Obama endorsed Lentz, Corbett is up by 10 points in the latest Rasmussen poll and Sestak’s latest ads are being targeted in Pittsburgh. It’s Friday, Up & Down is coming soon, but while you wait, here’s the Buzz.
On the trail
Sen. Casey will be holding a conference with seniors in Harrisburg.
Bryan Lentz will be at the Aker Shipyard in Philadelphia as part of his economic tour.
Rep. Tim Murphy is holding a press conference in Canonsburg to ask the leadership in the U.S. House to hold a vote on his currency manipulation legislation.
Rep. Patrick Murphy is holding an event in Fairless Hills to go after Mike Fitzpatrick’s business proposals.
According to the newest Rasmussen poll, Tom Corbett is up by 10 points, 49% to 39%, with independents split evenly among the candidates and 10% of those polled said they were undecided.
Commonwealth Confidential: Sestak Launches “Real Pat Toomey” Parody Site
PA2010.com: Specter peeved by Corbett ad
Early Returns: Sestak ads target Pgh
Washington Post: John Callahan is among a few rays of hope for the Democrats to win GOP-held seats
PA2010: Obama touts Lentz in the 7th
Early Returns: GOP gets injunction for town hall
PA2010.com: New Meehan site targets Lentz as Pelosi ally
Times-News: House bills would require Congress to buy American-made goods
Morning Call: State official: We must have a Marcellus shale tax
Times-Tribune: Unions say they are left out of Marcellus Shale jobs
Post-Gazette: State treasurer seeks access to Gaming Board meetings
PA2010.com: Rendell: Some want me to ‘lose all my weight and go away”
Times-News: Pa. leaders skip meeting
Times-Tribune: Office shills for gas drillers