Corbett poll numbers still down

   October 31, 2013 10:36 am

It’s becoming a familiar story: Bad polling numbers for Gov. Tom Corbett. The latest Franklin & Marshall College Poll of Pennsylvania registered voters, released today, says that only one in five voters believe Corbett has done well enough in his first term to deserve re-election in 2014. And one in five voters think Corbett is doing…

Dems preparing for inauguration

   January 18, 2013 11:17 am

Democrats in Erie, Pittsburgh and Philadelphia are talking today about their upcoming trip to Washington, D.C., for President Barack Obama’s second inauguration. In Erie, Democrats will gather at noon at Erie County Democratic Party headquarters, 1305 State St. They also will discuss their hopes for Obama’s second term. Erie County Democratic Party Chairman Bill Cole will be…

Obama team to hold registration drives

   March 23, 2012 12:40 pm

Volunteers and community leaders working on President Barack Obama’s re-election campaign on Saturday will hold voter registration drives across Pennsylvania, including in Erie.  Volunteers will reach out to voters to talk about what’s at stake in the Nov. 6 presidential election and remind them of the importance of voting. “The Obama campaign is committed to…

Will you attend Obama documentary tonight?

   March 15, 2012 12:23 pm

The Erie office of President Barack Obama’s re-election campaign will be among those screening a new documentary about the first three years of the Obama administration. The 17-minute film is called “The Road We’ve Traveled.” It will be shown tonight at 7 p.m. at 1305 State St. The documentary is open to the public. Check…

What do you think of new Pa. voter-ID law?

   March 15, 2012 7:09 am

President Barack Obama’s campaign in Pennsylvania was among the many groups to react to passage of the photo voter ID bill, approved by the state Legislature and signed into law by Gov. Tom Corbett. Here is the text of a statement released by Obama’s Pennsylvania Press Secretary Jennifer Austin: “It is unfortunate that lawmakers in…