Democratic U.S. Senator Bob Casey of Pennsylvania won a second term.
Katie Kalvoda’s interest was piqued when the 40-year-old money manager for a group of ultra-wealthy families heard about a startup urban farm that grows produce in vertical greenhouses.
President Barack Obama said he makes “no apologies” for the Taliban prisoner exchange that freed Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl in Afghanistan.
Republicans trying to end a U.S. excise tax on medical devices see a chance to capitalize on fractures among Democrats and score a long-sought victory.
Republicans are trying to include the repeal of an excise tax on medical devices in a package of tax breaks moving through the U.S. Senate this week.
A Federal Reserve decision to let Chinese banks acquire U.S. lenders was challenged by Senator Bob Casey, who said it could open the way for Chinese government-run institutions to undercut U.S. banks.
"I'm not sure this is the right time or the right vehicle."
- Bob Casey on May 13, 2014