Stories tagged: "lieutenant governor race 2022"


FILE—In this file photo from April 2, 2022, George Bochetto, Kathy Barnette, Mehmet Oz, Jeffrey Lord, Rose Tennent, John Gizzie, Jeff Bartos, Carla Sands, and Lowman Henry pose for a photograph during a forum for Republican candidates for U.S. Senate in Pennsylvania at the Pennsylvania Leadership Conference in Camp Hill, Pa. Republicans have made anger over the 2020 election a staple of this year's mid-term primary campaigns as Democrats appear prepared to tie them to the Jan. 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol, contending that Republican-sponsored election legislation is an attack on voting rights. Pennsylvania's primary election is May 17. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)
Talk of Election Fraud is Alive and Well on the Pennsylvania Campaign Trail, But Will it Work?

While Republicans have made anger over the 2020 election a staple of this year's midterm primary campaigns to appeal to Trump-loyal GOP voters, such messages could be a liability in fall's general election campaign, pollsters say.

FILE —This file photo from March 7, 2006 shows Barbara Dubler at the state elections bureau, in Harrisburg, Pa., as she checks the signatures on Gil Longwell's nominating petition to run for the State House in that years primary election. Pennsylvania's Supreme Court on Wednesday Feb. 9, 2022 put a temporary hold on the period for candidates and their supporters to circulate petitions to qualify for Pennsylvania's May 17 primary election. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)
Monday is the Deadline to Vote in the Pennsylvania Primary

On May 17, registered Democrats and Republicans in Pennsylvania will choose who they want to win their party's nomination.

Teddy Daniels speaks during a pro-police rally in Milford on June, 20, 2020. (Photo by Preston Ehrler/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images)
Lieutenant Governor Candidate Teddy Daniels Hit With Protective Order After Abuse Claims by Wife

Daniels is accused of threatening his wife and child, and saying he would kill the family dog.

Former President Donald Trump acknowledges the crowd during a campaign rally with Republican Rick Saccone, in March 2018 in Allegheny County. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)
Pennsylvania GOP Says No Endorsements, No Trump

PA’s Republican party won’t endorse candidates for governor, US Senate, and lieutenant governor in the primary, nor can candidates can’t claim a Trump endorsement.

In this Nov. 2, 2020 file photo, Rep. Conor Lamb, D-Pa., speaks during a rally for then-candidate  Joe Biden at Community College of Beaver County, in Monaca, Pa. Lamb is running for US Senate. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)
Democrats Deadlock on Senate Endorsement, Unanimous on Shapiro in Governor’s Race

US Senate candidate Conor Lamb received the most votes by a wide margin, but not enough for the party's backing.

Rep. Austin Davis, D-Allegheny County (CREDIT: PA House of Representatives)
Meet the Candidates for Lieutenant Governor in Pennsylvania

Voters will elect the nominees for lieutenant governor this May.

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf speaks during a rally to raise the state minimum wage Friday, July 9, 2021, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Wolf Appears Ready to Start Talking New Congressional Maps

The upcoming round of drawing new congressional district boundaries for the 2022 election is the first time in three decades where a Republican-controlled Legislature must share the task with a governor who is a Democrat.