Youngblood protégé, 5 others running for soon-to-be-vacant Philly House seat
At least six candidates are seeking election to the 198th state House District seat, which soon will be vacated by state Rep. Rosita Youngblood, D-Philadelphia.
Philly museum founder steps up for Pa. House seat being vacated by Rep. Rosita Youngblood
Supreme Divine Dow, a lifetime resident and founder of the Black Writers Museum, believes he has what it takes to take over Youngblood’s position.
Rep. Rosita Youngblood, the first Black woman ever elected to a House leadership post, is retiring
Youngblood, the House Democratic Caucus Secretary, was the first Black woman to ever hold a leadership position in the history of the Pennsylvania General Assembly.