From Oliver Cromwell to Donald Trump: Here’s how to stop a slide into despotism | Tom Brier

BY: - September 2, 2020

Trump, in many ways, is our generation’s Oliver Cromwell. He ascended to the presidency by soliciting and receiving assistance from a hostile foreign power.

A look at Pa.’s 10th Congressional District – and what the June primary results tell us about the race | Analysis

BY: - July 7, 2020

Scott Perry has fundraising and incumbency advantages. But 2020 is shaping up to be a Democratic year. And the district is purple. It's one to watch.


Pa. Rep. Perry moves up a list of Congress’ most endangered incumbents | Wednesday Morning Coffee

BY: - May 6, 2020

The decidedly purple 10th CD seat 'tilts Republican' amid some very enthusiastic Democratic targeting in the very weird 2020 campaign.

In Pa.’s closely watched 10th CD race, Republican Perry jumps out to early fund-raising lead

BY: - April 27, 2020

The GOP incumbent had more cash on hand during the first quarter of 2020. The Democratic candidates are sparring over an alleged violation.

Brier pitches change, DePasquale experience to flip 10th Congressional District seat blue

BY: - February 26, 2020

The forum was hosted by Widener Law School in Harrisburg, and curious voters nearly filled the college lecture hall for the 90-minute long conversation

Congressional hopeful Brier courts Black voters in tough Democratic primary fight

BY: - February 13, 2020

LOWER PAXTON TWP., Pa. — In a packed room with soul music softly playing in the background, Democratic congressional hopeful Tom Brier told a friendly crowd about a rough few days. Brier’s family home in nearby Hershey, Pa., burned down a week earlier, and with it went all of his possessions. But, with “50 Irish […]

Capital-Star Q&A: PA-10 Republican candidate Bobby Jeffries thinks he’d be Trump’s man for Central Pa.

BY: - September 16, 2019

[*This piece has been updated to clarify the timing of the Capital-Star’s interview with Bobby Jeffries and the timing of our reaching out to Democratic hopeful Tom Brier for comment on an allegation made in the course of the interview below.] Bobby Jeffries says he sees U.S. Rep. Scott Perry as the embodiment of a […]

Indivisible groups plan picket for Pa. Rep. Scott Perry’s Tuesday town hall

BY: - July 29, 2019

The Republican will face his constituents during a 6 p.m. session at a volunteer fire hall in Hummelstown, Pa., near Hershey.

Capital-Star Q&A: PA-10 candidate Eugene DePasquale on his congressional run, budget cuts

BY: - July 25, 2019

Central Pennsylvania's own 10th Congressional District is shaping up to be marquee 2020 fight.

Capital-Star Q&A: PA-10 Democratic candidate Tom Brier talks climate change, DePasquale

BY: - July 11, 2019

The 27-year-old from Hershey has never run for office before. So he's going big out of the gate.