Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden’s post-debate train tour took him through a Trump-friendly part of the commonwealth. I recently passed through the same areas of Western Pennsylvania, taking a look inside the swing state’s "T” named for its shape on a map, the areas outside of Philadelphia and Pittsburgh.
Pennsylvanians in the rural "T" swath went big for Trump in 2016. They still love him, but there’s a difference this time: They don’t hate Biden.
Since 1998, a black-and-white photo has appeared every Monday in staff photographer Tom Gralish’s photo column in The Inquirer’s local news section. Here are the most recent, in color: