Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski, candidate for Pennsylvania governor, launches campaign tour in Reading

Published: Sep 10 2013 05:35:59 PM EDT   Updated On: Sep 10 2013 06:58:38 PM EDT

The mayor of Allentown brought his campaign for governor to downtown Reading.

Ed Pawlowski launched his RV tour of Pennsylvania on Tuesday. The tour included a stop to rally with supporters on Penn Street.

Pawlowski formally announced his plan to seek the Democratic nomination for governor in Allentown on Monday.

More than a half-dozen Democratic hopefuls are expected to compete in the May 20 primary.

Gov. Tom Corbett is in the midst of his first term.