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  • U.S. Rep. Allyson Schwartz, candidate for the Democratic gubernatorial nomination in Pennsylvania, accompanied by her husband, David, walks to the booth to vote Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in Jenkintown, Pa. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

    Businessman Tom Wolf wins Dem nod for Pa. governor

    Pennsylvania Democrats on Tuesday tapped millionaire businessman Tom Wolf as their nominee to challenge Republican Gov. Tom Corbett after Wolf dug deep into his own pocket to finance months of folksy TV ads that catapulted him to the top of a four-way race.


  • Boyle tops Chelsea's mom-in-law in Dem House spot

    A young state representative from Philadelphia beat three rivals - including a former congresswoman who is now Chelsea Clinton's mother-in-law - to win the Democratic nomination Tuesday for an open seat in the U.S. House.


  • Democrats flock to Philly on primary election eve

    The Democratic candidates for governor concentrated on vote-rich Philadelphia on Monday, their last full day of the primary campaign before voters decide whom to nominate to take on Republican Gov. Tom Corbett in the fall.


  • Where McCord, McGinty, Schwartz and Wolf stand

    A look at where the four Democratic gubernatorial candidates - state Treasurer Rob McCord, former Clinton White House environmental adviser Katie McGinty, U.S. Rep. Allyson Schwartz and businessman Tom Wolf - stand on some key issues:


  • U.S. Rep. Allyson Schwartz, candidate for the Democratic gubernatorial nomination in Pennsylvania, center, visits with a lunch goer at Primanti's in Market Square in downtown Pittsburgh, Wednesday, May 14, 2014. (AP Photo)

    Poll: Wolf keeps hefty lead in Dem governor's race

    Tom Wolf maintains a 19-point lead over his closest competitor in Pennsylvania's four-way race for the Democratic gubernatorial nomination, according to poll results released Wednesday, as candidates launched themselves into the campaign's homestretch with a heavy schedule of public events.


  • Pa. congressional race draws big bucks, big names

    Pennsylvania's hottest congressional primary contest is generating millions of dollars in campaign spending and the personal involvement of Bill and Hillary Clinton.


  • From left, State treasurer Rob McCord, former state environmental protection secretary Katie McGinty, U.S. Rep. Allyson Schwartz and businessman Tom Wolf look on as an unidentified woman, center, interrupts the Pennsylvania Democratic Gubernatorial Primary Debate on Monday, May 12, 2014, in Philadelphia. Monday's debate is the final among the democratic gubernatorial candidates vying for the chance to challenge incumbent Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett in the November election. (AP Photo/Michael Perez)

    Answers, attacks absorb Democrats' final debate

    The final debate among the four Democrats seeking their party's nomination to take on Republican Gov. Tom Corbett in the fall veered between responses to policy questions and efforts to bend answers into attacks on front-running first-time candidate Tom Wolf.


  • A Tom Wolf loss would be stunning, pollsters say

    Tom Wolf had been heavily favored in polls for almost two months to win the four-way Democratic gubernatorial primary election before an opponent pulled the trigger on a TV attack ad against him.


  • Where McCord, McGinty, Schwartz and Wolf stand

    A look at where the four Democratic gubernatorial candidates - state Treasurer Rob McCord, former Clinton White House environmental adviser Katie McGinty, U.S. Rep. Allyson Schwartz and businessman Tom Wolf - stand on some key issues:


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