Trump offers scattershot response to global protests

Trump offers scattershot response to global protests

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Sunday offered a scattershot response to the sweeping post-inauguration protests against his new adm...

January 22nd, 2017 |  


Barletta can’t wait to see Trump in office

Barletta can’t wait to see Trump in office

WILKES-BARRE — U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta had a dentist’s appointment Wednesday, so it should be even easier to notice Barletta smiling in the...

January 18th, 2017 updated: January 20th, 2017. |  


PGC set to vote on allowing semi-automatic rifles for hunting

PGC set to vote on allowing semi-automatic rifles for hunting

The Pennsylvania Game Commission is expected to vote on a measure to allow semi-automatic rifles to be used in several hunting seasons, including deer...

January 18th, 2017 updated: January 18th, 2017. |  


Price says affordability, access key to health care reform

Price says affordability, access key to health care reform

WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump’s pick for health secretary said Wednesday that access and affordability were his goals for...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Barletta announces nominees to U.S. service academies

Barletta announces nominees to U.S. service academies

WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta has announced the list of nominees from Pennsylvania’s 11th Congressional District to attend the Unite...

December 28th, 2016 updated: December 28th, 2016. |  


Trump cruises to Electoral College victory despite protests

Trump cruises to Electoral College victory despite protests

WASHINGTON (AP) — There were many protesters but few faithless electors as Donald Trump won the Electoral College vote Monday — ensuring t...

December 19th, 2016 |  


Election questions leave US distrustful, like other nations

Election questions leave US distrustful, like other nations

WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans’ enduring confidence that their elections are unimpeachably fair is teetering. Welcome to what much of the wor...

December 17th, 2016 |  


Trump selects Tillerson for State, dismissing Russia ties

Trump selects Tillerson for State, dismissing Russia ties

WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump has selected Exxon Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson to lead the State Department, dismissing concerns abou...

December 12th, 2016 updated: December 19th, 2016. |  


Barletta decides to remain in Congress, passes on labor secretary post

Barletta decides to remain in Congress, passes on labor secretary post

U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta has decided to remain in Congress and decline the position of labor secretary in the Cabinet of President-elect Donald Trump.Ba...

December 8th, 2016 updated: December 8th, 2016. |  


Trump expands list of candidates to head State Department

Trump expands list of candidates to head State Department

WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump is expanding his pool of candidates for secretary of state, leaving unclear whether former CIA Di...

December 4th, 2016 |