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Pittsburgh City Paper: A Booster For Gubernatorial Candidate Paul Mango Spouts Anti-LGBTQ Rhetoric On Controversial Podcast

* In January, business consultant and gubernatorial candidate Paul Mango (R-Pine Township) participated in a video interview with the controversial Rev. Hyung Jin Moon, the leader of a far-right Christian church in Northeastern Pennsylvania that worships AR-15 automatic rifles. * On Feb. 15, a volunteer and campaign booster for Mango made an appearance on Moon’s ... Read more

MEMO: GOP Gubernatorial Candidates Support Partisan Gerrymandering

TO: Editorial Board Editors FROM: Sinceré Harris, Executive Director of the Pennsylvania Democratic Party DATE: January 23, 2018 SUBJECT: GOP Gubernatorial Candidates Support Partisan Gerrymandering Yesterday, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court struck down the current gerrymandered congressional map and ordered that they be redrawn. However, over the weekend at a debate, Mike Turzai, Paul Mango, and ... Read more

PA GOP Leaders Snub Mitch McConnell’s Handpicked Candidate

Barletta’s Primary Problems Mount As Legislative Leaders Back Christiana Pennsylvania’s Republican House Speaker, House Majority Leader, and Senate Majority Leader are sending a clear message: they are not sold on Mitch McConnell’s handpicked candidate Congressman Lou Barletta. This week, State Representative Jim Christiana has earned the endorsements of Senate Leader Jake Corman, House Leader Dave ... Read more

Philly.com: GOP Tax Plan Would Cut Jobs, Increase Tax Burden, And Raise Insurance Premiums For Philly | Mayor Kenney

* Residents of the Philadelphia region will pay more in taxes and get fewer community improvements if the Trump administration’s tax bill passes. * This bill also eliminates the student loan deduction, the employer-provided child care credit, and the credit for expenditures for disabled individuals. To end all those credits and deductions for working people ... Read more

WEBSITE LAUNCH: JobsMangoCreated.com

Today, the Pennsylvania Democratic Party launched a new website: JobsMangoCreated.com to help Paul Mango set the record straight on his bogus job creation claims.  “If Paul Mango can’t name a single example of how he has created jobs despite his wild claims, how can Pennsylvanians trust him to run our commonwealth?” said Beth Melena, communications ... Read more

Voters And Constituents Across Southeast PA Keep Pressure On Vulnerable Republican Members Of Congress

Events Highlight Grassroots Backlash to Hold Costello, Meehan, and Fitzpatrick Accountable And Demand Better Voters and constituents across Southeastern, PA continued making Congressional office visits and held a series of rallies to save and expand access to quality affordable healthcare. Yesterday’s events are a continuation of a series of events that have taken place throughout ... Read more

Will Senator Langerholc Return Campaign Cash For Breaking Central Campaign Promise?

Pennsylvania State Senator Wayne Langerholc promised to refuse a state pension during his campaign. But now that he’s in office, he’s changing his tune. The Johnstown Tribune Democrat reported that donors are demanding their money back from Langerholc for breaking his central campaign promise not to accept a state pension. “In typical Trump-era Republican fashion, ... Read more

Pennsylvanians To GOP Congressmen: Protect The ACA

This week demonstrators rallied outside the offices of congressmen who want to take health care away from hundreds of thousands of Pennsylvanians. The message was simple: no one will stand for GOP congressmen’s support of Trumpcare, which will raise the cost of healthcare for many here in Pennsylvania and strip coverage away from millions of ... Read more

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