President Biden made a three-day swing through Pennsylvania, including his hometown of Scranton, Pittsburgh, and Philadelphia. During his visit, President Biden called attention to the stark differences between his economic plan and Trump’s self-serving plan that caters to big corporations and his ultra-wealthy friends.

  • In Pennsylvania: Times-Leader: Biden sees economy ‘through the eyes of Scranton, not Mar-a-Lago’
  • In Pennsylvania: Pennsylvania Capital-Star: Biden makes unions and steel the focus of his first 2024 visit to Pittsburgh
  • In Pennsylvania: Pittsburgh Business Times: Biden to steelworkers: U.S. Steel should remain a ‘totally American company’
  • In Pennsylvania: Sharon Herald: Biden calls for increased tariffs on foreign steel, aluminum in Pittsburgh speech
  • In Pennsylvania: WESA: In Pittsburgh, Biden renews his pledge to oppose the sale of U.S. Steel to a Japanese firm
  • In Pennsylvania: The Philadelphia Tribune: In North Philadelphia appearance, Biden paints contrast between himself and Trump
  • In Pennsylvania: WNEP: Pres. Biden touts tax plan at Scranton Cultural Center
  • In Pennsylvania: WOLF: Pres. Biden leaves Scranton, makes local stops before departing
  • In Pennsylvania: WPVI: President Biden visits childhood home in Scranton, Pennsylvania

This week, Vice President Harris visited Las Vegas, Nevada where she praised efforts to enshrine abortion rights in Nevada’s Constitution and slammed Trump for his role in the overturning of Roe v. Wade.

  • In Nevada: FOX5 Las Vegas: VP Kamala Harris holds discussion about gun violence, community safety in Las Vegas
  • In Nevada: KLAS: Vice President Kamala Harris makes stop in Las Vegas
  • In Nevada: KNTV Las Vegas: Vice President Harris talks abortion, guns during visit to Southern Nevada
  • In Nevada: KSNV: Vice President Harris promotes Reproductive Act during Las Vegas visit
  • In Nevada: Las Vegas Review-Journal: VP Harris rallies for reproductive rights in Las Vegas visit
  • In Nevada: Nevada Current: Harris warns a second Trump term would endanger abortion rights in Nevada
  • In Nevada: Nevada Public Radio: Vice president voices support for reproductive rights at Las Vegas rally

The Democratic National Committee put up billboards in Pennsylvania ahead of Trump’s visit to the battleground state, highlighting that Trump is responsible for extreme abortion bans across the nation and that he will enact a national abortion ban, ripping away the rights of Pennsylvanians and Americans regardless of where they live, if given the chance. 

  • In Pennsylvania: Pennsylvania Capital-Star: DNC billboards criticize Trump on abortion ahead of Pennsylvania campaign stop
  • In Pennsylvania: WFMZ: DNC Billboards in Pennsylvania Slam Trump for Extreme Abortion Bans
  • In Pennsylvania: WHYY: Democrats counter Trump rally with reminder that reproductive rights hang in balance

While Arizona Democrats work to repeal the state’s near-total abortion ban dating back to the Civil War era that Trump made possible, extreme Republicans in the state House doubled down on Trump’s extreme ban. 

  • In Arizona: Arizona Republic: Kari Lake downplays 1864 abortion law, says Arizonans can travel ‘3 hours’ for procedure
  • In Arizona: Arizona Republic: Senate kick-starts Arizona abortion ban repeal after House Republicans block similar bill
  • In Arizona: Arizona Mirror: Arizona women will die because yellow-bellied Republicans are afraid of political risk | Opinion
  • In Arizona: Arizona Mirror: Dems say Republicans broke rules by ignoring attempts to force a vote on an abortion ban repeal
  • In Arizona: KVOA: Local leaders react to blocked 1864 abortion ban repeal

To honor Black Maternal Health Week, Team Biden-Harris and Democrats came together to raise awareness of the long-standing disparities in maternal health care that Black women face, while Trump continues to push for policies that would exacerbate this crisis across the nation.

  • In Michigan: WJBK: Biden Campaign Hold Black Maternal Health Week Event
  • In Michigan: Biden-Harris Campaign, Detroit Community Leaders, and Advocates Spotlight the Threat Trump Poses to Black Mothers
  • In Pennsylvania: Hazleton Standard Speaker: During Black Maternal Health Week, Pa. officials highlight efforts to cut mortality rates
  • In Missouri: KCUR: ‘It’s a crisis’: Midwest lawmakers back Momnibus Act to curb Black maternal mortality

In more news, voters rejected Trump’s MAGA agenda in Michigan as Democrats restored their state trifecta and elected two new Democrats who will champion reproductive rights to the state House.

  • In Michigan: Detroit Free Press: Democratic majority in Michigan House restored with special elections
  • In Michigan: Bridge Michigan: Democrats retake Michigan House with special election wins
  • In Michigan: Macomb Daily: Democrats reclaim House majority with Xiong Warren win
  • In Michigan: Michigan Advance: Democrats regain full control of state House with two special election wins
  • In Michigan: Upper Michigan Source: Michigan House of Representatives gridlock ends as Democrats retake house majority
  • In Michigan: WJR: Michigan Democrats Regain Full Control of State House After Special Elections
  • In Michigan: WWMT: Michigan House swings to Democratic majority post special elections

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