Congressional Round-Up – Week of 12/7/09

Race in the 6th

Pike and Trivedi spar over abortion in the Democratic primary.

Conshohocken’s Ward 1 Borough Council member Jason Salus (D) has endorsed Trivedi in the Democratic primary in the 6th Congressional District.

Trivedi named a Truman National Security Fellow.

Ryan Costello (R) bows out of the Republican primary.

Steven Welch (R) a conservative target?

Lower Merion commissioner considering a run in the 6th.

Ron Paul-esque Republican has joined the field in the Republican primary.

Race in the 7th

NJ Governor-elect comes to the 7th to campaign for Pat Meehan (R).

Current office holders and candidates react to President’s Afghan policy.