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Stories with person: Edward Rendell
  • DHS No. 2 regrets perception of favoritism in visa cases story has photos
    Updated: Apr-30-15 3:20 pm

    WASHINGTON - Homeland Security Deputy Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas steadfastly defended his work on three foreign-investor visa cases while testifying before a House committee Thursday, following allegations that he used his post to help well-connected Democrats.

  • Kane hires former Rendell spokesman to get her message out 
    Updated: Apr-22-15 2:02 pm

    HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania - Attorney General Kathleen Kane said Wednesday that she has hired former Gov. Ed Rendell's spokesman to help get her message out amid her legal problems and newspaper editorials calling for her resignation.

  • Anti-abortion lawmakers protest Wolf nominee at State Dept. 
    Updated: Apr-17-15 6:18 pm

    HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania - Some Republican lawmakers who oppose abortion rights registered "serious concerns" Friday over Gov. Tom Wolf's nomination of Pedro Cortes as secretary of state, criticizing his handling of an abortion clinic that authorities dubbed a "house of horrors."

  • Top Dems seek alternative Pa. Senate candidate 
    Updated: Apr-09-15 5:30 pm

    HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania - Top Democrats are pressuring Josh Shapiro, a former state lawmaker who heads Pennsylvania's third most populous county, to run for the U.S. Senate, a reflection of the party's unease with second-time candidate Joe Sestak.