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I’ve seen general pieces about the filibuster and its history, and so let me be specific that I am asking for commentary that is a little deeper, or granular.  My question is simple — I’’m old enough to have been politically aware since the Ford/Carter years, and for most of my life the...

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  • February 25, 2021

Just a short note to recognize something important and telling that has been left out of current news coverage.  In Wisconsin, the Trump campaign has asked for a limited recount of only two Democratic-leaning counties that went heavily for Biden: In a statement, the [Trump] campaign said it was asking for recounts in Milwaukee and...

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  • November 19, 2020

Received this e-mail today from U.S. Senator Bob Casey, Jr. (D. PA): Election Day is coming up fast, and we don't want you to miss out! If you're planning to vote by mail in Pennsylvania, don't wait — request your mail-in ballot before October 27. Find out how at VotesPA.com....

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  • October 11, 2020

I received two e-mails today regarding voting by mail in my home state of Pennsylvania. First, from Governor Tom Wolf (D. PA): I hope you and your loved ones are staying safe and healthy. I wanted to send a quick update on the upcoming primary election on Tuesday, June 2,...

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  • May 20, 2020

Received this e-mail today from Lt. Governor John Fetterman (D. PA): I hope this email finds you well, but let's be frank — these last few weeks have been difficult. We're all feeling the collective weight of this pandemic on our family, friends, and neighbors. Governor Tom Wolf and I...

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  • April 14, 2020

Received this e-mail today from U.S. Senator Bob Casey, Jr. (D. PA): In 2016, 1.8 million eligible Democratic voters in Pennsylvania didn't vote. Donald Trump won the election by 44,292 votes. This year, as the COVID-19 pandemic continues, even more Democratic voters may stay home on Election Day both in...

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  • April 13, 2020

Received this e-mail today from Governor Tom Wolf’s (D. PA) PAC, Wolf PAC: x Rescheduling the upcoming primary election to June 2 so Pennsylvania can focus on fighting the spread of #COVID19. NEW DEADLINES:📋 May 18 to register to vote: https://t.co/QQh46hPu76.📬 May 26 to sign up to vote by mail...

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  • March 27, 2020

I think we all need a little uplift.  Here lately, we are making our own uplifting.  LOL. I wrote this incident to my BFF and we got a kick out of it so maybe ya’ll will as well.   I get so tired of the Trumpsters in this area pushing and...

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  • March 15, 2020

bangordailynews.com/… Republican Senator Susan Collins who is usually finding crimes by Donald Trump to be “troubling” kicked it up half a notch when she said it was “completely inappropriate” for the President to ask China to investigate Joe Biden. The Maine senator was unequivocal in her statements, which came after...

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  • October 5, 2019
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