One of the perks of being the frontrunner in a race: you can sit back and air positive television ads. Pittsburgh mayoral hopeful Jack Wagner talks about his Vietnam service in his latest television spot.
Most observers agree Rep. Mike Fitzpatrick is the most vulnerable congressman in Pa. The NRCC agrees: they added him to its incumbent protection program, and took a swing at his first announced Democratic opponent.
The results are in, and Pa. campaign consultants had a good year at the Pollies, awarded by the American Association of Political Consultants. Campaigners for Keith Rothfus and Matt Cartwright took gold, plus we have all the other Pa. winners.
In a below-the-radar effort, former Congressman and Admiral Joe Sestak raised over $460,000 in the first three months of 2013. It’s the first firm indication that he seeks to run for office in the near future.