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United Way of Lancaster County


Thursday, May 5

(Source: Franklin & Marshall College Poll)

(Source: Franklin & Marshall College Poll)
(Source: Franklin & Marshall College Poll)

• 'Big Lie' pays off, increasing skepticism about election integrity: Among Pennsylvania Republican voters, 72% are dissatisfied with election operations, according to a new Franklin & Marshall College poll. Among Democrats the dissatisfaction rate is 29%, for a combined overall rate of 52%. (Source: LNP)

• Avian flu found in two Berks County flocks: The new cases raise the total impact of avian flu in Pennsylvania to nine flocks and nearly 3.9 million birds euthanized. (Source: WGAL)

• GOP candidates trade attacks in gubernatorial debate: Five candidates took part in the event, sponsored by Newsmax. (Source: AP)

• PPL raising rates next month: The average residential customer's electricity bill will increase about $34, the company said. (Source: Fox 43)

• National/world: Abortion battles in states heat up. (Source: AP) Ukrainian forces at Mariupol steel factory reportedly cut off. (Source: UPI) Fed raises interest rates 0.5% (Source: CNBC) Tornadoes hit Texas, Oklahoma. (Source: USA Today) WHO: 15 million dead from Covid-19's direct, indirect impacts. (Source: AP)