Elections

Trump, social media drive surge in Pennsylvania’s young voter ranks

(Pocono Record) With the November election approaching, reaching the youth vote is more important than ever now that there are more young voters than older...

A socialist wave in Pennsylvania?

(WHYY - by Dave Davies) Is Pennsylvania in the vanguard of a socialist surge in the Democratic Party? You might think so if you read the...

Gov. Wolf puts tax plans far behind him as he seeks...

(Mercury - By Marc Levy, Associated Press) Gone is the governor who had ambitious plans to overhaul Pennsylvania’s tax structure and pump billions more into...

The Millennial Socialists Are Coming – Opinion

(New York Times - Michelle Goldberg) In May, three young progressive women running for the state Legislature in Pennsylvania, each endorsed by the Democratic...

Will Wolf or Wagner work to make Pa. less corrupt?

(York Daily Record - William A. Faron) “Corruption is a crime against humanity.”  Like a cancer that weakens the body, corruption robs a society of its...

Republicans move to remake court after Pennsylvania gerrymandering case

(Go Erie) GOP looks to change the state’s constitution to elect appellate court judges in districts, rather than in statewide elections. HARRISBURG — After the...

Gov. Tom Wolf leads Scott Wagner by 19 points in latest...

(York Daily Record) Five months before voters decide, U.S. Sen. Bob Casey and Gov. Tom Wolf still have double-digit leads over their opponents as they...

Pa Senate Republicans muscle judicial election change into redistricting bill

(Lancaster Online - AP) Republicans in the Pennsylvania Senate on Tuesday moved to capitalize on the political momentum behind adopting a less partisan redistricting system...

State auditor to study security of Pennsylvania voter rolls

(Sentinel - Mark Scolforo Associated Press) Pennsylvania’s elected governmental watchdog announced Monday a team from his agency will take a closer look at the state’s...

HOW TO FIX LEGISLATIVE DISTRICTING IN PENNSYLVANIA (WITHOUT MAKING THINGS WORSE)

(Third & State - Marc Stier) We at the PBPC have been very critical of the effort to pass SB22, a constitutional amendment to change...

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