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Obama, Biden To Unveil Job Training Grant Program

The president and vice president of the United States will visit Pittsburgh today, which will put the city in the spotlight once again.

3 hours ago

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Job Training Brings Obama And Biden To Pittsburgh Wednesday

Community College of Allegheny County’s West Hills site will host both President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden Wednesday afternoon.

22 hours ago

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President, Vice President To Visit Allegheny Co. Next Week

The president and vice president are coming to Pittsburgh.

04/11/2014

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Rick Santorum Hoping To Grab Support From “Guy In The Middle”

A lot of political analysts will say the Republican party loses the “PR war” when it comes to winning the hearts of the average worker.

04/10/2014

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Judge To End Part Of Ohio Ban On Recognizing Gay Marriage

A federal judge says he will strike down part of Ohio’s voter-approved ban on gay marriage, meaning the state must recognize marriages of gay couples who legally wed elsewhere.

04/04/2014

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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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Push On To Get Health Insurance By March 31 Deadline Or Risk Penalty

Getting every American to sign up for health insurance has put President Obama on web shows like Between Two Ferns with comedian Zach Galifianakis.

03/18/2014

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Can Pa. Rep. Adam Ravenstahl Survive Primary Challenge Without His Brother?

Call him the lesser known brother — PA Rep. Adam Ravenstahl of Brighton Heights.

03/17/2014

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Corbett Gets A Republican Primary Challenger

Today was the last day to file nominating petitions of Governor, Congress and General Assembly.

03/11/2014

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Ex-Pa. Speaker Perzel Plans Future After Prison

Former Pennsylvania House Speaker John Perzel is looking forward to his future now that he’s out of prison – but it won’t be in Harrisburg.

03/09/2014

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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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Court Denies Ex-Sen. Jane Orie’s Corruption Appeal

A three-judge state Superior Court panel has rejected former state Sen. Jane Orie’s appeal of her conviction and subsequent prison sentence for campaign corruption and with introducing forged evidence, which resulted in a mistrial before her eventual conviction.

03/06/2014

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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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Pittsburgh In Running To Possibly Host 2016 DNC

Could Pittsburgh host the next Democratic National Convention in 2016?

02/25/2014

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Top Republicans: No Legislative Fix For Highmark-UPMC Dispute

Don’t look to the state legislature to solve the Highmark — UPMC dispute, say the state Senate’s top Republican and chair of its Insurance Committee.

02/25/2014

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