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Closed primary elections disenfranchise independent voters, veterans, House committee hears

BY: - August 16, 2022

Jennifer Bullock has stood outside polling places on primary Election Day for the last 15 years with a sign reading “I can’t vote. Ask me why.”

Little has changed for Pennsylvania election officials, voters heading into 2022

BY: - March 18, 2022

The same challenges, such as limited state funding and limited time to process mail-in ballots, remain unresolved.

Mastriano, Pa. Supreme Court candidate slated to appear at QAnon conference

BY: - April 28, 2021

State Sen. Doug Mastriano, R-Franklin, and Judge Paula Patrick, a Republican running for state Supreme Court, are listed as speakers at the event, titled “Patriots Arise, Awakening the Dead!” 

Senate GOP leaders say they’ll block swearing-in of Democratic lawmaker

BY: - January 5, 2021

The Pennsylvania House and Senate will swear in 228 veteran and newly elected lawmakers on Tuesday, kicking off a fresh legislative session in Harrisburg two months after an historic general election. 

COMMENTARY

Andy Warhol would be proud: Pa. gets more than its 15 minutes in the political spotlight | Fletcher McClellan

BY: - December 9, 2020

What’s more, members of the news media made the Keystone State their second home, posting innumerable profiles of Pennsylvania citizens, communities, and culture.

Candidates, constituents of rural Pa. call for ‘their own Bill of Rights’

BY: - September 17, 2020

Several of the candidates said that residents of rural Pennsylvania don’t feel “heard” in Harrisburg.

So you want to be a poll worker: What you need to know to work the polls on Election Day

BY: - September 14, 2020

Hit by the one-two punch of the pandemic and an aging workforce, election officials across the commonwealth and nationwide are racing to deal with a shortage of polling place volunteers on Election Day. And with two months to go before the polls open, time is running out.

Mail-in ballots and the Pa. Primary | The Numbers Racket

BY: - June 22, 2020

Curious what the demographics of those requests for mail-in ballots looks like across the state? 

Auditor General Primary: Ahmad declares victory in tight race for Democratic nod

BY: - June 12, 2020

Lamb conceded the race to Ahmad on Thursday, June 11. Nine days after Pennsylvania’s June 2 primary. 

Caution: Primaries Ahead | Five for Your Weekend

BY: - May 30, 2020

Our Top Five most read stories of the week and everything you need to know ahead of the Pennsyvnania primary on Tuesday, June 2, 2020.

Wolf says he would support moving primary mail-in ballot deadline

BY: - May 27, 2020

Officials there have filed a petition with the Court of Common Pleas for an extension after some 2,000 voters received the wrong ballots. 

Memorial Day 2020: Observing the holiday in the middle of COVID-19 | Five for your weekend

BY: - May 23, 2020

Happy weekend, everyone! Before we sign off for the holiday weekend, we wanted to take a minute to share the election guide for the rapidly approaching June 2 primary. If you’re not sure what races will be on the ballot or the candidates for each race, take a look at our primary guide to help […]