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Why I Cannot Vote Democratic This Year

Joe The Nerd Ferraro | Posted 10.23.2014 | Politics
Joe The Nerd Ferraro

If Governor Wolf succeeds in keeping his campaign promise of using taxes on frackers to fund the schools he will be doing more harm than good. How do we get rid of the fracking industry in Pennsylvania if fracking is institutionalized?

Embattled Republican Governor Trails His Opponent

Reuters | Posted 12.07.2014 | Politics

By Daniel Kelley PHILADELPHIA, Oct 6 (Reuters) - Republican Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett continues to trail his Democratic oppone...

Tom Corbett Trailing 20 Points Behind Challenger In Polls

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 06.04.2014 | Politics

Democratic businessman Tom Wolf starts his challenge to embattled incumbent Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett (R) with a lead of 20 points or more, accord...

Gov's New Ad Riddled With Deceptions

FactCheck.org | Eugene Kiely | Posted 05.07.2014 | Politics

The Following post first appeared on FactCheck.org. Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett compares his record on taxes and jobs with that of Democratic...

More Bad News For Pennsylvania's GOP Governor

The Huffington Post | Stephen Calabria | Posted 02.26.2014 | Politics

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett (R) remains deeply unpopular among voters in the state and trails each of his potential Democratic challengers, in some ...

If Tom Corbett Wants to Get Reelected, He's Going to Have to Move to Philadelphia

Gene Marks | Posted 04.16.2014 | Politics
Gene Marks

Governor Corbett, you've got a mountain to climb. But I believe I can help you win re-election here in Pennsylvania.

Luke Johnson

This Is What Happened When A Corporate Democratic Group Took On Elizabeth Warren

HuffingtonPost.com | Luke Johnson | Posted 01.24.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Allyson Schwartz (D-Pa.) resigned as honorary co-chair of the centrist group Third Way on Thursday, in part because of a December o...

Jon Ward

Govs. Paul LePage, Tom Corbett 'Too Clueless To Even Save Themselves,' Top Dem Says

HuffingtonPost.com | Jon Ward | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Governors' races are not part of a Rubik's Cube like those in the Senate, an ever-changing puzzle with one burning question: Which party...

Republican Governor Is Trailing His Democratic Challengers

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 12.18.2013 | Politics

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett (R) is trailing most of his possible Democratic challengers, according to a new Quinnipiac University poll. Rep. All...

Jason Linkins

Taxpayers Forced To Pay To Defend Unpopular Gay Marriage Ban

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 09.07.2013 | Politics

A February poll by Franklin & Marshall College found that Pennsylvanians, by a 52 to 41 percent margin, support marriage equality. An August poll, als...

Allyson Schwartz Picks Up Key Endorsement In Pennsylvania Race

The Huffington Post | John Celock | Posted 05.23.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Emily's List made its first official foray into 2014 gubernatorial politics Thursday by formally endorsing Rep. Allyson Schwartz (D-Pa.)...

Amanda Terkel

Women's Issues May Become Central In Pennsylvania Governor's Race

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 04.09.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Allyson Schwartz (D-Pa.) has officially announced that she'll be challenging first-term Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett (R) in 2014, ...

Major Obama Backer Raises Money For GOP Governor

The Huffington Post | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 02.21.2013 | Politics

A major Pennsylvania Democratic donor has announced that he will back Republican Gov. Tom Corbett's bid for reelection in 2014, according to multiple ...

Pennsylvania House Sends Major Gas Drilling Bill To Governor

AP | MARC LEVY | Posted 04.10.2012 | Green

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Gov. Tom Corbett is expected to sign a sweeping bill that could force Pennsylvania's booming natural gas industry to help pay...

Governor Would Allow Counties To Impose Fee For Natural Gas Drilling

AP | MARC LEVY and KEVIN BEGOS | Posted 12.03.2011 | Green

PITTSBURGH — Gov. Tom Corbett released a plan for Pennsylvania's natural gas boom Monday that would allow the state's counties to impose a fee o...

PA Gov Gives Energy Exec Authority Over Environmental Permitting

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

by Abrahm Lustgarten, Nicholas Kusnetz and Joaquin Sapien ProPublica, March 9, 2011, 10:50 p.m. Pennsylvania has come under fire lately as pollut...

PA-Sen: 48% Toomey (R), 44% Sestak (D) (Muhlenberg 10/31)

Huffington Post | Brad J Shannon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

PA-Sen: 48% Toomey (R), 44% Sestak (D) (Muhlenberg 10/31) Muhlenberg College / Morning Call 10/28-31/10; 474 likely voters, 4.5% margin of error Mode...

PA-Sen: 45% Toomey (R), 43% Sestak (D) (Muhlenberg 10/29)

Huffington Post | Brad J Shannon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Muhlenberg College / Morning Call 10/26-29/10; 480 likely voters, 4.5% margin of error Mode: Live phone interview (Muhlenberg PDF) Pennsylvania 2010...

PA-Sen: 50% Toomey (R), 44% Sestak (D) (YouGov 10/28)

Huffington Post | Brad J Shannon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

YouGov 10/25-28/10; 779 likely voters Mode: Internet (YouGov) Pennsylvania 2010 Senate 50% Toomey (R), 44% Sestak (D) (chart) 2010 Governor 50% Co...

PA-Sen: 47% Toomey (R), 42% Sestak (D) (Muhlenberg 10/28)

Huffington Post | Brad J Shannon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Muhlenberg College / Morning Call 10/25-28/10; 470 likely voters, 4.5% margin of error Mode: Live phone interview (Muhlenberg PDF) Pennsylvania 2010...

PA-Sen: 48% Toomey (R), 40% Sestak (D) (Muhlenberg 10/27)

Huffington Post | Brad J Shannon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Muhlenberg College / Morning Call 10/24-27/10; 460 likely voters, 5% margin of error Mode: Live phone interview (Muhlenberg PDF) Pennsylvania 2010 S...

PA-Sen: 46% Toomey (R), 41% Sestak (D) (Muhlenberg 10/26)

Huffington Post | Brad J Shannon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Muhlenberg College / Morning Call 10/23-26/10; 457 likely voters, 5% margin of error Mode: Live phone interview (Muhlenberg PDF) Pennsylvania 2010 S...

PA-Sen: 48% Toomey (R), 40% Sestak (D) (Muhlenberg 10/25)

Huffington Post | Brad J Shannon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Muhlenberg College / Morning Call 10/22-25/10; 448 likely voters, 5% margin of error Mode: Live phone interview (Muhlenberg PDF) Pennsylvania 2010 S...

PA-Sen: 47% Toomey (R), 42% Sestak (D) (Muhlenberg 10/24)

Huffington Post | Brad J Shannon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Muhlenberg College / Morning Call 10/21-24/10; 437 likely voters, 5% margin of error Mode: Live phone interview (Muhlenberg PDF) Pennsylvania 2010 S...

PA-Sen: 46% Toomey (R), 43% Sestak (D) (Muhlenberg 10/23)

Huffington Post | Brad J Shannon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Muhlenberg College / Morning Call 10/20-23/10; 436 likely voters, 5% margin of error Mode: Live phone interview (Muhlenberg PDF) Pennsylvania 2010 S...