Tom Wolf declared Dem gubernatorial victor ... now sort through the details

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PG Politics Editor Jim O'Toole offers a first take on preliminary results showing Pennsylvania Democrats tonight picking millionaire businessman Tom Wolf as their nominee to challenge Republican Gov. Tom Corbett after Wolf dug deep into his own pocket to finance months of folksy TV ads that catapulted him to the top of a four-way race. A quick out-take from the top of his report:

His [Wolf's] victory over a strong field of Democratic competitors with more extensive political resumes sets the stage for an election that will test the unbroken Pennsylvania tradition of rewarding incumbent governors with a second term.

And now you can illuminate the granular details of that victory at our Primary Election page with county-by-county tabulations plus more details on other down ballot contests.

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