Politics

Mail in voting
Jason Barsky
May 04, 2020 - 5:26 pm
Luzerne County Councilman Walter Griffith discusses his concerns with the push for an all mail in primary in Luzerne County.
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 New York Governor Andrew Cuomo gives his a press briefing about the coronavirus crisis on April 17, 2020 in Albany, New York.
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WILK NEWSROOM
May 04, 2020 - 5:01 am
Pa. joins NY and 4 other states to buy vital coronavirus gear in bulk
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FILE - In this April 9, 2020, file photo Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., walks to the Senate chamber on Capitol Hill in Washington. The Senate is set to resume Monday, May 4. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)
AP Newsroom
May 04, 2020 - 1:08 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate will gavel in Monday as the coronavirus rages, returning to an uncertain agenda and deepening national debate over how best to confront the deadly pandemic and its economic devastation. With the House staying away due to the health risks, and the 100 senators convening...
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This video framegrab image from MSNBC's Morning Joe, shows Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden speaking to co-host Mika Brzezinski, Friday, May 1, 2020. (MSNBC's Morning Joe via AP)
AP Newsroom
May 01, 2020 - 7:17 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden on Friday emphatically denied allegations from a former Senate staffer that he sexually assaulted her in the early 1990s, declaring flatly that “this never happened.” Biden’s first public remarks on the accusation by a former employee,...
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FILE - In this April 21, 2020, file photo Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., speaks with reporters after the Senate approved a nearly $500 billion coronavirus aid bill on Capitol Hill in Washington. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi shelved a proposal for proxy voting this week after Republicans objected. In the Senate, McConnell rejected a GOP remote vote proposal. He expects Congress to return May 4, as planned. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)
AP Newsroom
May 01, 2020 - 2:29 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate is set to convene Monday but the health risks from the coronavirus are being laid bare as the Capitol physician says there is no way to quickly test the 100 senators and staff. It's a high-profile snapshot of the national testing shortfall as the Trump administration...
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Cocktails, to go?  An Update!
Frank Andrews
April 29, 2020 - 4:31 pm
Are cocktails to go, a go in Pennsylvania? Tom from Thirst T's in Olyphant calls in to share the latest news.
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Board of elections worker Valerie Tyree cleans an election booth after a person voted in the state's primary election at the Cuyahoga County Board of Elections, Tuesday, April 28, 2020, in Cleveland. The first major test of an almost completely vote-by-mail election during a pandemic is unfolding Tuesday in Ohio, offering lessons to other states about how to conduct one of the most basic acts of democracy amid a health crisis. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)
AP Newsroom
April 29, 2020 - 8:28 am
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Joe Biden won Ohio’s presidential primary, clinching a contest that was less about the Democratic nomination and more about how states can conduct elections in the era of the coronavirus. Tuesday's primary was the first major test of statewide elections via mail amid an...
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Congressman Dan Meuser
WILK NEWSROOM
April 27, 2020 - 5:52 pm
Congressman Dan Meuser is hosting a telephone town hall on Tuesday, April 28, 2020 at 5:20pm.
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Congressman Dan Meuser on the Jason Barsky Show
Jason Barsky
April 17, 2020 - 2:58 pm
Listen to this 30 minute Q and A session with Congressman Dan Meuser, from the Jason Barsky Show on Friday, April 17, 2020. Your calls. Your texts. What you wanted to know.
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