LaVallee, Taylor thank supporters

   November 7, 2014 4:49 pm    0

    Democrats Dan LaVallee and Kerith Strano Taylor, who each lost bids to represent Congress on Tuesday night, thanked their supporters in separate, post-election messages this week. LaVallee’s message: Dear Friends When we started this campaign in late January, we knew it was going to take a lot of hard work, passion and dedication to…


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Wolf urges cooperation between parties

   November 6, 2014 1:25 pm    0

Gov.-elect Tom Wolf, a Democrat, faces a tough road ahead with a GOP-controlled Legislature that was only emboldened by its gains in Tuesday’s midterm elections. But Wolf, according to comments attributed to him and released by his spokesman, said he is looking for cooperation between the parties. “I’m hoping that we can figure out ways to work…


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Corbett, others to campaign in Erie

   November 3, 2014 9:32 am    0

Led by Gov. Tom Corbett, a Who’s Who of Pennsylvania Republican elected officials and other party leaders will be in Erie tonight on the eve of Tuesday’s election. Corbett, Lt. Gov. Jim Cawley, U.S. Reps. Mike Kelly and Glenn Thompson, both of whom represents parts of Erie County, U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey, and retiring state Sen….


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Check out

   October 30, 2014 11:00 am    0

Need more information about Tuesday’s midterm election? Looking for what you find about the governor’s race and other contests?  Check out our election page for both candidate profiles and videos of the candidates. And don’t forget to vote Tuesday.  The polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. — John Guerriero


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Another poll shows Wolf leading Corbett

   October 29, 2014 8:22 am    0

Gov. Tom Corbett’s hopes to win a second term may have hit another roadblock. A Franklin & Marshall College poll released today shows Democratic nominee Tom Wolf with a 13 percentage-point lead over Corbett among likely voters just days before Tuesday’s election. Wolf leads 53 percent to 40 percent, according to the poll. Wolf holds a slightly larger…


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Wolf running mate to campaign in Erie

   October 23, 2014 2:52 pm    1

Pennsylvania Sen. Mike Stack, Tom Wolf’s running mate in the Nov. 4 election, is scheduled to campaign in Erie this afternoon. Stack, the Democratic nominee for lieutenant governor nominee, will joint state Rep. Flo Fabrizio, of Erie, D-2nd Dist., and Erie County Democratic Party Chairman Bill Cole for a news conference on a familiar topic for Democrats — holding…


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Bill Clinton to campaign for Wolf

   October 21, 2014 2:39 pm    0

Tom Wolf, the Democratic nominee for Pennsylvania governor, is getting more political star treatment in his bid to win the state’s highest executive office. Former President Bill Clinton will headline a campaign event for Wolf on Monday in Pittsburgh. Last week, First Lady Michelle Obama stumped on behalf of the Democratic nominee, and President Barack Obama is scheduled…


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Gap narrowing in Pa. governor’s race?

   October 20, 2014 1:55 pm    0

Is there hope for Gov. Tom Corbett in the Nov. 4 election? A recent survey suggests Corbett is narrowing the gap against Democratic nominee Tom Wolf, who has led most polls by double digits for months. The website Keystone Report commissioned Magellan Strategies BR, a GOP-leaning research firm based in Baton Rouge, to conduct an automated phone survey…


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Kelly fundraiser at Fairview company Thursday

   October 15, 2014 5:54 pm    0

The Northwestern Pennsylvania chapter of the National Tooling & Machining Association’s board of directors will host U.S. Rep. Mike Kelly of Butler, R-3rd Dist., at a Thursday reception and fundraiser at Xcell Tool & Mold, 7701 Klier Drive South, Fairview. The event begins at 3:30 p.m. Suggested contribution levels are $1,000 for “host;” $500 for…


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First Lady campaigns for Wolf in Philly

   October 15, 2014 10:13 am    0

Tom Wolf is getting more star political star power in his bid to unseat Gov. Tom Corbett.  Today, First Lady Michelle Obama is campaigning on behalf of the Democratic nominee, and there are reports that President Barack Obama could do the same before the Nov. 4 election. Michelle Obama is headlining an event for Wolf this…


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