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Sparks Fly At 2nd Corbett, Wolf Campaign Debate

Tom Corbett and Tom Wolf faced off Wednesday morning on KYW Radio in Philadelphia, and it was a feistier exchange of views with both candidates going after each other.

10/01/2014

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EXCLUSIVE: AG Kane On Releasing Names Of Accused In Porn Scandal

Pennsylvania’s Governor, top judge, and other critics continue to put pressure on State Attorney General Kathleen Kane as the political porn scandal continues to rock Harrisburg.

09/29/2014

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Corbett Seeks Details In Porn Office Emails Scandal

Gov. Tom Corbett has asked for records of interoffice emails containing pornography that were apparently exchanged among former employees of the state attorney general’s office, including two men who are now his top aides.

09/26/2014

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Police Overtime For Bike Lanes Ignites Controversy

Appearing on KDKA Radio’s “Ask the Leaders,” Mayor Bill Peduto took flack over his push for more bike lanes in the city.

09/25/2014

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No Knock-Outs In 1st Debate Between Corbett And Wolf

It was a friendly crowd for Governor Corbett.

09/23/2014

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Corbett, Wolf Joust Over Taxes, Finances In Debate

Taxes, state government finances and education policy dominated the first debate in the Pennsylvania governor’s race Monday night, as Republican Gov. Tom Corbett sought to raise questions about the viability of Democrat Tom Wolf’s policy goals and Wolf attacked Corbett’s handling of the economy and schools.

09/22/2014

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Civil Rights Investigator Charges State Civil Rights Agency With Discrimination

A state agency charged with investigating civil rights violations now finds itself accused of violating the civil rights of an employee.

09/22/2014

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Peduto Proposes Real Estate Millage Rate Hike

Mayor Bill Peduto has proposed a real estate millage rate hike to offset a “miscalculation” by the previous administration.

09/22/2014

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Corbett, Wolf Prep For First Debate In Gov’s Race

Pennsylvania’s gubernatorial candidates’ first debate is only hours away.

09/22/2014

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State Runs Out Of Cash, Uses Special Line Of Credit

Some state officials call it a temporary cash flow problem. Others say it’s more serious.

09/16/2014

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Wolf Visits Local School To Highlight Education Differences With Corbett

Tom Wolf highlighted support for public education with a tour of a local school.

09/15/2014

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Nixon’s Daughter Talks Watergate, Electing Woman To White House During Pittsburgh Visit

Julie Nixon Eisenhower, daughter of President Richard Nixon, keynoted the 250th anniversary gala this week for the Fort Pitt Blockhouse.

09/13/2014

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Mike Stack: “I’m Uniquely Qualified To Help Wolf Carry Out Agenda”

Some people are starting to wonder about Wolf’s choice for Lieutenant Governor – Sen. Mike Stack.

09/10/2014

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County Council Shoots Down ‘In God We Trust’ Bill

Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald is pledging to veto a measure to post the U.S. motto “In God We Trust” in county council’s chambers.

09/09/2014

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Man In Wolf Ad Accused Of Appearing In Porn Speaks Out

A campaign ad for Democratic gubernatorial candidate Tom Wolf has been pulled from television by Wolf’s campaign.

09/09/2014

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Sophie Masloff Remembered In Photos

Remembering Pittsburgh’s first female mayor Sophie Masloff. Masloff died Sunday, Aug. 17 at the age of 96. She’s credited with the idea of creating PNC Park – a stadium just for baseball, for sprucing up the city and her signature Pittsburgh charm.

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Election Night 2012

President Barack Obama wins a second term in office on Nov. 6, 2012.

Twittergate

Memorable Political Foibles

When politicians make the news, it’s not always for their politics. We’re taking a look back at stories that were the talk of the town.

Sen. Carper (center) commutes everyday from his home in Wilmington, Del. to Capitol Hill.

The Scoop On The Senate

Which senator has already claimed his title as “Trail Blazer” – on his mausoleum? Which one has scaled more than 50 mountains in his home state? Alabama to Illinois, click through to find out.

First Lady Michelle Obama during the Midatlantic Regional Inaugural Ball at the Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC, January 20, 2009. (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Michelle Obama: The First Lady’s Fashion

All eyes have been on Michelle Obama before she entered the White House. Here’s a look at some of the first lady’s fashion styles.

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