Senator Casey gives a statement on Senate seat race
NORTHEAST PA (WOLF) —
Congressman Barletta is going up against Senator Bob Casey this fall.
The Senator trying to hold onto the seat he's held since 2007.
President Trump has called Casey a "do nothing senator who only shows up at election time". Tonight, he called him "Sleeping Bob."
In a statement, Senator Casey thanked Mr. Trump for signing several of his bills into law.. and said:
"I'm not running against President Trump. I'm running against a member of Congress who has voted in lockstep with a corporate special interest agenda that is stacking the deck against working families and holding Pennsylvania's middle class back. No matter what they throw at me, I will never back down from that fight."