By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Pennsylvania Lieutenant Governor John Fetterman has filed the necessary paperwork to possibly run for Pennsylvania’s open U.S. Senate seat in 2022.READ MORE: Trump-Backed Candidate Bob Paduchik Tapped To Head Ohio Republican Party
Fetterman filed his statement of candidacy with the Federal Election Commission on Thursday.
The Lt. Governor has told KDKA that while this is not an official announcement, it is a requirement when fundraising is being done.READ MORE: Police Arrest Man Accused Of Shooting Neighbor In The Arm After Dispute
While he has not made a formal announcement, the filing shows that he could run for the seat that Senator Pat Toomey will vacate.
Fetterman raised $1 million in two weeks after announcing he was exploring a Senate run last month.MORE NEWS: Pittsburgh Weather: Heavy Rainfall, Flood Watches And Warnings Issued
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