Pennsylvania GOP Blog


HARRISBURG, (October 6, 2015) – The National Federation of Independent Business, the nation’s leading small-business association, today announced its endorsements in the upcoming election to fill three vacancies on the state Supreme Court. “Small businesses are the driving force behind Pennsylvania’s economy — producing high-quality products, services, and jobs,” said Kevin Shivers, executive state director ... Read More
By: Andrew Patterson Today I’d like to share with you information about another one of our great statewide judicial candidates — Judge Emil Giordano, candidate for Superior Court. Judge Giordano’s parents came to the United States in the 1950s to seek the American dream. Emil’s parents met in night school learning English. His mother worked ... Read More
“Tom Wolf keeps breaking his campaign promises at the expense of Pennsylvania families.  On the campaign trail, Tom Wolf to promised not to raise or expand the state sales tax, only to spend his first nine months in office calling for a 10% hike and new taxes on diapers, day care, and even nursing homes. ... Read More
By Andrew Patterson As the PA GOP’s Judicial Director, I’ve had the opportunity to travel across Pennsylvania with our five statewide judicial candidates, and with five weeks to go before Election Day, I thought I’d share why I believe they’d make terrific jurists on our statewide courts. I’d like to begin with Paul Lalley, our ... Read More
HARRISBURG – Once again, Governor Tom Wolf has vetoed a Republican short-term budget plan which sought to provide emergency state funding to schools and social services throughout the Commonwealth, continuing the budget crisis he created. The move comes nearly three months after Governor Tom Wolf decided to completely veto a budget that funded increased schools ... Read More
MANHEIM, Pa. — Today, the Associated Builders & Contractors (ABC) of Pennsylvania announced their endorsement of Judge Anne Covey and Judge Judy Olson for Pennsylvania Supreme Court. Because of their strong experience in construction, labor, and employment issues and their commitment to judicial excellence, Judge Covey and Judge Olson earned the support of the free ... Read More
HARRISBURG – Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Rob Gleason released the following statement welcoming His Holiness Pope Francis to Pennsylvania. “I want to welcome His Holiness Pope Francis and everyone who is visiting our area for the 2015 World Meeting of Families to our wonderful Commonwealth,” Gleason said. “We are blessed to have a summit ... Read More