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U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions will make an appearance in Harrisburg to talk about opiod addiction

09.22.17 | Terry Diener

Sessions is scheduled to appear in the seventh floor conference room of the Harrisburg federal building and courthouse. A statement from federal court said Sessions will "give remarks to law enforcement about the opioid epidemic." Earlier this...

NY Congresswoman Claudia Tenney hosts her first town-hall meeting since being elected

09.19.17 | Bob Price

Tonight's event in Camden, NY comes nearly nine months since the Republican from New Hartford was elected to her first term. Tenney, a former state assemblywoman, says she looks forward to hearing from the people of the 22nd District.  Her...

Senator Gillibrand has announced her support for a single-payer government-run health care law

09.13.17 | Bob Price

It's legislation authored by Bernie Sanders, but until now has never had a co-sponsor. Gillibrand, one of the most liberal lawmakers in the Senate, is a leading candidate to challenge President Trump in 2020.

Hillary Clinton says she's done being a candidate for public office

09.11.17 | Bob Price

The 69 year-old tells CBS's Jane Pauley that the 2016 race for president was her last campaign. Clinton's new book What Happened is due out tomorrow.  It attempts to explain her election loss to President Trump last November. In her book...

PA Congressman Lou Barletta formally announced his candidacy for U.S. Senate today

08.29.17 | Bob Price

The Luzerne County native gained national notoriety for his "get tough" approach to illegal immigration while mayor of Hazleton. Barletta will challenge Democratic Senator Bob Casey next year.

Baseball took a back-seat to Harvey yesterday at the Little League World Series

08.28.17 | Bill Price

The Little League Lufkin, TX team lost to Japan in the finals. But the Texas community, just north of Houston, had bigger concerns than baseball. Jennifer Deaton was in Williamsport for yesterday's finale. She says her family back home in...

A congressman from NY calls for harsher penalties for drug dealers

08.25.17 | Bob Price, Traci Lynn Woolsey

Republican Congressman Tom Reed says drug dealers deserve the death penalty when their "product" kills. Speaking Thursday in Bath, NY, Reed noted the opioid epidemic has devastated families in the Southern Tier. Congressman Reed says he'll...

A PA congressman says he supports a new bi-partisan effort to fix what ails Obamacare

08.09.17 | Bob Price

Congressman Glenn Thompson is part of a group of 40 lawmakers called the Problem-solvers Caucus. One of their goals is to save rural hospitals. Thompson says since Obamacare was enacted, nearly 100 rural hospitals nationwide have...

Reigning in the SAFE act

08.01.17 | Sarah Harnisch

There was a back and forth verbal fight between the governor of New York and a congressman last night, over new legislation that would repeal a portion of New York's SAFE law. Representative Chris Collins said Monday he is confident he can get...

It was a beautiful day Sunday for a NASCAR race at Pocono Raceway

07.31.17 | Sarah Harnisch

Thousands of fans packed the stands to say goodbye to Dale Earnheardt, Jr.  It was the last time he drove around the "Tricky Triangle." He is retiring at the end of the season. Some lucky fans, including nine-year-old Aiden Vantree from...

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