A staff report found that more than 7,600 ballots were disqualified from the count because, in the majority of cases, they were cast by people who were not registered to vote.
Franklin & Marshall College pollster Terry Madonna believes the success that Democratic candidates enjoyed in Pennsylvania was more about political organization than it was about voter ID backlash.
Democratic campaign workers erupted in jubilation Tuesday night as the TV screen at President Barack Obama’s Philadelphia headquarters showed the president with enough electoral votes to be re-elected.
In Pennsylvania’s 8th Congressional District, Republican incumbant Michael Fitzpatrick cruised to an easy victory on Tuesday.
The incumbents had a big night in Delaware, Chester and Montgomery Counties.
Ten years ago, Montgomery County was considered a Republican stronghold, but on Tuesday it was the Democrats who had the advantage across the county.
Political rookie Kathleen Kane has been elected the first woman and first Democratic Pennsylvania attorney general.
An election night watch party at the Crane Arts building in Kensington doubled as an interactive political art installation.
New Jersey voters have approved a ballot question forcing judges and state Supreme Court justices to pay more for retirement and health benefits.
Philadelphia’s election watchdog group says voting in the city is being hampered by a registration issues, a claim disputed by the city officials who run the polling places.
New Jersey elections officials were reporting no significant problems at the polls early Tuesday, even in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.
Officials in Montgomery County say all systems are go for Election Day. There’s power at all of the county’s voting locations.
Election judges are still required to ask Pennsylvania voters for a photo ID. However, at least for this election, voters are not required to show it.
City, election, and good government officials want to make sure everyone behaves around polling places on Tuesday in Philadelphia.
At issue: whether the water commissioner should have the final say on rate hikes.