Posts tagged Tom Corbett

Wolf running mate to campaign in Erie

   October 23, 2014 2:52 pm    0

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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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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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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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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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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Quinnipiac poll: Bad showing for Corbett

   September 11, 2014 9:22 am    0

The polling news continues to be overwhelmingly bleak for Gov. Tom Corbett. A Quinnipiac University poll of likely voters released today gives Democratic nominee Tom Wolf an overwhelming 59 percent to 35 percent lead against Corbett in the Nov. 4 election. “A stunningly bad showing for Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett, who is clobbered across the…


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