In 1994 five candidates vied for the chance to replace outgoing Pennsylvania Gov. Bob Casey. At WNEP-TV that fall we profiled all five but also decided to take things a step further with Pennsylvania 101: The Candidates Quiz.
The first three fringe candidates didn’t fair all that well leading us to the two finalists, the Republican and Democratic hopefuls.
First up was then Republican Erie Congressman Tom Ridge:
Followed by the rather confident two term Democratic Lt. Governor Mark Singel:
Unfortunately for Singel it didn’t translate into success at the polls.