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Kathleen Kane

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Pa. A.G. Accuses Turnpike Commission Of Awarding Contracts Illegally

It’s hard to drive on the Pennsylvania Turnpike without running into construction somewhere — much of it needed. But in an 85-page presentment a grand jury has found that some turnpike commissioners, officials, and political leaders awarded contracts based on gifts, favors, and political contributions.

03/13/2013

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Attorney General Rejects Gov. Tom Corbett’s Lottery Contract

Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane is rejecting Gov. Tom Corbett’s contract to hire a British firm to manage the $3.5 billion Pennsylvania Lottery.

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Corbett Signs Off On Long-Term Lottery Lease, Defends His Action

Gov. Tom Corbett said his administration on Wednesday night signed off on the Pennsylvania Lottery deal. Corbett is giving a 20-year contract to a British firm to operate the lottery.

01/17/2013

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Kathleen Kane Sworn In As New Pa. Attorney General

HARRISBURG (KDKA) — Pennsylvania has a new attorney general. Kathleen Kane is the first Democrat and first woman ever elected to the position. The former prosecutor from Scranton took her oath on Tuesday. She pledged […]

01/15/2013

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New State Dems To Be Sworn In

An unusual trio of Democrats is poised to be sworn in to Pennsylvania’s three statewide row offices this week, heralding a new political dynamic in a Capitol that is otherwise under firm Republican control.

01/12/2013

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New AG Wants To Investigate Gov. Corbett

Pennsylvania has a new attorney general elect, Kathleen Kane and that may be unsettling news for Gov. Tom Corbett.

11/07/2012

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With Kane Elected, Will Corbett Be Investigated Over Sandusky?

KDKA-AM’s Larry and John talk to Gov Corbett about Kathleen Kane’s possible investigation of his handling of the Jerry Sandusky case, as well as his thoughts on the rest of Pennsylvania’s election results.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–11/07/2012

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Kane Elected Pa. Attorney General

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) – Political rookie Kathleen Kane has been elected the first woman and first Democrat to be elected Pennsylvania attorney general.

11/06/2012

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Monday’s KDKA Afternoon News: Nov. 5, 2012

In case you were to busy to catch a portion of Monday’s KDKA Afternoon News with Bill Rehkopf, here’s what you may have missed.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–11/05/2012

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Local Law Enforcement Officials Endorse Kane For Attorney General

Attorney General candidate Kathleen Kane picked up support from local law enforcement officials today. Kane – a former prosecutor and Democrat – was endorsed by the Suburban Fraternal Order of Police and others.

09/24/2012

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Cumberland Co. DA Running For Attorney General

David Freed is the Republican candidate for Attorney General and the Cumberland County prosecutor finds himself up against Democrat Kathleen Kane, the first woman to run for this position in Pennsylvania history.

07/27/2012

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Republican David Freed Runs For Attorney General

Meet David Freed, Cumberland County’s District Attorney and the Republican candidate for Attorney General.

03/22/2012

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AG Candidate Critical Of Corbett’s Handling Of Sandusky Case

While only one Republican is running, two Democrats are seeking their party’s nomination and one of them is the first woman to ever seek this office.

02/27/2012

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