You are on page 1of 26

From:

McGinty,Kathleen

Senttime:

06/22/201508:13:42AM

To:
Subject:

<
FW:QPoll

From:Nicastre,Mark
Sent:Monday,June22,20157:54:06AM
To:McGinty,Kathleen
Subject:Re:QPoll

33n.(PAonly)IftheelectionforUnitedStatesSenatorwerebeingheldtoday,andthecandidateswereJoeSestaktheDemocratand
PatToomeytheRepublican,forwhomwouldyouvote?
Tot
Sestak36%
Toomey47
SMONEELSE(VOL)1
WLDN'TVOTE(VOL)2
DK/NA14

33o.(PAonly)IftheelectionforUnitedStatesSenatorwerebeingheldtoday,andthecandidateswereEdPawlowskitheDemocratand
PatToomeytheRepublican,forwhomwouldyouvote?
Tot
Pawlowski28%
Toomey52
SMONEELSE(VOL)1
WLDN'TVOTE(VOL)3
DK/NA16

33p.(PAonly)IsyouropinionofPatToomeyfavorable,unfavorableorhaven'tyouheardenoughabouthim?
Tot
Favorable47%
Unfavorable24
Hvn'thrdenough28
REFUSED1

33q.(PAonly)IsyouropinionofJoeSestakfavorable,unfavorableorhaven'tyouheardenoughabouthim?
Tot
Favorable26%
Unfavorable15
Hvn'thrdenough58
REFUSED1

33r.(PAonly)IsyouropinionofEdPawlowskifavorable,unfavorableorhaven'tyouheardenoughabouthim?
Tot
Favorable6%
Unfavorable8
Hvn'thrdenough85
REFUSED1

From:McGinty,Kathleen
Sent:Monday,June22,20157:49AM
To:Nicastre,Mark
Subject:RE:QPoll

Thx.Canusendmethetoomeynumbers??
From:Nicastre,Mark
Sent:Monday,June22,20157:19:52AM
To:Shafer,Joseph;Sheridan,Jerey;Hanger,John;McGinty,Kathleen;Isenhour,Mary;Albright,Randolph;Smyler,Denise
(GC)
Subject:QPoll

Pennsylvaniavotersapprove4732percentofthejobGov.TomWolfisdoingandgiveU.S.Sen.RobertCaseya4829percentjob
approvalrating.
"Withhealthyjobapprovalandfavorabilityratingsandopponentswhohaveveryweakorevennegligiblerecognition,Republican
incumbentU.S.Sen.PatToomeyseemstobeoncruisecontrolfornow,"saidTimMalloy,assistantdirectoroftheQuinnipiac
UniversityPoll.
"PennsylvaniaGov.TomWolfprolongsthehoneymoonwithjobapprovalnumbershisRepublicanpredecessor,TomCorbett,couldonly
havedreamedof."

34.Doyouapproveordisapproveoftheway(FL)RickScott/(OH)JohnKasich/(PA)TomWolfishandlinghisjobasGovernor?
FLOHPA
ScottKasichWolf
Approve39%60%47%
Disapprove493032
DK/NA121021

35.Doyouapproveordisapproveofthewaythestatelegislatureishandlingitsjob?
FLOHPA
Approve33%42%28%
Disapprove504153
DK/NA171719

From:

McGinty,Kathleen

Senttime:

06/22/201508:13:42AM

To:
Subject:

<
FW:QPoll

From:Nicastre,Mark
Sent:Monday,June22,20157:54:06AM
To:McGinty,Kathleen
Subject:Re:QPoll

33n.(PAonly)IftheelectionforUnitedStatesSenatorwerebeingheldtoday,andthecandidateswereJoeSestaktheDemocratand
PatToomeytheRepublican,forwhomwouldyouvote?
TotSestak36%Toomey47SMONEELSE(VOL)1WLDN'TVOTE(VOL)2DK/NA14
33o.(PAonly)IftheelectionforUnitedStatesSenatorwerebeingheldtoday,andthecandidateswereEdPawlowskitheDemocratand
PatToomeytheRepublican,forwhomwouldyouvote?
TotPawlowski28%Toomey52SMONEELSE(VOL)1WLDN'TVOTE(VOL)3DK/NA16
33p.(PAonly)IsyouropinionofPatToomeyfavorable,unfavorableorhaven'tyouheardenoughabouthim?
TotFavorable47%Unfavorable24Hvn'thrdenough28REFUSED1
33q.(PAonly)IsyouropinionofJoeSestakfavorable,unfavorableorhaven'tyouheardenoughabouthim?
TotFavorable26%Unfavorable15Hvn'thrdenough58REFUSED1
33r.(PAonly)IsyouropinionofEdPawlowskifavorable,unfavorableorhaven'tyouheardenoughabouthim?
TotFavorable6%Unfavorable8Hvn'thrdenough85REFUSED1

From:McGinty,Kathleen
Sent:Monday,June22,20157:49AM
To:Nicastre,Mark
Subject:RE:QPoll

Thx.Canusendmethetoomeynumbers??
From:Nicastre,Mark
Sent:Monday,June22,20157:19:52AM
To:Shafer,Joseph;Sheridan,Jerey;Hanger,John;McGinty,Kathleen;Isenhour,Mary;Albright,Randolph;Smyler,Denise
(GC)
Subject:QPoll

Pennsylvaniavotersapprove4732percentofthejobGov.TomWolfisdoingandgiveU.S.Sen.RobertCaseya4829percentjob
approvalrating.
"Withhealthyjobapprovalandfavorabilityratingsandopponentswhohaveveryweakorevennegligiblerecognition,Republican
incumbentU.S.Sen.PatToomeyseemstobeoncruisecontrolfornow,"saidTimMalloy,assistantdirectoroftheQuinnipiac
UniversityPoll.
"PennsylvaniaGov.TomWolfprolongsthehoneymoonwithjobapprovalnumbershisRepublicanpredecessor,TomCorbett,couldonly
havedreamedof."

34.Doyouapproveordisapproveoftheway(FL)RickScott/(OH)JohnKasich/(PA)TomWolfishandlinghisjobasGovernor?

