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Trib Thursday wrap: Think of the voters

| Wednesday, March 7, 2018, 9:00 p.m.
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court released a new map of the state's congressional district boundaries earlier this year.
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court released a new map of the state's congressional district boundaries earlier this year.

A panel of three federal judges on Friday is scheduled to hear arguments in Harrisburg over a request from Republicans for a preliminary injunction, blocking implementation of the state Supreme Court's congressional district map. Meanwhile amid uncertainty over Pennsylvania's congressional districts, the May 15 primary is rapidly approaching. For the benefit of the voters — remember them? — a decision on a district map needs to be made to move this year's elections forward.

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