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United Way of Lancaster County


Thursday, April 25

Maulik Pancholy

• Elected officials’ involvement in GOP committee races criticized: Josh Parsons and Ray D’Agostino funded a PAC that sent out mailers in local Republican Committee races; meanwhile, Manheim Township GOP area chair John Bear accused Clerk of Courts and Elizabethtown GOP chair Nikki Woods of inappropriate meddling in township committee races. (Source: LNP)

• Cumberland Valley reverses course on hosting speaker: By a 5-4 vote, the school board agreed to allow gay actor Maulik Pancholy to speak at an anti-bullying assembly at Mountain Valley Middle School. (Source: WGAL)

• Lititz businessman to acquire Place Marie Mall: Jared Mizrahi, who owns PCI Auction Group, is planning to bring in a restaurant tenant and upstairs offices. (Source: LNP)

• CeaseFire PA proposes ghost gun ordinance in York: The legislation, to be considered in May, would make it illegal to buy a ghost gun kit without a federal firearms license. (Source: WGAL)

• Nation/world: Grand jury indicts Giuliani, 17 others in Arizona fake elector scheme. (Source: UPI) Supreme Court hears Trump immunity case. (Source: NBC News) EPA to release power plant clean-air standards. (Source: USA Today) Hamas official says group would stand down in exchange for two-state solution. (Source: AP) GDP increased at tepid 1.6% rate in Q1. (Source: CNBC)