 17,878 kidney transplants were performed and 5,628 were from living donors. I hope that Sen. Bob Casey, Sen. Pat Toomey and others in Congress will join in co-sponsoring this important legislation. I thank U.S. Rep.... Read more
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FOX News
Who was really the first Ford Mustang owner?the first produced. Serial number 100001, the first of the sequence, is in the
Who was really the first Ford Mustang owner?
FOX News / Posted 5 days ago
the first produced. Serial number 100001, the first of the sequence, is in the Henry Ford museum in Dearborn, Mich. But Bob Casey, the museum’s former curator of transportation, doesn’t believe it was first built, reasoning that the first car... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Marino, Thompson vote for Zika virus responsefor the fiscal year ending Sept. 30 and for other purposes. Voting yes were U.S
Marino, Thompson vote for Zika virus response
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
for the fiscal year ending Sept. 30 and for other purposes. Voting yes were U.S. Sens. Pat Toomey, R-Zionsville, and Bob Casey, D-Scranton. U.S. House voted 241-184 to pass the Zika Response Appropriations Act of 2016 to provide fiscal year... Read more
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Philly.com
Jobs ensure that ex-inmates get second chanceBy Bob Casey A bipartisan movement has emerged to make our criminal justice sy
Jobs ensure that ex-inmates get second chance
Philly.com / Posted 8 days ago
By Bob Casey A bipartisan movement has emerged to make our criminal justice system fairer and more effective. The broad consensus is that our system should be better structured to deter crimes without giving up on everyone who commits them, and... Read more
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Roll Call
In Senate Takeover, Leaders Would Skew YoungerArmed Services; Washington’s Patty Murray, 65, at Appropriations; Ohio’s Sherro
In Senate Takeover, Leaders Would Skew Younger
Roll Call / Posted 9 days ago
Armed Services; Washington’s Patty Murray, 65, at Appropriations; Ohio’s Sherrod Brown, 63, at Banking; and Pennsylvania’s Bob Casey, 56, at HELP. Just a number In fairness, the old adage that “age is just a number” finds plenty of supporting... Read more
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Roll Call
Forum on Supreme Court Nominee Draws Crowd — But No Republicansjudicial temperament, expertise, even his musical tastes. "And this hearing is
Forum on Supreme Court Nominee Draws Crowd — But No Republicans
Roll Call / Posted 10 days ago
judicial temperament, expertise, even his musical tastes. "And this hearing is no substitute for the real thing.” Sen. Bob Casey, D-Pa., later clarified, “It’s a public meeting, not a hearing.” Wednesday's exercise was all part of a broader... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Feds put access at risktreatments that save lives. This experiment is the worst thing we could do to
Feds put access at risk
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
treatments that save lives. This experiment is the worst thing we could do to our nation’s fight against cancer. Sen. Bob Casey and his colleagues must help us say no to government-dictated cancer care, and yes to finding thoughtful solutions... Read more
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The Express-Times
Toomey has good record on federal judge appointmentsjob in fulfilling that pledge. Since joining the Senate in 2011, Toomey has wo
Toomey has good record on federal judge appointments
The Express-Times / Posted 10 days ago
job in fulfilling that pledge. Since joining the Senate in 2011, Toomey has worked with his Democratic colleague, Sen. Bob Casey, to fill 16 vacancies on Pennsylvania's federal bench. This is no small feat. Only two states – the much larger... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Wilderness is out westArctic National Wildlife Refuge is proposed for wilderness designation in a bil
Wilderness is out west
Warren Times Observer / Posted 11 days ago
Arctic National Wildlife Refuge is proposed for wilderness designation in a bill co-sponsored by Pennsylvania's own Senator Bob Casey. Just maybe the honorable senator understands there is no wilderness remaining in his home state. The World... Read more
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TribLIVE
Southwestern Pa. freight railways receive $16.5M from state for projectsWhite House in the wake of that accident requested $1.9 billion to improve pass
Southwestern Pa. freight railways receive $16.5M from state for projects
TribLIVE / Posted 11 days ago
White House in the wake of that accident requested $1.9 billion to improve passenger railway safety. Sen. Bob Casey, D-Scranton echoed the need for increased passenger train safety funding last week, according to a Pennsylvania... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Home repairs in city, lighting contract for county among votesfiscal year ending September 30, 2016, and for other purposes. Voting yes were
Home repairs in city, lighting contract for county among votes
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
