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Updated: November 24, 2021 | 5:00 am

Questions remain about GOP’s election ‘investigation’

Pressed for details about his aims, the firm’s president said his team will examine last year’s presidential election and last May’s primary election.

By Marc Levy/The Associated Press

Unofficial results of Municipal Elections in Centre County, Blair County Second Amendment sanctuaries

Voters in Blair County cast ballots on declaring their municipalities so-called “Second Amendment Sanctuaries.”

By Min Xian/WPSU

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Republican Kevin Brobson wins seat on Pennsylvania Supreme Court as GOP appears poised to sweep appellate races

The race between Democrat Maria McLaughlin and Republican Kevin Brobson was marked by big campaign spending and negative ads.

By Danielle Ohl/Spotlight PA and Angela Couloumbis/Spotlight PA

A last-minute guide to essential Pa. voter prep for the 2021 general election

Spotlight PA offers a final primer on everything you need to know to cast your ballot and vet and select candidates.
By Colin Deppen/Spotlight PA

GOP uses voters to push election reforms in Pennsylvania and some unlikely states

Republicans in Pa., and at least three other states where Democrats control the governor’s office, the legislature or both are pursuing statewide ballot initiatives or veto-proof proposals to enact voter ID restrictions and other changes to election law.

By Marc Levy/The Associated Press

GOP wants personal voter data to root out alleged fraud. Pa. already uses a more secure system.

Pennsylvania has spent nearly half a million dollars over the past six years to find and remove outdated registrations from its voter database.

By Danielle Ohl/Spotlight PA

To avoid Wolf’s veto, Pa. GOP proposes giving voters final say on stricter ID rules, other election changes

By simultaneously pursuing legislative changes as well as a constitutional amendment, Republicans are presenting Gov. Tom Wolf with two options: negotiate or be cut out of the conversation completely.
By Sarah Anne Hughes/Spotlight PA
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