By Brad Segall
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Voters in the Philadelphia suburbs will see Congressional races on the ballot when they head to the polls today in addition to some state House and Senate contests.READ MORE: CBS3 Mysteries: Don Ly's Children Continue To Search For Answers After Father's American Dream Ended In Deadly Stabbing In South Philadelphia
There will be at least two new faces headed to Washington to represent local congressional districts.
In the 13th District, democrat Brendan Boyle and republican Dee Adcock are vying to replace Allyson Schwartz who gave up her seat in a failed bid to run for governor.READ MORE: Camden County Businesses, Officials Worry As Heavy Rains, Flooding Become More Common
In the 6th District, democrat Manan Trivedi is running against republican Ryan Costello. The winner will replace the retiring Jim Gerlach.
In the 8th District, incumbent Mike Fitzpatrick is being challenged by Kevin Strouse and in the 7th, incumbent Pat Meehan’s challenger is Mary Ellen Balchunis.MORE NEWS: Upper Darby Police Investigating Death Of Newborn Found In Bag
Political observers will also be watching the state Senate race in Delaware County featuring John Kane and Tom McGarrigle.