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Legislature

Jake Corman to be acting Lt. Governor between Fetterman, Davis swearing-ins (abc27.com)

Democrats believe they will take control of the Pennsylvania House for the first time in more than a decade · Spotlight PA

With election victories stacking up, Democrats expect to take control in Pa. House – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (penncapital-star.com)

PA Dems Claim DelVal Victories Gave Them Control of House – DV Journal (delawarevalleyjournal.com)

Wolf Signs LNG Terminal Task Force Bill – DV Journal (delawarevalleyjournal.com)

 

Business/Jobs

U.S. inflation numbers expected to remain high – pennlive.com

Behrend chancellor: Fund RESOLVE and programs for minorities, seniors (goerie.com)

Project Resolve: Penn State pitches plastics tech center (goerie.com)

SBA to host holiday marketing webinar for businesses (dailylocal.com)

PHL Inno – ‘No one’s hiding from this’: Small companies, biotechs impacted by national wave of tech layoffs (bizjournals.com)

Davis’ Erie County budget threatens GECAC services for seniors, youth (goerie.com)

Lancaster County businesses see rising costs, slowing economy as top challenge, new report says | Local Business | lancasteronline.com

 

Crime/Punishment

Delaware County DA probing second hanging in four months at Yeadon police station (delcotimes.com)

Most of PA’s U.S. Capitol defendants await court; three died (theintell.com)

Couple with Pittsburgh ties get long sentences for plot to sell nuclear defense secrets | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

 

Education

High oil prices benefited the University of Texas during a challenging year : NPR

Sam and Dena Lombardo donate $5 million to Franklin & Marshall College for new welcome center | Local News | lancasteronline.com

 

Elections/Politics

National

Affordable housing ballot measures approved around the country : NPR

Voters in several states signaled support for abortion rights : NPR

Trump urged to delay 2024 launch after GOP’s uneven election – Daily Local

Minor poll problems twisted into false US election claims – Daily Local

Republican Rep. Lauren Boebert is trailing in a race that’s coming down to the wire : NPR

Warnock, Walker advance to runoff for Senate seat in Georgia | Elections | phillytrib.com

GOP closing in on House win; Senate control up for grabs | News | phillytrib.com

No GOP ‘wave,’ but Republicans could still gain control of U.S. House – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (penncapital-star.com)

Election 2022: 4 experts on voter intimidation laws, widespread mail-in voting, and more | Analysis – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (penncapital-star.com)

U.S. vote counting unaffected by cyberattacks, officials say (inquirer.com)

Statewide

Fetterman victory in Pennsylvania signals importance of candidate quality, metro vote | Pennsylvania | thecentersquare.com

How John Fetterman’s ‘every county, every vote’ mantra landed him a U.S. Senate seat | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Editorial: With Senator Fetterman, divided nation needs Congress to rise to the occasion | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pa. Senate: How John Fetterman won Pennsylvania (inquirer.com)

Keystone State remains competitive, swings blue in ’22 | Pennsylvania | thecentersquare.com

Democrats buoyed by election returns in Pennsylvania House | State & Region | phillytrib.com

Fetterman and Oz break spending records for a federal election race (poconorecord.com)

Post-election misinformation targets Pennsylvania, Arizona | News | tribdem.com

Analysis: Pennsylvania Republicans may have blown once-a-decade opportunity | PA Power and Policy | lancasteronline.com

Democrat Josh Shapiro will be Pennsylvania’s next governor. It promises to be his biggest challenge yet. | WITF

Shapiro v. Mastriano race was a mismatch from start: Trump and abortion policy kept it that way – pennlive.com

Pat Toomey blasts Trump, blames him for Republicans’ election failures in Pennsylvania – The Morning Call (mcall.com)

Candidates — like Doug Mastriano — who backed overturning Donald Trump loss are rebuffed | WITF

5 takeaways from the midterm election in Pennsylvania | TribLIVE.com

Election deniers lose attempts to control elections in critical battleground states – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (penncapital-star.com)

Pa. voters sent the GOP a message on Tuesday. They need to listen | Thursday Morning Coffee – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (penncapital-star.com)

Pennsylvania voters had little to no issues at the polls during the midterm election | WITF

Mastriano got 2 million votes in Pennsylvania. What does that mean for the GOP? | Opinion (inquirer.com)

U.S. House results in Pa. underscore partisan divides (inquirer.com)

Pennsylvania Democrats kept suburbs, gained rural voters | TribLIVE.com

District/Local

UPDATE: State House and Senate key races: 2022 general election results – City & State Pennsylvania (cityandstatepa.com)

