Dems Pick Up Key Seat in Special Election

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By Brent Sailhamer, Director of Government Affairs, ABC Keystone Just a year ago, Senate Republicans held a more than comfortable margin in the 50-member state Senate, with 34 members. The number was so high that Republicans had achieved the so-called “veto-proof majority,” meaning that if the caucus voted together, they would have enough votes to override […]

Why Next Week’s Election Matters

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By: Brent Sailhamer, Director of Government Affairs Last October, one of the most pro-life conservative Republicans in Congress abruptly resigned amid a personal scandal, bringing all eyes back on Pennsylvania. The resignation of Rep. Tim Murphy (R-18) not only left constituents throughout the 18th district without a representative in Congress, but set up the first […]

2018 Set To Reshape Pennsylvania

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By: Brent Sailhamer, Director of Government Affairs If 2016 taught us anything, it’s that public polls mean very little when it comes to the minds of voters. Despite 99% of polling showing Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton as the clear victor in the 2016 Presidential campaign, Donald Trump won in nearly every contested area, including the […]