FLOHPAScottKasichWolfApprove39%60%47%Disapprove493032DK/NA121021
35.Doyouapproveordisapproveofthewaythestatelegislatureishandlingitsjob?
FLOHPAApprove33%42%28%Disapprove504153DK/NA171719

From:

Stone,Sophie

Senttime:

07/17/201508:54:43AM

To:

Stone,Sophie

Subject:

Governor'sOfficePressClipsJuly17,2015

SchoolsThatTeachTour

WilliamsportSunGazette:Governordefendsproposalsatcityschool(Subscriptionrequired)
http://www.sungazette.com/page/content.detail/id/639007/Governordefendsproposalsatcityschool.html?nav=5011

MiltonStandardJournal:WolfvisitWilliamsport(Subscriptionrequired)
http://www.standardjournal.com/news/local/article 8da804de2c7e11e5915fb7fdfec3c46f.html

StateCollege.com:Wolfproposespropertytaxcuts,increaseineducationfunding
http://www.statecollege.com/news/centrecountygazette/wolfproposespropertytaxcutsincreaseineducationfunding,1464757/

PittsburghPostGazette:Pennsylvaniaeducationsecretary'jumpsinto''educationalroundtable
http://www.postgazette.com/local/south/2015/07/17/Educationsecretaryjumpsintoeducationalroundtable/stories/201507170085

ProfilePieces

HarrisburgMagazine:Harrisburg'sEmpoweredFuture:5LocalWomenInspiringOurCity
http://www.harrisburgmagazine.com/July2015/HarrisburgsEmpoweredFuture/

TulaneUniversity:TulanealumnaappointedPa.physiciangeneral
http://tulane.edu/news/newwave/071015_rachellevinepaphysiciangeneral.cfm

BudgetImpasse

MorningCall:Gov.Wolfpraisesmayors,pitchesspendingplan
http://www.mcall.com/news/local/mcgovwolfvisitsmayorsassociationdinner20150716story.html

AP:Houselawmakerfloats'middleoftheroad'budgetproposal
http://www.philly.com/philly/news/politics/20150716 ap 75a19569ae2d465b964eb0a79205ec18.html

PhiladelphiaInquirer:Buckslawmakertriessolitarypathtoabudgetdeal
http://www.philly.com/philly/news/politics/20150717 Bucks lawmaker tries solitary path to a budget deal.html#RdWUCUQV7Oyd7ULO.99

TribuneReview:GOPlawmakerproposesincometaxincrease,severancetaxtobreakimpasse
http://triblive.com/news/adminpage/875478474/taxpercentdigirolamo#ixzz3g9Rm82b5

WITF:AsPABudgetStalemateContinues,OneMaverickOffersACompromise
http://wesa.fm/post/pabudgetstalematecontinuesonemaverickofferscompromise

PatriotNews:GOPlawmakerproposesseverance,incometaxh ketobreakbudgetstalemate:FridayMorningCoffee
http://blog.pennlive.com/capitolnotebook/2015/07/gop_lawmaker_proposes_severanc.html

PLSReporter:GOPHousememberunveilsbudgetalternative
http://plsreporter.com/Home/TabId/56/ArtMID/472/ArticleID/830/GOPHousememberunveilsbudgetalternative.aspx

AroundtheCapitol:DiGirolamounveilsalternativeGOPbudgetproposal
http://wallaby.telicon.com/PA/library/2015/20150716CZ.HTM

PatriotNews:NonewbudgetnegotiationswithGov.TomWolf,saysspokesman
http://www.pennlive.com/politics/index.ssf/2015/07/no movement on state budget ne.html#incart river

BeaverCountyTimes:ProWolfbudgetmailerstargetGOPlegislators
http://www.timesonline.com/news/politics/prowolfbudgetmailerstargetgoplegislators/article 454b22802bf611e5825a
c3cd6803ecbc.html/?REFERMI=Homelead

PatriotNews:Slideshow:Pennsylvania'shistoryofblownbudgetdeadlines
http://www.pennlive.com/politics/index.ssf/2015/07/pennsylvanias history of blown.html#incart river

WatchdogArena:PAscumbersomebudgetbattlecontinuesintoAugust
http://watchdog.org/229635/republicansfightvetobudget/

GettysburgTimes:Vetoesjeopardizemillionsinstatefunding,revenue,savings(Subscriptionrequired)
http://www.gettysburgtimes.com/opinion/staff columns/article 17a5cf9001f35b4aa15ea34d376fa9e0.html

Budget:Commentary

BucksCountyCourierTimes:Sec.Tennis:Saveresourcesandlives
http://www.buckscountycouriertimes.com/opinion/letters/saveresourcesandlives/article 0deee8daa4345558adbeb14fc1971600.html

YorkDispatch:OpEdbyRep.PhillipsHill:Theneedforpensionrelief
http://www.yorkdispatch.com/opinion/ci_28492868/opedneedpensionrelief

YorkDispatch:OpEdbyRep.Grove:Vetoedbudgetstrengthensdrugandalcoholabuseprograms
http://www.yorkdispatch.com/opinion/ci 28492867/opedvetoedbudgetstrengthensdrugandalcohol


DoylestownIntelligencer:OpEdbyCommonwealthFoundation:Harrisburgignoringthebiggestbudgetbuster
http://www.theintell.com/opinion/harrisburgignoringthebiggestbudgetbuster/article ebdf923f333551d9a421a8fe5cfab762.html

PatriotNews:OpEdbyCommonwealthFoundation:Lawmakersaremissingtherealstatebudgetbuster
http://www.pennlive.com/opinion/2015/07/lawmakers are missing the real.html#incart 2box opinion

LNP:OpEdbyCommonwealthFoundation:Wolf,wantinghisway,issayingnotoprogress
http://lancasteronline.com/opinion/columnists/wolfwantinghiswayissayingnotoprogress/article 97d0d87e2bec11e5ac69
27d439b94cc2.html

DelcoDailyTimes:GeneBarr:RepublicansinHarrisburggetitrightonPa.sbudget
http://www.delcotimes.com/opinion/20150715/lettertotheeditorrepublicansinharrisburggetitrightonpasbudget

Forbes:OpEdbyPatGleason:BoozeMonopoly,BillionsInTaxHikesAtStakeInPABudgetStandoff
http://www.forbes.com/sites/patrickgleason/2015/07/16/pabudget/

Budget:LetterstotheEditor

PottstownMercury:VotersgaveGov.Wolfamandate
http://www.pottsmerc.com/opinion/20150717/lettersvotersgavegovwolfamandate

CitizensVoice:Wolfrighttovetoplantoprivatizestatestoresystem
http://citizensvoice.com/opinion/wolfrighttovetoplantoprivatizestatestoresystem1.1912898

