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Forget Pennsylvania. Can Tom Corbett Win Republicans?

We’ve noted before the soft support that Gov. Tom Corbett has from his fellow Republicans as he seeks re-election, but Reuters has gone ahead and […]

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Corbett Says Natural Gas Tax May Be in Future

After years of resisting a tax on natural gas production in the state, Gov. Tom Corbett now says a tax is an option. He does, […]

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Can Tom Wolf Govern Pennsylvania?

Polls suggest that Tom Wolf will almost certainly be the next governor of Pennsylvania. But will a Governor Wolf actually be able to govern? It’s not a silly question. […]

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Wolf, Corbett Spar in Final Debate

The third and final gubernatorial debate between Gov. Tom Corbett and Democratic challenger Tom Wolf was held Wednesday at WTAE-TV studios in Pittsburgh. Here’s what […]

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Pollsters Keep Trying to Pretend Tom Corbett Has a Sliver of Hope, Even Though Their Polls Show He Doesn’t

The best parts of watching polls come out about the Pennsylvania governor’s race is the quotes from the pollsters themselves in which they bend themselves […]

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Pennsylvania Jobs Site Advertised Jobs for Strippers, Escorts

At Wednesday’s breakfast-time debate between Tom Wolf and Tom Corbett, the governor touted the state’s Job Gateway website. The site appears to be a useful […]

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Watch This Ridiculous Ad College Republicans Made for Tom Corbett

Yesterday, the College Republican National Committee released a series of campaign ads for Republicans in gubernatorial elections this November. They’re all essentially the same and […]

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The Wolf-Corbett Debate: What They’re Saying

At Guv debate.. Corbett speaks with dozens of reporters Post.. Wolf leaves with limited response. pic.twitter.com/FY5XSHwamS — Pat Ciarrocchi (@PatCiarrocchi) October 1, 2014 Gubernatorial contenders […]

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Watch Live: Corbett-Wolf Debate

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Conservative Metcalfe Criticizes Gov. Corbett

If you needed a sign that Gov. Corbett’s re-election hopes appear dim — despite Dave Davies’ attempts to resuscitate them — one metric might be […]

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Mr. Corbett, It’s Time to Clean House

It’s time for Gov. Corbett to clean house. That’s an odd thing to say about an elected official who gives every sign of being a […]

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3 Specific Questions for Tom Wolf

This isn’t an election. It’s a coronation. Unless something very game-changing happens these last few weeks before the November 4th election, Tom Wolf will beat […]

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Pa. Governor’s Race: Wolf Keeps Big Lead Over Corbett in Latest Poll

Tom Wolf, the Democratic candidate for governor, continues to hold a huge lead over Republican Gov. Tom Corbett in the latest Franklin & Marshall poll. […]

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GOP Flier Links Wolf With Gosnell

Playing hardball-just received mailer from Corbett trying to tie Wolf to Kermit Gosnell. He must really be trailing. pic.twitter.com/Hj8QljFZs2 — Michael Smerconish (@smerconish) September 22, […]

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The First Gubernatorial Debate: What They’re Saying

Gov. Tom Corbett and challenger Tom Wolf had their first official debate Monday night in Hershey. Here’s what observers are saying about it: