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Presidential candidates focus in on Pennsylvania

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Explore how the two leading presidential candidates are targeting one group of voters, and why. Continue reading

Distance learning: PBS NewsHour classroom resources for students

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  Use these teacher-produced resources and lesson plans to create your own packets for students. We will keep this document updated, especially around current events.…read more

Seven engaging civics lesson plans

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Looking for classroom resources for the 2020 elections? Check out these 7 videos on key issues like political parties, voting rights, media bias and the importance of local & state elections. Continue reading

Political commentators on presidential candidates’ behavior

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Political columnists Mark Shields and David Brooks, who usually fall on different sides of the political spectrum, agreed on Friday that Donald Trump’s behavior in recent days has harmed his campaign. Continue reading

More high-profile Republican officials say they will not vote for Trump

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Republican Sen. Susan Collins of Maine joined 50 national security officials this week by stating she will not vote for Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump in November. Continue reading

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