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Shayma Musa

Shayma Musa

Erie USPS whistleblower recants statement, House officials say

By: - November 11, 2020

In a video interview with conservative activist group Project Veritas, Hopkins said that he overheard Erie Postmaster Robert Weisenbach discussing with another postal worker about what to do with numerous ballots that arrived after the Tuesday cut-off for mail-in ballots.

In final push, Pence, Jill Biden make their pitch to Erie voters

By: - November 2, 2020

Vice President Mike Pence and Jill Biden made last-minute pitches to Erie voters on Monday, as they tried to shore up support in a swing county that’s critical to both campaigns. 

Gun-toting voters? Erie Co. officials clarify open carry rules at the polls

By: - November 2, 2020

With open carry organizations threatening to “monitor” the polls on Electiom Day, county officials here are moving to make sure polling goes as smoothly as possible in the swing county.

Will a 2020 blue wave crest in Erie? Democrat Kristy Gnibus hopes so

By: - October 26, 2020

Voters in northwestern Pennsylvania’s 16th Congressional District haven’t sent a Democrat to Harrisburg in nearly a decade. Kristy Gnibus is looking to change that.

In Pa. campaign stop, as COVID cases spike, Trump falsely claims nation is turning the corner

By: - October 21, 2020

In a battleground county in a battleground state, Trump made a familiar pitch, even as COVID-19 cases spike statewide.

In Erie, Biden calls out ‘negligent’ Trump on pandemic: ‘It is what it is because he is who he is’

By: - October 10, 2020

“This is the moment to put country before party,” Biden said during an appearance at a union plumbers training center in Erie County.  

In Erie, Biden backers pitch a ‘worker-centric’ economy

By: - October 9, 2020

Judy Pasold owns the Valley Inn, a bar in McKean, Pa., just outside Erie. Like a lot of business owners during the pandemic, she’s been struggling.