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Jun 09 2022
Mehmet Oz and John Fetterman square off in Pennsylvania
Three weeks after a primary election, victorious Senate candidates have typically already logged many miles on the road to make their pitch to the broader electorate. Not so in Pennsylvania, where both candidates have been in limbo. On the Republican side Mehmet Oz, a cardiothoracic surgeon and former television host, finally claimed victory on June 3rd after his principal opponent, DavidThe Economist
May 07 2022
Mehmet Oz’s opponents drill down on Turkish ties
Trump-backed Pennsylvania Senate candidate Mehmet Oz is facing increasing scrutiny over his ties to Turkey as the state’s competitive GOP primary approaches.
Former Secretary of State under the Trump administration Mike Pompeo on Friday called on Mr. Oz to disclose the “scope and depth of his relationship with the Turkish government,” piling on concerns raised by Mr. Oz’s opponent DavidWashington Times
Sep 08 2022
Debate between John Fetterman and Mehmet Oz will take place in October
Democratic Senate candidate John Fetterman of Pennsylvania will participate in just one debate, his campaign said Wednesday, after weeks of his Republican rival, Dr. Mehmet Oz, pressuring Fetterman and aggressively questioning the severity of his lingering health problems from a stroke.
In a release on Thursday, Oz's campaign said that he agreed to debate Fetterman on Oct. 19. It willCBS News (Online)
Jul 01 2022
MEHMET OZ’S STRATEGY FOR WINNING OVER PENNSYLVANIA DEMOCRATS: TRUMP WHO?
“If you’re culturally a Democrat…I’m with you,” Dr. Oz said on Fox News, as the Trump-endorsed Republican nominee for Senate apparently tries to pivot to the center to beat Lt. Gov. John Fetterman in November. The problem? Democrats don’t seem to buy it, and it’s pissing off Trump supporters.
In his closing pitch to Republicans voting in the Pennsylvania Senate primary last month,Vanity Fair
Jun 07 2022
Dave McCormick concedes to Mehmet Oz in Pennsylvania Republican Senate primary
Pennsylvania U.S. Senate Candidate Dave McCormick conceded in the Republican primary election to Mehmet Oz on Friday evening.
McCormick made the announcement while speaking to a group of supporters along with media as he described the recount as "largely complete."
Republican candidate for a Pennsylvania U.S. Senate seat, Dave McCormick, right, and his wife Dinah Powell, talk toFox News (Online News)
Nov 07 2022
Fact-checking claims in the John Fetterman-Mehmet Oz Pennsylvania U.S. Senate race
Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. John Fetterman and celebrity doctor Mehmet Oz are locked in a tight race for a U.S Senate seat that could determine which party controls that chamber in 2023.
Multiple polls show Fetterman, a Democrat, and Oz, a Republican, neck and neck in a heated battle for the seat held by retiring Republican Sen. Pat Toomey. Observers rate the race a toss-up.
Apr 05 2022
David McCormick tops Mehmet Oz in Pennsylvania Senate race: Poll
Pennsylvania Senate contender David McCormick leads competitor Mehmet Oz among Republican primary voters in a new poll commissioned for the super PAC supporting his campaign.
The survey showed McCormick, a former hedge fund executive, leading Oz 22% to 16% in the closely watched race for the Republican nomination for Senate in Pennsylvania. Both McCormick and Oz, a physician andWashington Examiner
Oct 26 2022
John Fetterman’s performance was center stage in lone Pa. Senate debate against Mehmet Oz
Democrat John Fetterman pledged to fight for working people but struggled at times to articulate his views during a high-stakes U.S. Senate debate Tuesday night, while Republican Mehmet Oz tried to claim the center lane politically but frequently dodged policy specifics.
Fetterman’s performance, answering live questions in 30- and 60-second responses on stage, though, is likely to beThe Philadelphia Inquirer
Apr 19 2022
Is Mehmet Oz really a conservative? We looked at the Pa. Senate candidate’s record.
Pennsylvania’s Republican Senate primary may turn on how GOP voters answer one question: Is Mehmet Oz really a conservative?
When former President Donald Trump endorsed the celebrity surgeon known as “Dr. Oz,” he called the candidate “Pro-Life, very strong on Crime, the Border” and other issues. Oz, Trump said earlier this month, “will always fight for and support our under-siege SecondThe Philadelphia Inquirer
Jul 20 2022
Mehmet Oz says John Fetterman is Bernie Sanders 2.0. How similar are they?
Mehmet Oz has a recurring nickname for his Democratic Senate opponent: Bernie Sanders.
As the general election campaign enters its second full month, Oz, the Republican nominee, along with members of his party, have increasingly tried to connect Lt. Gov. John Fetterman to Vermont Sen. Sanders in fund-raising emails, press releases, and digital ads.
“John Fetterman will befriendThe Philadelphia Inquirer