Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto released a 30 second spot and a 15 second spot that expresses the incumbent Mayor’s commitment to improving racial relations in the city and improving the police department and equality in housing, public safety, and education.
Veronica Degraffenreid has served as the acting Secretary of State since Sec. Kathy Boockvar’s resignation in February.
Lackawanna County Commissioner Chris Chermak will face state Rep. Marty Flynn for the vacant seat in Northeast PA.
PA’s Former Health Secretary is confirmed to serve as the U.S. Assistant Health Secretary, a former state Senate candidate is charged for his role in the Capitol riots, plus the Harrisburg Democratic Committee endorsed a candidate for mayor. All of that and more are in this week’s Ups and Downs.
Major, who served as state Rep. Jeff Pyle’s chief of staff, received unanimous support from GOP committee members in the five candidate field to earn the party nomination.