LNP:GOPdelegation:kudosonenergyjobs
http://lancasteronline.com/opinion/gopdelegationkudosonenergyjobs/article 2fa83b622af611e5bbfc231ae07317f8.html

PhiladelphiaInquirer:Drillerspayingshare
http://www.philly.com/philly/opinion/20150717_Honoring_heritage_at_home.html

Education:Funding

PittsburghPostGazette:Pensionslistedastopreasonforschooltaxincreases
http://www.postgazette.com/news/education/2015/07/17/Pensionslistedastopreasonforschooltaxincreases/stories/201507170082

Education:Testing

PhiladelphiaInquirer:Fallingscores,changingtestincreasefocusonPa.exams
http://www.philly.com/philly/education/20150717 Falling scores changing test increase focus on Pa exams.html#Lxur0G3ZxPxiHUQy.99
PatriotNews:Testscoresdropduetomore'rigorous'standards,saysPa.DepartmentofEducation
http://www.pennlive.com/midstate/index.ssf/2015/07/test scores drop due to more r.html#incart river

HigherEducation

PhiladelphiaInquirer:TuitionatPennStatesettoincrease2.7percent
http://www.philly.com/philly/education/20150717 Tuition at Penn State set to increase 2 7 percent.html#LGXLMsrmPQCQsxyW.99

PatriotNews:PennStatemaypassabudgetwithoutknowingfinalstatecontribution
http://www.pennlive.com/midstate/index.ssf/2015/07/penn state may pass a budget w.html#incart river

CentreDailyTimes:PennStateplanshistoricallylowtuitionincrease,conservativebudget
http://www.centredaily.com/2015/07/16/4837976/pennstateplanshistorically.html

CriminalJusticeReform

PhiladelphiaInquirer:CallsinPa.foreasierremovalofcriminalrecords
http://www.philly.com/philly/news/local/20150717 Pa advocates Make it easier to clean criminal records.html#bgRqsCkq0gbpylOC.99

AGKane

PhiladelphiaDailyNews:Editorial:Kane'sconundrumIfindicted,shewon'tquithowwillwebeabletotrusther?
http://www.philly.com/philly/opinion/20150717 DN Editorial KANE S CONUNDRUM.html#AlolKokzlRLKGb2E.99

PAPolitics

DelcoDailyTimes:Democraticcandidatein161stDistricttalkseducation(Gov.Wolfmentioned)
http://www.delcotimes.com/generalnews/20150716/democraticcandidatein161stdistricttalkseducation

TribuneReview:ObamatospeakinPittsburghatVFWconvention(Gov.Wolfmentioned)
http://triblive.com/news/adminpage/875645674/conventionveteransvfw#ixzz3g9VyO8gg

Newsworks:WhynotJoeSestak?(McGintymentioned)
http://www.newsworks.org/index.php/offmic/item/84213democraticleadersdontlikejoesestak

StateNews

AP:PennDOTworkerkilled,4hurtinnorthernPennsylvaniacrash
http://www.mcall.com/news/nationworld/pennsylvania/mcpapenndotcrashfatality20150716story.html

From:

Stone,Sophie

Senttime:

06/22/201510:34:15AM

To:

Stone,Sophie

Subject:

June22ndQuinnipiacPollresults

Gov.Wolfresultsmarkedinred.

June22,2015DemsAheadInFlorida,OhioSenateRaces,QuinnipiacUniversitySwingStatePollFindsToomeyGivesGOPEdgeIn
Pennsylvania
PDFformat
Democraticcandidatesholdsmallearlyleadsin2016U.S.SenateracesinFloridaandOhio,whileRepublicanincumbentU.S.Sen.PatToomeyis
aheadinPennsylvania,accordingtoaQuinnipiacUniversitySwingStatePollreleasedtoday.
OhioGov.JohnKasichenjoysa21jobapprovalrating,whileFloridaGov.RickScottisstuckinajobapprovalholeandPennsylvaniaGov.Tom
Wolfhasamodestapprovalrating,theindependentQuinnipiac(KWINuhpeack)UniversityPollfinds.TheSwingStatePollfocusesonFlorida,
OhioandPennsylvaniabecausesince1960nocandidatehaswonthepresidentialracewithouttakingatleasttwoofthesethreestates.
PresidentBarackObamahasanegativejobapprovalratinginallthreestates:
4351percentinFlorida
4056percentinOhio
4255percentinPennsylvania.

"AllthreeswingstatesareexpectedtohaveverycompetitiveU.S.Senateraces.NoneofthecandidatesinFloridaarewellknowntovoters,while
thePennsylvaniaandOhioracesinvolvecandidateswhohaverunstatewidepreviously,"saidPeterA.Brown,assistantdirectoroftheQuinnipiac
Poll."DemocratsholdanearlyedgeintheSunshineState,butnocandidatefromeitherpartyhasmuchvisibilityatthispoint."
"InOhioandPennsylvania,however,themajorcandidatesarewellknown.FormerOhioGov.TedStricklandhasaslimedgeoverincumbentGOP
Sen.RobPortmaninaraceRepublicanshadseenasrelativelysafe.NextdoorinPennsylvania,RepublicanU.S.Sen.PatToomeyhasalargerthan
expectedleadoverJoeSestak,whomhedefeatedtowintheseatsixyearsago.ThebettingisthatwhenElectionDaycomesallthreeofthese
Senateraceswillbeclose."
"PresidentBarackObamaisunlikelytobemuch,ifany,helptotheDemocraticcandidates.Hisjobapprovalnumbersareclosetohisalltimelowin
PennsylvaniaandwellbelowwaterinOhioandFlorida,"Brownadded.
Florida
Inpossiblematchupsinthe2016U.S.SenateraceinFlorida:
DemocraticU.S.Rep.PatrickMurphytopsRepublicanLt.Gov.CarlosLopezCantera4028percent
DemocraticU.S.Rep.AlanGraysontopsLopezCantera3731percent
MurphytopsRepublicanU.S.Rep.RonDeSantis3931percent
GraysontopsDeSantis3832percent

