Posts tagged Don Tucci

Tucci, Kujawa attended Corbett event

   November 14, 2013 10:29 am    0

It appears that at least two losing candidates in the Nov. 5 election haven’t been soured by politics. Don  Tucci, the Republican who lost to Democrat Kathy Dahlkemper for county executive, and Republican Joseph Kujawa, who lost his bid for a fourth term as Millcreek supervisor to Democrat John Groh, were among the supporters attending Gov. Tom…


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State Dem Party chairman congratulates Dahlkemper

   November 6, 2013 1:29 pm    2

Pennsylvania Democratic Party Chairman Jim Burn congratulated the Democrats who won their races Tuesday. And in a statement, he made a point of singling out County Executive-elect Kathy Dahlkemper, among others. “Kathy Dahlkemper’s active approach to leadership will benefit all Erie County residents. She has a proven record of public service and will continue to serve constituents through her…


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Don’t forget to vote Tuesday

   November 4, 2013 4:30 pm    0

Just about everyone is predicting a low voter turnout Tuesday. And that’s one of the reasons that Kathy Dahlkemper’s campaign is urging her supporters to reach out to as many Democrats as possible before the polls close Tuesday. The polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday. “This is crunch time,” the…


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Much ado about the Erie County exec race

   October 21, 2013 11:29 am    2

The race for Erie County executive is getting some statewide attention. PoliticsPA ranks the race between Democrat Kathy Dahlkemper and Republican Don Tucci as the seventh most interesting one (out of 13)  to watch this election season in Pennsylvania.  Here’s some of what the online political site said about the race: “Pennsylvania’s fourth-largest city, Erie,  is the gem of…


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Candidates to address gathering tonight in Erie

   October 15, 2013 1:30 pm    0

The Erie branch of the NAACP will hold a candidate’s forum tonight. The event will be held at the Jefferson Educational Society, 3207 State St., from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. According to the Jefferson Society, among those scheduled to attend are Erie County executive candidates Kathy Dahlkemper and Don Tucci; Erie City Council candidates Dave Brennan,…


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Dahlkemper weighs in on GE layoffs

   September 5, 2013 9:02 am    0

Kathy Dahlkemper, the Democratic nominee for Erie County executive, issued a statement about the notice from GE Transportation about pending layoffs. Up to 500 layoffs are expected, starting Nov. 4. Dahlkemper will oppose Republican Don Tucci in the Nov. 5 election. Here is her statement, issued Wednesday evening: “Despite knowing this day was coming, it is still sad…


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Dahlkemper featured in Politico

   July 11, 2013 11:54 am    0

Kathy Dahlkemper, the Democratic nominee for Erie County executive, is among several former U.S. House members featured in a story in Politico. The article tracks what’s become of some of the more than 50 Democrats who lost their congressional seats in the 2010 election. Dahlkemper, of Erie, lost to U.S. Rep. Mike Kelly, of Butler, R-3rd…


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Grossman: No write-in campaign

   June 13, 2013 12:24 pm    0

Erie  County Executive Barry Grossman has denied a rumor that will be seeking a write-in victory to keep his job in the Nov. 5 election. Grossman, who lost the Democratic nomination to Kathy Dahlkemper in the May 21 primary, said today that he is not mounting a write-in campaign. “A couple of people approached me and I told them…


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Dahlkemper gets endorsements

   May 15, 2013 11:46 am    0

Kathy Dahlkemper, the Democratic candidate for Erie County executive, has received five endorsements from current or former officeholders. Millcreek Supervisor Brian McGrath, Erie County Council members Phil Fatica and Fiore Leone, former County Councilwoman Joy Greco and Jim McCall, a former Millcreek Democratic Party chairman, are all endorsing Dahlkemper. She is running against incumbent Barry Grossman…


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