Op-Ed: Why I am—and you should be—excited about Scott Wagner

Why I am—and you should be—excited about Scott Wagner By Val DiGiorgio, Chairman, Republican Party of Pennsylvania Regardless of where I go, I will always be a South Philly kid at heart.  I loved growing up there, and I was saddened as I watched our neighborhood decline. Schools got worse, crime increased and taxes went up […]

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PA GOP STATEMENT: Wolf campaign goes negative, distorts truth in first move of General Election

    Harrisburg, Pa. — Wednesday, after spending the primary bashing Republicans for neglecting the issues and running negative campaigns in the primary, Gov. Tom Wolf’s re-election campaign started their General Election effort by launching a negative, distorted, personal attack ad against Republican Gubernatorial nominee Scott Wagner. Wolf’s campaign stretches and edits remarks to try […]

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PA GOP STATEMENT: Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Val DiGiorgio congratulates endorsed candidates on Primary Election victories

Harrisburg, Pa. — Tuesday, the Republican Party of Pennsylvania’s endorsed candidates of Congressman Lou Barletta for U.S. Senate, State Sen. Scott Wagner for Governor, and Jeff Bartos for Lt. Governor won their Primary races.  In response, Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Val DiGiorgio issued the following statement: “Just over three months ago, our team of […]

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Op-Ed: Do You Like Your Larger Paycheck and a Booming Economy? Support Lou Barletta, Scott Wagner, and Jeff Bartos on Primary Day

By Val DiGiorgio, Chairman, Republican Party of Pennsylvania The news is out across the country: the U.S. economy is booming, the nation’s unemployment is below four percent, African-American unemployment rates are at historic lows, and lagging state budgets are benefitting from increased consumer spending as a result of Republican-led federal tax cuts just six months […]

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PA GOP STATEMENT: Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Val DiGiorgio supports President Trump’s establishment of the White House Faith and Opportunity Initiative

Harrisburg, Pa. — Thursday, in recognition of the National Day of Prayer, President Donald Trump signed an Executive Order establishing the White House Faith and Opportunity Initiative, which will help inform White House faith-based policy, ensure a focus on religious liberty, and allow for greater partnership between the federal government and the faith community. Pennsylvania […]

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PA GOP STATEMENT: Chairman DiGiorgio sends letter to Sen. Casey urging him to support David Porter’s confirmation

PA GOP STATEMENT: Chairman DiGiorgio sends letter to Sen. Casey urging him to support David Porter’s confirmation Harrisburg, Pa. — Tuesday, Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Val DiGiorgio sent a letter to U.S. Sen. Bob Casey imploring him to stop his obstruction of David Porter, President Trump’s latest nominee to the Third Circuit U.S. Court […]

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PA GOP STATEMENT: Wolf’s severance tax is bad for Pennsylvania

Harrisburg, Pa. — Monday afternoon, Gov. Tom Wolf once again called for the passage of an economy-stifling natural gas severance tax. In response, Pennsylvania Republican Party Chairman Val DiGiorgio made the following statement: “In another futile attempt to quench his insatiable appetite for cradle-to-grave tax increases, Gov. Tom Wolf has once again chosen his ideology […]

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