Representative Madeleine Dean

Representing the 4th District of Pennsylvania

In The News

February 22, 2019

Last fall, four women from Pennsylvania won seats in the U.S. House of Representatives, breaking up the state’s all-male congressional delegation and making history in the process.

February 19, 2019

Valentine’s Day this year was a bittersweet day because it was also the first anniversary of the Parkland, Fla., massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.

The massacre took the lives of 14 students and three staff members who worked at the school.

February 11, 2019

In the words of her detractors during the 2016 presidential race, Hillary Clinton was abrasive and shrill. She was aloof. She was unlikable.

February 9, 2019

A Cambridge University student facing the death penalty in South Sudan is being "arbitrarily detained in a modern-day hellhole", his lawyer says.

PhD student Peter Biar Ajak, 35, a critic of his country's regime, has been detained without charge since his arrest at Juba Airport in July.

February 7, 2019

“In the Democratic caucus, we elected more new women than men. Think of that statement!”

February 5, 2019

Each member of Congress gets to bring a guest to the president’s annual State of the Union address, which President 

January 30, 2019

A New Jersey landfill has backed out of a plan to take soil contaminated with chemicals from a former naval base in Willow Grove, responding to concerns from activists but leaving unresolved how and when the military will dispose of the tainted soil.