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   October 30, 2014 11:00 am

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

Another poll shows Wolf leading Corbett

   October 29, 2014 8:22 am

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…

Wolf running mate to campaign in Erie

   October 23, 2014 2:52 pm

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…

Bill Clinton to campaign for Wolf

   October 21, 2014 2:39 pm

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…

Gap narrowing in Pa. governor’s race?

   October 20, 2014 1:55 pm

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…

Kelly fundraiser at Fairview company Thursday

   October 15, 2014 5:54 pm

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…

First Lady campaigns for Wolf in Philly

   October 15, 2014 10:13 am

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…

PoliticsPA’s Ups & Downs for this week

   October 10, 2014 4:30 pm

  The most recent gubernatorial debate is mentioned – of course.   Check it out here and have a great weekend, everyone. –Kevin Flowers

Christie, Clinton to campaign in Pa.

   October 9, 2014 9:37 am

The importance of the Pennsylvania governor’s race is underscored by the fact that it’s drawing top political stars to campaign on behalf of their respective candidates. Today, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will join Gov. Tom Corbett at a 4 p.m. rally at the Valley Forge Military Academy in Wayne. And as we reported yesterday, former…

Hillary Clinton to campaign for Wolf

   October 8, 2014 1:27 pm

Tom Wolf, the Democratic nominee for Pennsylvania governor, will get the backing Thursday from a politician with potential White House ambitions. Hillary Rodham Clinton will headline what’s called a “Women for Wolf” grass roots event at the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia. The program will begin at 5:45 p.m. The event with Clinton, who may run for president…

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