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2010-09-14 12:48:32

On Monday, a US senator unveiled a bill to help safeguard government funding for human embryonic stem cell research.

2010-05-10 12:00:00

CHICAGO, May 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The congressional campaign for U.S. Senator Arlen Specter (Democrat) and seven other campaigns have signed on with Visible Vote, a first-of-its-kind software application.

2010-04-05 05:00:00

Will Honor Senator Arlen Specter, Gov. Dick Thornburgh, Ginny Thornburgh and Liberty Resources, Inc.

2010-03-30 06:29:08

Pennsylvania Senator Arlen Specter has announced his plans to introduce legislation to ensure electronic privacy, telling a Congressional subcommittee that current wiretap and video-surveillance laws to not do enough to protect individuals.

2010-03-25 17:06:00

WASHINGTON, March 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Congressman Chaka Fattah (D-PA) releases the following statement on today's final healthcare votes in the Congress: "However you keep time - almost a century since healthcare legislation was first proposed, 17 years since contentious debate began in the Congress, 16 months since President Obama won landslide election on the mandate of healthcare reform, and a climactic week of late-night votes -- we can finally say: the time is NOW for the...

2010-03-17 11:06:00

WASHINGTON, March 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Despite the usual abundance of nearby farms, local farm products are largely missing from most schools' lunch trays.

2010-02-25 16:11:00

WASHINGTON, Feb. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- The office of Senator Arlen Specter (D-PA) has indicated to Pennsylvania banks that he will be introducing legislation "imminently" that will shift the cost of accepting debit and credit cards onto consumers.

Word of the Day
  • Emitting flashes of light; glittering.
The word 'coruscant' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to flash' or 'to sparkle'.