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Raja & Smith Battle For Local State Senate Seat

Half the Pennsylvania State Senate is on the ballot next week, but many state senators face little or no opposition.


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Political Expert Recaps Election

KDKA Radio’s Mike Pintek is joined by Bill Green, a political expert, as they discuss the recent election.

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Interesting Results Come Out Of Primary Elections

Tuesday was primary day in Pennsylvania and there were some interesting results by the end of the night.


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Republican State Senate Candidates Discuss Negative Ads

Marty Griffin talks with businessman D. Raja and State Representative Mark Mustio about the negative ads they’ve both used in the Republican primary campaign for the Senate seat.

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Raja Responds To Proposed Tax Increase

Allegheny County Council Democrats proposed a 1 mill property tax increase Monday, part of an effort to curb the effects of $50 million in service cuts.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–11/14/2011

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Fitzgerald Declared Winner In County Executive Race

Rich Fitzgerald has won the race for Allegheny County Chief Executive. Fitzgerald, a Democrat, defeated Mt. Lebanon Republican D. Raja.


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Light Turnout Expected On Election Day

Voters are getting the chance to let their voices be heard on this election day. However, because it is not a presidential election year, voter turnout is expected to be light.


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Voters Head To Polls To Decide Key Races

Voters will be heading to the polls today to determine several key races around the area.


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Another Raja-Fitzgerald Dustup In Race For County Executive

Republican D. Raja was at a “Democrats for Raja” event in the county courtyard and Democrat Rich Fitzgerald at a building construction trades meeting with labor supporters. But the campaign took another turn when Raja’s campaign charged that Fitzgerald had become “unhinged” after a debate earlier this week.


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With Two Weeks Left, County Executive Race Heats Up

With only two weeks remaining until the Nov. 8 election, the race for Allegheny County Executive between Democrat Rich Fitzgerald and Republican D. Raja is intensifying.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–10/25/2011

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Raja, Fitzgerald Intensify Negative Attack Ads

The race for Allegheny County Executive has taken another turn, as both Republican D. Raja and Democrat Rich Fitzgerald launch aggressive attack ads.


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County Executive Onorato Proposes Steep Budget Cuts

Allegheny County Executive Dan Onorato proposed a new budget earlier this week with major cuts. Anytime there are budget cuts there is going to be fall out. Only in this case, the fallout has already begun.


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Negative Ads Begin In County Executive Race

With grainy pictures, melancholy music and menacing voices, both candidates assail each other, but what’s true?


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Raja Proposes Ending Drink Tax In Allegheny County

The Port Authority of Allegheny County gets a lot of money from the federal government, but to get those dollars, county taxpayers have been paying a 7 percent drink tax to raise the required $28 million local match.


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Poll Shows Fitzgerald Ahead In County Executive Race

If the Allegheny County executive race were held today, Democrat Rich Fitzgerald would defeat Republican D. Raja, according to an independent poll conducted by Civic Science.