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Some Pennsylvania Republicans want to get rid of ballot drop boxes. Experts say that’s a step too far.
The GOP is pointing to alleged problems at dropboxes, which those experts say they’ll use to prop up law changes.
Top Stories of 2021: How Pa. election misinformation helped inspire an insurrection, investigations and policies
The Jan. 6 U.S. Capitol attack and conversations around voting law changes were partially inspired by the same thing: disproven allegations of widespread problems and fraud.
Pa. Senate election probe contract doesn’t say if the public will see the results, among other things
The $275,250 contract is revealing more details about the Republican-led probe, which is taking place without evidence of widespread fraud or irregularities.
Drew Crompton’s loss disrupts Republicans’ otherwise complete sweep of statewide judicial races in this year’s election,
A statewide recount is being ordered in the Nov. 2 election for an open seat on Pennsylvania’s statewide Commonwealth Court after two candidates finished within a half-percentage point of each other. That’s according to Gov. Tom Wolf’s administration on Wednesday.
Montgomery County GOP alleges ‘lack of trust’ in election results, but says there’s no evidence of fraud
The county says there was an additional slowdown when workers “encountered a higher than usual number of ballots that [could not] be read by the ballot scanners.”
In general, the 2021 election was characterized in Pennsylvania by relatively strong overall turnout for an odd-year election.
Voting-counting in the contest for an open seat on Pennsylvania’s statewide Commonwealth Court narrowed the race to a virtual dead heat. That’s as some counties continued Friday to tabulate remaining mail-in, overseas and provisional ballots.