PoliticsPA’s Ups & Downs for this week

   October 10, 2014 4:30 pm    0

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


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Christie, Clinton to campaign in Pa.

   October 9, 2014 9:37 am    0

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…


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Hillary Clinton to campaign for Wolf

   October 8, 2014 1:27 pm    0

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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Corbett not worried about polls

   October 6, 2014 1:36 pm    0

Yet another poll shows Democrat Tom Wolf with a commanding lead over Republican Gov. Tom Corbett. The  Robert Morris University Polling Institute, sponsored by Trib Total Media, shows Wolf with 50 percent to 29.2 percent for the incumbent. More on the Robert Morris poll can be found here. Polls have consistently shown Wolf, a businessman and former state revenue secretary, with double-digit…


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PoliticsPA’s Ups & Downs

   October 3, 2014 4:23 pm    0

FreshStartPA  is among the mentions.  Check it out here. Enjoy the weekend, everyone. –Kevin Flowers


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NAACP candidate forum set Monday

   October 3, 2014 4:19 pm    0

The Erie branch of the NAACP is hosting a candidates forum Monday at Erie City Hall, 626 State St., in advance of the Nov. 4 election. Numerous candidates who will appear on the election ballot have been invited to attend and answer questions from the public. The event is scheduled to start at 5:30 p.m….


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Corbett, Wolf claim victories

   October 1, 2014 1:46 pm    0

Both sides claimed victory in today’s debate between Gov. Tom Corbett and Democratic challenger Tom Wolf. That’s no surprise. When is the last time you heard a candidate say he or she lost a debate? But whoever won, the Associated Press reported that the debate at KYW-TV and KYW-AM in Philadelphia was lively. The candidates…


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PoliticsPA’s Ups & Downs

   September 26, 2014 3:51 pm    0

  Not surprisingly, this week’s debate between Republican Gov. Tom Corbett and his Democratic challenger, Tom Wolf, is at the top of the mentions.  Check it out here. Have a great weekend, folks. -Kevin Flowers


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Wolf leads Corbett in another poll

   September 25, 2014 10:01 am    1

It’s starting to sound like a broken record, and that’s not good news for Pennsylvania’s sitting governor. Yet another poll, released today, shows Democratic nominee Tom Wolf with a healthy lead over Republican Gov. Tom Corbett in the Nov. 4 election. The Franklin & Marshall College poll of Pennsylvania voters shows Wolf with a 20…


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Obama’s salute makes the news

   September 24, 2014 9:21 am    2

There’s been a social media backlash over President Barack Obama saluting with a coffee cup in his hand. What do you think of the brewing controversy? — John Guerriero


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