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IN PLACES WITH A FRAYING SOCIAL FABRIC, A POLITICAL BACKLASH RISES

Wall Street Journal “Donald Trump gets strong support where churches, civic groups and safety net are in trouble; discombobulated Reading, Pa.” “Working-class neighborhoods, in particular white ones hit hard by the decline of the U.S. industrial base, are crumbling under the weight of deepening social problems. … The buckling of social institutions fundamental to American

Trump poised to romp in Tuesday’s primary, but organization will be key to winning delegates

Brendan Kirby, Polizette  The retooled Donald Trump campaign is playing catch-up in the fight for Pennsylvania’s delegates, most of whom will be elected directly by congressional district, with no indication on the ballot of whom those delegates support. Jan Ting, a Temple University law professor who is running for delegate in the 7th Congressional District