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Updated: October 1, 2020 | 2:07 pm

Pa. lawmakers face off over investigative election panel critics fear will disrupt voting already underway

The state House of Representatives is poised to create the majority-weighted panel by resolution, which isn't subject to a gubernatorial veto.
By Emily Previti

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Updated: September 23, 2020 | 11:10 am

Pa. Republicans ask top state court to suspend its own vote-by-mail order pending appeal to SCOTUS

“[The ruling] jeopardizes the security and integrity of our elections and will potentially put Pennsylvania in the middle of a disastrous national crisis."
By Emily Previti

Pennsylvania’s top court extends mailed ballot return deadline, approves drop boxes ahead of vote-by-mail surge forecast for November.

The state Supreme Court also affirmed poll watchers can't work outside their home county and election officials can't accept ballots mailed without an internal secrecy envelope.
By Emily Previti

Judge denies NAACP bid for pandemic-related changes to election procedures

“The question ... is whether the relief that you're requesting is a constitutional imperative. Whether you have shown that, in the absence of that relief, constitutional rights are going to be lost. I'm not convinced.”
By Emily Previti

Pa. legislature’s delays could result in chaos for election officials and voters in November

“If they get too far into the weeds or attempt to drop in other fixes now, my fear is nothing will get done.”
By Emily Previti/PA Post