Pennsylvania Is A Key State For Trump And Biden Campaigns

November 3, 2020 - 5:05am EST
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In 2016, Pennsylvania surprised a lot of people by voting for President Trump. The election is close again this year, and there are many regions to watch in the Keystone State.

Feb 26 - 5:00am EST

The legislation pushed by Democrats underscores the southern state's transformation when it comes to voting restrictions.

Feb 26 - 5:00am EST

Lawmakers are weighing a proposal to give families with kids a monthly, cash benefit to help ease the lifelong pull of poverty. Experts say it could cut U.S. child poverty nearly in half.

Feb 26 - 5:00am EST

Nearly two dozen of the president's nominees await confirmation in the deeply divided Senate.

Feb 25 - 7:48pm EST

The Senate Parliamentarian informed lawmakers that a plan to gradually increase the federal minimum wage to $15 by 2025 does not fit the complicated rules that govern budget bills in the Senate.

Feb 25 - 5:54pm EST

Across the country, coal plants are shutting down. Wind turbines are going up. But the transition can be rocky. In North Dakota, some officials are trying to defend coal by blocking new wind turbines.

Feb 25 - 2:50pm EST

Former economic adviser Lindsey Boylan alleges harassing behavior starting in 2016, including an unwanted kiss and a suggestion of strip poker, after being told the governor had a "crush" on her.

Feb 25 - 1:55pm EST

New Yorker writer Luke Mogelson says many of the insurrectionists he filmed at the Capitol "had no inkling that what they were doing was wrong or suspicion that it could result in any consequences."

Feb 25 - 1:47pm EST

The office of Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance, Jr. confirmed that it obtained the former president's tax returns and related documents on Monday.

Feb 25 - 7:18am EST

Democrats are using the $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill to introduce measures they say will reduce poverty. People already at risk for falling behind have seen big setbacks over the past year.