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Stories with person: Arlen Specter
  • TV attack ads start fast in Pennsylvania Senate race 
    Updated: May-01-16 11:00 am

    HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania - Democrat Katie McGinty had barely finished her victory speech celebrating a 10-point Pennsylvania primary win for the nomination to challenge Republican U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey before TV attack ads began flying in a general election contest that could tilt political control of the U.S. Senate.

  • Pennsylvania Democrats pick establishment's Senate candidate story has photos
    Updated: Apr-26-16 11:52 pm

    HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania - Democrats in Pennsylvania have gone with their party establishment's choice for a U.S. Senate candidate and rejected an ex-congressman who six years ago nearly won the office.

  • Pennsylvania Democrats pick establishment's Senate candidate 
    Updated: Apr-26-16 10:55 pm

    HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania - Democrats in Pennsylvania have gone with their party establishment's choice for a U.S. Senate candidate and rejected an ex-congressman who six years ago nearly won the office.

  • Party spurns US Senate candidate who almost won in 2010 story has photos
    Updated: Apr-23-16 12:57 pm

    HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania - Democrat Joe Sestak came tantalizingly close to winning a seat in the U.S. Senate six years ago and is hoping Tuesday to secure a rematch, but the party establishment wants nothing to do with him, pouring millions into the campaign of his chief rival.