Category Archives: Bob Casey

Sen. Toomey calls Iran nuclear talks extension ‘very troubling’

Update. Started 8:38 p.m. In a phone interview Monday night, U.S. Rep. Scott Perry, R-Carroll Township, said that he feels that most Americans who have been following the negotiations with Iran over its nuclear program were “not at all surprised” … Continue reading

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Sen. Bob Casey on reports of shutdown, debt ceiling agreement: ‘That’s good news’

U.S. Sen. Bob Casey, D-Pa., on Wednesday morning called the news that Senate leaders had reached an agreement to end the partial government shutdown and raise the debt limit a positive development. “We had a pretty dark day yesterday, when … Continue reading

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Sen. Bob Casey says government shut down could delay or reduce veterans benefits

U.S. Sen. Bob Casey, D-Pa., said it’s believed that U.S. Department of  Veterans Affairs hospitals would remain open if there were a partial federal government shutdown, but veterans benefits could be delayed or reduced. Casey said Pennsylvania has more than … Continue reading

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