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Corbett’s Plan To Introduce Christie To Primanti’s Disrupted By Demonstrators

This campaign event for Gov. Tom Corbett didn’t go exactly as planned.

06/06/2014

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Corbett’s Republican Challenger Says Governor Broke Promise, Lied About It

In his first broadcast TV interview, Republican Bob Guzzardi, who is challenging Gov. Tom Corbett in the May 20 Republican primary, is very blunt.

04/24/2014

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Rick Santorum Hoping To Grab Support From “Guy In The Middle”

A lot of political analysts will say the Republican party loses the “PR war” when it comes to winning the hearts of the average worker.

04/10/2014

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Jay Paterno Drops Out Of Lt. Governor Race

Jay Paterno, a novice candidate with a famous family name, dropped out of the Democratic race for lieutenant governor Friday.

03/29/2014

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Can Pa. Rep. Adam Ravenstahl Survive Primary Challenge Without His Brother?

Call him the lesser known brother — PA Rep. Adam Ravenstahl of Brighton Heights.

03/17/2014

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Wolf Garners Big Endorsements In Pittsburgh

More than two dozen Allegheny County elected officials and Democratic Party leaders endorsed Tom Wolf for governor on Saturday afternoon.

03/08/2014

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Jay Paterno Discusses His Race For Lieutenant Governor

For years, Jay Paterno was on the field with his dad as an assistant coach at Penn State. Now he wants to be lieutenant governor.

03/07/2014

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Court Denies Ex-Sen. Jane Orie’s Corruption Appeal

A three-judge state Superior Court panel has rejected former state Sen. Jane Orie’s appeal of her conviction and subsequent prison sentence for campaign corruption and with introducing forged evidence, which resulted in a mistrial before her eventual conviction.

03/06/2014

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Ex-State Sen. Jane Orie Released From Prison

Former Republican state Sen. Jane Orie, who was convicted of using her legislative staff for her sister’s campaign for state Supreme Court judge, has been released from prison after serving less than two years.

02/09/2014

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Same-Sex Marriage Activists Kick Off Pa. Campaign

Proponents of same-sex marriage are launching a campaign to legalize it in Pennsylvania – the last holdout among the Northeast states.

12/11/2013

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Corbett Hits Campaign Trail Seeking 2nd Term

After months of saying he would run for a second term and fundraising for the effort, Gov. Tom Corbett kicked off a multi-day, cross-state tour Wednesday to raise his profile with a year to go until election day,

11/06/2013

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Campaign Mailer Causing Controversy In County Council Race

Dan McClain describes himself as a hard-working local man. The 35-year-old Democratic County Council District 1 candidate was out campaigning on his grandparents’ street Friday.

11/01/2013

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Anthony Weiner’s NY Mayor Website Mistakenly Featured Pittsburgh

Former Congressman Anthony Weiner is running for Mayor of New York City, but his campaign website features Pittsburgh as his backdrop.

05/23/2013

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Voters Head To Polls For Primary Elections

Today is Primary Election Day in Pennsylvania and there’s a big race up for decision in Pittsburgh.

05/21/2013

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Mayor’s Race Ends On Negative Note

On the last day before polls open, Pittsburgh mayoral candidate Jack Wagner enjoyed a dance and some laughs with seniors at a Mt. Washington senior center.

05/20/2013

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