Essential Pittsburgh
9:49 pm
Wed May 14, 2014

Thursday Rundown: Gov. Corbett, And The Democrats Hoping To Unseat Him

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These topics air Thursday May 15, 2014 at noon and 8pm on 90.5 WESA.

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Governor Corbett's Chances of Reelection

Tom Corbett is considered the nation’s most vulnerable governor facing reelection. Low approval ratings and an uneasy relationship with the press have been recent hallmarks of his tenure. We’ll look at the governor’s chances for a second term, as well as the Democrats hoping to unseat him, with Philadelphia Daily News Political Columnist John Baer.

Out of State Amusement Parks

People chase their endless summer in different ways. Some visit ballparks, others beaches. A dedicated group of fun seekers visit amusement parks in search of the perfect roller coaster thrill ride. This week, travel contributor Elaine Labalme, suggests some out of state coasters to visit. 

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