Budget Messaging War: Helping Or Hurting?Republican Dave Reed, the state House majority leader, admits mailboxes in Pennsylvania are being filled by people on both sides of the budget debate, but he notes the pro-Wolf mailers go to GOP lawmakers, too.
Analysts: Long PA Budget Stalemate LikelyAll signs point to a longer rather than shorter budget standoff.
Suburban GOP State Senator To Announce AG RunSuburban Philadelphia Republican state Senator John Rafferty is scheduled to announce his candidacy for attorney general this week.
Politicial Analysts See A Kenney Endorsement As Signal That Some Issues Trump RaceKenney, who is white, nabbed the endorsement of a group of African-American political leaders known as the Northwest Coalition over rival Anthony Wiliams, who is black.
Democratic Phila. Helps State House GOP Grow Its MajorityThe seat formerly held by now Democratic Congressman Brendan Boyle went to Martina White, who will now become only the second Republican member of Philadelphia’s delegation to the state House.
F&M Poll Shows Support For Wolf's Tax ProposalsA new Franklin and Marshall College Poll shows support for Governor Wolf’s proposal to restructure the state’s taxes.
Analyst: Wolf Budget Strategy Clever, But Still A Tough SellA prominent political analyst says Governor Wolf’s decision to couple property tax relief with income and sales tax hikes gives him the best chance to get his budget proposal through the legislature.
New Poll Shows Corbett Chipping Away At Wolf's Lead In Race For GovernorAccording to the latest Franklin and Marshall College poll, Wolf now has a 13 point lead over Governor Corbett among likely voters. Corbett was once trailing by more than 20 points.
Candidates For Pennsylvania Governor Waiting For Final Report CardTime is running out in the most expensive race ever for Pennsylvania governor.
Corbett At Point Of No Return, Pollsters SayGov. Tom Corbett's performance in the latest Franklin and Marshall College poll is very low.
Lewd Email Scandal In Harrisburg Continues To GrowThe scandal over lewd emails in the Pennsylvania State Attorney General's office has already brought the resignation of two state officials. Many are now calling for an outside investigation into just what's going on.
In Philadelphia, A Push For Quicker Action on Unauthorized ImmigrantsImmigration reform advocates say that months of protests have fallen on deaf ears and, with November elections approaching, the impact of broken promises will be visible at the polls.