3 more races we’re watching this post-primary Wednesday | Wednesday Morning Coffee
From Pittsburgh to Philadelphia, there was no shortage of interesting races on the ballot on Tuesday.
Still a topic in 2022, here’s what GOP U.S. Senate candidates say about certification, moving on
Republican candidates faced questions this week about whether their party should move on from the 2020 election and if they would have voted to certify Pennsylvania's Electoral College results, confirming now-President Joe Biden's victory against former President Donald Trump.
Where GOP U.S. Senate candidates stand on abortion access, COVID-19, 2020 election, immigration
Kathy Barnette, Mehmet Oz, Dave McCormick, Carla Sands, and Jeff Bartos debated for one hour on Monday night, answering questions about abortion access, immigration, COVID-19, and the 2020 election.
‘Carpetbagger’ accusations continue in Pa.’s GOP U.S. Senate race
With weeks to go until the May 17 primary election, five Pennsylvania Republicans campaigning for U.S. Senate faced off Monday night in their first debate since former President Donald Trump endorsed a GOP hopeful in the crowded and costly race.
So what’s fueling the air wars in the GOP race for U.S. Senate? | Editorial Cartoon
With the primary a month away, the Republican hopefuls for Pennsylvania's open U.S. Senate seat are blitzing the airwaves.
Pa.’s 2022 primary is a race for the base of the base. Why that’s a problem | Friday Morning Coffee
Scorched earth campaigns, polarizing candidates. Now ask yourself why democracy is broken.
F&M poll shows Fetterman leads in Democratic U.S. Senate primary, Republican race remains wide open
A Democrat vying for the party nomination in the race for U.S. Senate has pulled ahead. Meanwhile, the Republican primary remains wide open, according to a Franklin & Marshall College poll released Thursday.
Pa.’s 2022 GOP U.S Senate primary could define future of Social Security, Medicare | Ray E. Landis
If Mehmet Oz or David McCormick win, advocates for the most successful social welfare programs in American history should be worried.
Trump endorses television physician Mehmet Oz in Pa. Senate race
President Donald Trump has endorsed television physician Mehmet Oz in Pennsylvania’s closely contested Republican primary race for the U.S. Senate. “The Great Commonwealth of Pennsylvania has a tremendous opportunity to Save America by electing the brilliant and well-known Dr. Mehmet Oz for the United States Senate,” Trump wrote in a statement that was sent out while he […]
Poll: McCormick, Barletta lead GOP primary pack; but many still undecided | Friday Morning Coffee
In the closely contested races for governor and United States Senate in Pa., the future belongs to the undecideds.
How Pa. teachers’ pensions fit into the feud between Oz, McCormick
The argument goes something like this: Starting in 2012, PSERS, which pays for 500,000 former teachers, principals, and other school employees retirements, decided to make a new investment in Bridgewater Associates, a Connecticut-based financial services firm that McCormick worked at from 2009 until 2022 — first as president, then as CEO.
Outside groups flood Pa.’s U.S. Senate race with cash | Tuesday Morning Coffee
At more than $12.8M, Pennsylvania is one of the top four targets for outside groups.