Election day is today, November 7th!
Yes, there IS an Election Day this year! It’s a state/county/municipal election. That might not sound like a big deal, but these positions are ultimately very important in determining representation and policy at the national level! You get to have a voice in choosing the following positions:
Pennsylvania Supreme Court: Dwayne Woodruff (D) vs Sallie Mundy (R) for an open seat (candidates described here)
Pennsylvania Supreme Court: retain Chief Justice Thomas Saylor (R)? (candidate described here)
Pennsylvania Supreme Court: retain Justice Debra Todd (D)? (candidate described here)
Pennsylvania Superior Court (candidates described here)
Pennsylvania Superior Court: retain Justice Jacqueline Shogan (R)? (candidate described here)
Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court (candidates described here)
Proposed Pennsylvania constitutional amendment: the Homestead Property Tax Assessment Exclusion
Centre County Court of Common Pleas: Brian Marshall (D) vs Ron McGlaughlin (R)
Centre County Jury Commissioner: Jason Moser (D) vs Hope Miller (R)
State College Mayor: Don Hahn (D) vs Michael Black (R) vs Ron Madrid (I)
State College Borough Council (report on recent debate here)
State College School District Director
If you are registered to vote in State College (or another borough in Centre County), you can use this link to find your polling place. If you want to look at a sample ballot to preview your choices, you can take a look at this page.
Thanks and happy voting!
And thanks to Kalev Hantsoo for compiling this list!