WEST CHESTER, Pa. (AP) — A Republican Pennsylvania congressman has announced that he will not seek re-election, boosting Democratic hopes of winning his House seat.
U.S. Rep. Ryan Costello announced on Sunday that he would not be running, ending weeks of speculation about his future.
During an appearance on MSNBC, the second-term congressman called it "the most difficult decision" he's ever had to make and said it was due to a number of factors including the state's new congressional map.
WASHINGTON (AP) — It started as a bipartisan attempt to curb soaring health care premiums.
But Congress' effort to stabilize the nation's insurance markets is faltering amid escalating demands by each party and erratic positions by President Donald Trump. Democrats want bigger federal subsidies for consumers under President Barack Obama's health care law while Republicans, still fighting that statute, aim to relax its coverage requirements and win abortion restrictions.
WEST CHESTER, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania farm where George Washington's troops narrowly escaped the British during the Revolutionary War is getting historic protection.
Preservationists and land conservationists were on hand Friday celebrating the official preservation of the 10-acre (4-hectare) Dilworth Farm, a key part of the Brandywine Battlefield.
Republican congressmen Patrick Meehan and Ryan Costello joined Chester County officials and others at the site in West Chester.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania's 18-member U.S. House delegation split on GOP legislation that's erasing much of former President Barack Obama's health care law, while Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf calls it a "sad day."