Pennsylvania State Senator Resigns After Arrest on Child Pornography Charges

A Pennsylvania state senator resigned Wednesday, one day after he was charged with having child pornography…

The Subject Was Supposed to Be Energy, but Trump’s Visit to a Chemical Plant Seemed More Like a Rally

MONACA, Pa. — President Trump’s appearance on Tuesday at the site of a multibillion-dollar chemical plant…

Ahead of Debates, Pennsylvania Democrats Lean More Pragmatic Than Progressive

NEWTOWN, Pa. — Diane LeBas, a 71-year-old substitute teacher attending the Newtown Democrats’ summer picnic on…

Children Face Foster Care Over School Meal Debt, District Warns

A school district in eastern Pennsylvania faced criticism after sending letters this month to more than…

2020 Won’t Repeat the Mistakes of 2016, Whatever They Were

WASHINGTON — Democrats still don’t agree on why they lost the White House in 2016. But…

Pennsylvania Republican Party Chairman Resigns Amid Sexting Scandal

The chairman of Pennsylvania’s Republican Party abruptly resigned Tuesday after a news report that he sent…

Trump Promised a Manufacturing Renaissance. What Happens in 2020 in Places That Lost Those Jobs?

DIMONDALE, Mich. — In August 2016, Donald J. Trump was full of promises when he spoke…

Joe Sestak, Former Pennsylvania Congressman, Becomes the 24th Democratic Candidate for President

Joe Sestak, a former Navy admiral and congressman from Pennsylvania, said he was joining the crowded…

Trump Holds Rally in Pennsylvania to Help a Congressional Candidate, and Himself

MONTOURSVILLE, Pa. — President Trump’s presence in a district in north central Pennsylvania was not really…

Trump Will Travel to Pennsylvania to Help a Congressional Candidate, and Himself

MONTOURSVILLE, Pa. — President Trump’s presence in a district in north central Pennsylvania is not really…

Biden Delivers Call for National Unity at Philadelphia Rally

PHILADELPHIA — Joseph R. Biden Jr., affectionately known to many Democrats in this city as Pennsylvania’s…

Some Look at Joe Biden’s Campaign and See Hillary Clinton’s

IOWA CITY — He doesn’t talk about shattering glass ceilings. Pantsuits aren’t really his style. And…

On Home Turf, Biden Finds Support Where He Most Needs It

PITTSBURGH — The case for Joseph R. Biden Jr. has always come down to Pennsylvania. It…

Strong Support Here Helped Trump Win Pennsylvania in 2016. 2020 Could Be Different.

ALTOONA, Pa. — President Trump’s road to re-election runs through places like Altoona, with its deep…

Pennsylvania Democrats Wonder How Far Left is Too Far in 2020

SHALER, Pa. — This should be an upbeat moment for Pennsylvania Democrats, desperate to deprive President…