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Pennsylvania ballot
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Mike Dougherty
June 03, 2020 - 12:04 pm
Turnout for the Pennsylvania primary election was quite high, and a record number of voters — about 1.8 million — cast their ballots by mail. Read more here.
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Voters cast ballots in primary elections on June 2, 2020 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
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KYW Staff
June 02, 2020 - 8:49 pm
Pennsylvania held a primary election Tuesday amid protests and coronavirus concerns. Read more here.
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Philadelphia riots
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Tony Romeo
June 01, 2020 - 3:04 pm
On the eve of an “unprecedented” primary election in Pennsylvania, the secretary of the commonwealth confirms that the State Department is closely monitoring both the COVID-19 crisis and civil unrest in Philadelphia, marking an election with both progress and challenges. Read more here.
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Voting sign
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Jim Melwert
May 28, 2020 - 4:21 pm
Bucks County elections officials say they’ve processed 100,000 mail-in ballots and are still working on getting them mailed out. County officials are also reminding everyone who plans on voting in person they will be required to wear a mask. Read more here.
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Pennsylvania ballot
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Pat Loeb
May 28, 2020 - 9:32 am
A last-day surge in mail-in ballot applications brought the total number of requests in Philadelphia to about 225,000. City commissioners have already mailed out most of the requested ballots and expect to finish up Thursday, but they’re concerned about getting them back by Election Day. Read More...
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Pennsylvania ballot
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Jim Melwert
May 27, 2020 - 4:49 pm
Montgomery County’s request for an extension of the mail-in ballot deadline was shot down by a county judge Wednesday. Read more here.
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An election worker handles vote-by-mail ballots.
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Jim Melwert
May 27, 2020 - 2:21 pm
Delaware County officials have processed about 85,000 mail-in ballot requests amid mandated stay-at-home orders — more than twice the amount of ballots that they expected. Read more here.
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Pennsylvania ballot
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Jim Melwert
May 26, 2020 - 1:31 pm
Tuesday is the last day to sign up to receive a mail-in ballot for the June 2 Pennsylvania primary. But if you haven’t mailed it back by now, it may already be too late. Read more here.
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President Donald Trump and North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper
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AP News
May 25, 2020 - 12:36 pm
President Donald Trump threatened to pull the Republican National Convention out of North Carolina if the state's Democratic governor doesn't immediately sign off on allowing a full-capacity gathering in August despite the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Read more here.
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This week's panel includes Sharon Pinkenson, Rebecca Rhynhart, and Danny Simmons.
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Flashpoint
May 24, 2020 - 5:13 pm
This week on Flashpoint: Host and KYW Community Affairs reporter Cherri Gregg asks the burning questions about Mayor Jim Kenney's proposed budget for Philadelphia. Read more here.
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