Polls open tomorrow, Tuesday, May 15, 2018, at 7 a.m. and close at 8 p.m. for the Pennsylvania Primary Election. In order to vote in the primary, one must be registered with a political party; Pennsylvania hold closed primaries which means that only registered democrats can vote in the democratic primary. Any registered voter can vote for any candidate of any party in the November election.
On the ballot in 2018 are many state races, along with U.S. Senate and U.S. House of Representatives race.
Senator Casey (D) is unopposed in the Democratic primary, as is Governor Wolf (D).
Below are the rest of the candidates who are running for office in tomorrow’s Pennsylvania Primary and will appear on ballots in the Upper Perkiomen Valley.
4th U. S. Congressional District (all of Upper Perkiomen Valley is now within this newly drawn district)
- Madeleine Dean (currently serving in the PA State Legislature) (attended voter forum in Upper Perk)
- Shira Goodman (attended voter forum in Upper Perk)
- Joe Hoeffel (attended voter forum in Upper Perk)
PA State Legislative seat – 131 District (Upper Hanover, East Greenville, Pennsburg, Red Hill)
- Andy Lee
- Running a Write In Campaign – Joanne Jackson
PA State Legislative seat – 147th District (Green Lane and Marlborough Township)
PA State Senate District 24
PA Lt Governor Race
Sample Ballots can also be viewed online.