Pat Toomey

Pennsylvania U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey at a meeting with reporters.
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Mike DeNardo
September 20, 2019 - 3:20 pm
Pennsylvania U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey, who met with reporters at his Philadelphia office Friday, says he's "cautiously optimistic" about his gun background check bill after some tweaks suggested by Attorney General Bill Barr.
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The future of a law on renewable energy is being targeted by one of Pennsylvania's senators and the EPA.
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Mike DeNardo
August 06, 2019 - 1:57 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Following back-to-back mass shootings over the weekend that left 31 people dead, Pennsylvania U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey is hoping to revive the gun control legislation he proposed six years ago. After the Sandy Hook shootings, Toomey co-sponsored a bill toughening...
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The future of a law on renewable energy is being targeted by one of Pennsylvania's senators and the EPA.
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Kim Glovas
July 29, 2019 - 4:09 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The future of a law on renewable energy is being targeted by one of Pennsylvania's senators and the EPA. Sen. Pat Toomey went to a local refinery with the Environmental Protection Agency's top administrator Monday and says he wants to get rid of the Renewable Energy...
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Television networks print out and read the released Mueller Report on the sidewalk outside of the Department of Justice.
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Tim Jimenez
April 19, 2019 - 10:27 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — U.S. senators and House members from the Philadelphia area are talking about the Mueller report. On the Republican side are Sen. Pat Toomey and Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick. In a statement, Toomey said all Americans should be pleased that Attorney General William Barr said...
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Mark Abrams
April 08, 2019 - 8:18 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez is coming to Camden on Monday to promote legislation targeting international trafficking in fentanyl. Mendez has signed on to a bipartisan measure called the Fentanyl Sanctions Act. Drug manufacturers in China who knowingly provide...
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The U.S. Senate is poised to act on a bill already passed in the House that provides for increased prison time for stalking minors.
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Steve Tawa
April 01, 2019 - 4:55 pm
BUCKS COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A young woman from Bucks County and her family don't want anyone else to go through what she did - because of a convicted cyberstalker. Now, the U.S. Senate is poised to act on a bill already passed in the House that provides for increased prison time for...
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From left: Sen. Pat Toomey, Sen. Bob Casey
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Justin Udo
March 14, 2019 - 2:08 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The U.S. Senate voted Thursday afternoon on a resolution to reject President Donald Trump's national emergency declaration. It's not a big surprise that Senate Democrats voted for the measure, but 12 Republicans broke party lines to do the same, including Pennsylvania...
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U.S. Sen. Cory Booker
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Tim Jimenez
February 06, 2019 - 7:49 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Senators and members of Congress from the Philadelphia region were in the U.S. Capitol Tuesday night for President Trump's State of the Union Address. Trump wanted to give a message of unity, and 2020 Democratic presidential contender New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker, who...
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From left: Sen. Pat Toomey, Sen. Bob Casey
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Steve Tawa
February 05, 2019 - 2:35 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Each member of Congress gets to take a guest to President Donald Trump's State of the Union address Tuesday evening, and Pennsylvania's U.S. senators have symbolic reasons behind their choices. In advance of the address, Democratic Sen. Bob Casey and Republican Sen...
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From left: Sen. Pat Toomey, Sen. Bob Casey
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Kim Glovas
January 25, 2019 - 4:27 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The end of the government shutdown is good news for those impacted furloughed employees, but the focus still lingers on negotiations surrounding border security — while keeping the government running. Democratic Sen. Bob Casey is glad the shutdown is over, but he said...
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