Tag: Elections

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Ups and downs
Nov 11, 2016 AT 3:13 PM
As befits a Keystone State that produced any number of once-in-a-generation shocks Tuesday, the split-ticket results will make for an interesting January in Harrisburg. That’s when Democratic...
Election 2016 Aftermath
Nov 14, 2016 AT 12:00 AM
The GOP in Pennsylvania hasn’t been this powerful in nearly 70 years. A Republican president. Control of both legislative chambers in Harrisburg. And with 34 state senators being seated next...
Election 2016 Aftermath
Nov 14, 2016 AT 9:12 PM
This week, Democrats in the PA House and Senate will vote on key leadership positions. But in light of recent electoral losses, some are calling for fresh blood – or, maybe, just blood....
Election 2016 Aftermath
Nov 15, 2016 AT 2:31 PM
The PA house caucuses voted on key leadership positions, with both parties opting to largely maintain the status quo after an historic election. The vote had been moved up a week, purportedly to save...
Heard in Harrisburg
Nov 16, 2016 AT 5:02 PM
This story has been updated to reflect comments made by PA Sen. John Yudichak. Despite late maneuvering by ambitious pols, both Republicans and Democrats in the PA Senate stuck with their...
Perspective
Nov 17, 2016 AT 5:40 PM
The signs were there – both in the data and anecdotally – that forecast the stunning outcome of last week’s presidential election. Many polls failed to capture the enthusiasm gap...
Perspective
Nov 17, 2016 AT 9:19 PM
We all learned a lot about voter fraud in the run-up to this election. Despite histrionic claims to the contrary (see: Donald Trump and his surrogates), the experts tell us that elections are not...
Election 2016 Aftermath
Nov 21, 2016 AT 10:13 PM
State Sen. Daylin Leach: advocate for legalized marijuana and civil asset forfeiture reform … Snoop Dogg fan … possible PA Supreme Court candidate? That last one may be mere...
Election 2016 Aftermath
Nov 22, 2016 AT 11:40 PM
Pennsylvanians split right down the middle in the 2016 presidential election. Only 64,347 votes – 1 percent of the total – separated the state’s winner, Donald Trump, from its loser...
Runup to 2018
Dec 2, 2016 AT 4:14 PM
Fresh off an historic electoral victory, prominent Republicans are already painting a target on Democratic U.S. Sen. Bob Casey in the 2018 election. The man they have been talking up to take out...