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3 more races we’re watching this post-primary Wednesday | Wednesday Morning Coffee

BY: - May 18, 2022

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

BY: - April 27, 2022

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

BY: - April 26, 2022

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

BY: - April 25, 2022

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.

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So what’s fueling the air wars in the GOP race for U.S. Senate? | Editorial Cartoon

BY: - April 23, 2022

With the primary a month away, the Republican hopefuls for Pennsylvania's open U.S. Senate seat are blitzing the airwaves.

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Pa.’s 2022 primary is a race for the base of the base. Why that’s a problem | Friday Morning Coffee

BY: - April 15, 2022

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

BY: - April 14, 2022

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.

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Pa.’s 2022 GOP U.S Senate primary could define future of Social Security, Medicare | Ray E. Landis

BY: - April 10, 2022

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

BY: - April 9, 2022

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 […]

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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.

How Pa. teachers’ pensions fit into the feud between Oz, McCormick

BY: - March 24, 2022

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.

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Outside groups flood Pa.’s U.S. Senate race with cash | Tuesday Morning Coffee

BY: - March 22, 2022

At more than $12.8M, Pennsylvania is one of the top four targets for outside groups.