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June 21st Ups & Downs

The candidates are set for another special election in the state House, a former chief of staff to Gov. Tom Wolf takes on a new role, and controversial words are exchanged in a Wilkes-Barre bar and restaurant between a former Mayoral candidate staffer and a sitting Councilman. All of that and more are in this week’s Ups and Downs.

June 21st, 2019 | Posted in Editorial, Features, Front Page Stories, Sticky, Top Stories | 1 Comment

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June 21st Playbook

The Democrats select a doctor to run for the vacant state House seat previously held by Rep. Fred Keller, while Former Deputy Mayor of Philadelphia Nina Ahmad gears up for a run for Auditor General. Here is the Playbook.

June 21st, 2019 | Posted in Front Page Stories, Playbook, Top Stories | No Comments

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June 20th Playbook

An open primary bill advances out of the state Senate Government Committee, while Democrats convene tonight to select a candidate for the upcoming special election in HD85. Here is the Playbook.

June 20th, 2019 | Posted in Front Page Stories, Playbook, Top Stories | No Comments

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June 19th Playbook

Gov. Tom Wolf vetoes a GOP backed $100M private and religious schools bill, while a new Roll Call article shows that Rep. Matt Cartwright has the highest party unity score for a Democrat representing a Trump won district. Here is the Playbook.

June 19th, 2019 | Posted in Front Page Stories, Playbook, Top Stories | No Comments