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: Many Families Expected To Travel To Jersey Shore For July 4: 'I Gave Up Other Things Just To Make It To Ocean City'
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: Investigation Underway After 2-Alarm Fire Leaves Man Dead, 2 Firefighters Injured
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: 20-Year-Old Man Dead, Another Injured After Shooting In North Philadelphia
Political observers will also be watching the state Senate race in Delaware County featuring John Kane and Tom McGarrigle.