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Updated: April 8, 2022 | 7:10 pm

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.

By Sam Dunklau

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Biden to bring infrastructure sales pitch to Lehigh County

The White House is billing Biden’s visit to Macungie as a stop to “emphasize the importance of American manufacturing, buying products made in America, and supporting good-paying jobs for American workers.”

By The Associated Press

Updated: October 28, 2020 | 10:00 am

Corridor Counts series: In Allentown, two Latinos — one Republican, one Democrat — have a common foe: The Democratic establishment

Different motives fuel the fight against the city’s most popular party.

By Anthony Orozco

Updated: July 30, 2020 | 12:45 pm

What’s next for Mark Pinsley?

Lehigh County’s new controller has become a leading voice in progressive politics for the region. Will it make a difference?
By Joseph Darius Jaafari

DA: No basis for charges against Allentown cop who put knee on man’s head

Surveillance video showed the unnamed officer putting his knee on the man’s head and neck area twice while he was being restrained a few steps from the emergency room entrance.

By The Associated Press