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United Way of Lancaster County


Tuesday, Sept. 6

Cots are set up at the Lancaster County Public Safety Training Center on Monday, July 18, 2022, for people displaced by flooding at the Motel 6 on Lincoln Highway East. (Source: Tim Stuhldreher)

• Motel 6 flood response shines light on challenge of homelessness: Mental health, addiction and lack of affordable housing all contribute to the crisis. (Source: LNP)

• Hospice & Community Care holds Labor Day auction: This year’s event raised more than $950,000, a record. (Source: ABC 27)

• Nursing home strike continues: Union workers at the Comprehensive and Priority nursing home chains say $600 million in state funding should go toward wages, benefits and enhanced care for patients. (Source: CBS 21)

• Pa. to miss September RGGI auction: A lawsuit filed by fossil fuel interests and Republicans is preventing the state from taking part in the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative. (Source: State Impact)

• Oz, Fetterman far apart on labor issues: John Fetterman, the Democrat opposing Republican Dr. Mehmet Oz in Pennsylvania’s Senate race, strongly supports labor unions. Oz’ website says nothing specific about labor issues, but calls for less business regulation. (Source: WHYY)

• Nation/world: Judge grants Trump’s “special master” request. (Source: NPR) Liz Truss becomes UK prime minister. (Source: UPI) Video shows fake Trump elector escorting operatives into Georgia election office prior to voting system breach. (Source: CNN) One suspect dead, one at large after knife attacks kill 10 in Canada. (Source: CBS News)