Press Releases

We all make mistakes; it’s human nature. How we recover from our blunders is what defines our character and shapes our lives. And in this, even the small mistakes — the ones that you think no one will notice, or that seem too trivial to address — count. How we handle mistakes is a measure ... Read More
PHILADELPHIA – Former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina, former White House Deputy Chief of Staff and Senior Advisor Karl Rove and Republican National Committee Co-Chair Sharon Day are the first confirmed speakers for the 2015 Northeast Republican Leadership Conference, which will be taking place at the Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel from June 18th through 20th. “We’re thrilled ... Read More
HARRISBURG – Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Rob Gleason released the following statement regarding the petition filings of the PA GOP’s five judicial candidates for Pennsylvania Supreme, Superior, and Commonwealth Court. “Our team of grassroots activists went door-to-door and event to event during the past three weeks to collect more than 48,000 signatures from all ... Read More
HARRISBURG – Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Rob Gleason was proud to announce the creation of PAGOPJudges.com, a new website dedicated to educating voters about Republican Party of Pennsylvania Supreme Court candidates Judge Mike George, Judge Judy Olson and Judge Anne Covey, Superior Court candidate Judge Emil Giordano and Commonwealth Court candidate Paul Lalley. “PAGOPJudges.com ... Read More
  To listen to Lieutenant Governor Mike Stack admit that Pennsylvanians may find the Wolf tax hikes “annoying and frustrating,” please click here. HARRISBURG – After learning that Lieutenant Governor Mike Stack mentioned that many Pennsylvania consumers would find the new sales taxes on items such as Tylenol and Advil “frustrating and annoying,” PA GOP Communications Director ... Read More
It might not have been the most auspicious start to a campaign on Wednesday for Democrat Joe Sestak, whose formal announcement that he’ll try to unseat U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey contained two missteps. The former Navy admiral, who represented Pennsylvania’s 7th Congressional District from 2007 to 2011, invited people to donate to his campaign and ... Read More
HARRISBURG – Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Rob Gleason released the following statement regarding Governor Tom Wolf’s proposed FY 2015-16 Budget. “Governor Tom Wolf’s budget proposal will wreck the family budget of millions of Pennsylvanians,” Gleason said. “Governor Wolf spent his entire campaign hiding the details of his plan to raise taxes, and now we ... Read More
HARRISBURG – Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Rob Gleason released the following statement regarding Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s comments before a joint session of Congress today. “Prime Minister Netanyahu’s speech provided an important perspective on the continuing danger our world faces from Iran,” Gleason said.  “An Iran with nuclear arms is a threat to peace ... Read More
Obamacare has 21 tax increases, and raises taxes by more than $1 trillion. (“Obamacare Tax Increases Will Impact Us All,” Tax Foundation, 3/5/2013, Accessed 5/20/2014) The Medical Device Tax has already cost 33,000 U.S. jobs. (Tom Howell, “Obamacare medical device tax led to loss of 33,000 jobs, report says,”Washington Times, 2/23/2014) The medical device industry in Pennsylvania ... Read More
Tom Wolf wants to impose a state cap-and-tax on Pennsylvania. During his campaign, Tom Wolf pledged to enter Pennsylvania into the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative. (“Climate Change,” Tom Wolf For Governor, Accessed 5/20/2014) The Washington Post says Wolf’s plan is just another tax increase: “Ultimately, RGGI might best be thought of less as a solution ... Read More