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Philadelphia Voting and Elections: NEXT Election May 17 2022

This is a practical guide to voting and elections in Philadelphia.

May 2022 (Primary)

May 17, 2022 is the Primary Election

Pennsylvania is a “Closed Primary” state: Registered Democrats and Republicans will vote on candidates within their own party. Registered Independents and 3rd Party voters can only vote on Ballot Questions this election. Use this link to update your party registration now. You can also use the same link to update your voter registration if you have moved or changed names. 

Candidates for Office 

Committee of 70 Build Your Ballot Tool 

United States Senator (1) All Wards and Divisions
2022 United States Senate election in Pennsylvania

     
Democrat Candidates

  • John Fetterman
  • Alexandria Khalil  
  • Malcolm Kenyatta
  • Conor Lamb

     Republican Candidates 

  • Kathy Barnette
  • Jeff Bartos
  • George Bochetto
  • Sean Gale
  • David McCormick
  • Mehmet Oz 
  • Carla Sands

Source: PAPolitics.com

Governor - All Wards and Divisions
(Incumbent Democratic Governor Tom Wolf is term-limited and cannot seek re-election to a third term)

Democrat Candidates

  • Josh Shapiro

Republican Candidates

  • Lou Barletta
  • Jake Corman 
  • Joe Gale
  • Charlie Gerow
  • Melissa Hart
  • Doug Mastriano 
  • Bill McSwain
  • Jason Richey
  • David White 
  • Nche Zama

Lt. Governor - All Wards and Divisions

Democrat Candidates

  • Austin Davis
  • Brian Sims 
  • Ray Sosa

Republican Candidates

  • John Brown
  • Jeff Coleman 
  • Teddy Daniels 
  • Carrie Delrosso 
  • Russ Diamond 
  • Chris Frye Jr.
  • James Jones
  • Rick Saccone 
  • Clarice Schillinger

United States Representative in Congress - All Wards and Divisions
Find Your Legislator 
Find Your Elected Officials and Districts

Philadelphia Congressional Districts

2nd Congressional District

Democrat Candidates:

  • Brendan Boyle 

Republican Candidates

  • Haroon Bashir

3rd Congressional District

Democrat Candidates

  • Dwight Evans
  • Michael Cogbill
  • Alexandra Hunt 
  • Melvin Johnakin

Republican Candidates: None

5th Congressional District

Democrat Candidates:

  • Mary Gay Scanlon
  • Louis Lanni Jr.

Republican:

  • David Galluch


Senator in General Assembly (even numbered districts only)

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Representative in the General Assembly - All Wards and Divisons
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Member of Democratic State Committee - All Wards and Divisons
Member of Republican State Committee - All Wards and Divisons

Member of Ward Executive Committtee - All Wards and Divisions

Special Election - Senator in the General Assembly - 5th District
 

Source: Committee of Seventy, Ballotpedia, www.philadelphia votes.com

 

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