Washington -- arlen specter, the former senator who served pennsylvania for 30 years, is out with a new memoir that laments the loss of comity in the us. The latest tweets from sen arlen specter (@senarlenspecter) former us senator from pennsylvania pennsylvania. Arlen specter (born february 12, 1930 – october 14, 2012) was an us senator from pennsylvania he had 30 years in the senate he changed to the democratic party in. Arlen specter, self: advise & dissent arlen specter was born on february 12, 1930 in wichita, kansas, usa he was married to joan levy he died on october 14, 2012. In an obituary for former pennsylvania senator arlen specter on sunday's nbc nightly news, correspondent kelly o'donnell summarized his shift in political allegiance. Above the law in your inbox subscribe and get breaking news, commentary, and opinions on law firms, lawyers, law schools, lawsuits, judges, and more.
Legislative profile for sen arlen specter [d-pa, 1981-2010], the former senator from pennsylvania. When pennsylvania senator arlen specter announced that he was switching to the democratic party after nearly four decades as an elected republican, it marked a messy. Us senator a member of the republican (later democratic) party, he served the state of pennsylvania in the united states senate from 1981 until 2011 he attained his. Enjoy the best arlen specter quotes at brainyquote quotations by arlen specter, american politician, born february 12, 1930 share with your friends.
The warren commission, the truth, and arlen specter by gaeton fonzi greater philadelphia magazine, 1 august 1966 it is difficult to believe the warren commission. News about arlen specter commentary and archival information about arlen specter from the new york times. Arlen specter, a longtime us senator from pennsylvania, died on october 14, 2012, at his home in philadelphia, pennsylvania, from complications of non-hodgkins. Arlen specter interrogates professor anita hill during judge clarence thomas' nomination hearing.
Arlen specter was an american lawyer, author, and politician who served as united states senator for pennsylvania specter was a democrat from 1951 to 1965. Sen arlen specter listened to roger goodell's explanations for the league's actions regarding spygate, but didn't hear satisfactory answers and will continue his. Arlen specter was the former philadelphia district attorney and five-time senator who helped reauthorize the patriot act learn more at biographycom. Death of arlen specter - - - - - - - by the president of the united states of america a proclamation as a mark of respect for the memory of arlen specter, i hereby.
'overwhelming evidence oswald was the assassin' a 1966 us news & world report interview with arlen specter, assistant counsel for the warren commission. In august 2001, i was frantically working to put the final touches on my doctoral dissertation focused on ethical and policy considerations related to the. Thought i would start a thread on arlen specter i will link it to my page on specter so it will give you an opportunity to get your view on him to the gene. Sen arlen specter (d-pa) listens to testimony from supreme court nominee sonia sotomayor as she appears before the senate judiciary committee during the fourth day.
Arlen specter (february 12, 1930 – october 14, 2012) was an american lawyer, author, and politician who served as united states senator for pennsylvania. Rep joe sestak defeats five-term incumbent arlen specter for pennsylvania's democratic senate nomination. Arlen specter was the recipient of numerous awards and accolades, with the new york times noting, “ mr specter is widely regarded as the senate’s brightest.
The economist offers authoritative insight and opinion on international news, politics, business, finance, science, technology and the connections between them. Specter, arlen, a senator from pennsylvania born in wichita, sedgwick county, kans, february 12, 1930 attended the public schools graduated, university of.