2013 isn’t a blockbuster year for Philadelphia politics. The mayor’s office and city council seats go up in 2015, and District Attorney Seth Williams looks to cruise to a second term. But one race in particular is worth watching this year: the city Controller.
Their latest survey from Harper Polling shows that a decisive majority of Philadelphians and suburbanites – a margin of 60 percent to 9 percent – say they are satisfied with Jeffrey Lurie’s decision to can coach Reid after 14 seasons.
Not one but two polls – Public Policy Polling and Harper Polling – show that Gov. Tom Corbett’s lawsuit against the NCAA is popular in Pa. But will the move boost his re-election campaign in 2014?
After a PPP poll earlier this week showed Gov. Tom Corbett’s approval rating in negative territory, one conservative critic warns that the GOP is heading for a repeat of 2006.