U.S. Senate candidate John Fetterman chats with Dave Davies

    U.S. Senate candidate John Fetterman

    U.S. Senate candidate John Fetterman

    For 10 years, John Fetterman has been mayor of one of the country’s poorest cities — Braddock, Pennsylvania. In that time, Fetterman, a Democrat who looks more like an NFL lineman than a politician, has brought some measure of improvement to the former steel town.

    Now, he’s aiming to help impoverished cities across Pennsylvania as a member of the U.S. Senate.

    In the first in our series of conversations with Pennsylvania Democratic senate candidates, WHYY senior reporter Dave Davies speaks with Fetterman about his unique biography.

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