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WILK NEWSROOM
October 30, 2020 - 5:37 am
It's the last day to use a number of mail-in-ballot drop boxes in Lackawanna County.
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The Jason Barsky Show
Jason Barsky
October 29, 2020 - 8:48 am
Newsweek contacted me to see if I was interested in commenting on the 2020 Election from a NEPA perspective. Instead, I suggested they have their reporter call into my show ( the Jason Barsky Show ) and hear directly from WILK listeners
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 The US Supreme Court the morning that the confirmation hearings begin for Judge Amy Coney Barrett to become an Associate Justice on Capitol Hill on October 12, 2020 in Washington, DC.
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AP Newsroom
October 29, 2020 - 5:16 am
The Supreme Court says it will not grant a quick, pre-election review to a new Republican appeal to exclude Pennsylvania absentee ballots received after Election Day.
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President Donald Trump listens as Nevada business leaders talk at Trump International Hotel Las Vegas, Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2020, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
AP Newsroom
October 28, 2020 - 3:50 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — A former Trump administration official who penned a scathing anti-Trump op-ed and book under the pen name “Anonymous” made his identify public Wednesday. Miles Taylor, a former chief of staff at the Department of Homeland Security says in a tweet: “Donald Trump is a man without...
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WILK News Room
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WILK NEWSROOM
October 27, 2020 - 4:00 pm
Lawyers representing Luzerne County have filed a motion in the United States Supreme Court asking newly sworn in Justice Amy Coney Barrett to recuse herself in a dispute over the mail-in ballot deadline in Pennsylvania. County Council votes to withdraw it.
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A voter leaves after filling out their ballot at the Beltrami County Administration building on September 18, 2020 in Bemidji, Minnesota
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WILK NEWSROOM
October 27, 2020 - 5:13 am
It's the last day to register to vote by mail-in or absentee ballot, and the last day to vote in-person at your county election bureau if you haven't requested a ballot yet.
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President Donald Trump watches as Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas administers the Constitutional Oath to Amy Coney Barrett on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Monday, Oct. 26, 2020, after Barrett was confirmed by the Senate earlier in the evening. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
AP Newsroom
October 27, 2020 - 3:34 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Amy Coney Barrett was confirmed to the Supreme Court late Monday by a deeply divided Senate, with Republicans overpowering Democrats to install President Donald Trump’s nominee days before the election and secure a likely conservative court majority for years to come. Trump's...
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Voters line up in front of the Yonkers Public Library in Yonkers, N.Y., on Saturday, Oct. 24, 2020 as the first day of early voting in the presidential election begins across New York state. (Mark Vergari/The Journal News via AP)
AP Newsroom
October 26, 2020 - 6:32 am
With eight days before Election Day, more people already have cast ballots in this year's presidential election than voted early or absentee in the 2016 race as the start of in-person early voting in big states led to a surge in turnout in recent days. The opening of early voting locations in...
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President Donald Trump arrives for a campaign rally at Robeson County Fairgrounds, Saturday, Oct. 24, 2020, in Lumberton, N.C. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
AP Newsroom
October 25, 2020 - 12:45 am
WAUKESHA, Wis. (AP) — President Donald Trump assured supporters packed shoulder to shoulder at a trio of rallies Saturday that “we’re rounding the turn” on the coronavirus and mocked challenger Joe Biden for raising alarms about the pandemic, despite surging cases around the country and more...
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The Jason Barsky Show
Jason Barsky
October 23, 2020 - 5:08 pm
Cincinnati's Busken Bakery has a special skill. They know how to pick the winner of Presidential elections. Unlike pollsters who make thousands of phone calls, Busken Baker sells cookies.
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