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Philadelphia riots
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Tony Romeo
June 01, 2020 - 3:04 pm
On the eve of an “unprecedented” primary election in Pennsylvania, the secretary of the commonwealth confirms that the State Department is closely monitoring both the COVID-19 crisis and civil unrest in Philadelphia, marking an election with both progress and challenges. Read more here.
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Pennsylvania ballot
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Pat Loeb
May 28, 2020 - 9:32 am
A last-day surge in mail-in ballot applications brought the total number of requests in Philadelphia to about 225,000. City commissioners have already mailed out most of the requested ballots and expect to finish up Thursday, but they’re concerned about getting them back by Election Day. Read More...
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An election worker handles vote-by-mail ballots.
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Jim Melwert
May 27, 2020 - 2:21 pm
Delaware County officials have processed about 85,000 mail-in ballot requests amid mandated stay-at-home orders — more than twice the amount of ballots that they expected. Read more here.
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Pennsylvania ballot
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Jim Melwert
May 26, 2020 - 1:31 pm
Tuesday is the last day to sign up to receive a mail-in ballot for the June 2 Pennsylvania primary. But if you haven’t mailed it back by now, it may already be too late. Read more here.
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KYW Staff
April 08, 2020 - 2:47 pm
The Philadelphia City Commissioners are asking all voters to use mail-in ballots in the delayed June 2 primary — they’ll even provide the stamp. The decision comes are coronavirus cases in the city rise to 4,777. Read the latest here.
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Election Day
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Tony Romeo
March 24, 2020 - 7:34 pm
The Pennsylvania House gave initial approval to legislation that will move the primary election to June 2 due to the coronavirus crisis. Final votes are expected in the House and Senate on Wednesday. Read more here.
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Man opening mail-in ballot.
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Kim Glovas
March 08, 2020 - 11:25 am
For the first time, Pennsylvania voters can cast "reason free" mail-in ballots, before the April 21 primary deadline. Read more here.
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Voting pins.
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Tony Romeo
February 11, 2020 - 3:15 pm
The coming April 28 primary election will be the first in which Pennsylvanians can vote by mail, and now, state officials have launched an online app so you can apply for a ballot. Read more here.
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Man opening vote by mail ballot
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David Madden
October 28, 2019 - 4:30 am
A lot of states offer some form of early voting, New Jersey among them. Read more here.
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Sign directing voters.
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AP News
September 09, 2019 - 3:02 pm
Pennsylvanians who won't be able to vote in person this fall will be able to apply online for absentee ballots for the first time. Read more here.
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