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‘That is how we will lift up our nation’s middle class’: In Pgh, VP Harris touts child tax credit

BY: - June 21, 2021

In her first visit to Pittsburgh since becoming vice president, Harris met with children in a summer camp program at a neighborhood rec center.

Duolingo founder, a Pittsburgher and immigrant, puts his app to work fighting illiteracy in Central America

BY: - May 27, 2021

The company says the goal is to tackle global illiteracy problems before they begin. 

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‘We’re a republic not a democracy’: Here’s what’s so undemocratic about this GOP talking point | John L. Micek

BY: - May 20, 2021

Who knew that America was filled with so many amateur social studies teachers?

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‘Democracy Prevailed:’ The 5 tweets that sum up the Biden inaugural | Thursday Morning Coffee

BY: - January 21, 2021

A day full of extraordinary ordinariness. Here are the five defining moments.

What Pa. politicians had to say about President Joe Biden’s inaugural speech

BY: - January 20, 2021

In a brief speech that evoked big themes, Biden called for Americans to unite at a time of extraordinary challenge.

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Biden Inaugural 2021: What Pa. will be watching and listening for | Wednesday Morning Coffee

BY: - January 20, 2021

It's a presidential inauguration like no other. But in the hopes and dreams of Americans, some things never change.

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Job one for Biden: Uniting the America that Trump divided. It will take all of us | Opinion

BY: - January 19, 2021

After the last four years, our nation faces truly daunting tasks. But we’re Americans. Given the effort, and the time, needed, we can accomplish them all.

Masked, and from a distance, Pa. electors cast their 20 votes for Biden, Harris

BY: - December 14, 2020

The meetings, which took place in state Capitols across the country, continued as Trump and his allies, continued to launch baseless attacks against the election results.

Former Casey aide named to new Biden/Harris inaugural committee

BY: - November 30, 2020

A former top aide to U.S. Sen. Bob Casey, D-Pa., and a senior official in President-elect Joe Biden's 2020 campaign has been named to the incoming administration's inaugural committee.

How young voters helped Biden to his Keystone State win | Analysis

BY: - November 10, 2020

In Pennsylvania, 58 percent of young voters selected Biden while 39 percent  selected Donald Trump which resulted in a roughly 155,000 vote margin between the two candidates.

‘I’m bullish’: Philly’s Black biz leaders react to Biden, Harris victory

BY: - November 10, 2020

Biden’s plans calls for a historic effort to empower small business creation and expansion in economically disadvantaged areas.

Building back the Blue Wall: How Joe Biden won Pennsylvania | Analysis

BY: - November 8, 2020

As important as Biden's wins in Michigan and Wisconsin were, no state played a more important role in the former vice president's victory than Pennsylvania and its 20 electoral votes.