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Wolf’s $1B Drilling Tax Prediction Might Be High

Gov.-elect Tom Wolf might have been off the mark by hundreds of millions of dollars when he said during his campaign that a new severance tax on natural gas drillers would raise more than $1 billion, potentially complicating his bid to secure new funding for Pennsylvania schools and alleviate a severe budget shortfall.

12/07/2014

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Gov.-Elect Wolf Thanks Voters In His Native York Co.

Gov.-elect Tom Wolf is staying close to home in central Pennsylvania to hold a post-election rally.

11/05/2014

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Tom Wolf Elected Governor, Ousts Corbett In Historic Election

Democrat Tom Wolf sent Republican Gov. Tom Corbett to a historic defeat, making him the first incumbent to lose in the four decades since Pennsylvania’s chief executive was allowed to seek re-election.

11/04/2014

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Sparks Fly At 2nd Corbett, Wolf Campaign Debate

Tom Corbett and Tom Wolf faced off Wednesday morning on KYW Radio in Philadelphia, and it was a feistier exchange of views with both candidates going after each other.

10/01/2014

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No Knock-Outs In 1st Debate Between Corbett And Wolf

It was a friendly crowd for Governor Corbett.

09/23/2014

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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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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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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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Study: Governor Tom Corbett’s Salary Highest In Nation

A California state survey has found that the Pennsylvania governor’s salary was the nation’s highest in 2012, although a spokesman for Gov. Tom Corbett points out that he doesn’t accept the entire salary.

03/19/2013

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Governor To Undergo Back Surgery At Local Hospital

Officials at the governor’s office say Gov. Tom Corbett will undergo back surgery at a Pittsburgh hospital early next week. According to a news release from the governor’s office, the surgery will be performed Monday morning at Allegheny General Hospital to treat spinal stenosis.

05/13/2011

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Corbett, Cuomo Bet Food Baskets On Steelers-Jets Game

HARRISBURG (KDKA/AP) – A friendly wager has been set between Gov. Tom Corbett and Gov. Andrew Cuomo over the outcome of Sunday’s AFC Championship game. The governors of Pennsylvania and New York are betting a […]

01/22/2011

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Corbett Sworn In As Pennsylvania’s 46th Governor

HARRISBURG (KDKA/AP) – Tom Corbett has taken his oath as Pennsylvania’s 46th governor. The chief justice of the Pennsylvania Supreme Court, Ronald Castille, administered the oath today at noon in an outdoor ceremony at the […]

01/18/2011

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