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Election updates: Cherelle Parker makes history; Democrats win big in Pa.
Election updates: Cherelle Parker makes history; Democrats win big in Pa.

Voter Guides

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What you need to know ahead of the 2023 Pa. general election

PA Voter Walking

What to know about Pa.'s judicial retention elections

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Procrastinator’s guide to the 2023 November election in Philly

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Ballot question: Should Philly enshrine Office for People with Disabilities in city charter?

Everything you need to know about voting in Philly on Nov. 7

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Who’s running for Philly City Council?

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Who's running for Pa.'s Commonwealth and Superior Courts?

Daniel McCaffery (D) and Carolyn Carluccio (R), candidates for the Pa. Supreme Court.

Who's running for Pa. Supreme Court?

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Everything you need to know about requesting, filling out, and returning your Pa. mail ballot

Election workers process mail-in-ballots for the midterm elections in Philadelphia, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

When to expect election results in Pa., how officials are preparing, and more

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Mail ballot drop box map for the 2023 November election in Philadelphia

PA Voter Sticker in Camp Hill

A basic guide to vetting candidates for school board, judge, and more

Philly Mayoral Race

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Philly voters to elect the city's 100th mayor on Tuesday

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Philly coalition urges next mayor to not leave underserved youth behind

نص بديل: جاري هيل يبني حوض زراعي أمام منزل شخص ما.

Philadelphians hope a cleaner city will reduce gun violence. Will Oh or Parker make it a reality?

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How the next mayor could help artists live and work in Philly

Ken Curry posing for a photo.

What do Philly’s small business owners want from the city’s 100th mayor? ‘Fix everything’

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Philly’s next mayor will oversee preparations for the pivotal year 2026

Cherelle Parker takes part in a Democratic primary debate

Cherelle Parker on the Sixers arena, the next police commissioner, and the situation in Kensington

WHYY News Business Breakfast

Philly’s business leaders say want the next mayor to be the ‘CEO of the city’

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Cherelle Parker hopes to join growing class of Black women elected to higher office

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What Philly arts leaders want to see from the city’s 100th mayor

File photo: Mayoral candidate Cherelle Parker participates in the Restoring Safety Forum at WHYY. (Emma Lee/WHYY)

Cherelle Parker wants to strengthen police, lean on stops and searches, to tackle gun violence

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What does the mayor actually do? The job of Philly's top official, explained

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Next Philly mayor should ‘believe in the possibility of the arts,’ cultural leaders say

Tulips are pictured outside Philadelphia City Hall.

What Philly’s next mayor could borrow from other cities to support the arts

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What Philly’s next mayor can learn from other cities on gun violence

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What do Philly's immigrant communities want to see from the next mayor?

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Philly mayors have a mixed history of supporting the arts. Will the next one be an arts mayor?

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How Philly’s next mayor may rely on arts groups to address civic problems

Philly City Council Races

All 17 Philadelphia City Council seats are up for grabs. Seven are at-large seats, and 10 are district-level.
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Rue Landau becomes Philly’s first openly LGBTQ council member

Kendra Brooks and Nicolas O’Rourke celebrate at an election night party

WFP nabs Philly’s minority council seats, GOP shut out in at-large race

Pa. Suburbs

Jamila Winder, Democratic candidate for Montco commissioner.(provided)

Dems Jamila Winder, Neil Makhija, and Republican Thomas DiBello win Montco commissioners race

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Dems Bob Harvie, Diane Ellis-Marseglia win Bucks commissioners race

Dr. Monica Taylor poses for a photo.

Democrats keep complete control of Delaware County Council

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Dems Marian Moskowitz, Josh Maxwell and Republican Eric Roe win Chesco commissioners race

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Democrat Ed Brown elected as Upper Darby’s first Black mayor

Stefan Roots is a Democratic candidate for mayor of Chester City. (Kimberly Paynter/WHYY)

Democrat Stefan Roots wins Chester mayoral race

New Jersey

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What to know ahead of New Jersey’s 2023 general election

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Abortion, parental rights, and offshore wind are big issues in the New Jersey election this year

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Editor’s note: A multilingual twist to Philly elections coverage

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دليل التعطيل لانتخابات نوفمبر 2023 في فيلادلفيا

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赫德 费城 2023 年 11 月选举拖延症患者指南

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Guía del Procrastinador para las elecciones de noviembre de 2023 en Filadelfia

نص بديل: جاري هيل يبني حوض زراعي أمام منزل شخص ما.

في أحياء فيلادلفيا حيث تكون عمليات العنف المسلح شائعة، يناشد السكان المدينة بتنظيفها.

نص بديل: كين كيري يلتقط صورة فوتوغرافية.

ماذا يرغب أصحاب الأعمال الصغيرة في فيلادلفيا من العمدة رقم 100 للمدينة؟ 'إصلاح كل شيء'

Headshots of Timika Lane, Jill Beck, Harry Smail, Megan Martin, Matt Wolf, Maria Battista

Una guía completa de los candidatos a la Commonwealth y las Cortes Superiores

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Una guía completa de los candidatos a la Corte Suprema del estado

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Guía completa para votar en las elecciones de Pa. 2023

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Su guía para las preguntas de la papeleta de retención judicial de Pa.

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Every Voice, Every Vote is a collaborative project to inform Philadelphians about the 2023 mayoral and City Council races. WHYY News joins other Philadelphia newsrooms, community organizations, and the Lenfest Institute for Journalism on the project.

Other Election Stories

Douglas Frost turns on the tap in his Salem, N.J., home.

Salem, New Jersey residents to decide who should deliver their drinking water

Candidate for Pennsylvania Supreme Court Judge Daniel McCaffery poses for a photo

1 man’s spending is dominating Pa. judicial races. Who is he, and why is this election important?

Protesters on both sides of the abortion issue gather outside the Supreme Court in Washington on Jan. 19 during the March for Life. (Susan Walsh/AP)

Democrats in Pa. want to keep a Supreme Court majority. They are talking up abortion rights

Ed Brown sitting in a chair by a window

Ed Brown will face Brian Burke in Upper Darby’s mayoral race