fiscal year ending September 30, 2016, and for other purposes. Voting yes were U.S. Senators Pat Toomey, R-Zionsville, and Bob Casey, D-Scranton. The U.S. House of Representatives voted 400 to 5 to pass the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act... Read more
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The Brown and White
Toomey two-faced on federal judge vacanciesright fit for the high court. Still, if Toomey wanted to make a sensible pitch
Toomey two-faced on federal judge vacancies
The Brown and White / Posted 13 days ago
right fit for the high court. Still, if Toomey wanted to make a sensible pitch for fair play he could have done what Sen. Bob Casey did — call upon McConnell to schedule votes for all the federal judge candidates who have committee approval. Fair... Read more
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Philly.com
Tiptoeing around Trump's shadowTrump. "In some ways, the agenda of the Republican caucus is the personificati
Tiptoeing around Trump's shadow
Philly.com / Posted 13 days ago
Trump. "In some ways, the agenda of the Republican caucus is the personification of the candidacy of Donald Trump," Sen. Bob Casey (D., Pa.) said at a Washington news conference last week, where he and others argued that Republican lawmakers... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Vermont to require drug makers to explain price increasesinfection. Turing raised the price from $13.50 to $750 per pill. At a U.S. Sen
Vermont to require drug makers to explain price increases
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 13 days ago
infection. Turing raised the price from $13.50 to $750 per pill. At a U.S. Senate Finance Committee hearing in March, Sen. Bob Casey, a Pennsylvania Democrat, called that move "pure evil." Bob Messing pointed to a Harvoni predecessor, also made by... Read more
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TribLIVE
Vermont poised to require drug companies to explain price increasesinfection. Turing raised the price from $13.50 to $750 per pill. At a U.S. Sen
Vermont poised to require drug companies to explain price increases
TribLIVE / Posted 13 days ago
infection. Turing raised the price from $13.50 to $750 per pill. At a U.S. Senate Finance Committee hearing in March, Sen. Bob Casey, D-Scranton, called that move “pure evil.” Bob Messing pointed to a Harvoni predecessor, also made by Gilead:... Read more
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CTV News
Vermont to require drug makers to explain price increasesinfection. Turing raised the price from $13.50 to $750 per pill. At a U.S. Sen
Vermont to require drug makers to explain price increases
CTV News / Posted 13 days ago
infection. Turing raised the price from $13.50 to $750 per pill. At a U.S. Senate Finance Committee hearing in March, Sen. Bob Casey, a Pennsylvania Democrat, called that move "pure evil." Bob Messing pointed to a Harvoni predecessor, also made by... Read more
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Daily Herald
Vermont to require drug makers to explain price increasesinfection. Turing raised the price from $13.50 to $750 per pill. At a U.S. Sen
Vermont to require drug makers to explain price increases
Daily Herald / Posted 14 days ago
infection. Turing raised the price from $13.50 to $750 per pill. At a U.S. Senate Finance Committee hearing in March, Sen. Bob Casey, a Pennsylvania Democrat, called that move "pure evil." Bob Messing pointed to a Harvoni predecessor, also made by... Read more
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The Mercury News
Vermont to become first state to require drug makers to explain price increasesinfection. Turing raised the price from $13.50 to $750 per pill. At a U.S. Sen
Vermont to become first state to require drug makers to explain price increases
The Mercury News / Posted 14 days ago
infection. Turing raised the price from $13.50 to $750 per pill. At a U.S. Senate Finance Committee hearing in March, Sen. Bob Casey, a Pennsylvania Democrat, called that move "pure evil." Bob Messing pointed to a Harvoni predecessor, also made by... Read more
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Boston Globe
Vermont to require drug makers to explain price increasesinfection. Turing raised the price from $13.50 to $750 per pill. At a U.S. Sen
Vermont to require drug makers to explain price increases
Boston Globe / Posted 14 days ago
infection. Turing raised the price from $13.50 to $750 per pill. At a U.S. Senate Finance Committee hearing in March, Sen. Bob Casey, a Pennsylvania Democrat, called that move “pure evil.” Bob Messing pointed to a Harvoni predecessor, also made by... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Vermont to require drug makers to explain price increasesinfection. Turing raised the price from $13.50 to $750 per pill. At a U.S. Sen
Vermont to require drug makers to explain price increases
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 14 days ago
infection. Turing raised the price from $13.50 to $750 per pill. At a U.S. Senate Finance Committee hearing in March, Sen. Bob Casey, a Pennsylvania Democrat, called that move "pure evil." Bob Messing pointed to a Harvoni predecessor, also made by... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Vermont to require drug makers to explain price increasesinfection. Turing raised the price from $13.50 to $750 per pill. At a U.S. Sen
Vermont to require drug makers to explain price increases
