Pennsylvania state Treasurer Rob McCord said Friday that he is resigning immediately and is planning to plead guilty to federal charging that involve him telling two potential campaign contributors during last year’s gubernatorial primary that he could make it difficult for them to continue to do business with the state.
Some state officials call it a temporary cash flow problem. Others say it’s more serious.
Politicians love to hand out checks, but this one was different.
It’s primary election day in Pennsylvania and in the marquee race, Democratic voters will choose their nominee for governor.
The four Democrats vying for the party nomination to run for governor will meet tonight.
Two of Pennsylvania’s most influential Democrats on Saturday strongly criticized a TV ad run by fellow Democrat Rob McCord in his campaign for governor.
The first gubernatorial candidates to file petitions to get on the May 20 primary ballot are Democrat John Hanger and Republican Bob Guzzardi.
In mid-winter it’s hard to think politics. But don’t tell Tom Wolf that. He’s already running campaign ads for governor.
Although the state Attorney General Kathleen Kane says Governor Corbett’s plan to privatize the Pennsylvania Lottery is illegal, Corbett just extended the time to cut a deal with the British company Camelot until the end of the year.
State Treasurer Rob McCord announced his candidacy for governor of Pennsylvania on Tuesday.
Gov. Tom Corbett’s effort to hire a private firm to manage the $3.7 billion Pennsylvania Lottery will be allowed continue past the latest deadline, a spokeswoman said Wednesday.
Democrats are pouring criticism on Gov. Tom Corbett for suggesting that Pennsylvania’s sluggish job growth stems partly from too many applicants being unable to pass a drug test.
The state treasurer returned more than $17,000 in unclaimed property to the United Steelworkers today.
The treasurer also you have a 10 percent chance of finding money in unclaimed properties that belongs to you.
Valentine’s Day is just a couple of weeks away, and this year the State Treasury Department says it can help you find a great gift for your significant other and save you some money.