Stories tagged: "Pennsylvania Governor Race"


Pennsylvania Attorney General and Democratic gubernatorial candidate Josh Shapiro speaking at the Keystone candidate forum held at the Bok Building in Philadelphia, Oct. 19, 2022. (Photo: The Keystone)
‘Your Rights and Your Future That Are on the Line’: Josh Shapiro on Why He’s the Right Candidate to Be Pennsylvania’s Next Governor

“I’m running against by far the most dangerous and extreme candidate ever to run for governor in Pennsylvania,” Shapiro said of his opponent, Republican Doug Mastriano. “My opponent wants to strip away state law, with no exception, and we learned just about two weeks ago that he wants to charge women with murder who have an abortion.”

Pennsylvania's Democratic attorney general Josh Shapiro speaks to a crowd during his campaign launch address for Pennsylvania governor, in Pittsburgh. Shapiro, is breaking with Gov. Tom Wolf on the centerpiece of Wolf's plan to fight climate change amid the pushback it has received from influential building trades unions. Shapiro’s statement came as he prepared Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2021 to address union leaders from the pipeline trades who planned to question him about his position. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic, File)
Keystone Hosting Candidate Forum With Josh Shapiro in Philadelphia

With Election Day looming, Democratic gubernatorial candidate Josh Shapiro will discuss the issues facing Pennsylvanians in a candidate forum that is open to the public.

Latrelle Jackson (far left) marches with Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro on August 18, 2022 in Philadelphia. (Photo by Dave Kotinsky/Getty Images for SEIU)
OP-ED: “I Deserve a Fair Wage and the Right to Unionize, so I’m Voting for Josh Shapiro”

Latrelle Jackson is one of many Pennsylvanians working two jobs to make ends meet. In this op-ed, he explains why Pennsylvania workers need Josh Shapiro fighting for them in Harrisburg.

(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)
Pennsylvania School Board Members Denounce Mastriano’s Plan to Cut School Funding in Half

A bipartisan group of more than 70 school board members from across Pennsylvania has denounced Doug Mastriano’s plan to cut school funding in half, and then funnel much of that to charter schools, cyber-charters, and homeschooling.

State Sen. Doug Mastriano, R-Franklin, a Republican candidate for Governor of Pennsylvania (AP Photo/ Carolyn Kaster)
Mastriano Shares Video That Calls Feminism “A War on True Masculinity”

When a candidate for the highest office in Pennsylvania shares content that suggests America was a better place “before women had the right to vote,” we have to ask what that means about his potential policy goals.

Pennsylvania state Sen. Doug Mastriano, R-Franklin (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
What the MAGA “Seize the Power” Prayer Tells Us About Doug Mastriano

Pennsylvania's Republican candidate for governor reportedly led a prayer that included a call to “seize the power” on Jan. 6 and another to “disregard” Pennsylvania’s certified election results.

Former President Donald Trump speaks at a rally in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., Saturday, Sept. 3, 2022. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
5 Takeaways From Donald Trump’s Wilkes-Barre Rally

The former president was in NEPA Saturday to rally for Dr. Oz, Doug Mastriano, and Jim Bognet. In the end, it was all about Trump.