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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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Hand sanitizer at polls
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Paul Kurtz
March 17, 2020 - 4:23 pm
Voters showed up to perform their civic duty for a special election in Bucks County, but not everyone was thrilled to leave the house during the coronavirus crisis. Read more here.
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Jim Melwert
March 16, 2020 - 11:27 am
Despite Gov. Tom Wolf’s call for people to avoid gathering in public places, a special election for a state House seat in Bucks County is still scheduled for Tuesday. Read more here.
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KYW Staff
November 05, 2019 - 2:30 pm
Get all your live results for the Pennsylvania and New Jersey general elections here.
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Mayor Jim Kenney votes at his Old City polling place on Nov 5, 2019.
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Tim Jimenez
November 05, 2019 - 6:50 am
Polls are open in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Typically, for off-year elections, 20% to 25% of voters come out in Philadelphia, according to Pat Christmas, the policy director with the nonpartisan political watchdog Committee of Seventy. But, he adds, the passion for the 2020 presidential election...
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Jim Melwert
November 05, 2019 - 6:39 am
For decades, county government in suburban Philadelphia was reliably Republican, but that's changed over the past few years. Voters today will have a big say where it goes from here.
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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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It’s been a week since Pennsylvania’s primary election day, giving Montgomery County officials some time to digest feedback on the new paper-ballot voting machines.
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Pat Loeb
August 15, 2019 - 3:17 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia Board of Elections voted Thursday to keep a $29 million dollar contract with Election Systems & Software (ES&S) for new voting machines. The contract was up for review, after the city controller discovered that the company failed to disclose...
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Election official Mary Wickersham enters selections into a voting machine during a public accuracy testing of Election Day voting machines, Oct. 23, 2018 in Minnesota.
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Pat Loeb
August 14, 2019 - 3:45 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia Board of Elections has scheduled a special meeting for Thursday to consider canceling a $29 million contract with Election Systems & Software, or ES&S, for new voting machines, after the city controller found the company failed to disclose...
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Nov 8, 2016; Detroit, MI, USA; Voting booths slowly fill up at Holden Year-Round Elementary School in Sterling Heights at Precinct 14 and 15 in Macomb County.
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Kristen Johanson
November 05, 2018 - 4:15 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — As people head to the polls on Tuesday, state and federal authorities will keep a watchful eye for intimidation or harassment as voters cast their ballots. Overall, states have the authority over polling places to maintain the integrity of the election process. But...
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