Posts tagged Tom Wolf

Wolf imposes ethical conduct code

   November 12, 2014 11:18 am    0

Gov.-elect Tom Wolf is requiring all members of his transition team to sign a code of ethical conduct agreement that, among other things, would ban them from accepting gifts that could influence how they perform their duties. Katie McGinty, his incoming chief of staff, has already signed the agreement — the first to do so. Wolf believes…


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Wolf: McGinty will help him work with lawmakers

   November 10, 2014 2:03 pm    0

Gov.-elect Tom Wolf said that Katie McGinty’s experience in government and the private sector will help him work with the Legislature on a bipartisan basis. That was one of the reasons he cited today in announcing that McGinty, who ran against Wolf in the  Democratic primary, would serve as his chief of staff. McGinty campaigned on…


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Wolf goes online to offer transition info

   November 10, 2014 10:41 am    0

Gov.-elect Tom Wolf has launched a transition website to allow Pennsylvanians a chance to interact with the transition, learn more about the process, provide feedback, receive announcements and submit resumes. Visit the website at “Launching is the first step in the transition process, and it will help facilitate a conversation with the people of…


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Wolf urges cooperation between parties

   November 6, 2014 1:25 pm    0

Gov.-elect Tom Wolf, a Democrat, faces a tough road ahead with a GOP-controlled Legislature that was only emboldened by its gains in Tuesday’s midterm elections. But Wolf, according to comments attributed to him and released by his spokesman, said he is looking for cooperation between the parties. “I’m hoping that we can figure out ways to work…


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Corbett, others to campaign in Erie

   November 3, 2014 9:32 am    0

Led by Gov. Tom Corbett, a Who’s Who of Pennsylvania Republican elected officials and other party leaders will be in Erie tonight on the eve of Tuesday’s election. Corbett, Lt. Gov. Jim Cawley, U.S. Reps. Mike Kelly and Glenn Thompson, both of whom represents parts of Erie County, U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey, and retiring state Sen….


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Another poll shows Wolf leading Corbett

   October 29, 2014 8:22 am    0

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…


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Wolf running mate to campaign in Erie

   October 23, 2014 2:52 pm    1

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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