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Oz discusses policies during Pa. Chamber dinner while Fetterman sits out

BY: - October 4, 2022

Republican nominee Mehmet Oz shared his plans for Pennsylvania if elected to the U.S. Senate during the Nov. 8 general election.

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Josh Shapiro’s sacks of cash | Editorial Cartoon

BY: - October 1, 2022

Democratic nominee Josh Shapiro is poised to break a spending record in the governor’s race after raising $25M this summer.

F&M poll shows Oz gaining GOP favorability, while Shapiro maintains lead

BY: and - September 29, 2022

A new Franklin & Marshall College poll released Thursday shows the Republican nominee for U.S. Senate in Pennsylvania narrowing the gap against his Democratic opponent while the Democrat vying for governor maintains a steady lead.

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Shapiro poised to break spending record in governor’s race after raising $25M this summer

BY: - September 28, 2022

The campaign for Pennsylvania governor between far-right Republican nominee Doug Mastriano and Democrat Josh Shapiro, the state’s current attorney general, has been one of contrasts. The fundraising race has been no exception. On track to shatter the record for campaign spending in a Pennsylvania governor’s race, Shapiro’s campaign received more than $25 million in contributions […]

State Sen. Doug Mastriano, R-Franklin, attends the Senate Education Committee Hearing held at the Pennsylvania Capitol on May 24, 2022 in Harrisburg, Pa. (Photo by Amanda Berg, for the Capital-Star).

In 2019, Doug Mastriano said women who violated his abortion ban should be charged with murder

BY: - September 28, 2022

The Republican gubernatorial candidate's comments were made in a radio interview.

Capital-Star Q&A: Lt. Gov. nominee Austin Davis aims to be ‘strong governing partner’ for Shapiro

BY: - September 26, 2022

Austin Davis, 32, is the Democratic nominee for lieutenant governor on the ticket with gubernatorial nominee Josh Shapiro.  After working in Allegheny County government, Davis was elected in a special election to fill Allegheny County’s vacant 35th District state House seat in in 2018 and has been re-elected twice.  He entered the three-way Democratic primary […]

State Sen. Doug Mastriano, R-Franklin, attends the Senate Education Committee Hearing held at the Pennsylvania Capitol on May 24, 2022 in Harrisburg, Pa. (Photo by Amanda Berg, for the Capital-Star).

Report: Total abortion ban would deal $10B blow to Pa. economy | Monday Morning Coffee

BY: - September 26, 2022

Low-income and pregnant people of color would be especially harmed, new research shows.

Voters Guide 2022: What to know about Pa.’s races for governor and U.S. Senate

BY: - September 25, 2022

The eyes of the country are on Pennsylvania this midterm campaign cycle, with a pair of major races on the ballot.

Josh Shapiro with health care and service industry workers outside the Smithfield United Church of Christ in Downtown Pittsburgh on Mon., Sept. 19, 2022. CP Photo: Jamie Wiggan

Shapiro touts workers’ rights at Pittsburgh campaign stop with health care organizers

BY: - September 20, 2022

'I’m not afraid to lean in, and I’m not afraid to take on the big fights to topple institutions,' Shapiro said.

State Sen. Doug Mastriano, R-Franklin, attends the Senate Education Committee Hearing held at the Pennsylvania Capitol on May 24, 2022 in Harrisburg, Pa. (Photo by Amanda Berg, for the Capital-Star).

Republican endorsements of Shapiro could give conservatives cover to reject Mastriano, analysts say

BY: - September 1, 2022

'It sends a signal that if you’re not comfortable with the choice you don't have to vote for them,' Franklin & Marshall pollster Berwood Yost said.

Environmental groups launch anti-pollution campaign targeting Mastriano, gov race

BY: - August 31, 2022

The $500,000 campaign will air in southeastern Pennsylvania and some of the Lehigh Valley area, Molly Parzen of Conservation Voters of PA Victory Fund said.

President Joe Biden is headed to Pennsylvania, with stops planned for Wilkes-Barre, Pittsburgh

BY: - August 29, 2022

President Joe Biden has planned stops in Wilkes-Barre and Pittsburgh this week.