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Mayor Bracey attends State of the Union

A little bit before the State of the Union kicked off, we got some photos of York Mayor Kim Bracey’s visit to Washington D.C., for the address.

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Why U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey invited York Mayor Kim Bracey to the State of the Union

We reported on Friday that U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey, R-Pa, invited York Mayor Kim Bracey, a Democrat, to the State of the Union. Here’s a news release explaining why Toomey invited her and why she accepted: WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator … Continue reading

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What Pa.’s two U.S. senators said about the Employment Non-Discrimination Act for sexual orientation, gender identity

U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey, R-Pa., on Nov. 7 voted in favor of  the Employment Non-Discrimination Act, to make it illegal for employers to base hiring and firing decisions on a person’s sexual orientation or gender identity. Toomey also introduced an … Continue reading

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Casey confident Obama will visit Gettysburg ‘battlefield at a later date,’ spokesman says

Mark Walters of the Evening Sun has an article about some leaders being disappointed that President Barack Obama will not be visiting Gettysburg on Nov. 19 for the 150th anniversary of President Abraham Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address. Gettysburg Borough Council Vice … Continue reading

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Casey, Toomey and Schwartz statements on the shutdown, debt ceiling deal

U.S. Rep. Allyson Y. Schwartz, a Democrat from Montgomery County and candidate for governor, voted in favor of the deal in the House. She said in a statement: “This bipartisan agreement will end a senseless and wasteful crisis that should never … Continue reading

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Read the letter York County commissioners sent to Perry, Toomey and Casey

York County commissions are urging federal lawmakers to revisit legislation, which county officials say will cost an estimated $28 million for the public safety radio system.   County Commissioners Letter (PDF) County Commissioners Letter (Text)

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Sen. Toomey issues statement on Syria

U.S. Senator Pat Toomey issued the following statement tonight about Syria.

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Live coverage: U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey addressing Rotary Club of York

U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey, R-Pa., will address the Rotary Club of York and take questions during the club’s weekly meeting today, according to a news release. The club meets at the Yorktowne Hotel, 48 East Market Street, York.  The meetings … Continue reading

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U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey to speak at Wednesday Rotary Club of York meeting

U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey, R-Pa., will address the Rotary Club of York and take questions from club members during its weekly meeting on Wednesday, according to a news release. The club meets at the Yorktowne Hotel, 48 East Market Street, … Continue reading

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U.S. Rep. Scott Perry says people want to slow down Obamacare

  U.S. Rep. Scott Perry, R-York County, said business leaders are concerned about the implementation of the health care reform law. “These folks asked …if Obamacare could either be slowed down or stopped,” Perry said. “…They’re asking that we do … Continue reading

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