Posts Tagged ‘candidates’
Does Pa’s ballot access system help exclude independents from debates?

Does Pa’s ballot access system help exclude independents from debates?

Paul Glover got an email on January 23 telling him he still wasn’t registered for the Pennsylvania Progressive Summit — and to, you know, get on that. The summit, which took place February 28-March 1 in Harrisburg, promised numerous left-leaning speakers from all over Pennsylvania, and the country; as well as a gubernatorial primary debate and a Lt. governor’s...

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Northwest Philly activist faces uphill battle as Green Guv candidate

Northwest Philly activist faces uphill battle as Green Guv candidate

While the Democrats met in Harrisburg for the annual Progressive Summit this weekend, the Green Party met in State College where they nominated Paul Glover, the Northwest Philly activist and “social entrepreneur” we’ve been telling you about since the beginning of the year. Now, Glover will have to collect thousands of signatures to get on the ballot—and...

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Pennsylvania Elections Are Coming; Here are your Candidates

Pennsylvania Elections Are Coming; Here are your Candidates

A full list of Pennsylvania candidates for the 2012 elections was put online Friday. That includes everybody hoping to compete in any election—primaries and generals. Here’s what it means for you: Statewide, we’ll be voting for presidential candidate (and all primaries) on April 24. That’ll happen whether or not any (or all but one) of the Republicans...

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Milton Street to Run for PA House of Representatives

Milton Street to Run for PA House of Representatives

Former State Rep. and candidate for Philadelphia Mayor Milton Street says he’s running for the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, again. A few minutes ago, he posted a Facebook message saying, “To all my facebook followers… I DECLARE MYSELF A CANDIDATE FOR THE 195th DISTRICT OF PENNSYLVANIA HOUSE OF REPRESTATIVES !!! IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO HELP ME...

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