Press Releases

HARRISBURG — The Rafferty for Attorney General campaign is proud to announce that the Pennsylvania State Corrections Officers Association (PSCOA) is endorsing John Rafferty in the race for the Office of Attorney General. Please see the attached letter of endorsement from PSCOA President Jason Bloom. Click here to read the Pennsylvania State Corrections Officers Association ... Read More
HARRISBURG — Nearly 757,000 more Republicans and 683,000 fewer Democrats voted in the last Tuesday’s election compared to the 2008 Primary, according to the latest numbers from the Pennsylvania Department of State. The drastic shift in voter turnout follows news of historic gains in voter registration for the Grand Old Party in the Keystone State. ... Read More
Rafferty for AG Launches TakePoliticsOut.com HARRISBURG — The Rafferty for Attorney General campaign challenged Democratic Attorney General candidate Josh Shapiro to join John Rafferty in agreeing to take politics out of the Office of Attorney General by agreeing to not run for higher office. “The race for the Office of Attorney General is critically important ... Read More
HARRISBURG – The Rafferty for Attorney General campaign is proud to announce that the Laborers’ District Council of Western Pennsylvania is endorsing John Rafferty in the race for the Office of Attorney General. “Western Pennsylvania Laborers are proud to endorse John Rafferty for Attorney General” said Phil Ameris, President of the Laborers’ District Council of ... Read More
HARRISBURG — Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Rob Gleason released the following statement regarding Pennsylvania’s Primary Election results. “Today, hundreds of thousands of Pennsylvanians voiced their public support for Pat Toomey’s re-election,” Gleason said. “Pat Toomey is a strong leader who has fought to lower taxes, create jobs and keep our nation safe. We will ... Read More
HARRISBURG – Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Rob Gleason released the following statement today in observance of Passover. “This evening, Pennsylvania’s Jewish families gather around the Seder table to commemorate one of the greatest stories of perseverance and freedom in human history. Passover’s important lessons of faith, hope and love contain lessons for people of ... Read More
HARRISBURG – PA GOP Chairman Rob Gleason released the following statement on Pennsylvania’s Tax Freedom Day, the day when Pennsylvanians have collectively earned enough money to pay this year’s federal, state and local taxes. “Today, Pennsylvanians finally begin to work for themselves and not the government,” PA GOP Chairman Rob Gleason said.  “It is terrible ... Read More
“Katie McGinty’s questionable ethics are in the spotlight once again. After making a career out of taking trips through the revolving door between the public and private sectors, Katie McGinty is now refusing to come clean about her past as a lobbyist and $120,000 campaign contribution from a company who received preferential treatment from her ... Read More
HARRISBURG – PA GOP Chairman Rob Gleason released the following statement marking Tax Day 2016. “Today we observe Tax Day at a time when Pennsylvanians are faced with higher taxes than ever before,” Gleason said. “From Washington to Harrisburg, liberal Democrats are trying to force Pennsylvania’s working families to foot their bill for a far-left ... Read More
Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane won election resoundingly four years ago, as well as the Inquirer’s endorsement, promising to be a “prosecutor, not a politician.” She proved to be not much of either, botching a series of high-profile corruption cases and the ensuing political controversies. Having narrowly survived a justified effort to remove her from ... Read More