A discrepancy over the Minority Poll Watcher position in the South Ward in South Philadelphia created some confusion. The incident caused the polling place to shut down briefly.
The Committee of Seventy, an election watchdog group, describes turnout throughout the Philadelphia region as “light.” There are also some reports of disputes at a few locations.
It has been a tight and heated race in Bucks County’s eighth congressional district, one rife with accusations. Now, inclumbent Patrick Murphy is accusing Republican Mike Fitzpatrick of engaging in voter suppression.
Democrat Bryan Lentz and Republican Pat Meehan, candidates for the congressional seat in Pennsylvania’s seventh district, cast their votes this morning.
One of Philadelphia’s political watchdogs fears that negative advertising for a number of races through the campaign season will prompt many disgusted voters to simply stay home.
The candidates in one of the most competitive races in the country have cast their votes. In New Jersey’s third district, John Adler and Jon Runyan pulled their respective levers.
At the top of the ballot today, Pennsylvania voters will find candidates for governor and U.S. Senate.
KYW’s David Madden looks at the ballot in New Jersey.
When voters head to the polls in the Philadelphia suburbs today they will be casting ballots in some very closely watched Congressional elections.
On this election day, both parties are struggling for an edge — any edge.
First lady Michelle Obama has joined her husband’s frenetic pace on the campaign trail in the run-up to tomorrow’s elections with appearances all over the place, including Philadelphia. She’ll be welcomed this evening on the campus of the University of Pennsylvania.
Candidates for the two big races in Pennsylvania have a busy day of campaigning on this the final day before the election. All four of the candidates are heavily focused on the Philadelphia area.
With the general election next Tuesday, Philadelphia elections officials are advising voters to make sure they know the location of their polling place.
Accusations of voter fraud are flying back and forth in the hotly contested race between congressman Patrick Murphy and his challenger Michael Fitzpatrick.
With 5 days left, some very troubling survey reports are creating a fright night scenario for people in office and those who want to serve.