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News: Monday, Jan. 31

Damaris Rau (Source: School District of Lancaster)

Damaris Rau (Source: School District of Lancaster)
Damaris Rau (Source: School District of Lancaster)


Outgoing SDL Superintendent Rau discusses her tenure: A foster-care child herself, Damaris Rau says she wanted to serve as a role model for children growing up in difficult circumstances. (Source: LNP)

Democrats endorse Shapiro for governor: The Democrats were unable to agree on an endorsement for a U.S. Senate candidate, however. (Source: CBS 21)

Two Pennsylvanians among 6 fake electors subpoenaed by Jan. 6 commission: They are Lisa Patton of Cumberland County (Source: Carlisle Sentinel) and Bill Bachenberg of the Lehigh Valley. (Source: Lehigh Valley Live)

Parents, students seeking stricter Covid-19 mitigation measures: They say the debate at local school districts has become politicized, and that officials are ignoring valid public health concerns. (Source: LNP)

National/world roundup: U.N. Security Council to meet over Ukraine crisis. (Source: UPI) U.S. rents rose 14% in 2021, up to 40% in some cities. (Source: Washington Post) Trump admits he wanted Pence to overturn election. (Source: Newsweek) Ahmaud Arbery's mother condemns plea deal. (Source: AP) Rogan promises "balance" after criticism over Covid-19 misinformation. (Source: CBS News) Former Miss USA dies of apparent suicide at 30. (Source: ABC News) Bengals, Rams reach Super Bowl. (Source: ESPN)