Election 2018

Heated Fight Ends in Slim Fitzpatrick Win

Brian Fitzpatrick stood in a power pose in front of Giuseppe’s Pizza & Family Restaurant in Warminster the morning of Election Day, staring into...

Jewish Groups Reflect on Election Results

When Election Day finally came, those at the polls, especially early in the morning, waited in long lines to vote. Committee people with each party...

Election Day Sees Long Lines, High Turnout at the Polls

By 7:20 a.m. on Election Day, more than about 100 people were lined up at St. Anthony’s Senior Residences in Graduate Hospital. Under a gray,...

Democrats Bob Casey, Tom Wolf Ahead in Polls for Statewide Races

With Election Day less than a week away, two Democratic incumbents appear to be favored in their statewide races. U.S. Sen. Bob Casey, who labels...

Jeff Bartos, Bryan Leib Seek Political Office for First Time

A pair of local Jewish Republicans are seeking political office for the first time on Election Day: Jeff Bartos is a candidate for lieutenant...

Jews Still Overwhelmingly Democrat, Poll Finds

Just over three quarters of American Jews have an unfavorable view of President Donald Trump, and 74 percent of them plan to vote for...

The View From Here | Blowing a Fourth-Quarter Lead

In their account of the Philadelphia Eagles’ first Super Bowl appearance, Ray Didinger and Robert S. Lyons share an interesting exchange between the team’s...

The View From Here | In Search of American Greatness

In case you haven’t noticed the proliferation of political advertisements during Thursday Night Football — or in the middle of the morning and evening...

Brian Fitzpatrick, Scott Wallace Spar at Shir Ami Debate

Republican U.S. Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick and Democratic challenger Scott Wallace have circled each other for months, leveling attacks in television ads, speeches and social...

Brian Fitzpatrick, Scott Wallace to Take Center Stage for Debate

The two candidates in one of the most closely watched elections of this November’s midterm season will take center stage on Oct. 14 when...