Mark Patrick Flaherty

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Results In From City, County Controller Races, Other Election Day Votes

The results are in from Tuesday’s Primary Election.


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Wagner & Flaherty Exchange Heated, Nasty Words In Final Debate

Strong words between County Controller Chelsa Wagner and former Controller Mark Patrick Flaherty got heated from the get-go.


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Flaherty To Challenge Wagner For County Controller, While Fitzgerald Stays Mum

Surrounded by supporters, former Allegheny County Controller Mark Patrick Flaherty announced a comeback try for his old office.


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Allegheny County Jail Board Orders Fewer, Cheaper TVs For Inmates

A month ago, the Allegheny County Jail Board raised a public outcry by approving the purchase of 40 Sony Bravia TV sets for inmates over the objection of County Controller Mark Patrick Flaherty.


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Allegheny County Jail Inmates Get New Flat Screen TVs

If a judge sentenced you to the Allegheny County Jail, you’d be provided three hot meals and a bed to sleep in, but in common areas, you’d also be able to watch cable shows on 42-inch Sony flat screens.


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Budget Crisis Uncovered In Allegheny County

The Municipal Courts building in downtown Pittsburgh operates 24/7 365 days a year round the clock for court hearings and arraignments, but come November it’s one court function that will be running out money.


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Fitzgerald, Raja Win Nominations For County Executive

It looks like Rich Fitzgerald and D. Raja will face off in November in the race for Allegheny County Executive.


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Voter Turnout Light During 2011 May Primary

It’s Election Day in Pennsylvania. Polling places were open, but voters seemed few and far between.


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Flaherty Attacks Fitzgerald Over Email To Marcellus Shale Coalition

When Mark Flaherty proposed last March that county taxpayers invest $2.5 billion in drilling for natural gas on Allegheny County property, his primary opponent Rich Fitzgerald jumped all over it as a “risky scheme.”


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Democrat Candidates For County Executive On KDKA AM

KDKA AM’s Larry and John talk to Mark Patrick Flaherty and Rich Fitzgerald.

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Flaherty Announces Candidacy For Allegheny Co. Executive

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) -The Flaherty name has been a powerful one in local Democratic party politics for nearly 40 years. This year will test whether that name still retains its old allegiance. Allegheny County Controller Mark […]


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Onorato Won’t Seek 3rd Term As County Executive

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Dan Onorato says he will not seek a third term as Allegheny County Chief Executive. “I’ve been in elected office for a long time in this town,” he said. “I’ve enjoyed it. […]