Written by Sy Snyder
This week saw several interesting, albeit low turnout campaigns. Here’s who did the best and the worst.
May 24th, 2013 | no comments
Written by Keegan Gibson, Managing Editor
Ladies and gentlemen, we have a map. In a unanimous decision, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court Wednesday approved the latest redistricting effort by lawmakers.
May 8th, 2013 | 6 comments
Tom Corbett’s window is closing. He’ll face voters in 18 months but has yet to show that he can improve his poor numbers, the latest survey from Franklin and Marshall finds. Plus numbers on Obama, Casey and Toomey.
May 8th, 2013 | 10 comments
The Service Employees International Union wants Tom Corbett to expand Medicaid. SEIU’s Pa. chapter this week launched a $114,000 ad buy aimed at convincing him.
May 8th, 2013 | 3 comments
A big name drops out of the 2014 Guv race, SEIU goes on TV at Corbett, and the latest in the Pittsburgh mayoral dogfight. Good morning politicos, here’s the Buzz.
May 8th, 2013 | no comments
Tom Corbett won’t have to watch his right flank next year. Montgomery County Commissioner Bruce Castor Tuesday said he would not challenge the Governor in a GOP primary.
May 7th, 2013 | 6 comments
Jack Wagner doesn’t pull punches in his latest television ad. It slams City Councilman Bill Peduto on several fronts, using some attacks identical to those in an ad aired by Mayor Luke Ravenstahl.
May 7th, 2013 | 4 comments
Former state Supreme Court Justice Joan Orie Melvin was sentenced to 3 years of house arrest on Tuesday.
Written by Nick Field, Contributing Writer
Pittsburgh Mayoral Candidate Bill Peduto uses a street sweeper in his newest ad to illustrate how he’ll clean up city government.
May 7th, 2013 | 3 comments
Meet the political consultants and staffers who will work to win Congresswoman Allyson Schwartz the Democratic nomination and governorship.
The Dems for Governor set their first debate date, Joe Sestak is making the rounds, and the city of Harrisburg makes some inauspicious history. Good morning politicos, here’s the Buzz.
May 7th, 2013 | no comments
If Joe Sestak wins the primary in 2016, will he defeat Pat Toomey?