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File photos of Governor Tom Corbett and his challenger, Tom Wolf. (Credit for file photos of Corbett and Wolf: Tony Romeo/KYW)

Corbett, Wolf Joust Over Taxes, Finances In Debate

Corbett cast himself as the candidate who will resist increasing government spending and repeatedly questioned where Wolf would find the money to raise the state’s share of public school spending to 50 percent, plus meet other priorities. For his part, Wolf sought to frame Corbett as failing to capably steer the state’s economy and government finances, while he cut critical funding for public schools.

09/23/2014

File photo of Tom Wolf. (Tom Wolf chats with David Chandler of Chandler Bat Company.  Photo by Brad Segall)

Wolf Holds Cash Edge With 7 Weeks Left In Campaign

Democrat Tom Wolf is heading into the final seven weeks of Pennsylvania’s gubernatorial election with a $1.5 million cash advantage over the Republican he’s trying to unseat, Gov. Tom Corbett.

09/21/2014

File Photos of Tom Corbett and Tom Wolf.  (Corbett photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images, Wolf File Photo by Tony Romeo/KYW)

Corbett Heads Into Last 2 Campaign Months With $5M

The campaign is on track to cost more than $60 million, including spending by the three candidates Wolf beat in May’s four-way Democratic Party primary election.

09/21/2014

File Photos of Tom Corbett and Tom Wolf.  (Corbett photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images, Wolf File Photo by Tony Romeo/KYW)

Less Than 60 Days Left In The PA Governor Race

There are less than 60 days left in the Pennsylvania Governor’s race.

09/10/2014

(credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Feds: Chris Christie’s Post-Sandy Ads Were OK

The federal government says New Jersey did not run afoul of any regulations when Gov. Chris Christie starred in ads that promoted beach tourism in the summer after Superstorm Sandy hit the state.

09/03/2014

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Poll: Corbett Numbers ‘Stuck’ In Race Against Democrat Wolf

A new Franklin and Marshall College Poll shows Governor Corbett has failed to close the massive gap between him and Democratic challenger Tom Wolf.

08/28/2014

In a video posted on his Facebook page, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie completed the "Ice Bucket Challenge."

Chris Christie Takes The ‘Ice Bucket Challege’

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is proving again he doesn’t mind a little humiliation.

08/13/2014

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie in file photo. (credti: Kena Betancur/ Getty Images)

New Jersey Governor Christie To Sign Bail Overhaul Legislation

Gov. Chris Christie is set to sign legislation aimed at overhauling New Jersey’s bail system.

08/11/2014

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie in file photo. (credti: Kena Betancur/ Getty Images)

Unions, Chris Christie Clashing Again Over Pensions

Gov. Chris Christie has not yet said how he plans to cut the costs of pensions for public workers.

07/22/2014

Tom Wolf File Photo (Credit: Tony Romeo)

Get Ready For Some Summer Political Heat

The summer season and its tranquility will soon be challenged in the battle for the biggest political prize in Pennsylvania. KYW Special Contributor Larry Kane shares his thoughts.

07/11/2014

(Hurricane Sandy also damaged homes in Mantoloking, NJ, about 20 miles north of Long Beach Island.  Credit: Mario Tama/ Getty Images)

Chris Christie Announces New Sandy Elevation Grants

Dozens more homeowners will be receiving grants to raise their homes above flood level in the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy.

07/07/2014

(credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Pa. Gov. Corbett To Hit Fundraising Circuit With Gov. Christie

Gov. Tom Corbett’s hitting the Pennsylvania fundraising circuit with fellow Republican and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie.

06/05/2014

Tom Wolf File Photo (Credit: Tony Romeo)

Poll: Wolf Leads Corbett By 20 Points In Race For Pa. Governor

Democratic upstart Tom Wolf leads Republican incumbent Tom Corbett by a formidable 20 points as Pennsylvania’s gubernatorial campaign shifts into gear for the general election, according to a poll released Wednesday.

06/04/2014

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie in file photo. (credti: Kena Betancur/ Getty Images)

Poll: Chris Christie’s Approval Rating Stays Stable

A new poll finds Gov. Chris Christie’s approval ratings are staying stable.

06/03/2014

US-CRIME-SCHOOL SHOOTING

Newtown Parents Call On Chris Christie To Sign Ammunition Ban

Parents of children killed in the 2012 Newtown, Connecticut, school shooting joined Democrats Thursday in calling on New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie to sign a ban on ammunition magazines that hold more than 10 rounds.

05/23/2014

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