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In Pennsylvania, Shapiro’s low-key style poses test for Democrats in race for governor

The Democratic contender for governor is waging a notably drama-free campaign, betting that a relatively under the radar approach will resonate with voters.

By Marc Levy/The Associated Press

Oz releases health records to spotlight Fetterman’s stroke in Pennsylvania’s U.S. Senate race

The release of the health records comes as Oz is trying to close a gap in the polls.

By Marc Levy/The Associated Press

Updated: September 20, 2022 | 8:13 pm

Mail ballot fight persists in Pennsylvania and other key states, sure to slow count

As Election Day approaches, the fight over mail-in ballots is back. Michigan, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin are crucial swing states that allow mail-in ballots but give local election offices very little if any time before Election Day to process them.

By Marc Levy/The Associated Press

Dr. Oz, John Fetterman both target suburbs in key Pa. Senate race

The candidates in Pennsylvania’s Senate race are holding rallies, bringing in surrogates and launching hard-edged TV ads aimed at wooing influential swing voters, particularly women.

By Marc Levy/The Associated Press

John Fetterman agrees to Oct. 25 debate with Mehmet Oz in Pa. U.S. Senate race

Democratic Senate candidate John Fetterman of Pennsylvania said Wednesday that he has agreed to an Oct. 25 televised debate against his Republican rival, Dr. Mehmet Oz.

By Marc Levy/The Associated Press

John Fetterman agrees to 1 debate against Dr. Oz in Pa. Senate race

Pennsylvania Democratic Senate candidate John Fetterman’s campaign says he’ll participate in just one debate.

By Marc Levy/The Associated Press

Dr. Oz and Pat Toomey call on John Fetterman to debate in Pa. Senate race

Republican Senate candidate Dr. Mehmet Oz is teaming up with U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey to publicly call on his Democratic rival in Pennsylvania, John Fetterman, to participate in a debate.

By Marc Levy/The Associated Press

Dr. Mehmet Oz’s Senate bid in Pennsylvania could be a Muslim first but is ‘complicated’

Oz, whose parents emigrated from Turkey, calls himself a “secular Muslim.”

By Marc Levy/The Associated Press

Mehmet Oz sharpens attack on John Fetterman health after ‘crudites’ flub

Dr. Mehmet Oz is taking a sharper tone in attacking the health of Democrat John Fetterman in their Pennsylvania Senate race.

By Marc Levy/The Associated Press