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 14 days ago
infection. Turing raised the price from $13.50 to $750 per pill. At a U.S. Senate Finance Committee hearing in March, Sen. Bob Casey, a Pennsylvania Democrat, called that move "pure evil." Bob Messing pointed to a Harvoni predecessor, also made by... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Vermont to require drug makers to explain price increasesinfection. Turing raised the price from $13.50 to $750 per pill. At a U.S. Sen
Vermont to require drug makers to explain price increases
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
infection. Turing raised the price from $13.50 to $750 per pill. At a U.S. Senate Finance Committee hearing in March, Sen. Bob Casey, a Pennsylvania Democrat, called that move "pure evil." Bob Messing pointed to a Harvoni predecessor, also made by... Read more
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Island Packet
Vermont to require drug makers to explain price increasesinfection. Turing raised the price from $13.50 to $750 per pill. At a U.S. Sen
Vermont to require drug makers to explain price increases
Island Packet / Posted 14 days ago
infection. Turing raised the price from $13.50 to $750 per pill. At a U.S. Senate Finance Committee hearing in March, Sen. Bob Casey, a Pennsylvania Democrat, called that move "pure evil." Bob Messing pointed to a Harvoni predecessor, also made by... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Vermont to require drug makers to explain price increasesinfection. Turing raised the price from $13.50 to $750 per pill. At a U.S. Sen
Vermont to require drug makers to explain price increases
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 14 days ago
infection. Turing raised the price from $13.50 to $750 per pill. At a U.S. Senate Finance Committee hearing in March, Sen. Bob Casey, a Pennsylvania Democrat, called that move "pure evil." Bob Messing pointed to a Harvoni predecessor, also made by... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Vermont to require drug makers to explain price increasesinfection. Turing raised the price from $13.50 to $750 per pill. At a U.S. Sen
Vermont to require drug makers to explain price increases
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 14 days ago
infection. Turing raised the price from $13.50 to $750 per pill. At a U.S. Senate Finance Committee hearing in March, Sen. Bob Casey, a Pennsylvania Democrat, called that move "pure evil." Bob Messing pointed to a Harvoni predecessor, also made by... Read more
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The Morning Call
With Bethlehem Area already on board, Lehigh Valley school districts to gear up for Obama's transgender directivethem. And above all, there is no reason to stigmatize them or set them up for o
With Bethlehem Area already on board, Lehigh Valley school districts to gear up for Obama's transgender directive
The Morning Call / Posted 14 days ago
them. And above all, there is no reason to stigmatize them or set them up for ostracism in schools." Democratic U.S. Sen. Bob Casey had signed on to a letter sent earlier this month urging the federal education secretary to issue guidelines like... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Amtrak funding request justifiedeconomy, spending $200 million annually on procurement and employing more than
Amtrak funding request justified
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
economy, spending $200 million annually on procurement and employing more than 2,600 Pennsylvanians, according to Sen. Bob Casey. In fiscal 2015, Amtrak revenues totaled $3.2 billion, against expenses of $4.3 billion. Detractors complain about... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bob Casey seeks to link Senate GOP, Donald TrumpPennsylvania U.S. Sen. Bob Casey told reporters that Senate Republicans are in
Bob Casey seeks to link Senate GOP, Donald Trump
The Morning Call / Posted 15 days ago
Pennsylvania U.S. Sen. Bob Casey told reporters that Senate Republicans are in step with Trump’s ideology on opposing immigration reform, in their approach to fighting ISIS, in seeking to repeal Obamacare, and in not putting forward economic policies... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Iowa case shows age discrimination persists, despite lawbipartisan legislation to undo the Supreme Court decision of FBL vs. Financial
Iowa case shows age discrimination persists, despite law
Op-Ed News / Posted 16 days ago
bipartisan legislation to undo the Supreme Court decision of FBL vs. Financial Services in 2012, and last year Sens. Bob Casey, D-Pa., and Mark Kirk, R-Ill., introduced similar legislation "to clean up after Supreme Court decision that... Read more
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Philly.com
A year later, crucial Amtrak crash questions remainjust has to be a huge priority and needs to be implemented as soon as possible,
A year later, crucial Amtrak crash questions remain
Philly.com / Posted 16 days ago
just has to be a huge priority and needs to be implemented as soon as possible," she said. On Wednesday, U.S. Sen. Bob Casey (D., Pa.) urged Congress to fund Amtrak at the $1.9 billion amount the Obama administration has requested. Congress... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Children of Fallen Heroes Scholarship Act supported by both PA Senatorsmade it easier for children of fallen first responders to achieve higher educat
