Down Ballot Effect
Pennsylvania voters are faced with only one contested primary among the statewide offices up for grabs this year. State Rep. Jennifer Mann, one of four ...
Pennsylvania voters are faced with only one contested primary among the statewide offices up for grabs this year. State Rep. Jennifer Mann, one of four Democrats seeking the post of state treasurer, hopes that a big showing by Hillary Clinton will create a coattail effect for her, as the only woman in her race.
One of her opponents, lawyer and former legislator John Cordisco, offers the AP an assessment about the effect of the presidential primary that strikes me as more realistic:
''It's made it difficult to get attention,'' he said. ''It's taken all the wind out of the room.''
Join the Discussion
After you comment, click Post. You can enter an anonymous Display Name or connect to a social profile.
LAPD Criticized for Arranging Private Meeting for Mexican Murderer2 days ago
Carl Heastie Will Be New York Assembly's Next Speaker2 days ago
John Kerry Fined for Not Shoveling Snow at His Boston House2 days ago
Pennsylvania Treasurer Resigns2 days ago
The Week in Public Finance: Atlantic City, Volcker Rule Relief and Oil Worries2 days ago
Arizona Copes with Measles Outbreak as Super Bowl Nears2 days ago