House GOP Leaders Call For DNC Host Committee to Refund PA

House Speaker Mike Turzai, Majority Leader Dave Reed, and the House Republican leadership sent a letter to DNC Chair Tom Perez, and DHC Host Committee Chair and former Governor Ed Rendell calling on them to refund the $4 million surplus from the Democratic National Convention last year to Pennsylvania.

May 18th, 2017 | Posted in Front Page Stories | 6 Comments

5/18 PoliticsPA Playbook

A new reader poll, the results from the primary election pool, a new column from G. Terry Madonna, a special election likely in the 48th House district, and Mango announces tour to kick off his Gubernatorial bid. Good morning politicos, here’s the Playbook!

May 18th, 2017 | Posted in Front Page Stories, Playbook | No Comments

HD-48: Special Election Likely

After the primary election yesterday, state Representative Brandon Neuman won both the Republican and Democratic primaries for the Court Of Common Pleas in Washington County making a special election almost guaranteed.

May 17th, 2017 | Posted in Front Page Stories, Local races | 5 Comments

5/17 PoliticsPA Playbook: Primary Results Edition

Ceisler and Clark win Dem Commonwealth Court nods, PA GOP goes 3 for 4 and the Pa. Dems go 4 for 4 in the Superior Court primary, Krasner wins in the Philly DA primary, Rhynhart ousts the incumbent, incumbents win in Pittsburgh, Allentown, and Harrisburg Mayoral contests, and Schember gets the nod in the Erie Dem Mayoral primary. Good morning politicos, here’s the Playbook!

May 17th, 2017 | Posted in Front Page Stories, Playbook | No Comments