Monthly Archives: April 2013

York 912 Patriots to host candidates’ event Thursday

The York 912 Patriots will host a candidates’ event Thursday evening featuring a forum for York County Court of Common Pleas candidates Michael Flannelly and Todd Platts, according to a news release. Questions will be asked of the candidates in … Continue reading

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Governor nominates Beverly Mackereth as Public Welfare secretary

Gov. Tom Corbett on Tuesday nominated Beverly D. Mackereth as secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Public Welfare, according to a news release. The department has about 16,000 workers and a budget of more than $28 billion in state and … Continue reading

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Leader of LGBT group praises transgender Red Lion Area student

The executive director of the LGBT Center of Central PA praised a York County transgender student who has been in a dispute with the Red Lion Area School District over how it handles gender identity issues. “He’s really kind of … Continue reading

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Republican Bryan Tate opens campaign headquarters in York

Bryan Tate, the Republican candidate in the 95th state House special election, opened his campaign headquarters on Wednesday, according to a news release. It is located at 127 E. Market Street in York. Tate is running against Democrat Kevin Schreiber … Continue reading

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Tom Wolf hires campaign manager for governor’s race

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Tom Wolf announced his campaign manager on Monday. “Pennsylvania native Joe Shafer, fresh off managing special and reelection wins for a Democrat in the West Virginia governor’s race, and who is considered one of the most experienced … Continue reading

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Candidates to speak at ACTION of PA York County chapter event

Several candidates for county-wide office will be speaking at the ACTION of PA York County chapter spring breakfast between 9 and 11 a.m. Saturday , at Heritage Hills Golf Resort, according to a news release. For more information, visit www.yorkcountyaction.com.

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Read Todd Platts’ pension and benefit documents

Todd Platts’ pension and benefits were a source of dispute. You can read some documents he provided here: ToddPlatts (PDF) ToddPlatts (Text)

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95th state House debate live coverage

I will have live coverage of the 95th state House  debate, taking place today at the Rotary Club of York meeting.  

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Watch interview with 95th state House candidates

Video streaming by Ustream The York Daily Record Editorial Board interviewed the three candidates in the May 21 special election for the 95th state House seat. Participating were Democrat Kevin Schreiber, Green Party candidate Bill Swartz and Republican Bryan Tate. … Continue reading

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Watch the debate between Todd Platts and Michael Flannelly

Watch the debate between Todd Platts and Michael Flannelly: Video streaming by Ustream

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