Longtime City Councilman William Peduto has won the Democratic nomination for mayor, defeating former state auditor general Jack Wagner and state Rep. Jake Wheatley.
Most voters didn’t bother to cast their ballots today, but the candidates for mayor did after a grueling negative campaign that seemed to wear everyone down.
The four Democratic candidates running for Mayor of Pittsburgh spoke with Bill Rehkopf the day before the Primary.
Cooperation with City Council continues to be a hot button issue in the Pittsburgh mayoral race with Jack Wagner putting Bill Peduto on the defensive about not cooperating with some members of council.
The four men running in Pittsburgh’s Democratic Primary for mayor were together Saturday night at a forum sponsored by local African-American community groups.
The candidates for the mayor of Pittsburgh had a debate Wednesday night and Doug Saltzman talked to Robert Mangino about it.
City Controller Michael Lamb officially ended his mayoral campaign and has endorsed former Pa. Auditor General Jack Wagner for the position.
Pittsburgh mayoral candidates are calling on Congress to end gun violence. It is part of today’s “National Day to Demand Action.”
Tuesday marks the deadline for candidates to file their petitions to run for mayor of the city of Pittsburgh.
A local state representative and his fiancée were in court today following their arrests late last week on assault charges.
A local state representative and his reported fiancée have been charged following a domestic dispute. State Rep. Jake Wheatley, Jr., 40, had an altercation Friday with 41-year-old Angela Mike.
Investigators say Pittsburgh City Councilman Robert Daniel Lavelle is facing charges of perjury and forgery following an investigation into possible election fraud.