Congressional Round-Up – Week of 01/18/10

In the 6th

Incumbent Jim Gerlach (R), who was running for Governor and has now decided to run to retain his seat in Congress, gets the nod from party bosses.

Gerlach beats Steven Welch (R) in Chester County straw poll.

Welch helps Scott Brown (R) in MA.

In the 7th

Democrat party bosses don’t want a primary for Bryan Lentz (D).

Lentz says Pat Meehan (R) afraid of the Republican Party machine.

Pat Meehan (R) reacts to Delco controversy.

In the 13th

Incumbent Allyson Schwartz (D) discusses rushing through healthcare legislation if a Republican wins the election in MA.