Federal legislation that would prohibit employers from paying men more than women narrowly passed the US House of Representatives on Thursday.
Native son President Joe Biden could help the Electric City by boosting funding for Amtrak in his American Jobs Plan.
Even without their votes, the bill had bipartisan support in the House of Representatives and is moving on to the Senate.
The US House of Representatives approved a pandemic relief package early Saturday. But nine of the 18 Pennsylvanians in the lower chamber of Congress opposed it.
Blake's resignation will lead to a special election in the district he has represented for a decade.
The US House of Representatives passed a measure to boost coronavirus relief payments to $2,000 on Monday. But eight of the 18 Pennsylvanians in the lower chamber of Congress opposed it.
President Donald Trump's lead over Joe Biden has shrunk, and Attorney General Josh Shapiro and two Democratic US Reps. have taken the lead in their races.