ACTION United PAC backing Rob McCord for governor
The political ACTION committee for Action United announced today that is has endorsed Rob McCord in the Democratic gubernatorial primary.
McCord, the state treasurer, is among seven Democrats vying for the opportunity to challenge incumbent Republican Gov. Tom Corbett in the general election.
ACTION United is a statwide organization comprised of 52,000 low- and moderate-income residents. They advocate for improved schools, affordable healthcare, safe neighborhoods and the preservation of homeownership.
“Mr. McCord will stand with ACTION United as we fight to create a level playing field for charters, end the cyber school boondoggle and work to restore the $1 billion cut by Gov. Corbett the last few years,.” said Tony Stones, PAC chairperson.
The other Democratic candidates include John Hanger, Jo Ellen Litz, Kathleen McGinty, Allyson Schwartz, Jack Wagner and Tom Wolf.