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TRUMP’S ERRATIC TRADE POLICY LEADS TO MERCER COUNTY LAYOFFS

PENNSYLVANIA – In light of the recent layoffs in Mercer County, the Pennsylvania Democratic Party is releasing a statement on the harmful impacts President Trump’s erratic trade policy:  “Pennsylvanians continue to lose jobs because of President Trump’s disastrous economic policies,” said Pennsylvania Democratic Party spokesman Andres Anzola.“The layoffs in Mercer County are just the latest ... Read more

PA Dems Statement On Trump-Pence Visits To Pennsylvania

PENNSYLVANIA — The Pennsylvania Democratic Party is issuing the following statement in response to the announced visit of President Trump and reports of Vice President Pence’s visit to the commonwealth next month:   “Since he took office, President Trump has broken promise after promise and joined with Washington Republicans to harm hardworking families. Pennsylvanians have endured ... Read more

Historic Democratic Wins Across Southeastern Pennsylvania Are Making Waves Around The Country

PENNSYLVANIA — Historic Democratic wins across southeastern Pennsylvania are making waves around the country. Tuesday’s elections sent a clear message to Donald Trump and Republicans in Harrisburg and Washington — voters are catching on to their toxic record of sabotaging health care and putting the wealthiest Americans before working families. Philadelphia’s suburbs sent a clear ... Read more

PENNSYLVANIA DEMOCRATIC PARTY STATEMENT ON THE 2019 ELECTION

Pennsylvania Democratic Party Chairwoman Nancy Patton Mills issued the following statement: “Last night, we saw major victories for Pennsylvania’s hardworking families. We are so proud of Judge Dan McCaffery for his hard-fought win. His voice will make Pennsylvania’s Superior Court more just, fair and committed to equal justice under law. And we are closely watching ... Read more

PA DEMS ANNOUNCE 7-COUNTY “GET OUT THE VOTE TOUR” AHEAD OF ELECTION DAY

WOLF, CASEY, SHAPIRO, CHAIRWOMAN MILLS & SUPERIOR COURT CANDIDATES TO RALLY SUPPORT ACROSS THE REGION PENNSYLVANIA — Today, the Pennsylvania Democratic Party announced a seven-county “Get Out The Vote Tour” to turn out voters ahead of the upcoming elections scheduled for Tuesday, November 5th. Alongside volunteers from across the region, Governor Tom Wolf, U.S. Senator ... Read more

PAT TOOMEY WANTS IT BOTH WAYS ON IMPEACHMENT

PENNSYLVANIA – Pat Toomey is doubling down on his support for Donald Trump despite clear evidence that Trump committed an impeachable offense by asking a foreign country to investigate a political rival. Now Pat Toomey is saying he would vote against convicting the President if impeachment articles are sent to the Senate despite claiming the ... Read more

PA Democrats Nominate Michael Schroeder for PA Senate Special Election

  LEBANON, PA — The Pennsylvania Democratic Party has nominated Michael Schroeder for the special election in the 48th Senate District. That election will be held on January 14, 2020 in parts of Lebanon, Dauphin, and York counties. Pennsylvania Democratic Party Chair Nancy Patton Mills issued the following statement on the nomination: “The people of ... Read more

SENATOR BOB CASEY ENDORSES GREEN-HAWKINS AND MCCAFFERY 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 United States Senator Bob Casey Jr. is endorsing Democrats Amanda Green-Hawkins and Judge Dan McCaffery for those seats. “As President Trump and Leader McConnell work ... Read more

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

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