election-2022

COMMENTARY

Pa.’s GOP Senate race may head to a recount. Will it change anything? | Monday Morning Coffee

BY: - May 23, 2022

A new analysis of 20 years of data finds that recounts rarely change the outcome of elections.

COMMENTARY

Pennsylvania, the birthplace of democracy, could elect an insurrectionist governor | Dick Polman

BY: - May 23, 2022

Denying the reality of Mastriano would mean that we’ve learned absolutely nothing these last six years.

COMMENTARY

The primary is over. The shakedowns for contributions continue. Save your money | Ray E. Landis

BY: - May 22, 2022

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

BY: - May 22, 2022

Some high-profile candidates lost their contests, but other legislative candidates saw electoral success.

COMMENTARY

Doug Mastriano’s primary win, explained | Editorial Cartoon

BY: - May 21, 2022

State Sen. Doug Mastriano, R-Franklin, who trafficked in baseless claims of election fraud has won the GOP’s gubernatorial nomination.

COMMENTARY

Poll: Two-thirds of Americans back Roe, less likely to vote for abortion foes | Thursday Coffee

BY: - May 19, 2022

The new Quinnipiac survey is a warning for pols who want to restrict abortion rights.

Republican Scheller likely to get rematch with Democrat Wild in Lehigh Valley congressional race

BY: - May 18, 2022

The race has national implications, as Republicans look to flip the U.S. House in November.

Fetterman projected winner of Pa.’s Democratic U.S. Senate race

BY: - May 17, 2022

Fetterman, 52, defeated U.S. Rep. Conor Lamb and state Rep. Malcolm Kenyatta, advancing to the November general election.

LIVE COVERAGE: Primary Election Day 2022 in Pennsylvania

BY: - May 17, 2022

Stay with the Pennsylvania Capital-Star all day for live updates from across the state.

COMMENTARY

Pa. Primary 2022: 3 storylines we’re following today | Tuesday Morning Coffee

BY: - May 17, 2022

The Trump factor. Will the Dems beat the midterm curse? And what about the race for LG?

Voter Registration Update: Pa. GOP further narrows Dems’ registration edge

BY: - May 16, 2022

These are concerning numbers for Pennsylvania Democrats. The party must find a way to pick up the pace, especially in the vote-rich Southeast.

Lancaster Co. House candidate loses Dem endorsements in confusion over abortion stance

BY: - May 16, 2022

Janet Diaz says she supports the right to choose; but the lawmakers had 'no specific recollection of endorsing' her.