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3 hrs ago | Townhall

Don't Dump Pennsylvania's Governor

Despite the Marcellus Shale boom that's turned Pennsylvania into the Saudi Arabia of natural gas, the Keystone State's current fiscal condition is almost as dire as New Jersey's.

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Related Topix: Pension, Personal Finance, Illinois, Illinois Government, US Governors, Opinion

4 hrs ago | The Times-Tribune

Schwartz says she can "get things done"

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Allyson Schwartz touted her "ability to get things done" and promised Wednesday she would focus that ability on completing Scranton's long-awaited passenger train to New York City.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Allyson Schwartz, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Scranton, PA, Ed Rendell, US Governors

5 hrs ago | The Lebanon Daily News

Live coverage: Gov. Corbett to speak at Lebanon chamber breakfast

Gov. Tom Corbett will be the featured speaker Thursday morning at the first of a series of Election 2014 breakfast and lunch events being organized and hosted by the Lebanon Valley Chamber of Commerce.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Lebanon, PA, Myerstown, PA

Wed Apr 16, 2014

PennLive.com

The 2014 guv election could be Pa's political tipping point: Terry Madonna and Michael L. Young

Over the next several weeks, Pennsylvania voters will be treated to a veritable barrage of political ads, press releases, debates and other assorted arcana of political campaigns heading for the wire.

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Related Topix: US News, US Governors, US Politics, Barack Obama, Opinion

WFMZ

Gov. Tom Corbett praises RACC's efforts to prepare students for work

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett says schools like Reading Area Community College are key to making the state's workforce stronger.

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Daily Kos

Utah governor optimistic on Medicaid expansion waiver

Utah's Republican Gov. Gary Herbert says he thinks there aren't major hurdles now for Utah to get a federal waiver to offer a version of a privatized Medicaid expansion under Obamacare.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Utah Government, Utah, Medicaid, Health, US News, US Governors, Gary Herbert

ABC 27

Annville man arrested for loaded pistol at NY airport

A Lebanon County man was arrested at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York after he was caught with a loaded handgun.

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Related Topix: Annville, PA, York, PA, Lebanon County, PA, US Governors

ABC 27

Challenge to Corbett's GOP foe goes to high court

A 2-year-old boy was accidentally shot in the face by his 4-year-old brother who found a loaded gun in their northwestern Pennsylvania home while their mother slept.

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Related Topix: Pennsylvania, Violent Crime, Philadelphia, PA, US Governors

ABC 27

Man arrested for Stewartstown home burglary

Matthew Joseph Arnold, 28, is accused of entering a home and a vehicle in the first block of Church Street early Monday, according to Southern Regional police.

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Related Topix: New York, US Governors

PennLive.com

'Sprint Car Unlimited,' remembering the Holocaust, Easter candy, Melissa Etheridge: things to know

Large chocolate bunnies sit in the cold storage room prior to being placed in the store at Matangos candy in Harrisburg.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Chocolate, Pennsylvania, US Governors

CBS Local

Poll: Corbett, SRC Don't Make The Grade For Public Education

A new poll says Philadelphia voters don't think much of how the governor or the School Reform Commission are handling public education.

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Related Topix: Philadelphia, PA, US Governors

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Pocono Record

Judge keeps GOP opponent to Gov. Corbett on ballot

The lone Republican running against Gov. Tom Corbett in next month's primary election won a court decision Tuesday that lets him stay on the ballot.

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Philly.com

Corbett: I never made decision on sting case

Gov. Corbett on Tuesday said it was "misleading" for Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane to suggest he had decided not to pursue charges in the sting investigation that captured Philadelphia elected officials on tape accepting money and gifts.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Philadelphia, PA, Montgomery County, PA, Ambler, PA

Patch.com

Gov Signs New Pa. Laws on Reporting of Child Abuse

Gov. Tom Corbett on Tuesday signed four bills that strengthen Pennsylvania's laws governing the reporting of child abuse.

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Related Topix: Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law, US Governors, Ambler, PA

Free Republic

How Many Jobs Does Fracking Really Create?

That's the linchpin of the oil and gas industry argument for permitting the controversial drilling practice.

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Related Topix: Oil & Gas, Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania Government, US Governors

CBS Local

Judge Rules Montgomery County Man Can Remain On Ballot To Challenge Corbett In Republican Primary

A Commonwealth Court judge has ruled that a conservative challenger to incumbent Governor Tom Corbett should be allowed to remain on the Republican ballot in May's primary.

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Related Topix: Montgomery County, PA, US Governors

Examiner.com

Odds not in favor of Corbett's reelection all to be decided by voters in primary

As the Pennsylvania gubernatorial races continue to heat up, six candidates vie for the seat in the state Executive Office.

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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

Shell to discuss shale gas plant proposal

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Phillymag.com

Dems Believe Fracking Tax a Winning Issue Against Corbett

National Journal today takes readers "inside the Democrats' plan to oust Pennsylvania's governor," and it seems they believe they've found one of those rare cases where they can openly argue for higher taxes and win: Every Democrat in the crowded primary race want energy companies to pay a new tax on their natural-gas production.

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CBS Local

Nutter, Corbett, Chaput To Meet With Business Leaders About World Meeting Of Families

Mayor Nutter says movers and shakers from across the Philadelphia region are gathering this morning to hear about the trip that he, the Governor and Archbishop Chaput made last month to Rome.

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Related Topix: Philadelphia, PA, US Governors

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