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Your complete directory of Pennsylvania candidates for Governor, United State Senator and Congress in the current election cycle ... state political parties ... the official state election office ... and state news sources.

Bill Scranton for Governor - Jim Van Zandt for US Senate - 1962

Filing Deadline (Major Parties): February 2024
Filing Deadline (Third Parties & Independents): August 2024
Primary: April 23, 2024
Bold = Active Candidate
Italics = Potential Candidate
* = Incumbent
won = Winner
(Incumbent Party Listed First)

This page was last updated on November 28, 2023


Next Gubernatorial Election in 2026:

Josh Shapiro (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Doug Mastriano (R) - State Sen., Retired Army Colonel MAGA Activist & '22 Nominee

Ken Krawchuk (L) - IT Consultant, Computer Programmer & Frequent Candidate

Casey - Knoll - Kohn - 1996

Austin Davis (D)*

The Following Constitutional Officer Elections are in 2024:

[ Michelle Henry (D)* - Interim - Not a Candidate in 2024. ]
Keir Bradford-Grey (D) - Ex-Philadelphia Public Defender
Eugene DePasquale (D) - Ex-State Auditor General, Ex-State Rep, Attorney & '20 US Rep Nominee
Joe Khan (D) - Ex-Bucks County Solicitor & '17 Philadelphia Dist Atty Candidate
Jared Solomon (D) - State Rep., Attorney & Army Veteran
Jack Stollsteimer (D) - Delaware County District Attorney
Kat Copeland (R) - Ex-Delaware County District Attorney
Dave Sunday (R) - York County District Attorney & Navy Veteran
Craig Williams (R) - State Rep. Attorney, Retired USMC Colonel & Iraq War Veteran

R. Budd Dwyer

Tim DeFoor (R)* - (Campaign Site)
Malcolm Kenyatta (D) - State Rep. & '22 US Sen Candidate

Mark Rozzi (D) - State Rep., Ex-State House Speaker & Businessman

Stacy Garrity (R)* - (Campaign Site)
Ryan Bizzarro (D) - State Rep. & Ex-School Behavioral Health Specialist
Alan Butkovitz (D) - Ex-Philadelphia City Controller, Ex-State Rep. & Attorney

Sesler - Shapp - Kline


STATE HOUSE - ( Republican Caucus - Democratic Caucus )

STATE SENATE - ( Republican Caucus - Democratic Caucus )


Bob Casey Jr. (D)* - (Campaign Site)
W. Blaine Forkner (D) - Engineer & Consultant

Stacy Garrity (R) - State Treasurer, Businesswoman, Retired Army Colonel & Iraq War Vetreran

Dave McCormick (R) - Hedge Fund CEO, Ex-US Treasury Official, Army Veteran & '22 Candidate
Tariq Parvez (R) - Bank Regional VP

Keith Rothfus (R) - Ex-Congressman & Attorney

Hussein Tartour-Aguirre (I)

Sen Hugh Scott

John Fetterman (D)* - (Campaign Site) - Next Election in 2028.


District 1:
Brian Fitzpatrick (R)* - (Campaign Site)
Mart Houck (R) - Nonprofit Ministry Founder & Pro-Life Activist
Quincy Richardson (R)
Ashley Ehasz (D) - Government Affairs Consultant, Iraq War Veteran & '22 Nominee

District 2:
Brendan Boyle (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Salem Snow (D) - Socialist Activist & '22 Candidate

District 3:
Dwight Evans (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Chris Rabb (D) - State Rep. & College Professor

Congressman Robert Nix

District 4:
Madeleine Dean (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Erik Bonnett (D) - Constable, Ex-IT Professional & Ukraine Foreign Legion Veteran
David Winkler (R)- Storage Facility Manager & Iraq/Afghan War Veteran
Chuck Keller (I) - Businessman, Law School Student, Navy Veteran & '23 Magistrate Candidate

District 5:
Mary Gay Scanlon (D)* - (Campaign Site)

District 6:
Chrissy Houlahan (D)* - (Campaign Site)

Mike "Ozzie" Myers

District 7:
Susan Wild (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Kevin Dellicker (R) - Technology Firm Owner, National Guard Soldier & '22 Candidate
Allen Issa (R) - Law Student & Ex-Congressional Intern
Ryan Mackenzie (R) - State Rep. & Ex-State Labor Dept Official
Maria Montero (R) - Attorney, DeSales University Trustee & '19 Candidate
Lewis Shupe (I) - Home Building Contractor & Podcast Host

District 8:
Matt Cartwright (D)* - (Campaign Site)
John "Slick" Baum (R) - Businessman & Retired USAF Officer

Rob Bresnahan (R) - Businessman & Community Activist

Rosemary Brown (R) - State Sen. & Pharmaceutical Sales Representative
Seth Kaufer (R) - Physician & GOP Activist

District 9:
Dan Meuser (R)* - (Campaign Site)

James Michener

District 10:
Scott Perry (R)*- (Campaign Site)
John Broadhurst (D) - International Business Consultant
Rick Coplen (D) - Carlisle School Board Member, Retired Army Officer & '22 Candidate
Shamaine Daniels (D) - Harrisburg City Councilwoman, Attorney & '22 Nominee
Bob Forbes (D) - Substitute Teacher & Retired Army Veteran
Blake Lynch (D) - Public Radio Executive & Ex-Harrisburg City Official
Mike O'Brien (D) - Retired USMC Lt Colonel & Afghan War Veteran
Janelle Stelson (D) - Ex-TV News Anchor

