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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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Do Higher PennDOT Fees, Gas Tax Hikes Violate Governor’s Campaign Pledge?

When Gov. Tom Corbett signed Act 89, the Transportation Funding Bill, last November, it meant a hike in the gasoline tax and other PennDOT fees that are being phased in over the next couple years.

04/01/2014

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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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Gov. Corbett Meets Pope, Encourages Him To Visit Pa.

Last night, the Vatican canceled a private meeting Gov. Tom Corbett was scheduled to have with Pope Francis in Rome.

03/26/2014

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Revelers Pack Downtown For St. Patrick’s Day Parade, Party

Thousands lined both sides of Grant Street downtown, wearing green and ready for the sights and sounds of the 144th St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Pittsburgh Saturday morning.

03/15/2014

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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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Gov. Corbett Keeps Pittsburgh Under Act 47, Angers City Unions

Gov. Tom Corbett went to Mayor Bill Peduto’s office on Thursday to deliver news that Peduto wanted to hear — the state will not yet remove the city from its Act 47 distressed status.

03/13/2014

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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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Pennsylvania Rolls Out Veterans’ Notation On Driver’s Licenses

Pennsylvania military veterans can now have their service noted on state driver’s licenses, offering them a way to demonstrate their status if they don’t have military ID handy.

03/04/2014

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Gov. Corbett Undergoes Successful Hernia Surgery

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett is turning over the reins of power briefly to undergo hernia surgery in a Pittsburgh hospital.

02/27/2014

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Polls Show Gov. Corbett In Trouble, Wolf In The Lead

Three independent polls just released all say the same thing: Gov. Tom Corbett is in trouble for reelection this year.

02/26/2014

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Corbett Proposes 2014 Budget Amidst Criticism From Democrats

It’s been a tough three years, Gov. Tom Corbett told legislators, but he’s putting Pennsylvania on the right track.

02/04/2014

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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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PLCB To Begin Accepting Tavern Gaming License Applications

The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board will begin accepting applications later this month for “tavern gaming licenses.”

01/21/2014

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Mayor Peduto Ready To Tackle Major City Problems

His name is now on the door, but Mayor Bill Peduto’s office is still full of boxes, as he met with KDKA political editor Jon Delano for his first TV sit-down interview as mayor to discuss key issues facing the city.

01/08/2014

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