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More than 20K people have already applied to vote by mail in the 2020 primary

Pennsylvanians can apply to vote by mail online, and they have until 5 p.m. on April 21 to do so.

By Lucy Perkins/WESA

Split ticket: How health care proposals divide voters in western Pennsylvania

Polling shows that health care is a top concern for voters across the country, and voters in Western Pennsylvania are no exception.

By Lucy Perkins/WESA

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A barber breaking the bubble in Franklin County: Trump voter with ‘buyer’s remorse’ seeks conversations of ‘grace and mercy’

At Lance Walker’s barbershop in Chambersburg, people with different politics and backgrounds mix. On a recent afternoon, in this corner of south central Pennsylvania, more than half of the people in the shop came just to listen.

By Laura Benshoff/WHYY

Labor union unveils $150M campaign to help defeat Trump in Pennsylvania and other battleground states

The investment marks the largest voter engagement and turnout operation in the history of the Service Employees International Union.
By The Associated Press

$90M bond issue for voting machines clears state financing agency

Market volatility could help Pa. land favorable financing terms
By Emily Previti

Speaking Mam in MAGA country: Immigration, education and the teenage boy in the middle

The work of immigrants — who are often more willing to perform low-wage, manual labor jobs — undergirds the economy in Franklin County. But a dependence on cheap labor puts stress on other institutions.

By Laura Benshoff/WHYY

Tom Brier, Eugene DePasquale square off in race to challenge U.S. Rep. Scott Perry this fall

The contest in the 10th District is being listed by national analysts as one of the hottest Congressional contests in the country in the 2020 cycle.
By Charles Thompson/PennLive

Super Tuesday Primary Coverage

By Fred Vigeant