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U.S. Rep. Conor Lamb talks goals to reduce methane emissions from natural gas infrastructure

BY: - March 29, 2021

Lamb said he's always believed the country should have a natural gas industry, but that “it has to be well regulated.”

Pa.’s U.S. House delegation splits along party lines on sweeping voting rights package

BY: - March 4, 2021

Even though Democrats control Congress and the White House, their slim majority in a 50-50 Senate is not enough to enact into law a massive package that tackles dark money in campaigns, voter suppression and election security that requires 60 votes rather than a simple majority.

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As Congress starts sprint on COVID relief bill, Pa.’s Casey, Evans push minimum wage hike | Tuesday Morning Coffee

BY: - February 23, 2021

'How can we be the greatest country when our essential workers aren’t being protected?' one worker asks as the Fight for $15 intensifies.

Vanquished W. Pa. congressional hopeful, who’s part of of GOP ballot suit, praised mail-in voting earlier this year

BY: - November 23, 2020

In April, the former GOP congressional hopeful said the state's mail-in balloting law put "in place" a system that "can safeguard public health & protect the voting process." He encouraged people to "use it!"

In W. Pa., Biden, Shapiro dominate, even as GOP notches gains | Analysis

BY: - November 12, 2020

Republicans in some statewide row offices and in local state legislative seats performed extremely well within Allegheny County.

Pa. Reps. Perry, Kelly vote ‘no’ to condemn QAnon

BY: - October 2, 2020

Other members of Pennsylvania’s congressional delegation voted to condemn the conspiracy group.

W.Pa. GOP congressional hopeful: Vets’ organizations create ‘unhealthy entitlement’ mindset

BY: - August 25, 2020

Republican Sean Parnell, who spoke during the opening night of the Republican National Convention, is challening U.S. Rep. Conor Lamb, D-17th District.

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New rankings list moves Pa’s Fitzpatrick to ‘leans Republican’; Lamb to ‘likely Democratic’ | Friday Morning Coffee

BY: - July 3, 2020

A new rankings list by University of Virginia political sage Larry Sabato has three signs of encouragement for Democrats, and perhaps two signs of concern.

Pa.’s Wild, Lamb vote against $3T COVID-19 relief bill that’s been declared ‘dead on arrival’ in Senate

BY: and - May 16, 2020

Two Pennsylvania Democrats split from their party late Friday to vote against a a massive $3 trillion relief bill aimed at blunting the health and economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Pa. Sen. Bob Casey scores 100 on enviro group’s report card; Toomey gets a 0

BY: - March 12, 2020

The grades, awarded by the League of Conservation Voters, track lawmakers' support across a broad range of subject areas, including energy, climate change, public health, public lands and wildlife conservation. The advocacy group has issued its annual report card since 1970.

U.S. House votes to limit Trump’s war authority (again). Here’s how Pa. lawmakers voted.

BY: and - January 30, 2020

WASHINGTON — The U.S. House voted Thursday to repeal the 2002 authorization for the use of military force that allowed the George W. Bush administration to wage war against Saddam Hussein’s government in Iraq.  Most House Democrats joined 11 Republicans and one independent to approve a resolution to approve the repeal amid concerns about escalating […]

Pa. Reps. Lamb, Houlahan endorse Joe Biden for president

BY: - January 6, 2020

Biden now has received the endorsements of U.S. Sen. Bob Casey, D-Pa.,  and five of Pennsylvania’s nine Congressional Democrats.