Elections

Department of State Reminds Voters To Complete and Return Mail Ballot...

Acting Secretary of State Leigh M. Chapman reminded Pennsylvanians they can apply for, complete and return mail ballots in-person in one visit to their county...

Deadline to Apply for Mail-in and Absentee Ballots Is May 10

Acting Secretary of State Leigh M. Chapman reminded Pennsylvania voters the deadline to apply to vote by mail for the May primary election is...

Acting Secretary of State Reminds Pennsylvanians to Register to Vote 

Acting Secretary of State Leigh M. Chapman reminded Pennsylvanians that the deadline to register to vote in the May 17 primary is four weeks...

Nomination Petition Forms Available for Congressional and Statewide Candidates

Acting Secretary of State Leigh M. Chapman announced today that nomination petition forms are available for congressional and statewide candidates seeking to be on the May...

Pennsylvania Supreme Court Picks New Map of US House Districts

Pennsylvania’s highest court broke a partisan deadlock Wednesday over a new map of congressional districts by selecting boundaries that broadly adhere to the outlines...

Pennsylvania Court Rules Mail-in Voting Law Unconstitutional

A statewide court declared that Pennsylvania’s mail-in voting law is unconstitutional, agreeing with challenges by Republicans who soured on mail-in voting after then-President Donald...

Dr. Oz Plans to Run for U.S. Senate Seat in Pennsylvania

Dr. Mehmet Oz, the celebrity heart surgeon best known as the host of TV’s Dr. Oz Show after rocketing to fame on Oprah Winfrey’s...

State Senator Jake Corman Launches Campaign For Governor

Promising to fight to put people first and improve the lives of families, Republican Pennsylvania State Senator Jake Corman launched his campaign to become...

Acting Secretary of State Gives Notice of Statewide Recount in Commonwealth...

Acting Secretary of State Veronica Degraffenreid will order a statutorily required statewide recount in the Nov. 2 race for two open seats on the...

Election Returns Website Will Provide First Look at Election Results 

On this Election Day, Acting Secretary of State Veronica Degraffenreid today reminded Pennsylvanians that the Department of State’s election night returns website offers up-to-the-minute results. “The...

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