Children of Fallen Heroes Scholarship Act supported by both PA Senators
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 17 days ago
made it easier for children of fallen first responders to achieve higher education. A bill authored by U.S. Senators Bob Casey (D-Pa.), Pat Toomey (R-Pa.), Joe Donnelly (D-Ind.), and Susan Collins (R-Maine) to increase the amount of Pell... Read more
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Philly.com
Safety agency could sue Ikea over dresser stability, official saysby this, and I think we can do more." 215-854-2730 @TriciaNadolny Members of
Safety agency could sue Ikea over dresser stability, official says
Philly.com / Posted 17 days ago
by this, and I think we can do more." 215-854-2730 @TriciaNadolny Members of Congress urge Ikea dresser recall Sen. Bob Casey (D., Pa.) joined two other members of Congress Tuesday urging a full recall of Ikea's Malm dressers and a deeper... Read more
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The Hill
House takes first step on opioids billsHill hosts an event on rare diseases featuring remarks from Chairman Fred Upton
House takes first step on opioids bills
The Hill / Posted 17 days ago
Hill hosts an event on rare diseases featuring remarks from Chairman Fred Upton (R-Mich.) and Sen. Bob Casey (D-Pa.). http://bit.ly/1WZkln0 The House Energy and Commerce health subcommittee holds a hearing on alternatives... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Casey wants unrestricted travel to Cuba for AmericansU.S. Senator Bob Casey (D-PA) is cosponsoring Freedom to Travel to Cuba Act, wh
Casey wants unrestricted travel to Cuba for Americans
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 17 days ago
U.S. Senator Bob Casey (D-PA) is cosponsoring Freedom to Travel to Cuba Act, which would allow Americans unrestricted travel to Cuba. "In December 2015, President Obama announced significant changes to the United States policy towards Cuba," said... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Sen. Casey to call for increase in Amtrak fundingThis week marks one year since the deadly Amtrak derailment in Philadelphia. On
Sen. Casey to call for increase in Amtrak funding
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 18 days ago
This week marks one year since the deadly Amtrak derailment in Philadelphia. On Wednesday, United States Senator Bob Casey will ask Congress to increase funding for Amtrak. During the conference call, Casey will ask his fellow lawmakers to fund... Read more
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Roll Call
Word on the Hill: Downward-Doggers Coming to the Hilland Sen. Harkin played a major role in championing the legislation through Cong
Word on the Hill: Downward-Doggers Coming to the Hill
Roll Call / Posted 18 days ago
and Sen. Harkin played a major role in championing the legislation through Congress,” said Pennsylvania Democratic Sen. Bob Casey, who will be speaking at the award ceremony along with Reps. Jim Langevin, D-R.I., and Cathy McMorris Rodgers,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Pharmacies key in fight against opiate addictionother changes in national drug policy. Citing a report that more deaths occur
Pharmacies key in fight against opiate addiction
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 18 days ago
other changes in national drug policy. Citing a report that more deaths occur from overdoses than motor vehicles, U.S. Sen Bob Casey, a Democrat, last year backed bills that allow wider use of Suboxone to treat addicts and that provide grants for... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Letters to the Editorstaff for anesthesia in the practices of Philadelphia’s abortionist Kermit Gosn
Letters to the Editor
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
staff for anesthesia in the practices of Philadelphia’s abortionist Kermit Gosnell? The letter absolves “pro-life” Sen. Bob Casey for his support of Planned Parenthood’s contraception services with government money. That organization is also the... Read more
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Boston Globe
How one Bostonian sparked controversy at the 1968 Kentucky DerbyGovernor’s Gold Cup at Bowie, Fuller, an admirer of the recently assassinated D
How one Bostonian sparked controversy at the 1968 Kentucky Derby
Boston Globe / Posted 21 days ago
Governor’s Gold Cup at Bowie, Fuller, an admirer of the recently assassinated Dr. Martin Luther King, told [farm manager Bob Casey], ‘Bob, if we’re lucky enough to win this, I’m going to give the purse to Mrs. King,’” according to a July 21, 1981... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
YOUR OPINIONstaff for anesthesia in the practices of Philadelphia’s abortionist Kermit Gosn
YOUR OPINION
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
staff for anesthesia in the practices of Philadelphia’s abortionist Kermit Gosnell? The letter absolves “pro-life” Sen. Bob Casey for his support of Planned Parenthood’s contraception services with government money. That organization is also the... Read more
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