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GOP 2022 gubernatorial hopefuls spar over Pa. vote by-mail law

BY: - August 5, 2021

In the lead up to the 2022 governor’s race, some Pennsylvania Republican hopefuls are reaching for a new way to question conservative credentials — did their rival vote to approve no-excuse mail-in ballots?

Philadelphia County won’t comply with Mastriano-backed election ‘investigation’

BY: - July 30, 2021

The Philadelphia City Commissioners unanimously voted against Sen. Doug Mastriano’s, R-Franklin, sweeping request for voting equipment and information used in the 2020 general and 2021 primary elections.

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Poll: Majority of Pa. residents oppose GOP-backed ‘investigation’ of 2020 election | Friday Coffee

BY: - July 30, 2021

A poll by a liberal advocacy group shows most Pa. residents believe Joe Biden won the presidency -- and they're not interested in litigating it again.

‘We have real work to do.’ Pa. Sen. Laughlin breaks silence, denounces election investigation

BY: - July 29, 2021

Sen. Daniel Laughlin, who’s exploring a run for governor, denounced attempts to review the 2020 general and 2021 elections, making him the first and so far the only member of his party to voice opposition.

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Pa. Sen. Laughlin: Forensic probe of 2020 election will ‘further paranoid atmospherics’ | Opinion

BY: - July 29, 2021

If two sides want to fight over a year-old election, I advise them to take it outside. We have real work to do in the Capitol.

Pa. GOP lawmaker says Senate committee will meet soon to vote on subpoenas for election review

BY: - July 28, 2021

Sen. Doug Mastriano said it’s not a question of if the Senate Intergovernmental Operations Committee will subpoena information — but when.

Pa. man with ties to GOP lawmaker — and Trump ally — Sen. Doug Mastriano arrested for Jan. 6 involvement

BY: - July 27, 2021

Federal agents arrested Samuel Lazar, a 35-year-old Lancaster County resident, on Monday for crimes related to the breach of the U.S. Capitol.

‘This is not about politics’: Pa. GOP lawmakers accuse Department of State of intimidation tactics

BY: - July 23, 2021

Sens. Doug Mastriano and Judy Ward respond to the Department of State's decision to decertify Fulton County election machines.

State officials decertify Fulton Co. election system following third-party audit

BY: - July 21, 2021

The decertification of Fulton County’s voting system comes weeks after Degraffenreid warned that county voting systems could be decertified if they were subjected to a post-election third party review.

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Experts warn against ‘sham election audits’ movement | Tuesday Morning Coffee

BY: - July 20, 2021

Conspiracy theories, disinformation and outright lies can spread through social media and other means to undermine legitimate elections, experts warn.

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What’s powering Mastriano’s ‘audit’ crusade? | Editorial Cartoon

BY: - July 17, 2021

So far, two Pa. counties have said they won't cooperate with a GOP state lawmaker's attempt to launch an audit of the 2020 election.

PFAS 101: What they are, why it matters | Five for the Weekend

BY: - July 17, 2021

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