U.S. House sends Biden giant $1.9T COVID relief package; Pa. lawmakers break on party lines
Biden is expected to sign it on Friday, White House press secretary Jen Psaki said at a briefing.
Pa. Dems join majority to approve $1.9T COVID-19 relief bill on a near party-line vote
Two House Democrats voted against the bill—Reps. Jared Golden of Maine and Kurt Schrader of Oregon. Every Republican opposed it.
‘Is this America?’ A Black Capitol police officer’s question is what the Trump trial is all about
"Is this America?" the Black Capitol police officer asked. How that question is answered in the coming days is how history will judge us all.
‘Ours is a dialogue with history,’ Pa. Rep. Madeleine Dean says during Trump impeachment trial
Dean and her fellow House managers sought to convince senators Wednesday that Trump deliberately incited the riot and was not merely urging his followers to peacefully protest the election results.
Illinois is ending cash bail. Does it have the blueprint for Pa.? | Wednesday Morning Coffee
How a state famed for political corruption is getting it right on criminal justice reform. Could Pa. follow suit?
‘To heal, we must remember’: Pa. Rep. Dean to argue for Trump’s impeachment in Senate trial
The Montgomery County Democrat, who sits on the U.S. House Judiciary Committee, described her role as an impeachment manager as a “solemn duty.”
What we learned from those we lost in 2020 | Madeleine Dean
In and out of Congress, John Lewis inspired my journey; and as a woman, as a trained lawyer, and a believer in our Constitution, the rule of law, and the pursuit of greater equality for all, Ruth Bader Ginsburg paved the road on which I walk.
Pa.’s Dean joins lawmakers arguing Americans shouldn’t get hit with fees if COVID-19 stimulus is paid through debit cards
The Treasury introduced prepaid debit cards during the last round of coronavirus stimulus payments authorized under the CARES Act. The cards came with fees.
Where suburban Philly’s 2020 congressional hopefuls stand on LGBTQ issues, explained
This is your guide to where the 2020 congressional candidates in suburban Philadelphia stand on issues relevant to the LGBTQ community.
Pa. Reps. Perry, Kelly vote ‘no’ to condemn QAnon
Other members of Pennsylvania’s congressional delegation voted to condemn the conspiracy group.
Trump’s ethics violations are too numerous to count. He must be held accountable | Madeleine Dean
Trump has demonstrated time and again that he disregards Congress, views criticism as a conspiracy, and feels accountable to no one but himself.
Ahead of U.S. Senate hearing, Postal Service boss backs off from proposed changes
A Senate oversight panel will hear from the postmaster general on Friday about sweeping policy changes at the U.S. Postal Service that critics fear could jeopardize the fall elections