State Treasurer Announces Bid For Governor; Democratic Field Now At Eight

September 24, 2013
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State Treasurer Rob McCord announced Tuesday his intention to run for Governor next year.

McCord becomes the eighth Democrat to announce an election bid for a run versus a presumed re-election effort by Republican Governor Tom Corbett.

In the Democratic field, McCord joins Congresswoman Allyson Schwartz, former state Revenue Secretary Tom Wolf, Former Secretaries of the Department of Environmental Protection Katie McGinty and John Hangar, Lebanon County commissioner Jo Ellen Litz, Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski and Pentecostal preacher Max Myers.

The 2014 primary elections are scheduled for May 20.

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