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Philly Dems vying for Sims’ House seat make their case to LGBTQ voters

BY: - March 30, 2022

Three of the four Democratic hopefuls looking to succeed retiring state Rep. Brian Sims faced the votes during a recent public forum.

Meet the Dems vying to replace Rep. Brian Sims in the state House

BY: - February 21, 2022

Four candidates are vying for the seat being vacated by long-serving state Rep. Brian Sims, who's seeking the Dem nod for lieutenant governor.

The race for this Center City Philadelphia House seat is getting crowded

BY: - November 14, 2021

Political operative, former journalist Ben Waxman is the latest entrant in the fight for the Democratic nod for the 182nd House District.

LGBTQ organizer Deja Alvarez steps up for Rep. Brian Sims’ Philly House seat

BY: - April 30, 2021

If elected, she would be the first transgender person to serve in the state Legislature.