Thepossiblecandidatesarelargelyunknownatthispointasthepercentageofvoterswhodon'tknowenoughabouteachcandidaterangesfrom
62percentto81percent.
FloridavotersgiveGov.RickScottanegative3949percentjobapprovalrating,hislowestscoresinceanegative3649percentscoreinaMarch
20,2013,QuinnipiacUniversitypoll.Scotthasneverhadapositivejobapprovalrating,sincea3522percentscoreinhisfirstpollafterhewas
elected.
U.S.Sen.BillNelsongetsa4827percentjobapprovalrating,withU.S.Sen.MarcoRubioat5038percent.
"TheU.S.SenatecandidatesinFloridamightwanttoputtheirpicturesonmilkcartonstoincreasetheirvisibility.U.S.Rep.AlanGraysonisthe
bestknown,but62percentofvotersdon'tknowhimwellenoughtohaveanopinionabouthim.The'don'tknow'numbersfortheothersareeven
worse."
Ohio
FormerGov.TedStrickland,aDemocrat,hasa4640percentleadoverRepublicanU.S.Sen.RobPortman,whoisupforreelectionin2016.
PortmantopsCincinnatiCityCouncilmemberP.G.Sittenfeld4924percent.
Theincumbenthasa4928percentjobapprovalratinganda4321percentfavorability.Stricklandgetsa4729percentfavorabilityrating,while

85percentofvotershaven'theardenoughaboutSittenfeldtoformanopinion.
Gov.JohnKasichhasa6030percentjobapprovalrating,brushingupagainsthisalltimehighof6128percentApril6.
U.S.Sen.SherrodBrownhasa5031percentjobapprovalrating.
"Gov.JohnKasichwasreelectedinalandslidein2014,whilePresidentBarackObamacarriedtheBuckeyeStatecomfortablyin2012,"Brown
said.
"YetKasichremainsapoliticalicon,whileObamamighthavedifficultywinninginOhiothesedays,factorswhichcouldboostSen.RobPortman's
reelectionchances,"Brownadded."Butit'stoosoontobesurewhereanyone'snumberswillbeonElectionDay17monthsfromnow."
Pennsylvania
Inarematchofthe2010U.S.SenateraceintheKeystoneState,RepublicanincumbentSen.PatToomeyleadspossibleDemocraticchallengerJoe
Sestak4736percent.
ToomeytopsanotherDemocrat,AllentownMayorEdPawlowski5228percent.
Toomeyhasa5128percentjobapprovalratinganda4724percentfavorabilityrating.Hispossiblechallengersarelargelyunknownas58
percentofvotershaven'theardenoughaboutSestaktoformanopinionofhim,and85percenthaven'theardenoughaboutPawlowski.
Pennsylvaniavotersapprove4732percentofthejobGov.TomWolfisdoingandgiveU.S.Sen.RobertCaseya4829percentjobapproval
rating.
"Withhealthyjobapprovalandfavorabilityratingsandopponentswhohaveveryweakorevennegligiblerecognition,Republicanincumbent
U.S.Sen.PatToomeyseemstobeoncruisecontrolfornow,"saidTimMalloy,assistantdirectoroftheQuinnipiacUniversityPoll.
"PennsylvaniaGov.TomWolfprolongsthehoneymoonwithjobapprovalnumbershisRepublicanpredecessor,TomCorbett,couldonlyhave
dreamedof."
FromJune415QuinnipiacUniversitysurveyed:
1,147Floridavoterswithamarginoferrorof+/2.9percentagepoints
1,191Ohiovoterswithamarginoferrorof+/2.8percentagepoints
970Pennsylvaniavoterswithamarginoferrorof+/3.2percentagepoints.

Liveinterviewerscalllandlinesandcellphones.
TheQuinnipiacUniversityPoll,directedbyDouglasSchwartz,Ph.D.,conductspublicopinionsurveysinPennsylvania,NewYork,NewJersey,
Connecticut,Florida,Ohio,Virginia,Iowa,Coloradoandthenationasapublicserviceandforresearch.
Formoreinformation,visithttp://www.quinnipiac.edu/polling,call(203)5825201,orfollowusonTwitter@QuinnipiacPoll.
33a.(FLonly)IftheelectionforUnitedStatesSenatorwerebeingheldtoday,andthecandidateswerePatrickMurphytheDemocratandCarlos
LopezCanteratheRepublican,forwhomwouldyouvote?
Tot
Murphy40%
LopezCantera28
SMONEELSE(VOL)1
WLDN'TVOTE(VOL)5
DK/NA27

33b.(FLonly)IftheelectionforUnitedStatesSenatorwerebeingheldtoday,andthecandidateswereAlanGraysontheDemocratandCarlos
LopezCanteratheRepublican,forwhomwouldyouvote?
Tot
Grayson37%
LopezCantera31
SMONEELSE(VOL)1
WLDN'TVOTE(VOL)5
DK/NA26

33c.(FLonly)IftheelectionforUnitedStatesSenatorwerebeingheldtoday,andthecandidateswerePatrickMurphytheDemocratandRon
DeSantistheRepublican,forwhomwouldyouvote?
Tot
Murphy39%
DeSantis31

SMONEELSE(VOL)1
WLDN'TVOTE(VOL)3
DK/NA26

33d.(FLonly)IftheelectionforUnitedStatesSenatorwerebeingheldtoday,andthecandidateswereAlanGraysontheDemocratandRon
DeSantistheRepublican,forwhomwouldyouvote?
Tot
Grayson38%
DeSantis32
SMONEELSE(VOL)1
WLDN'TVOTE(VOL)4
DK/NA25

33e.(FLonly)IsyouropinionofPatrickMurphyfavorable,unfavorableorhaven'tyouheardenoughabouthim?
Tot
Favorable22%
Unfavorable6
Hvn'thrdenough71
REFUSED1

33f.(FLonly)IsyouropinionofCarlosLopezCanterafavorable,unfavorableorhaven'tyouheardenoughabouthim?
Tot
Favorable12%
Unfavorable10
Hvn'thrdenough77
REFUSED

33g.(FLonly)IsyouropinionofAlanGraysonfavorable,unfavorableorhaven'tyouheardenoughabouthim?
Tot
Favorable21%
Unfavorable16
Hvn'thrdenough62
REFUSED1

33h.(FLonly)IsyouropinionofRonDeSantisfavorable,unfavorableorhaven'tyouheardenoughabouthim?
Tot
Favorable11%
Unfavorable7
Hvn'thrdenough81
REFUSED1

