Election 2022

Voting is the way we as citizens of the United States and its component states, counties and cities express our opinions and preferences. We are periodically asked to mark our ballots for candidates for various offices and to weigh in on proposals to change or enact laws, impose new taxes and many other kinds of questions. Voting is the cornerstone of our democratic process.

Jewish and Democratic leaders in Florida urge DeSantis to cancel Mastriano rally appearance

BY: - August 18, 2022

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis' alliance with Doug Mastriano would be an endorsement of anti-Semitism, Sunshine State leaders say.

Former U.S. Sen. Rick Santorum spoke at the Iowa Capitol on Jan. 25, 2022. (Photo by Katie Akin/Iowa Capital Dispatch)

Pa.’s Santorum to visit Iowa State Fair, advocate for constitutional convention

BY: - August 18, 2022

By Robin Opsahl Former U.S. Sen. Rick Santorum will be at the Iowa State Fair  Thursday with the Convention of States Action group. The Pennsylvania Republican visited Iowa earlier this year with the same group, rallying at the Iowa State Capitol for the state to join calls to convene a constitutional convention to amend the U.S. Constitution. […]

NJ joins. Pa, others in multi-state effort to clean up voter rolls | Tuesday Morning Coffee

BY: - August 16, 2022

This week, New Jersey became the latest state to join the Electronic Registration Information Center, a nonprofit operated by representatives from member states.

Mastriano removes social media profile pics after warning from U.S. Army

BY: - August 15, 2022

Doug Mastriano’s campaign took down social media profile pictures of the Republican gubernatorial nominee in his U.S. Army uniforms after learning they violated a Department of Defense policy, an Army spokesperson said.  The pictures showed Mastriano on Facebook smiling in a dress uniform and beret, and in camouflage fatigues on Twitter. Pittsburgh NPR station WESA-FM […]

COMMENTARY

Older voters delivered for Dems in 2020. Will they repeat in Pa. in 2022? | Monday Morning Coffee

BY: - August 15, 2022

A new DNC ad campaign in Pa. targets GOP on Social Security, Medicare.

COMMENTARY

Don’t be too quick to say no to Uncle Joe | Dick Polman

BY: - August 15, 2022

The president's been on a winning streak of late -- never mind what his poll numbers say.

The ceiling of the main Rotunda inside Pennsylvania’s Capitol building. May 24, 2022. Harrisburg, Pa. (Photo by Amanda Berg, for the Capital-Star).

Roe’s reversal puts abortion access on the ballot in Pennsylvania

BY: - August 14, 2022

Abortion is legal up to 24 weeks of pregnancy in Pennsylvania, but there's no guarantee the law will stay that way

Poll: Ahead of midterms, Pa. voters want lower health insurance costs | Friday Morning Coffee

BY: - August 12, 2022

Out-of-pocket healthcare costs are too high, Keystone State voters say as a critical midterm cycle in a critical 2022 state really heats up.

In Pennsylvania, a scrappy interloper — New Jersey — dominates U.S. Senate race

BY: - August 11, 2022

Democrat John Fetterman is going all out to attack Republican Mehmet Oz with a slur: New Jerseyan.

COMMENTARY

A lead if they can keep it. Polls put Dems Fetterman, Shapiro on top for now | Mark O’Keefe

BY: - August 11, 2022

It's a long time until Election Day. Much can change -- and likely will.

U.S. Rep. Susan Wild, D-7th District

GOP continues to erode Democrats’ voter edge in 7th Congressional District

BY: - August 9, 2022

Republicans have 188,245 registered voters in the bellwether district – a  gain of 4,793 since a March release of numbers.

Fetterman to host first public campaign event since suffering stroke

BY: - August 5, 2022

For the most part, Fetterman has been sidelined since suffering a stroke and undergoing a procedure to implant a pacemaker with a defibrillator in May, fueling attacks from Mehmet Oz, his Republican opponent in the November election.

Election 2022

Voting is the way we as citizens of the United States and its component states, counties and cities express our opinions and preferences. We are periodically asked to mark our ballots for candidates for various offices and to weigh in on proposals to change or enact laws, impose new taxes and many other kinds of questions. Voting is the cornerstone of our democratic process.

Deadlines

May 2

Deadline to register to vote in the primary

May 10

Applications for a mail-in or absentee ballot must be received by your county election board by 5pm

May 17

Primary Election. Voted Ballots must be received by your county election office by 8pm

Voter Guide

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