Westmoreland County Elections Bureau Deputy Director Fired With Nov. 3 Weeks AwayAppointed in July initially as interim director and then deputy director of the Westmoreland County Elections Bureau, Scott Sistek was sacked from his position this week.
Westmoreland County Fires Deputy Director Of Election BureauWestmoreland County has fired its election bureau deputy director weeks ahead of the presidential election.
Pittsburgh Penguins Team Up With Department Of State, Allegheny County For Voting InitiativesThe Pittsburgh Penguins are teaming up with the Department of State and Allegheny County to support voting initiatives.
Ohio Republicans Criticize Gov. Mike DeWine On Election, PandemicRepublican officials in a southwestern Ohio county have accused the state’s Republican governor of having “grossly mishandled” this year’s primary election and not having “reacted appropriately” to the coronavirus pandemic.
Coronavirus In Pennsylvania: State Steps In To Help Counties With PPE For Polling PlacesAs the governor's stay-at-home orders are lifted in some parts of Pennsylvania, nobody is quite sure how safe it will be for voters to vote in-person in the June 2 primary.
Allegheny Co. Executive Rich Fitzgerald Calls For Voting By Mail For June PrimaryAllegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald is calling for the upcoming June primary to be conducted by mail-in voting.
State Elections Leaders Considering Changes Ahead Of Pa. PrimaryThe state's top elections official met with elections leaders and poll workers in Washington and Beaver counties Wednesday.
Pennsylvania Launches Online Application For Mail-In BallotsPennsylvania is launching the website where voters for the first time can request the newly legalized mail-in ballots ahead of the state’s April 28 primary election, officials said Tuesday.
FBI Stepping In To Protect Integrity Of Pennsylvania's ElectionsThe FBI is rolling out new guidelines to ensure the integrity of Pennsylvania's elections.
Too Close To Call: Election Results In Westmoreland County Lead To Special Way To Break The TieThere were ten tied votes for council and auditor in nine municipalities in Westmoreland County and on Friday, the winners were determined in a unique way.
Absentee Ballot Application Deadline Is October 29 In Allegheny CountyThe deadline for voters to apply for an absentee ballot is October 29.
January Election Set To Replace Arrested Lawmaker Who ResignedVoters in a central Pennsylvania state Senate district will get a chance in January to pick a replacement for a four-term senator who resigned last week after being arrested on child pornography possession charges.
Allegheny Co. Looks To Buy New Voting Machines Before 2020 ElectionElection officials in Allegheny County and across the state are running out of time to make a big decision and purchase new voting machines.
Bills Proposed To Eliminate Pennsylvania's Straight-Party Voting OptionLegislation advancing in Pennsylvania's Republican-controlled Legislature would eliminate the ballot option for voters to simply select a straight-party ticket in elections, although House Democrats are objecting to it.
GOP Pushes Back On Cash Gov. Wolf Seeks For Voting MachinesRepublican lawmakers aren't committing to the money sought by Democratic Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf to back up his demand that counties replace their voting machines by 2020's presidential elections.