Corbett's in danger of falling off party cycle
Do you know the last time one party or the other held the Pennsylvania governor's chair for only four years? That would be 1935-39, when a Democrat named George Howard Earle III broke what would otherwise have been an unbroken string of Republican governors from 1895 to 1955.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Poll says Wolf has single-digit lead over Corbett
In a YouGov online panel, 42 percent of respondents said they would vote for Democrat Tom Wolf, while 33 percent said they'd pick the incumbent Republican.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
The Times Leader
No SAT? No problem, Bryn Mawr says
Bryn Mawr College, a small private women's school near Philadelphia, last week joined a growing number of schools around the country that no longer require the SAT or other standardized test scores for admission.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
The Citizens' Voice
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Gubernatorial candidate Tom Wolf visited Mountain Productions during a campaign stop in the city Thursday, touting the company's business approach and his plan to create manufacturing jobs.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Corbett increases ad spending
Gov. Tom Corbett, trailing opponent Tom Wolf by 20 to 25 points in the polls, has poured $1.66 million into television ads blanketing the state in July, according to FCC reports.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
The politics of pensions = annoyance
Gov. Corbett is in week two of a race around the state - scheduled in Trevose, Bucks County, today; Dresher, Montco, tomorrow - browbeating the Legislature for not passing pension "reform."
Sun Jul 20, 2014
PA-Gov: Tom Corbett (R) Struggles To Energize GOP Base
Four years ago, Joe Szalwinski knocked on doors and "passed out more fliers than I can count" to help elect Tom Corbett governor of Pennsylvania.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Corbett seeks to change view of education record
And there's evidence voters are listening: A recent independent voter poll found that the single biggest factor behind voter disapproval of Corbett's job performance is his record on education.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Neuroethics & Law Blog
Interdisciplinary Conference on Love and Human Agency
Love and Human Agency, an interdisciplinary research project supported by the John Templeton Foundation, is pleased to announce an interdisciplinary conference on Love and Human Agency, to be held at Franklin and Marshall College in Lancaster, PA, from Sept.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Century Club: Mildred Weber Brown celebrates 100
Mildred Weber Brown's first name is not a common one these days. But when she was born on July 17, 1914, Mildreds were everywhere.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Corbett wins... enmity of the General Assembly
Corbett yesterday signed into law the $29.1 billion 2014-15 state budget approved by legislators 10 days ago, but used his line-item veto power to carve out $65 million - 19.7 percent - from the Legislature's $330 million budget and another $7.2 million in other legislative spending.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Chambersburg Public Opinion
Tom Wolf, candidate for Pa. governor, to visit Chambersburg
Tom Wolf talks to the media after a rally at Mount Wolf Borough Park Sunday May 18, 2014.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
PA-Gov: Wall Street Journal, "Tom Corbett (R) Has Only Himself To Blame"
The one GOP governor in the country almost certain to lose this November is Pennsylvania's Tom Corbett, who rode to office in 2010 on a tea party wave while Republicans secured control of both legislative chambers.
Education will be Corbett's weakness heading into general election, poll finds: Monday Morning Coffee
In this Tuesday, May 20, 2014 photo, Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett talks to reporters outside his polling place in Shaler Township, Pa.
The Citizens' Voice
Conyngham man's research on colon cancer helping to better understand disease
A Conyngham man's research is helping to generate a complete understanding of how colon cancer develops - and how it one day might be treated.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Majority of Pa. Residents Support Legalizing Medical Marijuana, Poll Finds
A majority of Pennsylvanians support legalizing marijuana for medical purposes, a recent Franklin & Marshall College poll reveals.
The Citizens' Voice
Poll: Education remains weak spot for Corbett with voters
A new statewide poll last week provides some context to understand the situation that's left Pennsylvania without a completed state budget at the start of a new fiscal year.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
New Canaan News-Review
New Canaan students' achievements cited
Edward Bossidy and Michaeleen McKinley, New Canaan High School class of 2014 graduates, received a Strength In Numbers Scholarship Award from Reynolds & Rowella, LLP, which has an office in New Canaan.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Morning Examiner with Steve Doty for July 3
The House Homeland Security Committee will hold a field hearing in McAllen, Texas, today to discuss the recent increase in unaccompanied minors crossing the U.S.-Mexico border.
Budget impasse risks voter patience
Pennsylvania's state budget impasse showed few signs of easing on its third day Wednesday, a development that could try the patience of voters this fall depending upon whether it has lasting consequences.