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PA-13: Marjorie Margolies' high tolerance of corruption
Anyone looking for past, and possibly future, member of Congress 71 year old Marjorie Margolies to be a new and better Democrat in Congress from the open blue PA-13 must be having second thoughts.
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Thu Mar 13, 2014
Petitions are In: 5 Democrats, 1 Republican Challenge Governor Corbett
March 13, 2014 - Petitions are in and the field is narrowed for the Pennsylvania Governor's race.
Hanger exits Democratic race for Pa. governor
Graco Children's Products has added more than 403,000 child seats to last month's recall of 3.8 million to replace faulty harness buckles.
Hanger quitting Dem race for Pa. gov
A central Pennsylvania couple has been jailed on charges they stole 23 handguns by breaking into two stores - one of which was allegedly burglarized twice in five days.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
#PA13: Brendan Boyle Risks Kindergarten Programs, Then Proposes Universal Kindergarten
State Representative Brendan Boyle, one of four candidates to fill gubernatorial candidate Allyson Schwartz's 13th congressional seat, wrote an op-ed that was published last week in the Philadelphia Daily News, about the need to provide universal kindergarten to all of Pennsylvania's 22,000 children.
Bill Clinton will headline campaign dinner for Chelsea's mother-in-law
Bill Clinton will headline a campaign dinner for Chelsea's mother-in-law that costs up to $5,000-per-head The former President will attend a fundraiser for Marjorie Margolies, the mother of his son-in-law Marc Mezvinsky Margolies represented a district in Pennsylvania while Clinton was President but was voted out after helping pass his budget ... (more)
The Washington Post
Former President Bill Clinton will headline a fundraiser for the congressional campaign of Marjorie Margolies , the mother-in-law of daughter Chelsea Clinton, a Clinton spokesman confirmed Wednesday.
Gubernatorial vacancy leaves wide open field in PA-13
Incumbent Congresswoman Allyson Schwartz's campaign for state governor has left a deep and cloudy field vying for representation in Pennsylvania's 13th Congressional District.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Rep. Cartwright and Republican trio battle for election
Three Republican candidates have filed their candidacies opposite Representative Matt Cartwright as of Tuesday's 5 p.m. declaration deadline.
The York Daily Record
Pa. filings leave Corbett facing new challenge
As state officials closed the door Tuesday on candidate petitions for Pennsylvania's May 20 primary ballot, Republican Gov. Tom Corbett faced not only a critical crowd of would-be Democrat challengers, but now a GOP foe at the opposite end of the political spectrum.
The Lebanon Daily News
Schwartz, McCord, file for Pa. Dem gov primary
The number of candidates for governor who have filed petitions for the primary election ballot continues to grow with the deadline only hours away.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
House Delegate to Run for Governor in Virgin Islands
The House is losing yet another Democrat, the latest to make the list of the retirements and resignations in the 113th Congress.
Pa. candidates face Tuesday deadline for petitions
Candidates for governor and lieutenant governor who are seeking to compete in the state's May 20 primary must turn in their nomination petitions by Tuesday.
Montco's Shapiro endorses Margolies for Congress
Montgomery County Board of Commissioners Chairman Josh Shapiro, a rising star in state Democratic politics, on Sunday endorsed Marjorie Margolies' effort to reclaim the Pennsylvania congressional seat she lost two decades ago.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Erie Times News
Candidates' petition deadline is Tuesday
Candidates are making their last-minute push to gather the required signatures on petitions, which must be filed in Harrisburg by 5 p.m. Tuesday.
Key Western Pa. Democrats endorse Tom Wolf for governor
Tom Wolf, the free-spending Democratic candidate for governor, got a broad and early show of Western Pennsylvania support Saturday, as an array of the region's elected and party officials joined to endorse him.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Tom Corbett Did the Right ThingMathis: Surprise, surprise - food...
Yes, it seems that Corbett suddenly found his bleeding heart in an election year: If your narrative is that you really did create good jobs in Pennsylvania , it's probably not helpful if people see their neighbors suddenly going hungry or begging for food.
Will Katie McGinty Choose Jobs or the Environment?
Talking to Katie McGinty , the Democratic candidate for Pennsylvania governor, can be an intimidating experience.
$1 million ad buy to disadvantage Dems on Medicare - Uninsured increasingly eyeing health coverage
POLITICO's James Hohmann reports: "Over the next two weeks, TV buys will be accompanied by mailings to swing voters and online ads directing voters to DontCutOurMedicare.com."
#PAGov: Tom Wolf is Getting the Western PA Superfriends Endorsement
With the Southeast either likely to be locked up for Allyson Schwartz or split five different directions, everybody's eyeing the next biggest cluster of liberal votes out west in Pittsburgh.