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Kenny Cooper is WHYY’s suburban reporter covering Montgomery and Delaware counties. He joined WHYY in November 2020. As a native of Montgomery County, Pa, Kenny graduated in 2020 from Temple University with a BA in journalism and political science.

Prior to WHYY, he covered Pennsylvania state politics through an Election SOS fellowship at the Pennsylvania Capital-Star. In early 2020, Kenny was selected to be a participant in the POLITICO Journalism Institute. He has interned at numerous news outlets including CNN, NBC News & MSNBC, NBC Sports Philadelphia, and Fox 29.

Latest by Kenny Cooper/WHYY


Chester activists denounce a new Philadelphia Union-Subaru partnership as environmental injustice

A press release says the steam generated at an incinerator in Chester “will turn the turbines to produce electricity for the Philadelphia area,” but some residents fear they will pay the costs.

By Kenny Cooper/WHYY

ACLU-PA sues Montgomery County for blocking attorney-client meetings in county jail

The federal lawsuit accuses officials at the Montgomery County Correctional Facility of barring ACLU lawyers from meeting with their clients in the prison in Eagleville.

By Kenny Cooper/WHYY

I got the COVID vaccine. Are my side effects normal?

Here’s what you should expect after getting a COVID-19 vaccine.

By Hannah Chinn/WHYY and Kenny Cooper/WHYY