file for Governor Ballot
March 11, 2014
HARRISBURG(AP) — The first candidates for Governor to file petitions to get on the
May 20 primary ballot are Democrats John Hanger and Jack Wagner and Republican
candidates who are seeking to compete for every office from state lawmaker to
governor must turn in their nomination petitions by the end of today.
filings were from Wagner, a former state auditor general, Hanger, a former
state environmental protection secretary, and Guzzardi, a conservative activist
and suburban Philadelphia businessman.
hopes to challenge Gov. Tom Corbett, while up to seven Democrats are expected
to seek the party's gubernatorial nomination.
candidates must collect valid signatures from at least 2,000 voters, including
100 in each of 10 counties. Thirty people also have filed to run for Congress,
including 15 incumbents.