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Primary Preview: Here’s who’s running for Pa. governor

BY: - May 15, 2022

One Democrat and seven Republicans are vying to replace term-limited Gov. Tom Wolf.

Corman ends GOP governor bid; endorses Barletta in effort to halt Mastriano

BY: - May 12, 2022

The top-ranking Republican in the Pennsylvania Senate dropped his faltering bid for governor on Thursday, urging GOP voters to coalesce around former U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta, as establishment Republicans frantically work to head off a primary win by an insurgent candidate whom they view as unelectable. “I’m putting party first and supporting someone who can […]

McSwain tops latest fundraising among Pa. GOP governor candidates with $5M from one group

BY: - May 11, 2022

The former federal prosecutor's campaign was boosted by a group that supports school choice.

In a sharp-elbowed debate, Pa.’s Republican governor hopefuls make their pitch

BY: - April 27, 2022

Four of the leading GOP candidates traded jabs on issues ranging from fossil fuels to abortion rights.

COMMENTARY

Poll: McCormick, Barletta lead GOP primary pack; but many still undecided | Friday Morning Coffee

BY: - April 8, 2022

In the closely contested races for governor and United States Senate in Pa., the future belongs to the undecideds.

Doug Mastriano speaks at an event

The platforms are the same, but strategies differ for Pa. 2022 GOP governor hopefuls

BY: - April 1, 2022

In a likely first, all nine GOP hopefuls were in the same place Friday for an annual conservative conclave.

Now a defender of personal freedom, Mastriano wanted to lift privacy rules in pandemic’s early days

BY: - April 1, 2022

In statements no longer available on his Senate website, the GOP governor hopeful said HIPAA regulations 'are threatening the lives of our citizens.'

Four GOP gov. candidates demand Republican moderator, no yes or no q’s for primary debates

BY: - March 22, 2022

Representatives of the four campaigns told the Capital-Star that the letter’s debate criteria only applied to the May primary.

Bipartisan coalition discuss accountability in the 2022 political cycle, tracking election deniers

BY: - February 2, 2022

States United Action — a nonpartisan nonprofit that advocates for election integrity — recently launched an online tool, dubbed “Replacing the Refs,” to track 2022 candidates for governor, attorney general, and secretary of state who have rejected the 2020 election results.

The 2022 candidates for Pa. governor are raising big money for a big race

BY: - February 1, 2022

That race for cash will only intensify in the coming months as war chests grow and outside groups step in

Trump’s fake electors: Here’s the full list

BY: - February 1, 2022

The slate of fake electors includes Lou Barletta and Charlie Gerow, both candidates for governor in Pennsylvania.

Gov. candidate Shapiro is skeptical of RGGI. It’s unclear if AG Shapiro will do something about it.

BY: - October 27, 2021

Now that he’s running for governor, Democratic state Attorney General Josh Shapiro is trying to separate himself from incumbent Gov. Tom Wolf’s signature environmental initiative.  Shapiro’s campaign did not specifically say if, elected as governor in 2022, he would pull the commonwealth out of the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative. Also known as RGGI, it’s a […]