Purple Pennsylvania loves Hillary, Trump

Purple Pennsylvania loves Hillary, Trump

Last week, I wrote about an unscientific poll called the “Facebook Primary.” The preeminent prognosticators at FiveThirtyEight.com used Facebook “Likes” to gauge the popularity of presidential candidates in states and counties across the...
New poll says Toomey in Supreme peril

New poll says Toomey in Supreme peril

U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey, R-Koch Brothers, is whistling past the political graveyard as he falls in line with GOP obstructionists whose reverence for the Constitution depends upon who happens to be president in this hot minute, according to a new poll by Public Policy...
Wallenpaupack teacher makes the grade

Wallenpaupack teacher makes the grade

One of the 10 best teachers on the planet works in the Wallenpaupack Area School District. As Times-Tribune Education Reporter Sarah Hofius Hall reports today, Michael Soskil, a teacher at the Wayne County district’s South Elementary School, is in the running to win...
Kathleen Kane finally gets it

Kathleen Kane finally gets it

Harrisburg power-brokers and their devoted toadies are popping corks and lighting stogies this afternoon. Kathleen Kane has finally accepted that her flaming tenure as state attorney general is close to over. The first Democrat and woman ever elected to the office...