33i.(OHonly)IftheelectionforUnitedStatesSenatorwerebeingheldtoday,andthecandidateswereTedStricklandtheDemocratandRob
PortmantheRepublican,forwhomwouldyouvote?
Tot
Strickland46%
Portman40
SMONEELSE(VOL)1
WLDN'TVOTE(VOL)3
DK/NA10

33j.(OHonly)IftheelectionforUnitedStatesSenatorwerebeingheldtoday,andthecandidateswereP.G.SittenfeldtheDemocratandRob
PortmantheRepublican,forwhomwouldyouvote?
Tot
Sittenfeld24%
Portman49
SMONEELSE(VOL)1
WLDN'TVOTE(VOL)5
DK/NA20

33k.(OHonly)IsyouropinionofTedStricklandfavorable,unfavorableorhaven'tyouheardenoughabouthim?
Tot
Favorable47%
Unfavorable29
Hvn'thrdenough23
REFUSED1

33l.(OHonly)IsyouropinionofRobPortmanfavorable,unfavorableorhaven'tyouheardenoughabouthim?
Tot
Favorable43%
Unfavorable21
Hvn'thrdenough35
REFUSED1

33m.(OHonly)IsyouropinionofP.G.Sittenfeldfavorable,unfavorableorhaven'tyouheardenoughabouthim?
Tot
Favorable7%
Unfavorable7
Hvn'thrdenough85
REFUSED

33n.(PAonly)IftheelectionforUnitedStatesSenatorwerebeingheldtoday,andthecandidateswereJoeSestaktheDemocratandPatToomey
theRepublican,forwhomwouldyouvote?
Tot
Sestak36%
Toomey47
SMONEELSE(VOL)1
WLDN'TVOTE(VOL)2
DK/NA14

33o.(PAonly)IftheelectionforUnitedStatesSenatorwerebeingheldtoday,andthecandidateswereEdPawlowskitheDemocratandPat
ToomeytheRepublican,forwhomwouldyouvote?
Tot
Pawlowski28%
Toomey52
SMONEELSE(VOL)1
WLDN'TVOTE(VOL)3
DK/NA16

33p.(PAonly)IsyouropinionofPatToomeyfavorable,unfavorableorhaven'tyouheardenoughabouthim?
Tot
Favorable47%
Unfavorable24
Hvn'thrdenough28
REFUSED1

33q.(PAonly)IsyouropinionofJoeSestakfavorable,unfavorableorhaven'tyouheardenoughabouthim?
Tot
Favorable26%
Unfavorable15
Hvn'thrdenough58
REFUSED1

33r.(PAonly)IsyouropinionofEdPawlowskifavorable,unfavorableorhaven'tyouheardenoughabouthim?
Tot
Favorable6%
Unfavorable8
Hvn'thrdenough85
REFUSED1

34.Doyouapproveordisapproveoftheway(FL)RickScott/(OH)JohnKasich/(PA)TomWolfishandlinghisjobasGovernor?
FLOHPA
ScottKasichWolf
Approve39%60%47%
Disapprove493032
DK/NA121021

35.Doyouapproveordisapproveofthewaythestatelegislatureishandlingitsjob?
FLOHPA
Approve33%42%28%
Disapprove504153
DK/NA171719

3637.Doyouapproveordisapproveoftheway(FL)BillNelson,MarcoRubio/(OH)SherrodBrown,RobPortman/(PA)BobCaseyJr.,Pat
ToomeyishandlinghisjobasUnitedStatesSenator?
FL...............OH.................PA................
NelsonRubioBrownPortmanCaseyJr.Toomey
Approve48%50%50%49%48%51%
Disapprove273831282928
DK/NA261218232221

38.DoyouapproveordisapproveofthewayBarackObamaishandlinghisjobasPresident?
FLOHPA
Approve43%40%42%
Disapprove515655
DK/NA533

Additionalinfobystate:
Florida:
TrendsandCrosstabs
Ohio:
TrendsandCrosstabs
Pennsylvania:
TrendsandCrosstabs

SophieStone|PressAssistant
OceofCommunica ons|OceoftheGovernor
308MainCapitolBuilding|Harrisburg,PA17120
Email:
|Oce:

SampleandMethodologydetail
SampleandMethodologydetail
SampleandMethodologydetail

From:

Stone,Sophie

Senttime:

06/18/201508:32:58AM

To:

Stone,Sophie

Subject:

KYWNewsradio:F&MPollShowsContinuingSupportForWolfBudget

KYWNewsradio:F&MPollShowsContinuingSupportForWolfBudget
http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com/2015/06/18/fmpollshowscontinuingsupportforwolfbudget/

ByTonyRomeo

HARRISBURG,Pa.,(CBS)Withthedeadlinenowlessthantwoweeksoff,anewFranklinandMarshallCollegePollshows
mostPennsylvanianscontinuetosupport GovernorWolfsbudgetproposals.

TheFranklinandMarshallCollegePollshows58percentofregisteredPennsylvaniavoterssupportGovernorWolfsbudget
proposals,and39percentbelieveWolfisdoinganexcellentorgoodjob.Polldirector TerryMadonnasaysthose
numbersareunchangedsinceMarch,buthesaystheycouldgodowniftheDemocraticgovernorendsupinastalemate
withtheRepublicancontrolledlegislature.

If,infacttheresaprotractedbudget debate,ifservicesaredisrupted,ifstateemployeeshavepaylesspaydaysallof
thatwouldundoubtedly,Ithink,leadtolowerjobperformancelevels,saidMadonna.

FortyninepercentofvotersintheF&MPollsupportGovernorWolfsmoratoriumonexecutionsinPennsylvania,37percent
opposeit.RepublicanU.S.SenatorPatToomeyleadsbyfourpointsinamatchupwithDemocratJoeSestak.