District 11:
Lloyd Smucker (R)* - (Campaign Site)
Jeffrey Wilder (R) - Emergency Medical Technician
Dave Baker (D) - Construction Specialist

District 12:
Summer Lee (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Bhavini Patel (D) - Edgewood Borough Councilwoman, Businesswoman & '22 Candidate

Mike Doyle (R) - Plum Borough Councilman, Insurance Executive & '22 Nominee

James Hayes (R) - Manufacturing Executive & Ex-Federal Reserve Board Asst VP

Dick Schulze

District 13:
John Joyce (R)* - (Campaign Site)
Padraic Lee (D) - Real Estate Investor

District 14:
Guy Reschenthaler (R)* - (Campaign Site)
Ken Bach (D) - Ex-Yough School Board Member, Businessman, Navy Veteran & '22 St Rep Nominee
Kimberly Felan (D) - Ex-Legal Secretary, Political Activist & '20/'22 St Rep Candidate
Philip Vecchio (D) - Carpenter

District 15:
Glenn "GT" Thompson (R)* - (Campaign Site)

Socialist Equality Party - 1996

District 16:
Mike Kelly (R)*- (Campaign Site)
Tim Kramer (R)
Preston Nouri (D) - Legislative Analyst & Ex-Congressional Aide

District 17:
Chris Deluzio (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Carrie DelRosso (R) - Ex-State Rep., Businesswoman & '22 Lt Gov Nominee
Sam DeMarco (R) - Allegheny County Councilman, County GOP Chair & USMC Veteran
Jason Killmeyer (R) - National Security Consultant, Nonprofit Founder & '22 Candidate

Rob Mercuri (R) - State Rep., Businessman & Iraq War Veteran

Jeremy Shaffer (R) - Ex-Ross Town Commissioner, Businessman, '22 Nominee & '18 St Sen Nominee
Tricia Staible (R) - Businesswoman
Mike Turzai (R) - Ex-State House Speaker , Ex-Bradford Woods Councilman & Attorney

Gov Dick Thornburgh - 1982


Alliance Party of Pennsylvania (A)
Constitution Party of Pennsylvania (C)
Pennsylvania Democratic Party (D)
Green Party of Pennsylvania (G)
Keystone Party (K)
Libertarian Party of Pennsylvania (L)
Pennsylvania Republican Party (R)
Socialist Workers Party (SWP)
Independent (I)
Write-In (WI)

Sen Joseph Clark - 1968


Secretary of State's Office

PAVoterServices: Election Info

Tom Ridge & George HW Bush 1992


Al Dia (Spanish)
Allentown Morning Call
Altoona Mirror
Beaver County Times
Black Pittsburgh
Bucks County Courier Times
Carlisle Sentinel
Centre Daily Times (State College)
City & State Pennsylvania
Coraopolis Record
Daily Pennsylvanian (University of Pennsylvania)
Delaware County Daily Times
Erie Times News
Gettysburg Times

Senator Harris Wofford - 1994

Hazleton Standard-Speaker
El Hispano (Spanish)
Keystone Report (Conservative)
Lancaster Intelligencer-Journal / Lancaster New Era
Lehigh Valley Express-Times
Lehighton Times News
Lock Haven Express
Meadville Tribune
Monroeville Times Express
Oakmont-Verona Advance Leader Star
PennLive.com / Harrisburg Patriot-News
Pennsylvania Capital-Star
Axios Philadelphia
Chalkbeat: Philadelphia
Philadelphia Citizen (Liberal)
Philadelphia Gay News
Philadelphia Inquirer
Philadelphia Jewish Exponent
Philadelphia Tribune (African-American)
Philadelphia Weekly (Alternative)
Philly Voice

Frank Rizzo for Mayor

Pittsburgh City Paper (Alternative)
Pittsburgh Courier (African-America)
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
Pocono Record
Pottstown Mercury
QBurgh (LGBT)
Reading Eagle
Scranton Times-Tribune
Sharon Herald
El Sol Latino (Spanish)
Spotlight PA
Sunbury Daily Item
Uniontown Herald-Standard
West Chester Daily Local News
Wilkes Barre Citizens' Voice
Wilkes Barre Times Leader
York Daily Record

Ron Klink for Congress

Pennsylvania Cable Network
Pennsylvania Public Television (PBS)
KYW TV-3 (CBS - Philadelphia)
WPVI TV-6 (ABC - Philadelphia)
WCAU TV-10 (NBC - Philadelphia)
WTFX TV-29 (FOX - Philadelphia)
WWSI TV-62 (Telemundo - Philadelphia)
WUVP TV-65 (Univision - Philadelphia)
WHYY Public Radio (NPR - Philadelphia)
KDKA TV-2 (CBS - Pittsburgh)
WTAE TV-4 (ABC - Pittsburgh)
WPXI TV-11 (NBC - Pittsburgh)
WPGH TV-53 (FOX - Pittsburgh)


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