Campaigns & Elections

Campaigns & Elections

Who is running for governor as a Republican in 2022?

With the Republican field changing by the day, we have your guide to gubernatorial candidates seeking the Republican nomination.

Campaigns & Elections

Your guide to the 2022 primary challengers

City & State’s list of all current legislators facing primary opponents in May

Lou Barletta

Jake Corman drops out of governor’s race, endorses Lou Barletta

Corman’s exit comes as Republicans worry about state Sen. Doug Mastriano’s electability in the fall

Campaigns & Elections

GOP Sen. Cris Dush calls on state to disavow ballot drop box use

The request comes one week prior to the primaries.

Campaigns & Elections

Mailer featuring gun to head of state rep causes upheaval at a Philadelphia PAC

An attack ad targeting state Rep. Elizabeth Fiedler resulted in PAC members resigning amid the fallout

News & Politics

McSwain highlights crime-fighting agenda ahead of May 17 primary

The former U.S. attorney says Pennsylvania needs a conservative outsider to handle law-and-order issues.

News & Politics

Barletta makes increased transparency in education a major focus point of his campaign

GOP candidate for governor expresses concern over sexually explicit material in schools.

Dr. Mehmet Oz

Trump visits Pennsylvania to back Oz in U.S. Senate primary

The former president said Dr. Mehmet Oz gives Republicans the best chance to win in November.

News & Politics

With Court expected to strike down Roe v. Wade, PA’s governor race could determine abortion access

The primary election is just two weeks away and some are saying the battle over reproductive rights is also on the ballot.

Capitol Beat

New poll shows Doug Mastriano with 14-point lead in Pennsylvania GOP primary for governor

The state senator is leading the Republican field in nearly every media market.

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Campaigns & Elections

A Q&A with Republican lieutenant governor candidate Clarice Schillinger

Schillinger plans to use her political background to push reforms as lieutenant governor

Campaigns & Elections

New report takes stock of Muslim voter participation in Pennsylvania

The Muslim American nonprofit Emgage is working to get the community more involved in politics.

Campaigns & Elections

Still a topic today, here’s what GOP U.S. Senate candidates said about election certification during Tuesday’s debate

Democratic U.S. Senate candidates in the race have not challenged the 2020 election results.

Shapiro

Shapiro doubles down on support for Davis after clash with Sims over TV ad

The Democratic candidate for lieutenant governor’s campaign says the ad is not misleading and shows his support for Shapiro.

Doug Mastriano

Mastriano releases goals for first 100 days if elected governor

The GOP state senator is vowing to push back against COVID-19 mandates and usher in reforms to state government.

Interviews & Profiles

A Q&A with State Rep. Summer Lee

This Pittsburgh community organizer is hoping to make the jump from state representative to congresswoman.

News & Politics

Dave White and Bill McSwain trade barbs as governor’s race intensifies

Trump statement sets off fued between the two southeastern Pennsylvania candidates