9 hrs ago
Tom Corbett Did the Right ThingMathis: Surprise, surprise - food...
Yes, it seems that Corbett suddenly found his bleeding heart in an election year: If your narrative is that you really did create good jobs in Pennsylvania , it's probably not helpful if people see their neighbors suddenly going hungry or begging for food.
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13 hrs ago
Will Katie McGinty Choose Jobs or the Environment?
Talking to Katie McGinty , the Democratic candidate for Pennsylvania governor, can be an intimidating experience.
17 hrs ago
$1 million ad buy to disadvantage Dems on Medicare - Uninsured increasingly eyeing health coverage
POLITICO's James Hohmann reports: "Over the next two weeks, TV buys will be accompanied by mailings to swing voters and online ads directing voters to DontCutOurMedicare.com."
21 hrs ago
#PAGov: Tom Wolf is Getting the Western PA Superfriends Endorsement
With the Southeast either likely to be locked up for Allyson Schwartz or split five different directions, everybody's eyeing the next biggest cluster of liberal votes out west in Pittsburgh.
Poll: Corbett Down, Wolf Up
The Patriot-News reports on the Robert Morris University poll on the Pennsylvania governor's race.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
University City Review
Hungry Like a Wolf: Tom Wolf, a businessman and former state revenue...
Tom Wolf, a politically untested Pennsylvania businessman, is the new front-runner to win the Democratic gubernatorial primary May 20, if a new poll is to be believed.
Montgomery County Dems seek open primary
The Montgomery County Democratic Committee last week voted for an open primary in the 13th Congressional District, which includes most of the Northeast.
Supreme Court Justice McCafferey accuses Inky, Daily News of libel: Wednesday Morning...
Justice McCaffery and his wife were the subject of a series of articles in both papers in 2013 raising questions about referral fees Rapaport has received during her 16-year tenure as the justice's chief judicial aide.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
From frontrunner to part of the pack, Dem guv candidate Allyson Schwartz plays catch up: Politics as Usual
In the closing months of 2013, U.S. Rep. Allyson Schwartz, D-13th , was regarded as the putative front-runner of a crowded field of candidates looking to unseat Gov. Tom Corbett in this fall's general election.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Corbett Trails Potential Democratic Challengers in Poll
Gov. Tom Corbett trails York County businessman Tom Wolf by 19 points - a margin of 52 percent for the Democrat to 33 for the Republican incumbent - according to a poll released by Quinnipiac University.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Katie McGinty, Allyson Schwartz Pick Up Crucial Endorsements
In a crowded Democratic primary field which will determine the challenger who will face incumbent Republican Governor Tom Corbett, two female entrants - former Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection Secretary Katie McGinty and U.S. Congresswoman Allyson Schwartz - picked up crucial endorsements that each challenger hopes will separate ... (more)
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Self-funded Wolf gets head start on gubernatorial opponents
Just a little more than three weeks ago, Tom Wolf came in a distant third as the Democratic State Committee considered whether to endorse a candidate for governor.
Stetler case stalks Wolf
Democratic gubernatorial candidate Tom Wolf clearly had a hand in his own television campaign commercials because he's in them.
Briefly ... City/region
Police said Goldman, 24, of Alden Street near Girard Avenue, was shot in the face, chest and neck on Pulaski Avenue near Logan Street about 6 p.m. Thursday.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Looking to defeat a Republican, Democratic guv candidates tack to their left at forum:...
The only major challenge for the six Democrats who faced each other at Friday night's candidates' forum at the Harrisburg Hilton was not whether they were liberal, but whether they were liberal enough.
Philadelphia Public Record
City Hall Sam: Steamy Struggles Enliven State Rep Races
STATE SEN. Mike Stack, State Rep. Brendan Boyle, Councilman Bobby Henon and officials of Local 492 Bakery, Confectioners, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers Union protest closing of former Nabisco plant by Mondelez International, which is moving operations out of state, costing 500 jobs.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Black Clergy group backs McCord
The Black Clergy of Philadelphia and Vicinity on Thursday endorsed state Treasurer Rob McCord's candidacy for the Democratic nomination for Pennsylvania governor.
Seven Democratic candidates for governor, none pro-life
The seven Democratic candidates for Pennsylvania governor were asked during a recent joint appearance if they were 'pro-life' or 'pro-choice.'
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Planned Parenthood reveals big 2014 game plan
The political arm of Planned Parenthood is preparing to launch its largest campaign offensive ever, targeting more than a dozen states and some of the cycle's top Senate and gubernatorial races to raise the alarm about the stakes of the 2014 midterms elections for women's health care and abortion rights.
Schwartz gubernatorial bid endorsed by Pa. Planned Parenthood PAC
Congresswoman Allyson Schwartz, Democratic candidate for governor, talked with reporters at the the Pennsylvania State Capitol newsroom Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013 about transportation legislation, and also fielded questions on a variety of other topics including the 2014 gubernatorial race.