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Sen. Doug Mastriano campaign spent thousands on buses ahead of D.C. insurrection

A review of the state senator’s campaign finance records shows that his committee paid $3,354 to Wolf’s Bus Lines in three installments for “bus reservations” about six days before Trump’s “Save America” rally.

By Katie Meyer/WHYY, Ryan Briggs/WHYY and Miles Bryan/Keystone Crossroads

Top Pa. law enforcement leaders pledge to prosecute U.S. Capitol attackers

AG Shapiro: ‘We will use every tool at our disposal to hold you accountable.’

By Sam Dunklau

As he seeks to overturn Pa.’s election, Trump invites GOP senators to White House lunch

The invitation from the White House for Wednesday’s luncheon was sent to every Republican in the GOP-controlled chamber.

By Angela Couloumbis/Spotlight PA

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After White House test, Pa. GOP senator calls COVID-19 case mild

State Sen. Doug Mastriano first revealed the diagnosis in a Facebook live video Monday night, one day after The Associated Press reported that Mastriano was informed of the positive test while at a West Wing meeting with Trump.

By Marc Levy/The Associated Press and Mark Scolforo/The Associated Press

GOP leadership silent after Pa. senator tests positive for COVID-19 following maskless election event

Coronavirus cases and hospitalizations are surging, making mitigation efforts like wearing masks and not gathering in small spaces more important than ever.

By Angela Couloumbis/Spotlight PA and Cynthia Fernandez/Spotlight PA

After White House test, state Sen. Mastriano calls COVID-19 case mild

State Senate Republican leaders have remained silent about the matter.

By Mark Scolforo/The Associated Press and Marc Levy/The Associated Press

Statehouse Republican groups cling to baseless election claims as lawmaking and legal chances fade

As the current state legislative session draws to a close and President Donald Trump’s campaign suffers the latest round of legal defeats, some state GOP lawmakers continue to falsely assert the 2020 election was rife with problems.

By Sam Dunklau

Source: Pa. GOP Senator Doug Mastriano gets a positive test at Trump meeting

Republican Doug Mastriano had gone to the White House last Wednesday with like-minded Republican state lawmakers shortly after a public meeting that Mastriano helped host in Gettysburg — maskless — to discuss efforts to overturn president-elect Joe Biden’s victory in the state.

By Mark Scolforo/The Associated Press

Pa. Health Department warns against two state lawmakers’ false claims about potential COVID-19 vaccine

Both President Donald Trump and Democrat Joe Biden have pointed to a COVID-19 vaccine as key to ending the pandemic.
By Sam Dunklau

Pa. senators consider harsher penalties for drivers who don’t move over for emergency vehicles

An existing state law says drivers are supposed to slow down and move over for emergency and service vehicles with their lights or sirens on. But supporters say too many drivers are ignoring it.

By Sam Dunklau