Pennsylvania Senate Race

Erica Wildberger

September 20th, 2021

This week, we look at Pennsylvania's 2022 Senate race and hand-off this week's edition to Erica Wildberger.

With Sen. Pat Toomey (R-PA) retiring in a 50-50 Senate, the Pennsylvania race becomes arguably the most crucial Senate race to watch. Erica reports on the leading contenders for each party's nomination.

After years of being a reliable part of the Democratic "blue wall," Pennsylvania has now become a perfect microcosm of the nation as a whole, with its razor-thin election results. Another example of Pennsylvania's barometer status is how the state is now represented in the US House by nine Democrats and nine Republicans.