SophieStone|PressAssistant
OfficeofCommunications|OfficeoftheGovernor
308MainCapitolBuilding|Harrisburg,PA17120
Email:

|Office

From:

Nicastre,Mark

Senttime:

06/22/201507:54:06AM

To:

McGinty,Kathleen

Subject:

Re:QPoll

33n.(PAonly)IftheelectionforUnitedStatesSenatorwerebeingheldtoday,andthecandidateswereJoeSestaktheDemocratand
PatToomeytheRepublican,forwhomwouldyouvote?
TotSestak36%Toomey47SMONEELSE(VOL)1WLDN'TVOTE(VOL)2DK/NA14
33o.(PAonly)IftheelectionforUnitedStatesSenatorwerebeingheldtoday,andthecandidateswereEdPawlowskitheDemocratand
PatToomeytheRepublican,forwhomwouldyouvote?
TotPawlowski28%Toomey52SMONEELSE(VOL)1WLDN'TVOTE(VOL)3DK/NA16
33p.(PAonly)IsyouropinionofPatToomeyfavorable,unfavorableorhaven'tyouheardenoughabouthim?
TotFavorable47%Unfavorable24Hvn'thrdenough28REFUSED1
33q.(PAonly)IsyouropinionofJoeSestakfavorable,unfavorableorhaven'tyouheardenoughabouthim?
TotFavorable26%Unfavorable15Hvn'thrdenough58REFUSED1
33r.(PAonly)IsyouropinionofEdPawlowskifavorable,unfavorableorhaven'tyouheardenoughabouthim?
TotFavorable6%Unfavorable8Hvn'thrdenough85REFUSED1

From:McGinty,Kathleen
Sent:Monday,June22,20157:49AM
To:Nicastre,Mark
Subject:RE:QPoll

Thx.Canusendmethetoomeynumbers??
From:Nicastre,Mark
Sent:Monday,June22,20157:19:52AM
To:Shafer,Joseph;Sheridan,Jerey;Hanger,John;McGinty,Kathleen;Isenhour,Mary;Albright,Randolph;Smyler,Denise
(GC)
Subject:QPoll

Pennsylvaniavotersapprove4732percentofthejobGov.TomWolfisdoingandgiveU.S.Sen.RobertCaseya4829percentjob
approvalrating.
"Withhealthyjobapprovalandfavorabilityratingsandopponentswhohaveveryweakorevennegligiblerecognition,Republican
incumbentU.S.Sen.PatToomeyseemstobeoncruisecontrolfornow,"saidTimMalloy,assistantdirectoroftheQuinnipiac
UniversityPoll.
"PennsylvaniaGov.TomWolfprolongsthehoneymoonwithjobapprovalnumbershisRepublicanpredecessor,TomCorbett,couldonly
havedreamedof."

34.Doyouapproveordisapproveoftheway(FL)RickScott/(OH)JohnKasich/(PA)TomWolfishandlinghisjobasGovernor?
FLOHPAScottKasichWolfApprove39%60%47%Disapprove493032DK/NA121021
35.Doyouapproveordisapproveofthewaythestatelegislatureishandlingitsjob?
FLOHPAApprove33%42%28%Disapprove504153DK/NA171719

From:

Nicastre,Mark

Senttime:

06/22/201507:54:06AM

To:

McGinty,Kathleen

Subject:

Re:QPoll

33n.(PAonly)IftheelectionforUnitedStatesSenatorwerebeingheldtoday,andthecandidateswereJoeSestaktheDemocratand
PatToomeytheRepublican,forwhomwouldyouvote?
Tot
Sestak36%
Toomey47
SMONEELSE(VOL)1
WLDN'TVOTE(VOL)2
DK/NA14

33o.(PAonly)IftheelectionforUnitedStatesSenatorwerebeingheldtoday,andthecandidateswereEdPawlowskitheDemocratand
PatToomeytheRepublican,forwhomwouldyouvote?
Tot
Pawlowski28%
Toomey52
SMONEELSE(VOL)1
WLDN'TVOTE(VOL)3
DK/NA16

33p.(PAonly)IsyouropinionofPatToomeyfavorable,unfavorableorhaven'tyouheardenoughabouthim?
Tot
Favorable47%
Unfavorable24
Hvn'thrdenough28
REFUSED1

33q.(PAonly)IsyouropinionofJoeSestakfavorable,unfavorableorhaven'tyouheardenoughabouthim?
Tot
Favorable26%
Unfavorable15
Hvn'thrdenough58
REFUSED1

33r.(PAonly)IsyouropinionofEdPawlowskifavorable,unfavorableorhaven'tyouheardenoughabouthim?
Tot
Favorable6%
Unfavorable8
Hvn'thrdenough85
REFUSED1

From:McGinty,Kathleen
Sent:Monday,June22,20157:49AM
To:Nicastre,Mark
Subject:RE:QPoll

Thx.Canusendmethetoomeynumbers??
From:Nicastre,Mark
Sent:Monday,June22,20157:19:52AM
To:Shafer,Joseph;Sheridan,Jerey;Hanger,John;McGinty,Kathleen;Isenhour,Mary;Albright,Randolph;Smyler,Denise
(GC)
Subject:QPoll

Pennsylvaniavotersapprove4732percentofthejobGov.TomWolfisdoingandgiveU.S.Sen.RobertCaseya4829percentjob
approvalrating.
"Withhealthyjobapprovalandfavorabilityratingsandopponentswhohaveveryweakorevennegligiblerecognition,Republican
incumbentU.S.Sen.PatToomeyseemstobeoncruisecontrolfornow,"saidTimMalloy,assistantdirectoroftheQuinnipiac
UniversityPoll.
"PennsylvaniaGov.TomWolfprolongsthehoneymoonwithjobapprovalnumbershisRepublicanpredecessor,TomCorbett,couldonly
havedreamedof."

34.Doyouapproveordisapproveoftheway(FL)RickScott/(OH)JohnKasich/(PA)TomWolfishandlinghisjobasGovernor?
FLOHPA
ScottKasichWolf
Approve39%60%47%
Disapprove493032
DK/NA121021

35.Doyouapproveordisapproveofthewaythestatelegislatureishandlingitsjob?
FLOHPA
Approve33%42%28%
Disapprove504153
DK/NA171719

From:

Stone,Sophie

Senttime:

06/08/201501:05:51PM

To:

Stone,Sophie

Subject:

RMUPollshows54.8favorabilityratingforGov.Wolf

RMUPoll:SestakLeadsToomeyinRMUPoll,ButUndecidedExceedsBoth
h p://www.rmu.edu/News.aspx?id=1064#sthash.rfsgiGJc.QNuaSEXp.dpuf

Monday,June8,2015
Pittsburgh,June8,2015PennsylvaniasraceforUnitedStatesSenateshowsvirtuallynomovement,withapluralityofthose
polledfavoringDemocratJoeSestakoverRepublicanincumbentPatToomey,butwithmostofthemundecided,accordingtoa
pollbytheRobertMorrisUniversityPollingIns tute.

