Elections

Allegheny County Man Charged with Forging Signatures on Petitions in Pennsylvania’s...

Attorney General Michelle Henry announced charges against an Allegheny County man for his role in forging signatures on nomination petitions to get his client...

PA Redesigns Mail Ballot Materials to Give Voters Clearer Instructions, Decrease Number...

Secretary of the Commonwealth Al Schmidt announced redesigned mail ballot materials that will be rolled out in the 2024 primary election. The redesigned envelopes and instruction sheets...

Secretary of State Reports Minimal Issues Across Pennsylvania On Election Day

Secretary of the Commonwealth Al Schmidt said the municipal election in Pennsylvania ran relatively smoothly, with county elections boards reporting a minimal number of...

PA Voters Urged to Know Their Rights at the Polls on...

Secretary of the Commonwealth Al Schmidt today encouraged Pennsylvania voters to educate themselves about their rights before they vote in person on Nov. 7. “Pennsylvania voters can find a wealth of...

Get First Look at Election Results at Department of State Election...

Secretary of the Commonwealth Al Schmidt reminded Pennsylvanians today that they can get up-to-the-minute, unofficial results of Tuesday’s municipal election on the Department of State’s election...

Vote.Pa.Gov is One-Stop Shop for Voter Information in PA

Secretary of the Commonwealth Al Schmidt is reminding Pennsylvania voters that they can find comprehensive voting information at vote.pa.gov.  “I encourage all eligible voters to...

Oct. 31 Deadline for Voters to Request Mail-in or Absentee Ballot

Secretary of the Commonwealth Al Schmidt reminded Pennsylvanians they can apply for a mail-in or absentee ballot for the upcoming Municipal Election until Tuesday, Oct....

Secretary of the Commonwealth Discusses Preparations for Nov. 7 Election

Secretary of the Commonwealth Al Schmidt discussed election preparations and deadlines for voters to keep in mind to cast their ballot in the Nov....

Deadline to Register to Vote in PA Is a Week Away  

Secretary of the Commonwealth Al Schmidt reminded eligible Pennsylvanians that the Oct. 23 deadline to register to vote in the Nov. 7 municipal election...

Pennsylvania Voters Have 4 Weeks to Apply for a Mail Ballot...

Secretary of the Commonwealth Al Schmidt today reminded registered Pennsylvania voters that they have until 5 p.m. Oct.  31 to apply for a mail ballot for the Nov. 7 municipal election. Ensuring that...