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.

Pennsylvania presidential polls tightening

President Donald Trump beat Hillary Clinton in Pennsylvania by only 44,292 votes (.73 percentage points) in 2016. If he wins the state again Nov. 3, he will probably beat Joe Biden only narrowly. Actually, the same goes for Biden. It sure looks like the race will wind...

Obama endorses Cartwright for Congress

Obama endorses Cartwright for Congress

President Barack Obama previously signaled he will get involved in the upcoming election, but today he actually did something. Obama endorsed more than 200 candidates nationwide. The people he endorsed include U.S. Rep. Matt Cartwright, the Moosic Democrat and 8th...

Top House Republicans rally around Bognet

Top House Republicans rally around Bognet

U.S House Republican leaders have rallied around their 8th Congressional District candidate Jim Bognet in the one way that really counts besides votes. Money. Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy, Republican Whip Steve Scalise and Deputy Whip Tom Cole all chipped in to...