Nutter says, “The campaign is over. Now, we have to figure out how we’ll all have to work together.”
Republican Tom Corbett, the state attorney general who shook up the Pennsylvania Capitol with his prosecution of corruption in the Legislature, sailed past Democratic opponent Dan Onorato on Tuesday to claim the governorship of a state President Barack Obama carried just two years ago.
At the top of the ballot today, Pennsylvania voters will find candidates for governor and U.S. Senate.
Whether barnstorming by plane or pounding the pavement, Republican and Democratic candidates for Pennsylvania governor and U.S. Senate spent a whirlwind day of campaigning Monday meant to energize their supporters hours before the start of voting.
The final Quinnipiac University poll of the 2010 campaign shows what most other polls show: that the Republican candidates lead in the Pennsylvania races for governor and US Senate, with the Senate race tighter than the contest for governor.
First lady Michelle Obama has joined her husband’s frenetic pace on the campaign trail in the run-up to tomorrow’s elections with appearances all over the place, including Philadelphia. She’ll be welcomed this evening on the campus of the University of Pennsylvania.
Candidates for the two big races in Pennsylvania have a busy day of campaigning on this the final day before the election. All four of the candidates are heavily focused on the Philadelphia area.
Gubernatorial candidates Dan Onorato and Tom Corbett pursued votes on voter’s home turf Sunday, visiting neighborhood churches, diners and taverns.
The latest verbal sparring in the Pennsylvania gubernatorial race involves comments made by Republican candidate Tom Corbett in Delaware County on Thursday.
Former Democratic President Bill Clinton and rising stars in the Republican Party were among the political luminaries flocking to Pennsylvania on Thursday to campaign for candidates.
A new Franklin and Marshall College Poll shows Republican Pat Toomey reestablishing his lead over Democrat Joe Sestak. In New Jersey, a Monmouth University survey shows Jon Runyan taking his first lead over Democrat John Adler.
The upcoming midterm elections could signal a major change in the political landscape of the United States. Oren Liebermann breaks down the Senate and Gubernatorial races in our area.
The latest poll shows Corbett ahead by only five points among likely voters, 49 to 44 percent.
“We have seen over the past year or two the gas industry expend enormous amounts of money on campaign contributions. And they have largely gotten their way with the Pennsylvania legislature.”
A combative Dan Onorato accused Republican front-runner Tom Corbett of political double-talk on taxes, while Corbett said Monday night that electing Onorato as Pennsylvania’s governor would prevent the “tough decisions” necessary to rein in state spending.