VoteVets.org, the nation’s largest progressive veterans group, will spend $150,000 to air an ad featuring an Iraq war vet who supports universal background checks. Pennsylvania is one of only three states in which the the ad is set to air.
Congresswoman Allyson Schwartz leads the Democratic field for Governor according to a poll commissioned by EMILY’s list. She narrowly leads former Rep. Joe Sestak in a crowded primary.
Allegheny County Judge Ron Wyda has withdrawn his name from the ballot in the Republican primary for Pa. Superior Court. His departure leaves Cumberland County attorney Vic Stabile with a clear path to the nomination.