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Updated: September 21, 2020 | 5:53 pm

Secrecy envelopes will cause electoral chaos, official warns

Under a days-old court decision, counties are required to throw out mail-in ballots returned without secrecy envelopes.

By Marc Levy/The Associated Press

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Biden, Trump plan visits this week to Pennsylvania in fight for key battleground state

President Trump’s visits underscores the importance of Pennsylvania to the Nov. 3 presidential election, as Trump seeks a second term against Democratic nominee Joe Biden.

By The Associated Press

Pennsylvania’s top court extends mailed ballot return deadline, approves drop boxes ahead of vote-by-mail surge forecast for November.

The state Supreme Court also affirmed poll watchers can't work outside their home county and election officials can't accept ballots mailed without an internal secrecy envelope.
By Emily Previti

Voting victories for Democrats in Pa. might have closed the door on more election reform

Election boards want to start processing mail-in ballots before Election Day, but such a move would require cooperation between the Democratic governor and Republican leaders.

By Cynthia Fernandez/Spotlight PA

Kamala Harris makes the case for Biden to Philly’s Black neighborhoods

Kamala Harris’s visit comes as the campaign drops millions of dollars on ads in Pennsylvania, including two targeted at Black voters — one aimed at Black people who didn’t vote in 2016, and one touting Biden and Harris’ support for Black-owned businesses.

By Katie Meyer/WHYY