FORA.tv Speaker - Robert Casey

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Biography

Robert Casey is a Democratic senator from the state of Pennsylvania. He was first elected to the U.S. Senate in 2006. A graduate of the College of the Holy Cross, Sen. Casey spent the following year teaching fifth grade and coaching eighth grade basketball in inner city Philadelphia for the Jesuit Volunteer Corps. In 1996, he was elected state auditor general for Pennsylvania, a position he held for two terms. In 2004, Sen. Casey took over as state treasurer, a position he held until he ran for the U.S. Senate in 2006. He currently serves on the Committee on Foreign Relations, where he is chariman of the Subcommittee on Near Eastern and South and Central Asian Affairs; the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry, where he is chair of the Subcommittee on Production, Income Protection and Price support; the Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions; the Special Committee on Aging; and the Joint Economic Committee.

2 Programs

The Rise of Nuclear Iran

03.27.10 | 01:14:43 min | 3 comments

Remarks by U.S. Congressional Delegation and EP President

03.27.10 | 00:00:00 min | 0 comments