Pa.’s Congressional races – Who won? Who lost? – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (penncapital-star.com)

Democrat Summer Lee winner of PA-12; becomes Pa’s first Black woman member of Congress – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (penncapital-star.com)

Democrat Friel ousts 15-term incumbent state Rep. Hennessey – Daily Local

Late Pennsylvania State Rep. Tony DeLuca wins re-election one month after passing (abc27.com)

Lancaster County sends two Democrats to the State House (abc27.com)

Southern Chester County voters re-elect incumbents to key State House seats on both sides of the political divide – Daily Local

Anthony Phillips wins special election for 9th district | Local News | phillytrib.com

Dem Malagari defeats challenger Sodha to retain 53rd state House seat (theintell.com)

Watro tops Rodriguez in 116th District race for state House | Election | standardspeaker.com

Only 3 votes separate Mark Moffa and Joe Hogan in Bucks County Pa. House district, preliminary results show | WITF

Cartwright claims victory, takes call from Biden as Bognet waits for complete count | Election | thetimes-tribune.com

Bucks County Democrats hopeful to take PA State House (buckscountycouriertimes.com)

Bucks County Republicans chose Shapiro, Fetterman over Mastriano, Oz (buckscountycouriertimes.com)

Uncounted ballots may tip scales in Bucks, Montgomery state House races (buckscountycouriertimes.com)

Midterm results: Bucks County voters choose their elected officials | The Bucks County Herald

Republican officials demand that election board count all provisional votes in Tuesday’s election | Election | standardspeaker.com

Overtime voting: No flurry of late activity at Hazleton City Hall | Election | standardspeaker.com

An uneventful election welcome news for Berks officials (readingeagle.com)

Lehigh, Northampton counties have hundreds of problem ballots between them, with undecided lawsuits complicating the fate of many (mcall.com)

Despite early warning, mail ballots see faster turnaround in Allegheny County | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Fewer than 1% of mail-in, absentee ballots rejected in Westmoreland County | TribLIVE.com

Paper ballot shortage hit and miss at Luzerne County poll sites | Election | citizensvoice.com

 

Environment

Fed up young climate activists: ‘Adults aren’t listening’ – Daily Local

The world is on track for these 3 dangerous climate tipping points : NPR

 

Health

To calm anxiety, researchers find meditation as effective as Lexapro : Shots – Health News : NPR

Health department pilots at-home STD testing for young adults | Pittsburgh City Paper (pghcitypaper.com)

Pennsylvania Ambulance to acquire Commonwealth Health EMS | News | thetimes-tribune.com

Vaping epidemic among young people needs a targeted approach | Opinion (inquirer.com)

 

State News

Anti-RGGI lawsuit warns of increases in pollution, electricity prices (buckscountycouriertimes.com)

A rare look inside PA’s medical marijuana card industry · Spotlight PA

‘Major forest fire’ burning in heart of Pennsylvania Elk Range – pennlive.com

Pa. social services staffing issues a challenge in combatting rise in child abuse | Today in Pa. – pennlive.com

 

National News

Elon Musk is leading some Twitter users to fly to Mastodon : NPR

Nicole weakens to a tropical storm after reaching Florida’s east coast : NPR

Nicole slams Florida as rare November hurricane | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

 

Local News

Westtown voters choose to save Crebilly Farm – Daily Local

Editorial: Time is running out to save local news (dailylocal.com)

Yardley Borough preliminary budget has 1.34-mill tax increase | The Bucks County Herald

Veterans Day in the Poconos: flag ceremonies, free meals, benefit gala (poconorecord.com)

Chester Receiver Michael Doweary has asked the Commonwealth Court to drastically restate his powers (delcotimes.com)

7 local nonprofits will share $1 million in tax credits; here’s how they plan to use them | Local News | lancasteronline.com

Robertson to resign as Luzerne County manager | | standardspeaker.com

 

Pitt

Burlington prepares for move to former Kaufmann’s store in Downtown Pittsburgh | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Allegheny County starts pilot program with home STI tests for young adults | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pittsburgh officials look to clean up homeless encampment under 10th Street Bypass | TribLIVE.com

 

Philly

Sharon Vaughn becomes next city council member | Local News | phillytrib.com

UnLockedMaps, an app for people with disabilities, makes navigating Philadelphia’s public transit easier (inquirer.com)

 

Washington

Supreme Court poised to roll back progress on racial equity (buckscountycouriertimes.com)

What the midterm results mean for Biden’s Asia trip and Xi meeting : NPR

House GOP Leader Rep. Kevin McCarthy announces bid for House Speaker : NPR