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Updated: February 25, 2022 | 12:53 pm

Most Central Pennsylvania congressional reps condemn Ukraine attack; some criticize Biden administration

Republicans and Democrats are both blasting Russia's military strikes, but the GOP is using the moment to criticize President Joe Biden.
By Sam Dunklau and Gabriela Martínez

Casey dismisses Republican attacks, says Democrats’ legislative victories will boost the economy

Shortly before Casey’s remarks, the U.S. Department of Labor reported that consumer costs for food and other necessities rose again in November, as the country’s inflation rate grew to 6.8%. That increase makes for the highest inflation the country has seen since 1982, and it is driven heavily by spikes in the cost of energy, housing, and automobiles.

By Lucy Perkins/WESA

Immigrant groups frustrated by inaction in D.C. block traffic in front of Sen. Casey’s Philadelphia office

“We are here today because there are 11 million undocumented folks who have been promised a pathway to citizenship, and time and time again, have been let down.”

By Laura Benshoff/WHYY

Sen. Casey proposes a revived Civilian Conservation Corps to combat climate change and create jobs

Legislation would give local communities the authority to design and manage future projects.

By Merideth Bucher