Gov. Tom Corbett

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First Lady To Campaign For Tom Wolf In Philadelphia

First lady Michelle Obama plans to campaign in Philadelphia this week for Tom Wolf, the Democratic candidate for governor.

10/11/2014

(Gov. Tom Corbett speaks to reporters in Harrisburg.  Photo by Tony Romeo)

Corbett At Point Of No Return, Pollsters Say

Gov. Tom Corbett’s performance in the latest Franklin and Marshall College poll is very low.

10/11/2014

A one-ounce bag of medicinal marijuana is displayed at the Berkeley Patients Group in Berkeley, California. (Credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Despite Governor’s Objection, Pa. Senate OKs Medical Marijuana Bill

After an emotionally charged debate, Pennsylvania state senators passed legislation to legalize several forms of medical marijuana.

09/24/2014

(Pa. Attorney General Kathleen Kane.  File photo by Tony Romeo)

Stigall: Kathleen Kane vs. Tom Corbett

Someone in politics is going to have to help me figure this one out. How on Earth does Tom Corbett not inject himself in this unseemly cover-up of Democrat scandal in Pennsylvania?

03/20/2014

(The state capitol in Harrisburg.  File photo)

Arson Bill Awaits Governor’s Signature

Governor Corbett is expected to sign legislation prompted by a string of devastating arson fires in Coatesville several years ago.

02/10/2014

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Holidays Bring Annual Pay Bump For Pennsylvania Officials

Pennsylvania state lawmakers, judges and top executive branch officials, including Gov. Tom Corbett, will see a few hundred dollars more in salary in 2014, unless they decline it.

11/25/2013

Gov. Tom Corbett opens his re-election campaign.  (Credit: KDKA, Pittsburgh)

Dems Sharpen Knives As Corbett Kicks Off Campaign

Corbett’s poll numbers have slid from bad to worse, and his campaign kickoff follows a tough summer.

11/09/2013

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Governor Corbett Comes Out Swinging

The Governor is sending a message to the Democrats and his own party.

10/14/2013

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Corbett Forces Out 2nd Education Chief In 3 Months

For the second time in less than three months, there’s a change at the top in the Pennsylvania Department of Education.

08/26/2013

(Pennsylvania governor Tom Corbett, in file photo.  Credit: Mario Tama/ Getty Images)

Gov. Corbett To Sign Bill Allowing Sale Of Pennsylvania Armories

Eleven former Pennsylvania National Guard armories and a former firing range are being put up for sale.

07/02/2013

(New 76ers CEO Adam Aron.  Source: 76ers)

Philadelphia’s Sports Brass Brainstorm Together

They all make their professional home at a shared sports complex. But the four men responsible for making Philadelphia’s four pro sports teams go rarely share a stage.

05/22/2013

(Pennsylvania governor Tom Corbett, in file photo.  Credit: Mario Tama/ Getty Images)

Pa. Senate Approves Budget With Some Corbett Cuts Restored

With the state’s revenue picture improving, the state senate’s budget plan would restore all of the governor’s proposed cuts to higher education and about half of his proposed cuts for county-run human services programs.

05/09/2012

(Pennsylvania governor Tom Corbett, at the Pennsylvania Press Club in Harrisburg on November 21st.  Credit: Tony Romeo)

Corbett Says He’s Working on Dredging, Refinery Jobs in Philadelphia Area

Governor Tom Corbett says he’s working to preserve and create jobs on two major fronts in the Philadelphia region.

11/28/2011

(Gov. Corbett, at a charter school in Philadelphia today.)

Gov. Corbett, Promoting School Vouchers, Gets More Questions About PSU Scandal

“Do you want to continue to argue, or do you want to ask a question?” the governor snapped at one point as reporters peppered him with questions about the pace of the Jerry Sandusky investigation when he was attorney general.

11/16/2011

(Former Philadelphia schools superintendent Arlene Ackerman, before she was let go earlier this year.  Credit:  Mike DeNardo)

Part 3: Turmoil In The Schools

It’s been ten years since the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania took control of the Philadelphia school system, but even those who initially supported the state takeover acknowledge a seemingly neverending torrent of problems.

11/04/2011

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