Nick Field

Is trade Bernie Sanders’ Trump card in Pennsylvania? | Analysis

By: - February 21, 2020

The evidence suggests there’s a neglected opening this year for an anti-trade Democratic nominee. It could be just the opening that Bernie Sanders needs.

Pa. Rep. Scanlon, unfazed by an unusually eventful first term, seeks another 

By: - February 2, 2020

A presidential impeachment, a government shutdown, and the threat of a foreign war. All three used to be considered once-in-a-generation events. For U.S. Rep.  Mary Gay Scanlon, they’re just the highlights of her first term.    Scanlon launched her re-election campaign on Saturday with a tour that included stops in all three counties that make up […]

The Top 10 Pa. cities — that aren’t Philly and Pittsburgh — where the 2020 Dems have to campaign | Analysis

By: - December 15, 2019

There's a lot more to Pa. than just "Alabama in between." These are the cities that Democrats need ti visit if they want to win the White House next year.

From Johnson to Clinton: How Pa’s Capitol Hill delegation played a role in impeachment

By: - November 5, 2019

In each instance the representatives of the Keystone State played a unique and pivotal role. A reminder of our past can provide some guidance today.

How the Pa. electorate has changed since 2016 and what that means for 2020 | Analysis

By: - October 25, 2019

Every section of the commonwealth tells a unique story of the past three years. Both parties would be wise to pay attention.


Can the Dems topple U.S. Rep. Mike Kelly in PA-16 in 2020? | Analysis

By: - August 24, 2019

There's a case to be made. But it's not going to be easy.

Warren, Dem 2020 hopefuls make their pitch at Philly’s Netroots Nation

By: - July 14, 2019

At least they agreed on this much: Donald Trump has to go in 2020.

In Philly for NetRoots Nation, AG Shapiro faces protesters upset over Philly gun law change

By: - July 12, 2019

Shapiro was speaking alongside Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison and Delaware Attorney General on Day 2 of this year's NetRoots Nation conference when an audience member seized the microphone jumped in to pointedly question the Montgomery County Democrat about the law.

Progressives gather in Philly for Netroots Nation this weekend

By: - July 11, 2019

The first day was headlined by former Attorney General Eric Holder


Three maps that explain what a DePasquale vs. Perry fight in PA10 would look like | Analysis

By: - June 12, 2019

It's likely that a DePasquale versus Perry matchup would be one of the major battleground battles in a year (and a commonwealth) that’s set to be rife with them.

‘The woman should make the choice’: Wolf, allies rally for abortion access in suburban Philly

By: - May 31, 2019

Wolf, a former Planned Parenthood escort, condemned abortion bans in other states.

Joe Biden rallies in Philadelphia, drawing sharp contrasts with Trump in a key 2020 state

By: - May 18, 2019

Out ahead in early polls, the former veep tied himself to President Barack Obama, promised to not to speak ill of other Democrat, and said he's the only candidate who can beat Donald Trump in 2020.