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John Fetterman Gets Real on Fossil Fuel Money, Fracking, and a Just Transition

Pennsylvania’s Lt. Gov. John Fetterman shot to viral fame this fall as a (often hilarious) voice of reason during former President Donald Trump’s lie-filled campaign to undermine election results in the state. Now, he’s gearing up for new challenge: running for U.S. Senate to replace retiring Republican Sen. Pat…Read more...
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Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. John Fetterman, now running for Senate, addresses a 2013 incident where he pulled a gun on a Black jogger

In this Sept. 21, 2018 photo, former Braddock, Pa., Mayor John Fetterman speaks at a campaign rally for Pennsylvania candidates in Philadelphia AP Photo/Matt Rourke Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. John Fetterman, who is running for Senate, revisited a 2013 incident involving chasing a Black jogger. Fetterman said he chased the man after hearing what he believed to be gunshots go off in his neighborhood. Fetterman said he did not know the race or gender of the person he was chasing at the time. Visit...
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10 Things in Politics: Impeachment trial guide - The spies who love US again - A Conway on 'American Idol'

Win McNamee/Getty Images Good morning! Welcome to 10 Things in Politics. I'm Brent Griffiths. Sign up here to get this newsletter in your inbox each day.Send me your tips, thoughts to [email protected] or tweet me @BrentGriffiths. Here's what you need to know:Trump's impeachment trial starts later todayEuropean spies are pleased that Trump may no longer get intelligence briefingsThe first sitting member of Congress has died of COVID-19 complications1. IMPEACHMENT RETURNS: Former Pr...
Tags: Politics, New York, Texas, Congress, Washington Post, Senate, White House, US, Alabama, America, Trends, Georgia, Pennsylvania, Gop, South Dakota, House


10 Things in Politics: Here's your impeachment trial guide

Win McNamee/Getty Images Good morning! Welcome to 10 Things in Politics. I'm Brent Griffiths. Sign up here to get this newsletter in your inbox each day.Send me your tips, thoughts to [email protected] or tweet me @BrentGriffiths. Here's what you need to know:Trump's impeachment trial starts later todayEuropean spies are pleased that Trump may no longer get intelligence briefingsThe first sitting member of Congress has died of COVID-19 complications1. IMPEACHMENT RETURNS: Former Pr...
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Pennsylvania's Fetterman Makes 2022 US Senate Run Official

Pennsylvania’s larger-than-life lieutenant governor, the 6-foot-8, bald and tattooed John Fetterman, will run for U.S. Senate.
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PA Lt. Gov. John Fetterman launches 2022 Senate bid in an appeal to voters who 'feel left behind'

John Fetterman arrives for his swearing-in ceremony as Pennsylvania Lieutenant Governor at the state Capitol in Harrisburg on January 15, 2019. AP Photo/Matt Rourke Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. John Fetterman has formally entered the state's 2022 Senate race. Fetterman is well-known for his blunt talk, progressive views, and blue-collar appeal. The seat is being vacated by two-term GOP Sen. Pat Toomey. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Democratic Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. John F...
Tags: Politics, Senate, US, Trends, Pennsylvania, Gop, US Senate, Biden, Donald Trump, Kamala Harris, Trump, Philadelphia Inquirer, Harrisburg, Capitol, Tom Wolf, Fetterman


Fetterman Makes It Official: He'll Run for US Senate in 2022

Pennsylvania’s larger-than-life lieutenant governor, the 6-foot-8, bald and tattooed John Fetterman, will run for U.S. Senate.
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Lt. Gov. John Fetterman enters Pennsylvania's 2022 Senate race

Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. John Fetterman on Monday officially kicked off his campaign for the US Senate seat that's coming open with Republican Sen. Pat Toomey's decision not to seek reelection in 2022.
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Progressive John Fetterman Enters Pennsylvania Senate Race

Fetterman will be a major presence in what could be a crowded Democratic field for an open seat.
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PA Lt. Gov. Fetterman Files To Run For Toomey Seat In 2022

Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. John Fetterman (D) has taken steps toward a possible run for the state’s open U.S. Senate seat in 2022 following earlier reports that he was eyeing a run for the seat of outgoing Sen. Pat Toomey (R-PA).  [Author: Zoe Richards]
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Lt. Gov. John Fetterman: 'Travel restrictions throughout Harrisburg have been implemented'

Lt. Gov. Fetterman expects some protests on Sunday but says, "I hope and expect that they're going to exercise their rights to protests...
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Fetterman exploring run for open Pennsylvania Senate seat

It’s the first concrete step Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. John Fetterman has taken toward running.
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PA GOP remove Lt. Gov. John Fetterman over senator dispute - Business Insider

GOP senators objected to Fetterman swearing-in Sen. Jim Brewster because his Republican challenger Nicole Ziccarelli is still disputing...
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A shouting match broke out in the PA state Senate forcing Lt. Gov. John Fetterman to remove himself

In this Sept. 21, 2018 photo, former Braddock, Pa., Mayor John Fetterman speaks at a campaign rally for Pennsylvania candidates in Philadelphia AP Photo/Matt Rourke The Pennsylvania State Senate erupted into a shouting match on Tuesday after Republican senators removed Lt. Governor John Fetterman from his role as president of the Senate. GOP senators objected to Fetterman seating Democratic Sen. Jim Brewster because his Republican challenger Nicole Ziccarelli has disputed the results of th...
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‘Indefensible’: PA Lt. Gov. Blasts GOP Move Parroting Trump’s Anti-Democratic Shenanigans

Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. John Fetterman (D) was removed by the state Senate's Republican majority from presiding over the first day of the new session on Tuesday, after the top state official refused to recognize a motion that would have prevented an elected Democratic senator from being sworn in. [Author: Summer Concepcion]
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Pennsylvania’s Lt. Gov. Keeps Trolling Texas Counterpart Over $1M Voter Fraud Offer

Though Dan Patrick offered a reward to anyone who could prove voter fraud, he's been ignoring John Fetterman’s evidence.
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Trump campaign launches yet another lawsuit over Pennsylvania election

People participate in a protest in support of counting all votes on November 5, 2020 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Chris McGrath/Getty Images The Trump campaign is asking the US Supreme Court to overrule Pennsylvania judges and throw out tens of thousands of mail-in ballots. President-elect Joe Biden won Pennsylvania by more than 80,000 votes. The outgoing president's legal team has repeatedly lost in court, having failed to prove Trump's decisive loss was the product of fraud. Visit Busi...
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Trump tactics to overturn election could have staying power

ATLANTA — Even after he exits the White House, President Donald Trump’s efforts to challenge the legitimacy of the election and seeking to overturn the will of voters could have staying power. Trump’s tactics are already inspiring other candidates and have been embraced by a wide array of Republicans. Supporters include congressional candidates, state lawmakers, party chairs, conservative legal groups and appointees to previously little-known state vote-certification boards. The breadth of suppo...
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Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. John Fetterman calls Trump's election lawsuits 'mandatorily aired absurdities' and calls out Twitter over its handling of the president's misinformation

In this Sept. 21, 2018 photo, former Braddock, Pa., Mayor John Fetterman speaks at a campaign rally for Pennsylvania candidates in Philadelphia AP Photo/Matt Rourke John Fetterman, Pennsylvania's lieutenant governor, spoke to Business Insider about President Donald Trump, voter fraud, criminal justice reform, and his state's East vs. West rivalry. Elected in 2018, Fetterman has used his position to advocate the legalization of marijuana and a renewed focus from Democrats on Pennsylvania's ...
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Jeb Bush's weeklong feud with the Room Rater Twitter account was 'a joke,' but conservatives still claim the social media site is biased

Jeb Bush during a morning television appearance. Heather Wines/CBS via Getty Images Former Florida governor Jeb Bush had a Twitter feud with Room Rater, a profile that judges on-camera interiors, accusing it of being a "hyper partisan" gimmick.  Bush, who later said his comments were not serious, became the latest high-profile conservative to accuse Twitter and its users of leaning liberal.  President Donald Trump has joined a chorus of conservative voices raising concern about Twitter.  V...
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John Fetterman, Pennsylvania's lieutenant governor and a rising star in the Democratic Party, isn't a progressive. He says he's just being honest.

John Fetterman at the Carrie Furnaces, a former steel mill near Braddock, Pennsylvania, that's now open for tours. Marketing the history of the steel culture to outsiders was part of the former mayor's plan to revive the area. Michael S. Williamson/The Washington Post via Getty Images John Fetterman, the former mayor of Braddock, was elected lieutenant governor of Pennsylvania in 2018, beating out better funded opponents. Fetterman has taken an oft-overlooked post and made it his b...
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Pennsylvania’s Lt. Gov. Trolls Trump, ‘Dopey’ GOP Lawsuits In Epic Tweetstorm

John Fetterman says he went looking for the "enchanted village" of forgotten Trump voters.
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Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. Fetterman asks for $1M voter fraud reward: ‘I’d like mine in Sheetz gift cards pls’

Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. John Fetterman takes his Texas counterpart up on his voter fraud reward offer.
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Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. Asks For $1 Million Election Fraud Reward Payable In Sheetz Gift Cards From Texas Lt. Governor

As ballots across the country continue to be counted, Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick said he's offering a $1 million reward for evidence of voter fraud. Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. John Fetterman took up the Texas lieutenant governor's offer on Twitter. Katie Johsnton reports.
Tags: Texas, News, Pennsylvania, John Fetterman, Dan Patrick, Katie Johsnton


Trump’s Fracking Fixation Is Not Landing in Pennsylvania

PITTSBURGH—Mike Baltzer comes from a blue-collar family in western Pennsylvania. But he barely hears anyone talk about fracking—long hyped as a local economic engine—positively anymore.For his part, Baltzer, 42, staunchly opposes fracking, the drilling and high-pressure injection of liquid into rocks to collect oil and gas, because of its potential to harm the environment.“I’m not coming at this from a tree-hugger, hippy background,” Baltzer told The Daily Beast. “I’m a Yinzer. And I know better...
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Pennsylvania lieutenant governor's family will not seek prosecution of woman who called second lady a racial slur

The family of Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. John Fetterman will not seek prosecution against a woman who called second lady Gisele Barreto Fetterman a racial slur outside a grocery store Sunday, the Pennsylvania State Police said Thursday.
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Wife of Pennsylvania’s Lieutenant Governor Is Target of Racial Slur

Gisele Barreto Fetterman, the wife of Lt. Gov. John Fetterman, said a woman taunted her at a grocery store. Ms. Fetterman shared video...
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Wife of Pennsylvania's Lt. Governor called racist slur at grocery store

Gisele Barreto Fetterman, wife to Lt. Gov. John Fetterman and a formerly undocumented immigrant from Brazil, said the Sunday incident...
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Wife of Pennsylvania's lieutenant governor called racist slur at grocery store

Gisele Barreto Fetterman, Lt. Gov. John Fetterman's wife and a formerly undocumented immigrant from Brazil, said the incident happened Sunday after she was recognized at the store.
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