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Is Bob Casey’s National Defense Authorization Vote Hurting His Global Reputation?

Is Bob Casey’s National Defense Authorization Vote Hurting His Global Reputation?

Did you know Pennsylvania Sen. Bob Casey is a champion of human rights? That’s correct! His spot on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee has made him the main man in tiny Asian nation Sri Lanka. That country finally won its 26-year war against the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Ealam — a terrorist group known for participating in ethnic cleansing, suicide...

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Senate Passes National Defense Authorization Act; PA Sens. Have No Response on Indefinite Incarceration Provision

Senate Passes National Defense Authorization Act; PA Sens. Have No Response on Indefinite Incarceration Provision

Image: Shutterstock We’ve been contacting both Pennsylvania Sens. Bob Casey and Pat Toomey all week to get the rationale behind their Tuesday votes in favor of Section 1031 of the National Defense Authorization Act. This section, according to some critics, essentially turns the entirety of the United States into part of the “battlefield” in the...

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