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Republican loses bid to undo Pennsylvania Senate election

Jan 12, 2021 - The Miami Herald

HARRISBURG, Pa. A Republican candidate for a western Pennsylvania state Senate seat lost her latest legal challenge Tuesday after asking a federal judge to effectively overturn a close race she lost to the Democratic incumbent. U.S. District Judge J. Nicholas Ranjan was under pressure to settle a fight that spilled onto the floor of the state Senate last week when majority Republicans refused to let Democratic state Sen. Jim Brewster of Allegheny County be sworn in. Ranjan rejected the argum...