Thepoll,sponsoredbyTribTotalMedia,showsSestakwith34.2percentto28.5percentforToomey.Thepollhasamarginof
errorof4.5percent.

Peoplearejustdisengaged.Itslikeaskingsomeonewhattheyregoingtohaveforbreakfast100daysfromnow,saidPhilip
Harold,anRMUprofessorofpoli calscience.

HaroldsaidhehadexpectedaslightuptickinToomeysfavorabilityratingsandthatevenwithalargenumberundecided,the
incumbentsenatorfacesaseriouschallengeinanyrematchwithSestak,whohenarrowlydefeatedin2010.

Ithinkitsveryprecariousforhim[Toomey].Ithinkheknowsthat,Haroldsaid.

Toomeysfavorabilityratingpostedat40.3percent,with28percentofthosesurveyedholdinganunfavorableview.Thatmarks
aslightchangefromaFebruaryRMUpollthatputToomeysfavorableunfavorablenumbersat43.725.8.

Inapoten alDemocra cPrimarynomina ngcontestbetweenSestakandthreetermAllentownMayorEdPawlowski,Sestak


easilyledamongthosesurveyed,44.7percentto11.1.Aminorityofthosesurveyed,44.3percent,wereundecided.

Democra cGov.TomWolfalsoremainedpopularamongPennsylvanianssurveyed,somethingthatHaroldsaidcouldshi ,asa


poten allyconten ousstatebudgetseasongetsunderway.

Wolfenjoyeda54.8favorabilityrating,downslightlyfrom56.7percentinthelastRMUpoll.Theshiftiswellwithinthepolls
4.5percentagepointmarginoferror.

ABOUTTHEPOLL:ThepollwasconductedbytheRobertMorrisUniversityPollingIns tute.Pollingbytheins tuteisconducted


onaregularbasisandmayalsoincludespontaneouspollingonoccurringevents.RMUpollshavebeenfeaturedinna onal
mediaoutletsincludingTheNewYorkTimes,USAToday,theLosAngelesTimes,andHungtonPost.Gotormu.edu/pollfor
moreinforma on.

METHODOLOGY:Thepollsampledopinionsof529Pennsylvaniaresidentsstatewide.ThesurveywasconductedMay816,
2015.Allsurveyswereconductedusinganonlinesurveyinstrument.Thepollhasa+/4.5percentagepointmarginoferrorata
95percentcondencelevelonacompositebasis.
Seemoreat:h p://www.rmu.edu/News.aspx?id=1064#sthash.rfsgiGJc.QNuaSEXp.dpuf

SophieStone|PressAssistant
OceofCommunica ons|OceoftheGovernor
308MainCapitolBuilding|Harrisburg,PA17120
Email:
|Oce:

From:

TeamSestak<

Senttime:

05/18/201503:17:17PM

To:

McGinty,Kathleen

Subject:

UncoveringSen.Toomey'sNewsletterMay15,2015

Forclosetoayear,wehavepointedouthowSen.ToomeysaysonethinginPennsylvania
inhisnewsletter,andthendoesanotherwithhisvotesinWashington,D.C.byour
responsetoit,sidebyside.
Thisweek,westillputToomeysnewsletterontheleft,butontheright,weoffera
comprehensiveexplanationoftheharmhispoliciesarehavingonallofusmostrecently
illustratedbythetragedyoftheAmtrakderailment.

(IfyouwouldlikeaPDFcopyoftheimagebelow,clickhere)

BornandraisedinDelawareCounty,former3starAdmiralJoeSestakservedintheNavy
for31years.HeservedasaCongressmanforPennsylvanias7thCongressionalDistrict
from20072011.AsaCongressman,JoeservedonboththeArmedServicesand
Education&LaborCommittees,andwasViceChairmanoftheSmallBusiness
Committee.AccordingtotheofficeoftheHouseHistorian,Joeisthehighestranking
formermilitaryofficerevertoserveintheU.S.HouseofRepresentatives.AsanAdmiral,
heledaseriesofoperationalcommandsatsea,includingCommanderofanaircraft
carrierbattlegroupof30U.S.andalliedshipswithover15,000sailorsand100aircraftthat
conductedoperationsinAfghanistanandIraq.After9/11,JoewasthefirstDirectorof
DeepBlue,theNavysantiterrorismunitthatestablishedstrategicandoperations
policiesfortheGlobalWaronTerrorism.HeservedasPresidentClintonsDirectorfor
DefensePolicyattheNationalSecurityCouncilintheWhiteHouse,andalsoasthe
DeputyChiefofNavalOperationsresponsiblefordevelopmentoftheNavysfiveyear
$350billionwarfarerequirements.HeholdsaPh.D.inPoliticalEconomyandGovernment
fromHarvardUniversity.JoemostrecentlytaughtcoursesonEthicalLeadershipandon
RestoringtheAmericanDreamatCarnegieMellonUniversityandCheyneyUniversity,
andwastheGeneralOmarN.BradleyChairinStrategicLeadership,ajointfaculty
appointmentattheUnitedStatesArmyWarCollege,DickinsonCollege,andthePenn
StateUniversityDickinsonSchoolofLawandSchoolofInternationalAffairs.Healso
remainsactiveinforeignaffairs,education,disasterresponse,smallbusinesses,energy
andtheenvironment,andhealthcare,amongotherissues,throughavarietyofnonprofits
andotherorganizations,includingtheU.SDepartmentofState.Whenheofficially
announcedhisbidfortheU.S.SenateinMarchofthisyearatIndependenceHall,he
walked422milesonfootfromPhiladelphiatotheOhioborderinordertoshowpeoplehow
hewantedtoservethem,earningtheirtrustbyawillingnesstobeheldaccountable.Joes
book,WalkinginYourShoestoRestoretheAmericanDream,focusesonthehopesand
challengeshesawashewalkedwithpeopleacrossPennsylvania.

FriendsofJoeSestak
P.O.Box1936
Media,PA19063

Thisemailwassentto

|Unsubscribe

From:

JoeSestak<

Senttime:

05/26/201502:03:44PM

To:

McGinty,Kathleen

Subject:

VOTEWATCH:JustAnotherWeekinD.C.forSen.Toomey

Kay,
Sen.ToomeysaidyoudonthavetolookjustatwhatIsay,youcanlookatwhatIdid.We
needto,becauseWethePeoplewereharmedbywhatToomeydidwithhisvotesin
Washington,D.C.,lastweek.
Below,isacondensedversionofthepressreleasewesenttoallpressthismorning.Iwould
askthatafteryouseehisvotesfromseniorstoworkersthatyouwouldhelpmein
replacinghimwithyoursupport.

