.
News Alert
UPDATE: Corbett Signs Budget, Vetoes $72M in…

Democrats Gain 4 Seats in Pa. Senate

Pennsylvania Democrats achieved a historic swing in the state Senate Tuesday

Democrats picked up net three state Senate seats Tuesday - their biggest gain since 1970 and the largest swing since the GOP won four seats in 1994, according to a PoliticsPa report.

The party went three for three in open seats, picking up districts formerly held by Republicans. According to PoliticsPa:

"The big night will immediately shift the balance of power in the Senate, where Republicans had held a 30 to 20 majority. Now, they’ll have 27 seats to 23 for the Democrats.

The math is important. The Senate Republicans have consistently tempered more conservative legislative efforts from House Republicans, in part because the Senate caucus contains half a dozen moderates – mostly from southeast Pennsylvania. Now, they’ll have to moderate even more to maintain the party line."

Read this PoliticsPa report to find out which Democrats won the formerly GOP seats.

Utente November 14, 2012 at 02:10 PM
Thompson has said he http://www.coachfactoryoutletonlinebc.org only became aware of the http://www.coachoutletod.com investigative report by a BBC http://www.coachfactoryoutletbo.net journalist at a cocktail http://www.coachoutletpn.com party long after http://www.coachfactorystoredo.com it had been canceled. When he http://www.coachoutletos.org inquired later about its http://www.coachoutletstorefb.com cancellation, he said http://www.coachoutletstoreonlinert.com executives told him http://www.coachoutletonlinelc.net it had been terminated for journalistic reasons. http://www.coachoutletonlinelon.com/ Conservative lawmaker Rob Wilson http://www.coachoutletonlinelsa.com told The AP last http://www.coachoutletrf.com month that http://www.coachfactoryonlinebp.com he has written Thompson http://www.coachoutletdt.net seeking more answers.

Boards

More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something
See more »