HARRISBURG — Gov. Tom Wolf easily won re-election, holding an 18 percentage point edge late Tuesday night.

U.S. Congressman Tom Marino, a Republican of Cogan Station, has been re-elected to a fifth term in office and will represent the newly redrawn 12th District.


Voters across the nation hit the polls today for the midterm election. Locally, voters are selecting a governor, U.S. Senator, 2 Congressional seats, 2 state House seats along with a voter referendum in East Buffalo Township.


Susquehanna Valley polling sites, by county, for Tuesday’s Primary Election, according to county elections offices. If you don’t know your voting precinct, search your address at votespa. com. The polls are open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Sarah Donnelly is making her first run at public office with the intent of replacing four-term state Rep. Kurt Masser. Both Elysburg residents, Donnelly, a Democrat, is challenging Masser, a Republican, for his 107th Legislative District seat in the state House of Representatives in Tuesday’…

Bob Casey had more than 3 million votes six years ago, easily securing a second consecutive landslide victory to the U.S. Senate. As the Democrat from Scranton seeks a third term, he faces a Republican challenger who is accustomed to lopsided victories of his own and looking for an upset.


Union County Elections won’t send a nonpartisan voter guide from the League of Women Voters of the Lewisburg Area to each of 26 polling stations for Tuesday’s election after the county Republican Committee challenged the practice as illegal and likened it to electioneering.


With Tuesday expected to bring hotly contested state and federal races in Pennsylvania, state officials say voters should know their rights when they head to the polls.

Sarah Donnelly, the Democratic candidate for the PA State House 107th district, sat down with the Daily Item on Tuesday for an editorial board meeting.

Republican congressional hopeful Dan Meuser supports a repeal of the Affordable Care Act but wouldn’t oppose keeping two of its key provisions in any health care plan that could theoretically take its place.

Congressional candidate Dan Meuser sat down for an editorial board meeting on Friday at the Daily Item.

HARRISBURG — Republican Scott Wagner’s campaign on Friday posted a video of the candidate delivering an angry message in which he pledged “to stomp” on the governor’s face in the upcoming election.

ERIE — President Donald Trump came to Erie Insurance Arena on Wednesday riding high on what might have been the most successful two-week period of his administration. Having narrowly won confirmation for his second appointee to the Supreme Court, sealed a new trade deal with Canada and Mexico and seen the announcement of record-low unemployment numbers, he had plenty to crow about.


LEWISBURG — The debate between incumbent Pennsylvania House Rep. Fred Keller, a Republican representing the 85th District and Democratic challenger Jennifer Rager-Kay drew a standing-room-only crowd comprised of more than 325 area residents, local politicians and party operatives.


HARRISBURG – The stakes for Monday night’s debate between Gov. Tom Wolf and Republican challenger Scott Wagner couldn’t be higher, if only because it marks the only face-to-face debate the pair are scheduled to have before the November election.

Marc Friedenberg, the Democratic candidate for the U.S. House of Representative seat in the 12th Congressional District and opponent of incumbent U.S. Rep. Tom Marino, meets with members of The Daily Item's Editorial Board on Tuesday, Sept. 12.

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