Emily Previti is WITF's reporter for , a statewide public media collaboration focused on issues facing Pennsylvania's cities.
Emily previously covered municipal dysfunction and state interventions as a city hall reporter in Harrisburg for the Patriot-News/PennLive, and in Atlantic City for The Press of Atlantic City.
She twice won the New Jersey Press Association's Art Weissman award for public service journalism for two watchdog projects. Before going to work for The Press, Emily covered suburban Chicago for Northwest Newsgroup.
She earned her bachelor's degree from the University of Pennsylvania. As an undergraduate, she worked for WXPN-FM's Morning Show and Kids Corner programs.
Her "off" hours are spent running, swimming, reading and seeking laughter and good music.
Ultimately, minor delays in a handful of counties fully certifying their results shouldn't affect the overall certification process statewide.
The state Supreme Court declared the previous districts an unconstitutional gerrymander. Republicans vow to challenge the new map, which they say amounts to overreach by the Democratic-majority court.
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court found the state's congressional districts violate the Pennsylvania Constitution. The court demanded they be redrawn.
Pennsylvania's worst-performing district would have all of its schools run by a private charter school company.