Good morning everyone! Here is today's Daily Briefing.
The Lehigh Valley's unemployment rate jumped in June, hitting 8.5% after reaching 8.1% in May. A possible regional police department is in the works in the Slate Belt. In state-wide news, the General Assistance program that provides cash to 70,000 Pennsylvanians ends this week. In national news, a review by Politco shows that up to five million voters can may be affected by Voter ID laws.
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