America needs leaders who have the intellectual heft and cooperative outlook to move us forward in a timely, positive and thoughtful manner. Sometimes this means using powers of persuasion to show party leaders, interest groups and campaign contributors the better path.
Candidates seeking to unseat these incumbents in Congress have all run mostly laudable campaigns focused on important concerns. Their challenges were appreciated and respected.
In the matchups of experience in public service, successful private and public careers and demonstrated leadership skills, Barletta, Marino and Casey clearly possess superior potential to become the responsible voices Pennsylvanians want and America needs.