Press Releases

 HARRISBURG – Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Rob Gleason released the following statement regarding Lieutenant Governor Jim Cawley’s victory in today’s debate in Harrisburg. “In every debate, Governor Tom Corbett and Lieutenant Governor Jim Cawley have presented the blueprint for putting Pennsylvania back to work,” Gleason said. “Over the course of the past four years, [...] Read More
Left: A screenshot of President Barack Obama’s 2012 campaign ad entitled, “Forward.” Right, a screenshot of Democrat gubernatorial candidate Tom Wolf’s latest campaign ad entitled, “Forward.” HARRISBURG – Republican Party of Pennsylvania Communications Director Megan Sweeney was not surprised to see Tom Wolf using President Barack Obama’s 2012 campaign slogan “Forward” as the name of [...] Read More
HARRISBURG – Following up on the news that Tom Wolf had filed for an income tax extension six months ago, Republican Party of Pennsylvania Communications Director Megan Sweeney released the following statement. “Why is Tom Wolf hiding his latest income tax returns?” Sweeney asked. “This spring, Ed Rendell’s former Revenue Secretary Tom Wolf asked for [...] Read More
A new survey shows Gov. Tom Corbett (R) trailing Democratic challenger Tom Wolf, 49 percent to 42 percent, the tightest margin between the two candidates in any public poll so far. The poll, released Friday by the news website Keystone Report, was conducted by Magellan Strategies, a GOP-leaning research firm based in Baton Rouge, La. [...] Read More
HARRISBURG – Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Rob Gleason was excited to hear that the unemployment rate has dropped once again under Governor Tom Corbett. “Governor Corbett has spent four years creating private sector jobs in Pennsylvania,” Gleason said. “When Governor Corbett was sworn into office, he was faced with an unemployment rate of 8.1%. [...] Read More
HARRISBURG- Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Rob Gleason released the following statement regarding Tom Wolf’s campaign event with First Lady Michelle Obama. “Tom Wolf wants to bring the Obama philosophy of more taxes, more government and more Obamacare to Pennsylvania,” Gleason said. “Tom Wolf believes Pennsylvanians should open up their pockets to pay more to [...] Read More
“Tom Wolf is now trying to extend his policy of hiding the details of his proposed income tax hikes from the campaign trail into a possible budget. For months, Tom Wolf tried to sell Pennsylvanians on the idea of raising their income taxes without providing any details. Now, the former PA Revenue Secretary is saying [...] Read More
In the last debate of the gubernatorial campaign Wednesday and a meeting with the Inquirer Editorial Board Thursday, Democratic nominee Tom Wolf reiterated his refusal to detail his plans for the state income tax. Indeed, Wolf’s studied vagueness on the subject has become familiar enough to be routine. But that shouldn’t make it any less [...] Read More
Wolf’s Campaign for a Fresh Start spokesman Mike Mikus says his offensive comments regarding veterans did not address “today’s guard.” The Fresh Start spokesman recently equated joining the PA National Guard with dodging the draft. HARRISBURG – Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Rob Gleason released the following statement regarding the Wolf campaign’s continued attacks on [...] Read More
HARRISBURG – Republican Party of Pennsylvania Communications Director Megan Sweeney released the following statement regarding Tom Wolf’s record on women’s issues. “If Tom Wolf was serious about gathering women’s input on important issues, his company wouldn’t have had an all-male Board of Directors,” Sweeney said. “Tom Wolf claimed to have ‘women in spades’ in his [...] Read More