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Pennsylvania Democratic Party Announces Candidates For Special Elections In PA-7, PA-15

The Pennsylvania Democratic Party today announced the Party’s candidates to fill the vacancies left by disgraced former Congressman Pat Meehan in the current 7th Congressional District and former Congressman Charlie Dent in the current 15th Congressional District. The Party’s Executive Committee, in consultation with the Berks, Chester, Dauphin, Delaware, Lancaster, Lebanon, Lehigh, Montgomery, and Northampton ... Read more

ICYMI: Koch Brothers Spending Big AGAINST Lou Barletta

* A Koch brothers-backed nonprofit is targeting one of President Donald Trump’s favorite members of Congress as part of a new ad buy slamming House members who supported a $1.3 trillion spending package earlier this year. * Among the GOP members is Pennsylvania’s Rep. Lou Barletta, the Republican nominee challenging incumbent Democratic Sen. Bob Casey ... Read more

MEMO: Primaries Show Pennsylvania Democrats Are Ready To Move PA Forward

TO: Interested Parties FROM: Sinceré Harris, Executive Director of the Pennsylvania Democratic Party SUBJECT: Primaries Show Pennsylvania Democrats Are Ready To Move PA Forward DATE: May 21, 2018 Pennsylvania Democrats turned out last week to nominate our candidates for the general election on November 6. With Governor Wolf and Senator Casey at the top of ... Read more

Valerie Arkoosh Denounces Scott Wagner’s Support Of 6-week Abortion Ban, Trump’s Gag Rule

Today in Philadelphia, Montgomery County Commissioner Valerie Arkoosh, MD., Dr. Lisa Perriera, a Gynecologist and abortion provider at Philadelphia Women’s Center, and Dr. Sarah Horvath, an obstetrician-gynecologist in Philadelphia and Fellow with Physicians for Reproductive Health, gathered to denounce Republican gubernatorial nominee Scott Wagner’s support of House Bill 2315, a 6-week abortion ban bill which ... Read more

The Complete Guide To Lou Barletta’s Disastrous Week

Republicans Run Out of Adjectives to Describe Barletta’s ‘Lackadaisical, Disorganized’ Campaign Congressman Lou Barletta ended his primary campaign with a startlingly weak finish last Tuesday, demonstrating his inability to united Pennsylvania Republicans after 10 months in the race. But for Barletta, the problems were just starting. In the first week of the general election, Republicans ... Read more

Washington Examiner: Pennsylvania Republicans Hit The Panic Button Over Senate Nominee Lou Barletta

* Senior Republicans are sounding the alarm about Rep. Lou Barletta’s, R-Pa., struggling Senate campaign in Pennsylvania, fretting that his lackadaisical, disorganized effort will hand a third term to incumbent Sen. Bob Casey, D-Pa. * “The sense is, nobody knows what the fuck he’s doing,” a Republican strategist with Pennsylvania ties said, requesting anonymity in ... Read more

City Controller Rebecca Rhynhart, Reps. Donna Bullock, Brian Sims Discuss Why Scott Wagner Is The Very Worst Of Harrisburg

City Controller Rebecca Rhynhart and State Representatives Donna Bullock and Brian Sims gathered in Philadelphia the day after the GOP nominated Harrisburg insider Scott Wagner to be their gubernatorial nominee to call out his record of putting special interests ahead of Pennsylvanians. Scott Wagner has led the charge to block efforts to change Harrisburg and ... Read more

Pennsylvania Democratic Party Statement On Republican Senate Primary Results

Pennsylvania Democratic Party spokesperson Brandon Cwalina issued the following statement on Lou Barletta’s nomination: “Congressman Lou Barletta has built his long political career on spreading fear, dividing communities, and scapegoating immigrants. He’s spent his time in Congress voting in lockstep with Paul Ryan’s agenda of slashing taxes for large corporations and the wealthy while attacking ... Read more

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