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We need to make sure every registered voter can vote. Here’s how to make that happen | Opinion

BY: - May 20, 2019

Next year, 2020, will be a monumental year for political participation, and we hope to bring as many young people into the fold as we can.

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With Trump headed for Pa., Toomey says China tariffs are ‘absolutely painful’ but ‘could be worth the price’ | Monday Morning Coffee

BY: - May 20, 2019

Worried about a key state, Pennsylvanians will be seeing a lot of Trump in 2020.

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We’re one Supreme Court case away from outlawing abortion | Dick Polman

BY: - May 20, 2019

Republicans and their religious right allies don't care what the polls say (according to the Pew Research Center, 58 percent of Americans want abortion to be legal in all or most cases

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Brown v. Board of Education at 65: Why the struggle continues | Kadida Kenner

BY: - May 19, 2019

If you want to honor the spirit of Brown, get out and vote.

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The Brown v. Board of Education case didn’t start how you think it did | Opinion

BY: - May 19, 2019

While the Brown vs. Board of Education case is often celebrated for ordering school desegregation, history shows many black people in the city where the case began opposed integrated schools.

Pennsylvania primary 2019: Your guide to Tuesday’s statewide and special elections

BY: - May 19, 2019

Statewide, Democrats and Republicans will select their candidate for two open seats on an appellate court.

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.

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Why letting the IRS decide the future of news is a bad idea | Opinion

BY: - May 18, 2019

The health of American democracy could be at stake.

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Shapiro and the Goliaths | Editorial Cartoon

BY: - May 18, 2019

If you're gonna go, might as well go big.

Pa. Republican Fitzpatrick votes with U.S. House Dems to approve LGBTQ rights bill

BY: - May 17, 2019

Despite the fanfare on Capitol Hill, the effort is unlikely to be enacted into law this Congress.

An anti-abortion group sent Jewish lawmakers Holocaust imagery to protest their vote on a ban bill

BY: - May 17, 2019

By Friday afternoon, the group had apologized. But some weren't buying it.

Lawmakers demand ‘due process’ when accused of misconduct. But what does that actually mean?

BY: - May 17, 2019

Four General Assembly lawmakers have been accused of sexual misconduct since 2017. To date, none have been expelled.