Our U.S. Senator says he has not been hiding out in his burrow, contrary to many media reports.
Republican Pat Toomey yesterday held a hastily called teleconference after fielding a barrage of criticism that he was unavailable and constituents were unable to get through to his office.
Toomey insists it was simply a matter of volume and staffing, that his office phones were swamped and staffers struggled to keep up.
In the meantime, he said he wanted President Trump to take a harder line on Russian strongman Vladimir Putin, while standing behind some of the president's more controversial policies.
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