“Primary Choices: 2018”

Radio PA and PAMatters present this 2-hour Pennsylvania primary election preview as voters statewide prepare to cast their ballots on Tuesday, May 15th.

In “Primary Choices: 2018,” we will examine the races for the Republican nominations for U.S. Senate and governor; discuss the impact of redistricting on the U.S. House races; and take a sneak peek at the November general elections and the reelection prospects for Senator Bob Casey and Governor Tom Wolf, both of whom are unopposed in their Democratic primaries.

You can hear more with each of the candidates who appear in this program here on, where we have posted the complete interviews with Paul Mango, Laura Ellsworth and Jim Christiana.

Polls will be open from 7:00am until 8:00pm on Tuesday, May 15th – make sure your voice is heard!

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2018 Pennsylvania Primary Election – Meet Jim Christiana

Western PA State Representative Jim Christiana is running for the Republican nomination for U.S. Senate in the hopes of taking on incumbent Democrat Bob Casey this November.

Christiana visited the Radio PA studios on April 16th for an in-depth conversation about his background, his 10-year career in the state House of Representatives and his vision for the future.

This is the complete interview with Christiana, and excerpts can also be heard in Radio PA’s 2-hour primary election special “Primary Choices: 2018,” along with analysis of this important mid-term election year.

The primary election is Tuesday, May 15th.

You can learn more about Jim Christiana’s campaign at

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Radio PA Roundtable – May 4-6, 2018

On this week’s Radio PA Roundtable, another call from Governor Tom Wolf to institute a severance tax on gas drilling; fiscal eyes are watching the state’s latest attempts to get a statewide radio system that works for first responders; and you’ll meet State Rep Jim Christiana, candidate for the Republican nomination for U.S. Senate.

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