Campaigns & Elections

Capitol Beat

An optimistic Seth Grove looks to begin bipartisan talks on election reforms

Gov. Tom Wolf’s office says Grove has ‘no credibility on election issues’

Voting Rights

The misguided partisan focus on election proposals

In an op-ed, Make the Road PA’s Diana Robinson argues for greater access to the ballot box.


How Philly’s ward system works and doesn’t work – and what is being done to change it

City & State spoke with experts who offered a glimpse into this complex electoral process.

Campaigns & Elections

Recount confirms Dr. Oz’s victory in Pennsylvania’s GOP Senate primary

Mehmet Oz defeated Dave McCormick by less than 1,000 votes

Campaigns & Elections

Proposed Constitutional amendment aims to give states more power over campaign spending

State Rep. Meghan Schroeder is leading a push to limit the influence of dark money

Reproductive Rights

We’ve seen firsthand that to defend reproductive rights and protect our freedoms, we need a Democratic governor

In op-ed, Democratic state legislators slam Republican gubernatorial nominee Doug Mastriano, calling him a dangerous conspiracy theorist.

John Fetterman

Here’s what we know about John Fetterman’s health

Fetterman said he ‘almost died’ as a result of ignoring health concerns

Campaigns & Elections

Bob Casey weighs in on state’s U.S. Senate race, criticizes GOP

Casey said Democratic nominee John Fetterman understands ‘real people'

Campaigns & Elections

Dave McCormick asks for hand recount in 12 counties after still unsettled GOP Senate primary

McCormick’s campaign says a recount will provide clarity over gaps between state and county totals

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From the Editor

Editor’s Note: It may be time to rethink the role of the independent voter in primary elections

We ought to respect the unaffiliated voter’s choice to refuse to just ‘pick a team’

Campaigns & Elections

Leigh Chapman says GOP Senate primary ‘likely headed toward a recount’

Chapman is required by state law to order the recount by Thursday

Campaigns & Elections

The latest congressional vote counts in the commonwealth

Candidates faced off in pivotal primary races across the state on Tuesday

Campaigns & Elections

PA elections chief outlines issues experienced at polling places on primary day

Acting Secretary of State Leigh Chapman said the state’s elections were “successful with minimal issues”

Campaigns & Elections

John Fetterman, Doug Mastriano find victory in statewide primaries

As of Tuesday night, the state’s GOP U.S. Senate primary election still remained a close call between Dave McCormick and Mehmet Oz


Voter registration update: PA GOP further narrows Dems’ registration edge

If voting registration figures are a lagging indicator of partisan enthusiasm, then Republicans are heading into the state’s primaries with a major head of steam.