Pa.’s Toomey, Casey split on bipartisan Senate vote to limit Trump’s war-making authority

BY: - February 13, 2020

The White House vowed to veto the rare bipartisan rebuke issued by the Senate in response to the American assassination of an Iranian military commander.


National polls say one thing, but Pa. focus group backs Trump on Iran, report | Monday Morning Coffee

BY: - January 13, 2020

Another reminder that the path to the White House runs through the Keystone State.


Michael Corleone could teach Trump a thing or two about Iran | Dick Polman

BY: - January 13, 2020

If Trump was not a husk of a human ruled by petty pique, he would understand the wisdom of entrapping a foe via international engagement.


Trump’s Iran strike was a radical departure from ‘America First’ | Opinion

BY: - January 12, 2020

The crisis with Iran is giving us flashbacks to the war with Iraq. 2020 is beginning to look a lot like 2003. 

Pa.’s Congressional delegation splits on party lines on House vote to check Trump on Iran

BY: and - January 9, 2020

The Senate could vote as early as next week on a similar resolution from Virginia Democratic Sen. Tim Kaine. 


Are we about to blunder into war in Iran? Some points to ponder | Opinion

BY: - January 7, 2020

Every leader of the KGB was just as bad as Soleimani during the Cold War, but we didn’t assassinate them for a good reason.

How Pa. lawmakers responded to Trump’s airstrike that killed a top Iranian military leader

BY: - January 3, 2020

(This rolling list will be updated) Iranian leaders were vowing revenge Friday after a drone strike that killed a top military commander. The leader, Qasem Soleimani, was a “towering figure” in training Iran’s proxies around the Middle East, and was plotting an attack against the United States, the Washington Post reported, citing Trump administration officials. […]