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March 8th Ups & Downs

The GOP selects their candidate for the 12th Congressional district, a bill about daylight savings time enters the discussion in Harrisburg, and a Mayor in Lackawanna County writes a threatening message towards other elected officials in a Facebook post. All of that and more are in this week’s Ups and Downs.

March 8th, 2019 | Posted in Editorial, Features, Front Page Stories, Sticky, Top Stories | 4 Comments

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February 15th Ups & Downs

A former Executive Director gets tapped by President Trump for an important position in the Department of Labor, while a former Dem staffer gets a position in a 2020 presidential campaign. Turmoil ensues at two of the state’s largest newspapers and the Democrats select their candidate for PA12. All of that and more are in this week’s Ups and Downs.

February 15th, 2019 | Posted in Editorial, Features, Front Page Stories, Sticky, Top Stories | 6 Comments

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February 8th Ups & Downs

The Governor’s budget proposal seems rather well liked on both sides of the aisle, the state GOP endorsed a pair of candidates for Superior Court in Hershey, plus an unusual coalition was formed over a vote in Philadelphia this week. All of that and more are in this week’s Ups and Downs.

February 8th, 2019 | Posted in Editorial, Features, Front Page Stories, Sticky, Top Stories | 3 Comments

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January 11th Ups & Downs

Two Philadelphia Democrats land spots on a powerful House committee, a Luzerne County Republican will now chair the state Senate Judiciary Committee, and a Bucks County Republican will lead the Heroin Task Force in Congress. All of that and more in this week’s Ups and Downs.

January 11th, 2019 | Posted in Editorial, Features, Front Page Stories, Sticky, Top Stories | 4 Comments