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

Posted: 5:35 PM EDT Sep 10, 2013   Updated: 6:58 PM EDT Sep 10, 2013

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.