County Commissioners Across Pennsylvania Call For Election ReformsAfter the 2020 election, county leaders are calling for more time to pre-canvass mail-in ballots and an earlier ballot application deadline.
No Charges Will Be Filed In Pennsylvania Discarded-Ballots CaseNo criminal charges will be filed against a former temporary elections worker authorities have said mistakenly discarded nine military ballots ahead of the November presidential election, a federal prosecutor announced Friday.
Jim Brewster Sworn In As State Senator In Pennsylvania's 45th DistrictDemocrat Jim Brewster was sworn in Wednesday after Republicans refused to seat him last week.
Judge Upholds Counting Of Challenged Mail-In Ballots, Leading To Jim Brewster's Seating In State SenateA federal judge ruled on Tuesday that certain mail-in ballots were lawfully counted in Allegheny County, rejecting the claims of a Republican challenger to Pennsylvania Senator Jim Brewster of McKeesport.
Pa. State Senator Jim Brewster's Swearing In To Be Delayed Due To Fight Over Mail-In BallotsBrewster beat Ziccarelli by 69 votes in the November 3rd election, according to state-certified returns last month.
Republican State Senate May Refuse To Seat Certified Winner Of Local Race As Legal Battle ContinuesOne local Democratic state senator isn't sure his Republican colleagues who control the Senate will allow him to take the oath of office.
Judge Orders Halt To Further Vote Certification, Prompting Quick Appeal To Pennsylvania Supreme CourtA Pennsylvania appeals court judge ordered state officials on Wednesday to halt any further steps toward certifying election results.
Pennsylvania Supreme Court Rules Certain Mail-In Ballots Without Declaration Dates May Be CountedThe state Supreme Court has ruled that Allegheny County should count mail-in ballots that were received by Election Day even though the voters failed to date the outside envelope of their ballot.
Allegheny County Judge Rules Certain Mail-In Ballots Without Declaration Dates May Be Counted, But State Supreme Court Will DecideAn Allegheny County judge ruled on Wednesday that 2,349 mail-in ballots can be counted because they were received by Election Day even though the voters failed to date the outside envelope of their ballot.
Pennsylvania Supreme Court Takes Up Trump Challenge To 8K Philadelphia VotesPennsylvania’s state Supreme Court said Wednesday that it will take up challenges to more than 8,000 ballots in Philadelphia filed by President Donald Trump’s campaign, among the lawsuits launched by the Republican and his allies amid President-elect Joe Biden’s victory in the battleground state.
Allegheny County Election Workers Counting Mail-In And Absentee Ballots FridayOn Friday workers in Allegheny County were counting mail-in and absentee ballots postmarked by Election Day and received by Nov. 6.
Federal Court In Pa. Rejects Effort To Block Late-Arriving Ballots Postmarked By Election DayA federal appeals court in Philadelphia on Friday rejected an effort led by a Republican congressional candidate to block about 9,300 ballots that arrived after Election Day.
Pennsylvania AG Josh Shapiro: 'We've Seen Absolutely No Evidence' Of Voter FraudPennsylvania’s highest-ranking law enforcement official said Thursday that more than a week after Election Day he still has not seen any indication there was widespread voter fraud.
Judge Bars Pennsylvania State Secretary From Extending Deadline To 'Cure' Certain Mail-In BallotsA commonwealth court judge barred Pennsylvania Secretary of State Kathy Boockvar from extending the deadline by three days to have more time to "cure" certain mail-in ballots.
Threat Of Lawsuits Looms As Pennsylvania’s Vote Count ContinuesThe threat of more election-related lawsuits loomed as vote counting ground on Monday in Pennsylvania, nearly a week after the presidential election, as counties continued to sort through provisional ballots and late-arriving mail-in ballots.