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Counties confirm Pa.’s General Election went smoothly

Next up for election workers: write-ins and certification.

By Sam Dunklau

Midstate county election departments expect long counting process for some races

All say polling locations are well-staffed, but it’ll take days to count the unusually high number of write-in candidates in certain races.

By Sam Dunklau

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Are you mailing your ballot? Here’s what to know about postage

You may have to buy two stamps instead of one in some cases, though if you forget, the Postal Service says it will deliver your ballot anyway.

By Sam Dunklau

Hoaxers face $5.1M fine for election robocalls in Pa. and other states

Two conservative hoaxers face a record $5.1 million fine for allegedly making illegal robocalls to wireless phones without the owners’ consent in the 2020 election.

By The Associated Press

Updated: June 1, 2021 | 1:27 pm

Mail-in voting law spurring new tensions over elections in Pennsylvania

The counties’ call for action comes amid a partisan stalemate over how to fix shortcomings or gray areas in Pennsylvania’s 2019 expansive mail-in voting law.

By Marc Levy/The Associated Press

Updated: April 19, 2021 | 3:45 pm

Election experts recommend what Pa. counties have been asking for all along: more time to prepare ballots

As House state lawmakers prepare to offer an official list of possible voting law changes, a bipartisan group pointed to that change as the most critical and reinforced what county election directors have been saying for months.

By Sam Dunklau

U.S. Postal agents found no evidence of backdated ballots in Erie, report says

Allegations by an employee became public Nov. 5 in a video released by Project Veritas, a conservative group that had been promoting voter fraud accusations on social media.

By Marc Levy/The Associated Press
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