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  • Jack Wagner drops out of Pa. governor's race 
    Updated: Mar-26-14 6:04 pm
  • HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania - Former state Auditor General Jack Wagner dropped out of the Pennsylvania governor's race Wednesday, formally withdrawing his name from the primary ballot on the last day he could do so.

  • McCord, GOP in dustup over Corbett criticism 
    Updated: Mar-25-14 2:23 pm
  • HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania - The swipes between Gov. Tom Corbett and state Treasurer Rob McCord are getting nastier.

  • Democrats vow to nix Corbett plan, expand Medicaid 
    Updated: Mar-24-14 5:19 pm
  • HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania - Democrats in the running to take over Republican Gov. Tom Corbett's job next year say they would throw out his alternative plan for using federal Medicaid expansion dollars in favor of a straightforward expansion of the state-federal health insurance program.

  • Democratic candidates eye taxes to ease wealth gap 
    Updated: Mar-22-14 9:38 am
  • HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania - Under the banner of fairness and equality, the Democratic candidates for governor are proposing a grab bag of changes in Pennsylvania tax laws that would tap wealthy taxpayers and businesses to ease the economic pain of the middle class and the poor.