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TOOMEY SUPPORTS TRUMP’S REFUSAL TO COOPERATE WITH CONGRESS’ IMPEACHMENT INQUIRY

Yesterday, the Pennsylvania Capital-Star reported that Pat Toomey is supporting Donald Trump’s refusal to cooperate with House investigators in the impeachment inquiry. “Pat Toomey is inventing illegitimate roadblocks to hold up the impeachment inquiry in order to protect Donald Trump,” said Beth Melena, senior communications advisor for the Pennsylvania Democratic Party. “Pat Toomey came up ... Read more

ICYMI – YORK DISPATCH EDITORIAL: TOOMEY, GOP AGAIN FAIL U.S.

As predicted earlier this week, Republican foot soldiers are fast falling in line to protect their flawed president. Less expected — and more disappointing — was that the ranks would include Pennsylvania’s Sen. Pat Toomey. Does repeatedly asking a foreign power for help investigating a political foe amount to a potentially impeachable abuse of power? ... Read more

NO BACKBONE TOOMEY WANTS IT BOTH WAYS ON IMPEACHMENT INQUIRY

Pat Toomey is trying to get credit for calling Donald Trump’s actions around Ukraine “inappropriate,” and hoping he can play a political game by not calling for an impeachment inquiry.  But let’s be clear those “inappropriate” actions Senator Toomey is referring to are impeachable offences. This weekend, Pat Toomey said on Meet the Press that ... Read more

GOVERNOR TOM WOLF ENDORSES TWO DEMOCRATS FOR PA SUPERIOR COURT

HARRISBURG, PA — In the general election on Tuesday, November 5th, Pennsylvania voters will elect two judges to open seats on Pennsylvania’s Superior Court. Today, the Pennsylvania Democratic Party announced that Governor Tom Wolf is endorsing Democrats Amanda Green-Hawkins and Judge Dan McCaffery for those seats. “Protecting the rights of workers, women, and our most vulnerable ... Read more

Mike Folmer Resigns; PA Democrats Prepare for Special Election

  PENNSYLVANIA — In light of the arrest and resignation of Republican State Senator Mike Folmer, Pennsylvania Democratic Party Chairwoman Nancy Patton Mills issued the following statement: Pennsylvania Democrats are glad to see Senator Mike Folmer resign in light of the heinous behavior he is charged with. Our hearts go out to any children and families he has ... Read more

IS PAT TOOMEY ALREADY BACKTRACKING ON HIS LATEST GUN CONTROL STANCE?

Wednesday on the Dom Giordano, when Pat Toomey was pressed by Giordano on his latest position on “red flag” measures that would allow law enforcement to confiscate firearms from dangerous people, Pat Toomey backtracked on his support the law. Toomey said,   LISTEN: “The details matter. I haven’t seen a draft of the actual legislation, Dom. ... Read more

PAT TOOMEY REFUSES TO SUPPORT A BAN ON MILITARY-STYLE WEAPONS

PENNSYLVANIA – Despite two more mass shootings in American over the past weekend, Pat Toomey is still refusing to support a ban on semi-automatic, military-style weapons and high-capacity magazines.  “Pat Toomey doesn’t deserve accolades for simply backing a politically smart policy that over 92% of Americans approve while refusing to support a ban on military-grade ... Read more

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