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Corman accepts Biden’s 2020 victory, but says GOP-led election investigation must go on

Corman has justified further investigation as a way to satisfy “concerns” — spurred by Trump’s false claims — that his office has received on the subject

By Sam Dunklau

Senate panel orders state election officials to hand over troves of voter records

Many are long lists of personal information for millions of Pennsylvania voters, like addresses and Social Security numbers.

By Sam Dunklau

The state Senate’s latest election probe got off to a contentious start. Subpoenas could be coming soon.

Those hearings have the blessing of Republican Senate President Jake Corman, who has faced pressure from hardline conservatives to look into the 2020 election.

By Sam Dunklau

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Pa. school mask lawsuit backed by group that challenged 2020 election results

Rudy Giuliani once described the Amistad Project as a “partner” in the Trump campaign’s legal efforts to overturn the 2020 election. But little else is known about the group or its donors.

By Jamie Martines/Spotlight PA and Angela Couloumbis/Spotlight PA

Despite infighting, Pa. GOP senators push forward with vague idea of 2020 election audit

Until recently, GOP leaders had been vaguely supportive but largely quiet about Mastriano’s audit effort — particularly Corman. That changed last week.

By Katie Meyer/WHYY and Sam Dunklau

GOP leaders set to review 2020 election, though Pa. results are not in question. How did we get here?

Senate President Jake Corman says he’s in search of ‘flaws in the system’ and not a recount. Yet he says he’s talked to former President Donald Trump — who still is pushing his election-fraud lie — and says Trump is ‘comfortable’ with the Pa. effort.

By Julia Agos

Updated: August 23, 2021 | 9:10 pm

Hearings in election ‘investigation’ to begin this week, Corman says

The top Republican in Pennsylvania’s Senate said is committed to carrying out a “full forensic investigation” of the state’s 2020 presidential election.

By Marc Levy/The Associated Press and Sam Dunklau

Updated: August 20, 2021 | 4:22 pm

Corman orders new senator in charge of ‘election integrity’ plan

Senate President Pro Tempore Jake Corman said he asked Sen. Cris Dush to take over the caucus’ election integrity venture.

By Marc Levy/The Associated Press and Sam Dunklau

Sen. Corman says Penn State would likely face ‘pushback in Harrisburg’ if it mandated COVID vaccines

State Senate President Pro Tempore Jake Corman, a Republican whose district includes Penn State, said lawmakers might consider pulling the university’s state funding if it mandated vaccines.

By Anne Danahy/WPSU

House Republican sponsor tees up fight with Wolf over voting law changes

Gov. Tom Wolf continues to criticize the ‘extremist’ proposal, while Rep. Seth Grove (R-York) says he’s open to compromise, but hasn’t said what the GOP is willing to give up.

By Sam Dunklau