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Rich? Want to be a U.S. senator? Welcome to Pennsylvania!

Pennsylvania’s high-stakes race for an open U.S. Senate seat is seeing candidates bringing big bank accounts and big-time connections from blue states.

By Marc Levy/The Associated Press

Several TV stations pull ‘Oz’ show as host runs for Senate

TV stations in Philadelphia, New York City and Cleveland are taking down the “Dr. Oz Show,” now that the show’s host, Mehmet Oz, has formally become a candidate for U.S. Senate.

By The Associated Press

Updated: October 1, 2021 | 5:44 pm

Progressive, centrist, Trumper? These Pa. 2022 candidates could change the balance of power in the U.S. Senate

More than any other state, Pennsylvania has a good shot at changing the balance of power in the U.S. Senate after the 2022 midterm election.

By Katie Meyer/WHYY

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US Senate race in Pennsylvania takes personal turn

Real estate developer Jeff Bartos slammed rival Sean Parnell for allegations related to his contentious divorce and child custody dispute.

By Marc Levy/The Associated Press

Parnell gets Trump endorsement in Pennsylvania Senate race

Former President Donald Trump is endorsing in Pennsylvania’s crowded U.S. Senate field, backing Republican Sean Parnell in what is expected to be one of the nation’s most competitive Senate contests in next year’s election. Parnell, a former Army Ranger who penned a memoir of his service in Afghanistan, was already getting enthusiastic support from Trump’s oldest son, Donald Trump Jr., before Trump’s Wednesday endorsement.

By The Associated Press