Julia is covering the 2020 presidential election looking mostly through the lens of battleground Pa., with a focus on voters and the issues and candidates resonating with them.

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How Joe Biden won Pennsylvania

From the first days of his campaign, Biden made it clear that winning back Pennsylvania was central to his strategy for winning the White House. It was close, but it paid off.

Biden won back 2 of the 3 Obama-Trump counties in Pennsylvania. Barely.

The wins mirror the state overall: After a dramatic swing to Trump in 2016, Pennsylvania shifted back to Democrats this year, even if only by a small margin.

Trump voters in Pa. face distress and disbelief: ‘I don’t ever remember feeling so devastated’

For many Trump supporters, Biden’s narrow victory in the state felt especially disorienting because Trump significantly increased his turnout this year. But Biden also improved upon Clinton's turnout.

'Let's give each other a chance': President-elect Joe Biden pledges to unify, not divide

He pledged to marshal the forces of science, fairness, and decency, and to fight the virus, racism, and climate change at his acceptance speech in Wilmington on Saturday.

Biden’s hometown celebrates: ‘We’ve got a president from Scranton, Pennsylvania!’

Scranton vs. Park Avenue, Biden called the race. And in Pennsylvania's sixth-largest city, which voted overwhelmingly for him, Scranton is claiming victory, too.

Paige Cognetti, mayor of Scranton, in front of Joe Biden's childhood home

Scranton Mayor Paige Cognetti, with daughter is 10 month old daughter Sloane, celebrates Joe Biden in front of his childhood home

Pennsylvania mail-in ballots are on the cusp of pushing Biden to the White House

Biden also has other paths to victory even without Pennsylvania, as he holds on to an advantage in Nevada and overcame Trump’s lead in Georgia.

Fitzpatrick, Perry win, Lamb declares victory as Democrats struggle to expand House majority

Nationally, several incumbent Democratic House members were defeated, and efforts to unseat Republicans came up short.

Biden has the presidency in his reach, with Pa. in the balance and Trump railing against counting votes

It’s anyone’s race in Pennsylvania. And both campaigns say they’re on track to win the pivotal electoral prize.

In Pa. 10th District, Rep. Scott Perry and Democrat Eugene DePasquale too close to call

Democrats have made gains lately in Central Pennsylvania's 10th congressional district.