Are Pa.’s absentee-ballot deadlines unconstitutional? What would be the fix? Judges consider whether a lawsuit should move forward.

“Just because our state may not have the best system does not mean we have an unconstitutional system,” a judge said.

Are Pa.’s absentee-ballot deadlines unconstitutional? What would be the fix? Judges consider whether a lawsuit should move forward.

“Just because our state may not have the best system does not mean we have an unconstitutional system,” a judge said.

Camden County Democratic machine trounces progressive challengers in state and local races

In light voter turnout across Camden County, Democratic candidates for state and local offices easily defeated progressive challengers in Tuesday's primary. But in Collingswood, 16 progressive delegates won seats on the County Democratic Committee. The progressives backed about 100 candidates.

Camden County Democratic machine trounces progressive challengers in state and local races

In light voter turnout across Camden County, Democratic candidates for state and local offices easily defeated progressive challengers in Tuesday's primary. But in Collingswood, 16 progressive delegates won seats on the County Democratic Committee. The progressives backed about 100 candidates.

Trump-branded Assemblyman Joe Howarth loses to party regulars in Burlington County primary

In one of the few contested primaries, a Trump-branded incumbent faced off against two Republicans embraced by the powerful county GOP machine.

Trump-branded Assemblyman Joe Howarth loses to party regulars in Burlington County primary

In one of the few contested primaries, a Trump-branded incumbent faced off against two Republicans embraced by the powerful county GOP machine.
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Former GOP committeeman loses comeback bid in Burlington County town after insulting Indian immigrants

A former Republican town committeeman in Chesterfield, Burlington County, was defeated after he lost the party's support for controversial remarks about Indian immigrants in the fast-growing municipality.

New Jersey primary results 2019: Assembly races in South Jersey

There are just a handful of competitive primary races in General Assembly contests.

Insurgents take on Democratic machine, Norcross in Camden County: What to know about the N.J. primary

Challenges to Democratic organization in Camden County Assembly races are the highlights of Tuesday's primary elections in South Jersey.

What Pa. counties can learn from voters’ reactions to Montgomery County’s paper-ballot rollout

Some voters were concerned about Montgomery County’s new paper ballots when they voted Tuesday. Here’s how elections officials are responding.

Rochelle Bilal, who won Democratic nomination for Philly sheriff, finds the city’s politics ‘disturbing’

Rochelle Bilal, a former police officer who ran for Philadelphia sheriff on a reform platform, ousted the two-term incumbent Tuesday with little money and support. Here is her story.

Jannie Blackwell blames election loss on developers, dark money: ‘It was about them taking control of my district'

Veteran City Councilwoman Jannie Blackwell says she lost her seat this week because developers covet West Philly, and because of gentrification.

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'I really thought more people care.' What 7 first-time candidates learned from the Philly primary.

First-time candidates share what they learned on the campaign trail and what’s next for them.

More Philadelphians voted Tuesday than in the 2017 elections or the 2018 primary

Turnout was around 23 percent in Tuesday’s election — better than some elections, worse than others.

Meet the 3 newcomer primary winners likely joining City Council

The three Democratic primary winners for Council at-large seats are all but guaranteed to join Council in 2020.

How Councilwoman Jannie Blackwell and two other entrenched Philly incumbents fell on primary night

Three longtime incumbents were ousted in Tuesday's Democratic primary, with varying causes but some commonalities in each race. For one thing, the winners all were younger women.

Thanks to voters, you’ll be able to buy alcohol in more places in Delaware and Chester County — eventually

In Marple, Aldan, and Lansdowne in Delaware County, and West Marlborough and Franklin townships in Chester County, voters who showed up for Tuesday’s primary election replied with a resounding “Yes” to referendum questions about expanding their municipality’s liquor laws.

A roundup of some key races in Pennsylvania’s primary

From special elections to superior court judges, a look at what else happened in Pennsylvania's primary on Tuesday.

Pittsburgh DA fends off primary challenge, 1st in 20 years

Political newcomer Turahn Jenkins announced his candidacy just weeks after Antwon Rose II was fatally shot in the back by East Pittsburgh police officer Michael Rosfeld, leading to protests.

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