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What the candidates for Pa. governor say about the transportation spending plan

The four Democratic candidates for governor have mixed views on the major transportation spending plan that Gov. Tom Corbett signed into law in November. Here’s what they said about the issue in a questionnaire we sent to all of the … Continue reading

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A look at where the Pa. guv candidates stand on increasing the minimum wage

All four Democratic candidates for governor support raising the minimum wage above the current federal rate of $7.25 an hour. Here’s a look at the issue, based on their responses to a questionnaire. Plus, a look at where the Republicans … Continue reading

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A look at where the Pa. guv candidates stand on privatizing management of the state lottery

Here’s a look at where the candidates for governor stand on privatizing management of the Pennsylvania Lottery. The information below is based on a questionnaire we sent to all of them, as well some other public statements. Democrats All four … Continue reading

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A look at where the Pa. guv candidates stand on selling the wine and liquor stores

We sent out a questionnaire to all of the candidates for governor. We asked them about whether they support selling the state owned-wine and liquor stores, if the state should have more laws to regulate gun ownership, what’s their favorite … Continue reading

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Guv candidates Jack Wagner and Katie McGinty stopping in York County for Linda Small

Democratic guv candidates Jack Wagner and Katie McGinty will be stopping in York County today to campaign for Democratic state Senate candidate Linda Small. Small is competing Tuesday against Republican nominee Ron Miller and Republican write-in candidate Scott Wagner. Details, … Continue reading

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Pa guv. candidates to debate Friday evening

Most of the Democratic candidates for governor are scheduled to debate Friday evening, according to a news release. Keystone Progress said the following candidates had confirmed as of Wednesday: U.S. Rep. Allyson Schwartz, state Treasurer Rob McCord; John Hanger, a former … Continue reading

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Former Vice President Al Gore endorsing Katie McGinty for Pa. guv

Former Vice President Al Gore is endorsing Democrat Katie McGinty for governor of Pennsylvania. McGinty served as an adviser to Gore when he was a senator, and was chair of the White House Council on Environmental Quality in former President Bill … Continue reading

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Who gave to Katie McGinty’s 2014 gubernatorial campaign?

Here’s a look at who gave to Katie McGinty’s 2014 gubernatorial campaign, based on her annual campaign finance report.   McGinty (PDF) McGinty (Text)

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So who do you admire in politics, government or public service?

I told you who some of the Democratic candidates for governor admire. Now it’s your turn. If you don’t like any of the choices below, write something in our comments section.   poll by twiigs.com

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What Tom Wolf and other gubernatorial candidates said at a candidate forum

York County businessman Tom Wolf and some other Democratic candidates for governor spoke at a forum in Philadelphia today. The other candidates who participated were: former Department of Environmental Protection Secretary John Hanger, state Treasurer Rob McCord, former Department of Environmental Protection … Continue reading

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