Former Sen. Arlen Specter, once a moderate Republican from Pennsylvania who switched parties in 2009 to help his re-election chances, says that Bob Dole told him he would have done the same thing. Specter makes the comments in his forthcoming...
Sen. Arlen Specter didn't jump, he was pushed, observes one former GOP lawmaker of the party switch. (CNN) — Just when it seemed as if the Republican Party's political standing couldn't get any worse, Sen. Arlen Specter decides to d... Read Post
The GOP has declined in part because conservatives have targeted moderates, Sen. Arlen Specter says. WASHINGTON (CNN) — Veteran Pennsylvania Sen. Arlen Specter said Sunday that he hopes his recent switch to the Democratic Party will... Read Post