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Wolf Leads Latest Poll By a Mere 19 Points

A new poll from Muhlenberg College and the Morning Call shows that Democrat Tom Wolf has a 19-point ead over incumbent Gov. Tom Corbett, PoliticsPA […]

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Wolf Leads Corbett in the Money Race, Too

Tom Wolf has a $1.5 million cash advantage over Tom Corbett heading into the final weeks of the Pennsylvania gubernatorial race, AP reports.

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Tom Wolf: Fracking Tax Revenue Would Fund Schools

Tom Wolf, the Democratic nominee for Pennsylvania governor, said Thursday that in his administration tax revenues on hydraulic fracturing (aka fracking) would go to fund […]

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Pa. Is Borrowing to Pay the Bills

Bad news: @GovernorCorbett's fiscal mess is forcing PA to take out a $1.5 billion loan to pay the bills. #PAgov pic.twitter.com/KfewmurIQr — Tom Wolf (@WolfForPA) […]

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John Baer Wrote Today’s Funniest Line About Pennsylvania Politics

The Daily News‘ John Baer writes today that Gov. Tom Corbett is on the verge of a defeat so deep and humiliating it would be […]

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Tom Corbett: “Dead Man Walking”

The news isn’t getting any better for the governor: Corbett is down 24 percentage points to Wolf, according to a Quinnipiac University Poll of 1,161 […]

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Magazine Says Pa. Governor Race Is “Likely Democratic”

Less than two months to the election, and Tom Wolf’s defeat of Tom Corbett is increasingly looking like a sure thing. PoliticsPA points to Governing […]

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“Torture Porn” Actor Feels Used by Republicans

Alan Benyak, the actor who appeared in a recent Tom Wolf ad — after having already appeared in the “torture porn” film Breeding Farm —is […]

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Actor from Tom Wolf Ad Was In Torture Porn Called Breeding Farm

This is a screenshot from a Tom Wolf for Governor television commercial that was removed from YouTube on Monday afternoon. The man seen here is […]

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Poll Shows Corbett Just 11 Points Behind

The good news for Tom Corbett? A new poll shows him just 11 points behind challenger Tom Wolf in the Novemer governor’s race. That’s a […]

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Poll: Wolf Widens Lead Over Corbett

The news keeps getting worse for Gov. Tom Corbett. A new poll shows him 30 points behind opponent Tom Wolf in the November gubernatorial election, […]

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Tom Wolf: Perfect Stranger

In 1957, Tom Wolf and his father attended a baseball game at Connie Mack Stadium. Wolf’s team, the Phillies, faced the St. Louis Cardinals, including […]

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Poll: Wolf’s Lead Over Corbett Widens

This could be the most boring gubernatorial race ever. A new poll shows Democratic challenger Tom Wolf 25 points ahead of Republican Gov. Tom Corbett, […]

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Corbett: Women Want Liquor Law Reform So They Can Speed Up Dinner Prep

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BO0CHCIBkG4 Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett would no doubt like to shore up his female support before the election. One way he could do it: Pointing […]

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Montco Man Starts Write-In Campaign for Governor

Well, maybe this will liven up a humdrum election campaign. The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports a Montgomery County man named Dave Naples is running a write-in campaign […]