Politics & Policy

Laureen Pellegrino became the first Black councilmember in Nazareth Borough when she was appointed to a vacant seat last month.

Pennsylvania is key to President Donald Trump’s re-election hopes, and he’s visited here five times this month. On Saturday at Harrisburg International Airport, he courted commonwealth voters in part by repeating several falsehoods.

The deadline to complete the Census is days away. Allentown is much larger than it was 10 years ago, and as WLVR’s Genesis Ortega reports, getting Census responses from the city’s immigrant communities may be essential.

The city of Bethlehem may first have its first woman chief of police.

Pennsylvania’s Republican US Senator Pat Toomey remains silent on the question of whether to replace the late Supreme Court justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg before Election Day.
And Toomey is under pressure to break with the White House.


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