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Jul. 25th, 2016 @ 11:07 am
RT @Alex_Roarty: Hell of a start to the convention, Democrats. This https://t.co/aTASAhJpP4 and this https://t.co/1lohCyGnpJ in one morning

Jul. 25th, 2016 @ 2:20 pm
RT @drgilliland: From prison to Dem Nat Convention, Veon gets 'back in the game' @TomFontaineTrib - https://t.co/RSATn1BEMR https://t.co/DV…

Jul. 25th, 2016 @ 2:18 pm
RT @billy_penn: I-95 is a disaster because every single truck is being weighed for DNC security reasons. https://t.co/ycG97Q9yE1

Jul. 24th, 2016 @ 4:34 pm
RT @ByChrisBrennan: DNC chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz quits as party head, won't preside over convention https://t.co/khi4Waniws via @phil

Jul. 13th, 2016 @ 10:08 am
RT @drgilliland: Rising PA Democratic star @JohnFetterman throws support behind @HillaryClinton - story by @SalenaZitoTrib : https://t.co/9…

Jul. 7th, 2016 @ 4:25 pm
RT @anna_orso: Judge rules AGAINST Bill Cosby and sends his case heading toward trial. Again.

Jun. 28th, 2016 @ 3:52 pm
RT @drgilliland: One of the most efficient, friendly airports I've ever been in; this is heartbreaking: https://t.co/5xSkH0Sl4D

Jun. 22nd, 2016 @ 5:52 pm
RT @rswiftTT: #Pa House defeats expanded gambling amendment 116-79 creating uncertainty in budget deal-making

Jun. 21st, 2016 @ 12:47 pm
RT @ByChrisBrennan: U.S Rep. @chakafattah convicted on federal corruption charges. https://t.co/yd4CQC7OUM

Jun. 21st, 2016 @ 6:22 pm
RT @AngelasInk: #PAHouse approves politically charged bill placing new limits on abortion. Vote was 132-65. Measure now goes to #PASenate.…

May. 10th, 2016 @ 7:10 pm
RT @Heisler_Eric: Here ya go @RoxburyNews

Apr. 26th, 2016 @ 10:30 pm
RT @houseofbuddy: HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) _ Pennsylvania Democrats pick party establishment choice Katie McGinty as US Senate candidate.

Apr. 17th, 2016 @ 5:12 pm
Governor Wolf signs #SB3 https://t.co/qkrLOQpUw5

Apr. 15th, 2016 @ 5:31 pm
Archive video 4.15.8 - Chelsea Clinton visits Mechanicsburg Pa. https://t.co/8wNB71Vcdb #election2016

Apr. 6th, 2016 @ 4:07 pm
RT @romyvarghese: Redemption for Harrisburg agency in the muni market, after its predecessor nearly bankrupted the city. https://t.co/sEQtK…

Mar. 18th, 2016 @ 11:08 pm
RT @phillydotcom: Pa. Justice Dougherty recovering after being attacked by homeless man. https://t.co/hcXFmzoe8m @BrianXMcCrone https://t.c…

Mar. 16th, 2016 @ 6:33 pm
PA House votes to legalize medical marijuana, next step PA Senate.

Mar. 16th, 2016 @ 2:55 pm
RT @houseofbuddy: Justice Michael Eakin went with brevity in yesterday's resignation letter. https://t.co/S6bpX5hsud

Mar. 8th, 2016 @ 9:20 pm
RT @freep: .@realDonaldTrump: "Chris Christie is here someplace." #MIprimary

Mar. 3rd, 2016 @ 1:55 pm
RT @MontcoCourtNews: Patrick Rocco Reese, driver for #PA AG Kathleen Kane sentenced to 3-6 months in jail on contempt charge in #MontcoPa

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