We never needed a Jan. 6 Commission. We need a Nov. 3 Commission. This is why | Bruce Ledewitz

BY: - June 9, 2021

We know what caused the insurrection. What we need to do is convince millions of Americans that the election was not stolen from Donald Trump.

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. 

In second Keystone State visit in two days, Pence tries to sew up central Pa. for Trump

BY: - October 19, 2020

Pence campaigned in the once reliably Republican Harrisburg suburbs that are now playing host to one of the most competitive congressional races in the country.

In Reading, Pence argues for four more years, report

BY: - October 17, 2020

The veep's appearance at Reading Regional Airport came 17 days before Election Day, as Trump tries to close a Pa. polling gap.


Conservatives think they can shut down the struggle for justice, but we won’t let them | Opinion

BY: - October 9, 2020

No alliance of billionaires, no reactionary political movement and no court captured by right-wing and corporate interests is going to steal our future.


Trump, Pence don’t understand what really made America great — and never will | Opinion

BY: - September 13, 2020

Despite his position as head of the government, Trump, a mere mortal in reality, is a federal employee, even if he prefers to fashion himself king.

With Pa. on the line, Pence talks tough during Luzerne Co. campaign stop

BY: - September 1, 2020

Vice President Mike Pence visited a key area of a key state on Tuesday, as the Democratic and Republican presidential campaigns trained their eyes on a pivotal 2020 battleground state. “We’re not too far from our opponents’ boyhood home, but it’s Trump country now,” Pence said during a late afternoon appearance in Exeter, Luzerne County, […]

While Pence pitches for cops, Westmoreland Co. advocates work to improve their community

BY: - July 30, 2020

Greensburg is the county seat of Westmoreland County and about 35 miles outside Pittsburgh. The predominantly white county of about 350,000 voted for Donald Trump by a two-to-one margin in 2016., And while the president often used racial undertones in his campaign four years ago, his warnings about the destruction of suburbs and lawless streets are drawing close comparisons to the segregationist George Wallace during this 1968 run for president.


In Pa.’s capital city, an effort to reimagine police protection takes shape | Friday Morning Coffee

BY: - July 10, 2020

Capital City residents want a proposed review board to have real teeth -- starting with subpoena power. Meetings are planned for this summer on the plan.

Pence praises police, punches Biden in Philly campaign stop

BY: - July 9, 2020

Vice President Mike Pence swung by Philadelphia Thursday with a two-pronged mission to attack Democrat Joe Biden and praise the region’s police officers.