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Corbett Hits Campaign Trail Seeking 2nd Term

After months of saying he would run for a second term and fundraising for the effort, Gov. Tom Corbett kicked off a multi-day, cross-state tour Wednesday to raise his profile with a year to go until election day,

11/06/2013

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Shutdown May Soon Interrupt Social Services In Pa.

Gov. Tom Corbett’s top budget official says a partial federal government shutdown could eventually force the state to mothball programs and furlough employees.

10/10/2013

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Corbett Leads Bi-Partisan Tour Of Local Inventors Workshop

It was one of those rare displays of bi-partisanship between Republicans and Democrats as local elected officials joined Governor Corbett to launch a program called Innovate in PA targeted at dozens of local inventors.

09/30/2013

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Rob McCord Throws Hat In The Ring For Pa. Governor

State Treasurer Rob McCord announced his candidacy for governor of Pennsylvania on Tuesday.

09/24/2013

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Pa. Auditor General: State Failure To Reimburse Means Charter Schools Hurt Public Schools

An audit by state Auditor General Eugene DePasquale found school districts are hurting financially because Governor Corbett and the legislature no longer reimburse school districts when their students attend charter schools. KDKA’s Jon Delano has the story.

09/13/2013

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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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Landmark Gay Marriage Hearing Approaches In Pa.

For two months, an elected court clerk in the Philadelphia suburbs has been giving something to same-sex couples they have not been able to get anywhere else: a Pennsylvania marriage license.

09/01/2013

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Corbett Extends Pa. Lottery Bid Another 2 Months

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.

08/28/2013

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Officials Break Ground On Gardens At Market Square Project

It’s been said that Pittsburgh is in the midst of its third renaissance. Public sector and private business have come together for the ground-breaking of another downtown complex.

08/21/2013

Lawrence Co. Storm Damage Aid Granted

Lawrence County residents and businesses will be able to get aid for storm damage.

08/15/2013

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Pa. Law Banning Gay Marriage Faces Court Challenge

The American Civil Liberties Union said it filed the first known legal challenge Tuesday seeking to overturn a state law effectively banning same-sex marriage in Pennsylvania, the only northeastern state that doesn’t allow it or civil unions.

07/09/2013

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Local Lawmakers Unhappy Pa. Legislature Won’t Return Until Sept. 23

When the state legislature left Harrisburg earlier this week for summer break, Governor Corbett wasn’t the only one frustrated with their inability to pass major pieces of legislation like transportation funding and liquor reform.

07/05/2013

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Corbett Signs Budget, As Bigger Agenda Stalls

It took a marathon weekend session but — with just hours to spare — the General Assembly approved a new $28.4 billion dollar state budget.

07/01/2013

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Network Issue Causes State Websites To Go Offline

Many of Pennsylvania’s state government websites are offline, and officials aren’t providing details about the cause or its likely duration.

04/15/2013

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