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Patrick Abdalla

Patrick Abdalla

Patrick Abdalla covers northeastern Pennsylvania for the Pennsylvania Capital-Star, a Newsline sibling site.

At home in Scranton, Biden pitches sprawling domestic agenda

By: - October 21, 2021

A version of this story originally appeared in the Pennsylvania Capital-Star. SCRANTON, Pa. — President Joe Biden took the stage Wednesday in his childhood hometown surrounded by striking images of America’s infrastructure. A retired Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority railcar sitting to his far right offered an example of how neglected the country’s infrastructure has been. […]