Politics

President Donald Trump speaks as he signs the Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act during a news conference in the Rose Garden of the White House, Friday, June 5, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Associated Press
June 05, 2020 - 9:47 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump effectively claimed victory over the economic crisis and COVID-19 on Friday as well as major progress against racial inequality, heartily embracing a better-than-expected jobs report in hopes of convincing a discouraged nation he deserves another four years...
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Governor Tom Wolf During a news conference on June 5, 2020
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KDKA Radio Staff
June 05, 2020 - 3:06 pm
Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf is acknowledging he “took a real gamble” participating in George Floyd protests in Dauphin County earlier this week, seemingly going against he and PA Health Director Dr. Rachel Levine’s guidance on avoiding large crows.
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Manager David Voye (right) Deputy Mgr Chet Harhut in front of scanners.
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Joe DeStio
June 03, 2020 - 12:54 pm
The counting of paper ballots is resuming on Wednesday inside a warehouse in the Northside.
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FILE - In this Aug. 23, 2019, file photo, Rep. Steve King, R-Iowa, speaks during a news conference in Des Moines, Iowa. King is on the outs with a significant bloc of his long-reliable conservative base, but not for almost two decades of incendiary utterances about abortion, immigrants and Islam. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File)
Associated Press
June 03, 2020 - 12:04 am
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Republicans in northwest Iowa ousted Rep. Steve King in Tuesday’s primary, deciding they’ve had enough of the conservative lightning rod known for making incendiary comments about immigrants and white supremacy throughout his nearly two decades in Congress. The nine-term...
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Former Vice President Joe Biden
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Nick Horwat
June 02, 2020 - 9:18 pm
Pennsylvania holds the biggest number of delegates among states choosing presidential nominees today.
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A voter fills out his ballot as a woman waits her turn during primary voting at the public safety building in McKeesport, Pa., Tuesday, June 2, 2020. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
Associated Press
June 02, 2020 - 9:13 pm
The Latest on Tuesday's primary elections (all times EDT): 9:13 p.m. Democrat Joe Biden has won the South Dakota presidential primary, racking up another victory in Tuesday’s voting as he marches toward earning enough delegates to claim the party nomination before the summer convention. The...
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President Trump
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Associated Press
June 02, 2020 - 12:25 pm
The bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Washington sharply criticized President Donald Trump for staging a visit to the historic St. John's Church across from the White House, where he held up a Bible after authorities had cleared the area of peaceful protesters.
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Rachel Kalas
June 01, 2020 - 7:22 pm
The ballot must be postmarked no later than Tuesday, June 2nd
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President Donald Trump speaks in the Rose Garden of the White House, Friday, May 29, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
Associated Press
May 29, 2020 - 3:22 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Friday that the U.S. will be terminating its relationship with the World Health Organization, saying it had failed to adequately respond to the coronavirus because China has “total control” over the global organization. He said Chinese officials “...
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Sen. Bob Casey, D-PA, speaks during the 2016 Democratic National Convention at Wells Fargo Arena. Mandatory Credit: Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY NETWORK
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Andrew Limberg
May 29, 2020 - 10:37 am
Pennsylvania Senator Bob Casey has announced he will donate plasma to help COVID-19 patients after he received a positive antibody test.
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