Campaigns & Elections
Democrat Miller claims victory in close Lehigh Valley Senate race; Zrinski not ready to concede
At a 42-vote margin, Tara Zrinski says she's meeting with lawyers and 'weighing options' that could include a recount.
Jarrett Coleman declares victory over Pa. Sen Browne in Lehigh Valley GOP primary
Browne says he may ask for a recount in the closely contested race.
Pa.’s GOP Senate race may head to a recount. Will it change anything? | Monday Morning Coffee
A new analysis of 20 years of data finds that recounts rarely change the outcome of elections.
Pennsylvania, the birthplace of democracy, could elect an insurrectionist governor | Dick Polman
Denying the reality of Mastriano would mean that we’ve learned absolutely nothing these last six years.
The primary is over. The shakedowns for contributions continue. Save your money | Ray E. Landis
If you must give to a campaign, cut your donation by half, and give the balance to a worthy cause that will really make a difference.
Pa. Primary 2022: LGBTQ candidates ran across Pa., to mixed results | Analysis
Some high-profile candidates lost their contests, but other legislative candidates saw electoral success.
Doug Mastriano’s primary win, explained | Editorial Cartoon
State Sen. Doug Mastriano, R-Franklin, who trafficked in baseless claims of election fraud has won the GOP’s gubernatorial nomination.
Misinformation, violence and a paper shortage threaten midterm elections, officials say
'The November 2020 election in Pennsylvania, like every election since, was free, fair and secure,' acting Pa. Secretary of State Leigh M. Chapman said
Fetterman’s lesson for Dems: A clear brand and coherent message wins every time | Friday Coffee
Behind the headlines, there was little that was unconventional about his win on Tuesday night.
Why the LGBTQ community rejected Brian Sims for lieutenant governor | Mark Segal
Sims was a bad candidate from the start due to a lot of past baggage and controversy.
Republican Scheller likely to get rematch with Democrat Wild in Lehigh Valley congressional race
The race has national implications, as Republicans look to flip the U.S. House in November.
Pa. Dems want to run against Mastriano. They may end up regretting it | John L. Micek
The Franklin County lawmaker's hardline stances are a feature, not a bug, of the GOP.