mail-in-voting

What to do to make sure your mail-in, absentee ballot counts on Election Day

BY: - November 1, 2022

County election offices must receive mail-in and absentee ballots by 8 p.m. on Nov. 8 for them to count toward final results.

Coverage to help you prepare for the general election | Five for the Weekend

BY: - October 8, 2022

Our "Election 2022" landing page contains election-related deadlines and coverage to help you prepare for election day.

What to know about mail-in voting ahead of Pa. Nov. 8 general election

BY: - September 27, 2022

Election Day is six weeks away, and mail-in ballots are already arriving for Pennsylvania voters ahead of the Nov. 8 election.

A Lehigh County ballot box is seen at the Whitehall Township Municipal building before the May 17 primary (Photo by Donna Fisher/Armchair Lehigh Valley).

Lehigh County spurns lawsuit’s demand for monitors at ballot drop boxes

BY: - September 15, 2022

Hearing on suit filed by Stephen Miller and Mark Meadows set for Oct. 7.

Pennsylvania’s mail-in voting law survives constitutional challenge by GOP lawmakers

BY: - August 2, 2022

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that the General Assembly did not exceed its authority when it passed the law that allows voting by mail without an excuse.

COMMENTARY

Lehigh Co. DA’s prosecution threats over drop-boxes could disenfranchise disabled voters | Opinion

BY: - May 4, 2022

People living with disabilities often need someone to drop off their ballots for them. And they're allowed that help.

COMMENTARY

Democracy is all of us. We need to work together to affirm our commitment to elections | Opinion

BY: - March 29, 2022

Lawmakers should increase funding for elections at both the state and local levels. This is the year to do it.

Decline in federal grant funding for local elections criticized by advocates

BY: - March 18, 2022

Voters in many states, including Pa., have also come to expect such pandemic conveniences as increased options for voting by mail.

COMMENTARY

Why do Pa. courts have a say on mail-in voting? They probably shouldn’t | Bruce Ledewitz

BY: - February 10, 2022

The Commonwealth Court decision striking down mail-in voting for the 2022 election is probably unconstitutional

National, state Democrats attempt to intervene in lawsuit over Pa.’s vote-by-mail law

BY: - October 11, 2021

The Democratic National Committee and Pennsylvania Democratic Party requested to intervene in a lawsuit filed in August by 14 legislative Republicans who asked the Commonwealth Court to declare the law unconstitutional.

COMMENTARY

With audit, Pa. Sen. Mastriano is obscuring his own role in fomenting election chaos | Opinion

BY: - July 11, 2021

Sometimes the guy who calls the fire department is the one who started the fire.