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Biden-Harris victory a sigh of relief of historic proportion. Now the hard work begins. | Editorial

After a prolonged count, Biden secured victory by winning key states, including Pennsylvania, Wisconsin, and Michigan, to give him the 270 votes needed to win the Electoral College.

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Police video of Walter Wallace Jr. killing raises more questions than answers for Philly | Editorial

As the questions keep coming, so do the promises by the mayor and the police commissioner to review and make changes.
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Police video of Walter Wallace Jr. killing raises more questions than answers for Philly | Editorial

As the questions keep coming, so do the promises by the mayor and the police commissioner to review and make changes.

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Blame Pennsylvania Republicans for delayed results in Keystone State | Editorial

The attack on Pennsylvania’s right to vote escalated when polls closed and the count started.
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Blame Pennsylvania Republicans for delayed results in Keystone State | Editorial

The attack on Pennsylvania’s right to vote escalated when polls closed and the count started.

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Polls are closed in Pennsylvania, and it’s OK to go to sleep tonight | Editorial

After every vote is counted, and only then, the election will be over. The result itself won’t change if it will take a few more hours or a couple more days — or if you go to sleep.
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Polls are closed in Pennsylvania, and it’s OK to go to sleep tonight | Editorial

After every vote is counted, and only then, the election will be over. The result itself won’t change if it will take a few more hours or a couple more days — or if you go to sleep.
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Voters are doing their job, despite GOP efforts to interfere in the process | Editorial

Donald Trump is seeking re-election, and to oblige him, the Republican party seeks to discourage voting, intimidate voters, and compromise vote counts in advance of Election Day.

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Police killing of Walter Wallace Jr. shows Kenney administration learned little from summer protests | Editorial

In May, Commissioner Danielle Outlaw and Mayor Jim Kenney vowed a quick review of use of force and swift changes to policies. The killing of Walter Wallace Jr. shows that neither were sufficient.

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Police officers who killed Walter Wallace Jr. wore body cameras. Release the footage. | Editorial

If the officers who shot Walter Wallace Jr. indeed did nothing wrong according to police use of force protocol, then the state of policing is even more dire than we thought.

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N.J. takes a step forward on COVID-19 transparency. Pa. should follow suit. | Editorial

New Jersey has launched its 'COVID-19 Transparency' website. It's a good step to help answer the public's many questions about how resources are being spent. A step Pennsylvania should follow.

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Pa. expects an avalanche of mail ballots. Harrisburg’s failure to prepare is shameful. | Editorial

In allowing mail ballots to be counted even if received three days after Nov. 3, the U.S. Supreme Court handed Pennsylvania voters a victory. But Harrisburg's partisan failures have tarnished it.

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As COVID-19 cases rise, now is not the time for City Council to drop the ball on eviction protections | Editorial

How did an eviction moratorium that got unanimous support when case numbers were lower fail to get out of committee now that coronavirus cases have tripled?

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Pay attention: Pa. is poised to fall off a budget cliff | Editorial

COVID has forced a radical realignment of priorities, and Pennsylvania’s budget should reflect that.

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People in long lines to cast ballots are also casting ballots for the importance of voting | Editorial

The uplifting images of ordinary Americans lined up to cast their ballots suggest that the importance of voting, and voting itself, are on the ballot.

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New Jersey 2020 Endorsement Guide | Philadelphia Inquirer Editorial Board

The Inquirer’s Editorial Board vetted candidates in key races across the state to help you decide who to vote for.

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How you should vote on N.J.'s three ballot questions in 2020 | Inquirer Endorsement

The Inquirer Editorial Board makes recommendations for how to vote in N.J.'s ballot questions in the 2020 election.

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Choose Amy Kennedy over Jeff Van Drew in N.J.’s Second District | Inquirer Endorsement

A fourth-generation South Jerseyan, a former public school teacher, a mental health advocate, and a mother of five, Amy Kennedy is The Inquirer Editorial Board's pick for NJ2.

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Andy Kim deserves a second term representing NJ’s 3rd District in Congress | Endorsement

The residents in the 3rd District deserve to be represented by a member of Congress who’s focused more on local and regional, rather than national, issues.

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Parkway encampment agreement opens door to fix Philly homelessness with vacant properties | Editorial

A long history of inadequate affordable housing coupled with the urgency of a pandemic-related eviction crisis has spurred new thinking -- and organizing --across the country for housing solutions.

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