The Borys Blog

Stay up to date on Northeastern Pennsylvania politics with Times-Tribune politics reporter Borys Krawczeniuk. The Borys Blog brings you the news, substantiated gossip, insight and intrigue of the region’s unique brand of politics.

Bob Casey wastes no time and endorses Biden

Unlike past the last competitive Democratic presidential primary election in 2008, U.S. Sen. Bob Casey wasted no time getting behind a candidate this time around. Moments after former Vice President Joe Biden officially announced his candidacy for president, Casey...

May 21 primary lacks many contested elections

Not a lot of action on the May 21 primary election ballot in Lackawanna County. Only two countywide contests, county commissioner and controller. Only 11 towns have contested elections. Only 6 school boards have contested races with three --- Mid Valley, Lackawanna...

Patrick likes Biden and Beto

The first day after the first day of spring seems like a good time to check in with Lackawanna County Democratic Party Chairman Chris Patrick on the state of the party's 2020 presidential race. Don't ask why it seems that way. Maybe because freshness permeates the...