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Gov. Corbett, Mayor Joke Days After Peduto Endorses Tom Wolf For Governor

In what could have been a bit of an awkward moment, Mayor Bill Peduto and Gov. Tom Corbett joked at Thursday’s news conference — just days after Peduto endorsed fellow Democrat Tom Wolf to replace Corbett.

03/13/2014

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Hanger, Guzzardi File For Gubernatorial Ballot

The first gubernatorial candidates to file petitions to get on the May 20 primary ballot are Democrat John Hanger and Republican Bob Guzzardi.

03/11/2014

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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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Tom Wolf Gets Head Start In Campaign Advertising For Governor

In mid-winter it’s hard to think politics. But don’t tell Tom Wolf that. He’s already running campaign ads for governor.

01/31/2014

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Tom Wolf Brings Business Skills To Run For Pa. Governor

Tom Wolf admits that he is — at this stage — unknown to most Pennsylvanians.

01/07/2014

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Democratic Political Operative Damon Andrews Dies At 63

Long-time Democratic political operative Damon Andrews passed away suddenly from a heart attack on Sunday evening.

12/17/2013

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McGinty Runs For Governor As Centrist Democrat

Calling herself a pragmatic centrist Democrat, Katie McGinty says she’s the candidate with the background, experience, and issues to beat Republican Gov. Tom Corbett.

12/02/2013

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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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Saxonburg Mayor: “Don’t Vote For Me!”

A western Pennsylvania mayor is begging voters not to support her Nov. 5 because she and her new husband recently found a “dream home” in a nearby township.

10/18/2013

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Local Lawmakers Take On Tough Questions About Government Shutdown

KDKA’s Jon Delano went to Washington D.C. to ask local members of Congress about the nonsense of this government shutdown and potential default on the debt.

10/16/2013

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Rob McCord Throws Hat In The Ring For Pa. Governor

State Treasurer Rob McCord announced his candidacy for governor of Pennsylvania on Tuesday.

09/24/2013

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Philadelphia Congresswoman To Run For Governor

Allyson Schwartz is the only Pennsylvania woman in the U.S. Congress — now she wants to become the state’s first woman governor.

09/23/2013

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Allentown Mayor To Run For Pa. Governor

If you’ve seen a campaign-like RV driving down the highway in your town, it’s the latest entry in Pennsylvania’s race for governor. KDKA’s Jon Delano reports.

09/13/2013

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Pa. Rep. Jesse White Apologizes For Fake Online Posts

Going on television camera for the first time since acknowledging he posted negative comments online under other people’s names, Pa. Rep. Jesse White, a Cecil Democrat, was blunt.

09/11/2013

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Allentown Mayor, Democrat, To Run For Governor

Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski will seek to become the next governor of Pennsylvania, joining what could be a crowded race for the 2014 Democratic nomination.

09/08/2013

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