ADVERTISEMENT

Jack Wagner Weighs Possible 2014 Bid for Governor



Former Pennsylvania Auditor General Jack Wagner says he's giving serious thought to entering the already crowded 2014 Democratic race for governor.
 
Wagner said Monday that his 20 years in state government has instilled in him a passion for good government and that he would offer common-sense solutions to politically thorny issues like transportation funding and public-school reform.
The 65-year-old Wagner won two statewide races as auditor general but lost the 2010 Democratic gubernatorial nomination to former Allegheny County executive Dan Onorato.
 
In May, Wagner was the runner-up for the mayoral nomination in his home city of Pittsburgh. Wagner would be the only gubernatorial candidate from western Pennsylvania in a field of six other hopefuls.
 
He says he'll make up his mind in September about whether to run.


Filed Under :  
Topics : Politics
Social :
Locations : Allegheny CountyPennsylvaniaPittsburghWestern Pennsylvania
People : Dan OnoratoJack Wagner
A   A   A
 
The 11th Hour - Guests & Topics April 21st-25th 2014
Monday April 21st James B. Huntington, PH.D Choosing a Lasting Career The Job-by-Job Outlook for Work's New Age Work's New Age Blog Tuesday April 22nd David Ickes Wednesday April 23rd Barry Ickes Thursday April...
Read More
Dial N Deal - April 18th 2014
GPX Karaoke Party Machine with CD and G&CD player, professional microphone and other features, $79.99 new, newver used, new-in-box - $50 Gibson Imperial Dinnerware Set 16-piece, porcelain, never used, new-in-box $25 Samuel, Altoona...
Read More
The 11th Hour - Guests & Topics April 11th-18th 2014
Monday April 14th Dr. Gabe Mirkin Dr. Mirkin.com Dr. Gabe Mirkin on Fitness & Health Facebook page Dr. Mirkin on Twitter Tuesday April 15th David Ickes Wednesday April 16th Thursday April 17th Adam Conrad - Real...
Read More