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In The News Jun 21, 2017

When you get to choose sides in any game, the strategy is to stack the deck by grabbing the best players. 

That's what the political parties have been doing for many years through redistricting — stacking the deck for their elected teammates by grabbing enough politically friendly voters that losing an election becomes nearly impossible.   

In The News Jun 16, 2017

Three area congressmen are pressing the federal government for more information following a Friday report by this news organization, which cited a document showing makers of firefighting foams and the

In The News Jun 16, 2017

Congressmen Dwight Evans (D-PA) and Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA) released a joint statement urging their Capitol Hill colleagues to put aside political differences and show solidarity in the wake of the 

In The News Jun 16, 2017

(CNN)The congressional boys of summer ditched partisan hardball for seven innings of healing Thursday at their annual baseball classic just 36 hours after a horrifying gun rampage at a Republican batting practice.

In The News Jun 16, 2017

With a crowd rivaling those at some Washington Nationals home games, members of Congress faced off in a partisan showdown Thursday evening that took on a new meaning after 

In The News Jun 16, 2017

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) –– A pair of area Congressmen, from both sides of the aisle, plan to show unity after the shooting in Virginia.

Dwight Evans, a Democrat from Philadelphia, and Brian Fitzpatrick, a Republican from Bucks County, will be side-by-side in the stands at the Congressional Baseball Game  Thursday night.

Evans says it’s the right thing to do.

In The News Jun 16, 2017

WASHINGTON — With emotions, interest, and symbolism high, congressional lawmakers took to the baseball diamond Thursday night for a game normally meant for fun, but now suffused with meaning.

In The News Jun 16, 2017

The sun danced and dipped through a bright blue sky over Nationals Park Thursday night, leaving a warm still evening in its wake.

"What a beautiful day for baseball," blared a voice over the loudspeakers, after Bruce Springsteen's "Glory Days" faded out, and John Fogerty's "Centerfield" finished, too.

In The News Jun 1, 2017

Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick is taking on a leadership role in the fight against the national heroin and opioid addiction crisis.

In The News May 22, 2017

My great-uncle, Philip Fitzpatrick, was a proud patrolman with the NYPD. He was also a poet, often writing about the world he knew as a “soldier of peace.” As we’ve recognized Police Week 2017, I’ve found myself thinking of him and a line from one of his poems where he wrote: “When he kisses his wife and children goodbye, there’s the chance he will see them no more.”