TOOMEYVOTEWATCH
ToomeyVotesagainstSeniors,Jobs,TrainingourWorkforceand
ConsumerProtection
JustAnotherWeekinWashingtonforSen.Toomey
1.ToomeysHarmfulVotesAgainstSeniors:
CutMedicareby$700Million
Votedtotake$700millionoutofMedicare,whichtheNationalCommitteetoPreserve
SocialSecurityandMedicarecalledaterribleprecedent.
DismantleOperationChokepoint,theJusticeDepartmentsantifraudTask
ForceestablishedtwoyearsagotoprotectPennsylvanianseniorsfrombank
abettedscamartists.
ToomeywasoneofjustthreeSenatorslastyeartocosponsorabilltodefund
OperationChokepoint.Unsuccessful,Toomeyvotedlastweektodenyfinancial
regulatorsfromparticipatinginOperationChokepointeventhoughtheinitiativehas
forcedbankstoreportfraudsterswhopreyonseniorcitizensbankaccountsandhas
alreadyreturnedmillionstoourseniors.
CONTRIBUTE$5FORASENATORWHOSTANDSWITHSENIORS

2.ToomeysHarmfulVotesAgainstPennsylvanianJobs

AllowedChinaandothernationstomanipulatetheircurrencytosellcheap,
manufacturedgoodstoAmerica
Toomeyvotedagainstabipartisanamendmentthatmadecurrencymanipulationby
foreigncountriesaprincipalelementoftheongoingtradenegotiations.Foreign
countrieslikeChinausecurrencymanipulationtoartificiallydecreasethecostoftheir
manufacturedgoods,hurtingPAworkers.Earlierthismonth,Toomeywasoneofjust20
Senatorswhovotedagainstabipartisanbilltopenalizeimportsfromcountriesthat
manipulatetheircurrency.
CONTRIBUTE$10FORASENATORWHOWILLFORCECHINATOPLAYFAIR
3.ToomeysHarmfulFailuretoProtectPennsylvanianWorkers
Didnothingtohelpsworkerslaidoffduetotradeagreements
Toomeyabstainedfromvotingforanamendmentwhichwouldhavereversedthe$125
millioncutinTradeAdjustmentAssistance(TAA)fundingtohelpretrainworkerslaidoff
byunfairforeigntradepractices.
CONTRIBUTE$15FORASENATORWHOWILLWORKFORWORKINGFAMILIES
4.ToomeysHarmfulVoteAgainstConsumers
Votedforhisownamendmentincreasingthethresholdforinstitutionssubjectto
examinationbytheConsumerFinancialProtectionBureau(CFPB)from$10billionto
$50billion.
IfToomey'samendmentbecomeslaw,99percentofallbanksinthenationwouldhave
nofederalregulatorensuringthebankfollowsconsumerfinancialprotectionlaws.For
example,IndyMac,oneoftheworstviolatorsofconsumerprotectionsintheleadupto
thefinancialcrisis,had$32billionintotalassets.
CONTRIBUTE$20FORASENATORWHOWILLSTANDUPFORCONSUMERS
5.ToomeysHarmfulHypocrisyonSupportforVictimsofHumanTrafficking
Toomeymentionedhisvotetoincreasefinesagainstconvictedhuman
traffickersto$5,000.However,hefailedtomentionhisvotestodefundthe
programsthathelpvictimsofhumantrafficking,including:
EndingtheU.S.AttorneyLedTaskForceonHumanTrafficking.
DefundingtheDepartmentofJusticeCivilRightsDivision,whichinvestigatesand
prosecuteshumantraffickingcasesincoordinationwiththeFederalBureauof
Investigation(FBI)andtheDepartmentofHomelandSecurity.
Stoppingtheprogramthatprovidesservicestovictimsofhumantraffickingsuch
ascrisisintervention,counseling,emergencyshelter,criminaljusticeadvocacy
andemergencytransportation.
CONTRIBUTE$25FORASENATORWHOWILLBEMORETHAN
JUSTAVOICEFORVICTIMS
6.ToomeysHarmfulHypocrisyonSupportforFirstResponders
ToomeymentionedhisvoteforestablishinganationalBlueAlert
communicationsnetworkwithintheDepartmentofJusticebutthebilldoes
notprovideanyfundingforit.Furthermore,Toomeyfailedtomentionhehas
votedto:
End$1billioninstateandlocallawenforcementgrants,contractsand
cooperativeagreementsthathelpourfirstrespondersthroughtrainingprograms
andnewequipment.
Cutofffundingthatgoestowardlawenforcementarmorvests.
Defundevidencebasedprogramsthathelppoliceofficersreduceguncrimeand
gangviolence.
StopfundingtheInteroperableCommunicationsGrants,whichhelplocalpolice,
firefightersandemergencyresponderstalktoeachotherduringacrisis.

Similarly,Toomeywrotealetterthisweekthathecaresaboutourpolicehaving
defensiveequipmentlikeriothelmetsandriotshieldswhenhehasvoted
threetimesagainstfundingforlawenforcementequipmentincludingriot
helmets,riotshieldsandarmoredvests.
CONTRIBUTE$30FORASENATORWHOKNOWS
HOWTOPROTECTTHOSEWHOSERVE
SUMMARY
PeoplearetakingnoticeofhowToomeystacticsofsayingonethinginPennsylvania
andthevotingandactingadifferentwayinWashington,D.C.,arebecoming
increasinglyevidentintheirharmtoPennsylvanians
Forexample,theCenterforAmericanProgressfoundthatToomeyhasbeenslowin
deliveringnomineesuggestionstotheWhiteHouseandnotedthatsince2014when
oneofToomeysdesiredjudicialcandidateswasnotnominatedbythePresident,judicial
nominationsbecamestalledandthesituationhassincegottenworse.
Infact,Pennsylvanianowhasthesecondmostfederaljudicialvacanciesinthe
nation,creatingabacklogofjusticedeniedtolawabidingPennsylvaniancitizens.
CONTRIBUTEWHATEVERYOUCANFORASENATOR
WHOWILLDOIND.C.WHATHESAYSINPA

FriendsofJoeSestak
P.O.Box1936
Media,PA19063

Thisemailwassentto

|Unsubscribe