Former Ukraine ambassador testifies on day two of public hearings
During the second day of public impeachment hearings, ousted U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch told lawmakers she was the victim of a smear campaign by President Donald Trump, top administration officials, and the president’s personal attorney Rudolph Giuliani.
Reed calls on Twitter to ban foreign terror organizations
During a news conference this morning in Washington, Reed, a Corning Republican, and members of his bipartisan Problem Solvers Caucus called on the social media giant to ban content from foreign terror groups like Hamas and Hezbollah.
U.S. Agriculture Secretary pushes for USMCA passage
One look at the crops in the People’s Garden outside of the U.S. Department of Agriculture in Washington, and you can tell it is past harvest time. But this week, when we sat down one-on-one with U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue, he said it’s also past time for Congress to approve the new trade deal with Mexico and Canada, known as the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (“USMCA). He’s hopeful House Speaker Nancy Pelosi will bring it up for a vote by the end o...
Pennsylvania went four years without a woman representing any of its eighteen Congressional Districts. That was until January, when four women from the Keystone State were elected to Congress.
Nearly one-half of Pennsylvania’s Congressional delegation (eight out of 18 members) consists of freshman members. That includes Congressman Fred Keller.
U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) has twice-before proposed stricter background checks for gun shows and internet sales. Now, he’s hoping the third time is the charm for what has become known as the “Manchin-Toomey,” introduced with West Virginia Democrat Sen. Joe Manchin.
Catherine Quinlan has been fielding calls from U.S. Rep. Tom Reed’s constituents all summer long. For the Corning, N.Y. native and psychology major, combining people and, now, politics, has been a new learning experience