Tag: Elections

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election 2018
Mar 13, 2018 AT 4:30 PM
As votes are cast and tabulated for the crucial special election in Pennsylvania’s 18th Congressional District, shadowy super PACs and affiliated nonprofits have sunk big money into ads ahead of what...
Election 2018
Mar 14, 2018 AT 11:13 PM
Republican Rick Saccone hasn’t even conceded yesterday’s PA-18 special election, but the finger-pointing has already begun in earnest among the GOP leadership in the state.  The race, which...
Election 2018
Mar 20, 2018 AT 7:13 AM
On Election Night 2017, the Pennsylvania Democratic Party experienced historic success in a critical part of the Southeastern section of the state. No, not Delaware County, of which so much has...
Election 2018
Mar 24, 2018 AT 12:34 PM
Sources have told City&State PA that Republican U.S. Rep. Ryan Costello has decided not to seek reelection in Pennsylvania’s hotly contested Sixth Congressional District. Despite filing...
Capitol Beat
Mar 27, 2018 AT 7:26 AM
On the eve of a public hearing to vet redistricting bills, Gov. Tom Wolf Monday afternoon threw his weight behind a host of electoral reforms, including a bipartisan redistricting commission....
Election 2018
Apr 2, 2018 AT 4:14 PM
Several high-profile Philadelphia-area congressional campaigns are looking to knock their opponents off the ballot before the May primary.  In the last week of filing, eleventh-hour petition...
Election 2019
Apr 4, 2018 AT 7:01 AM
For the 17 members of Philadelphia City Council, the creeping onset of 2019 signals the start of yet another quadrennial milestone where every legislator is up for re-election.  Some pols spent...
op-ed
Apr 10, 2018 AT 7:31 AM
If you like white-knuckle, top-of-the-ticket, competitive elections, Pennsylvania is your kind of state. For decades Pennsylvania has been a battleground in presidential contests. A large state...
Capitol beat
Apr 11, 2018 AT 4:48 PM
One hundred and ten cosponsors weren’t enough to get a nonpartisan redistricting bill onto the House floor intact. Less than a day after Rep. Steve Samuelson (D-Northampton) announced a discharge...
sweating ballots
Apr 13, 2018 AT 12:47 AM
Pennsylvania counties will have until December 31, 2019, to find new voting machines that keep a paper trail, per a Department of State announcement Thursday. The mandate comes with $13.5 million...