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Updated: June 10, 2021 | 3:37 pm

House GOP unveils ambitious proposal to revamp Pennsylvania’s election law

The ambitious 149-page bill would change deadlines, early voting and mail-in ballot procedures and mandate IDs for all in-person voters.

By Mark Scolforo/The Associated Press

Updated: April 22, 2021 | 6:11 pm

After months of study, lawmakers face election law decisions

Legislative leaders said Wednesday it’s unclear what changes if any might be enacted for the November election. County commissioners of both parties generally support being given more time to process ballots ahead of the election day, along with other changes in the strict timelines that govern Pennsylvania voting.

By Mark Scolforo/The Associated Press and Sam Dunklau

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Updated: April 13, 2021 | 1:04 pm

Some in power are still mad that Pa.’s Supreme Court ruled on election law. Here’s why it matters now.

Several court watchers say the belief is more complicated than it seems, while political strategists say it’s part of a wider plan to make voting in Pennsylvania more difficult.

By Sam Dunklau

After record 2020 turnout, state Republicans weigh making it harder to vote

New voting laws being proposed could make the process more difficult

By NPR