Everything you need to know about the April 23rd Primary Election

Election Day Is April 23, 2024.

Why is the primary election important? The primary election will determine who will represent your interests in Harrisburg and Washington DC. These local elections determine who will represent you in government both on the state (commonwealth) and federal level. Electing people who share your interest means you have an advocate when it comes to the budget, healthcare, housing, and infrastructure needs. Make sure you have a plan to vote in the April 23rd election.

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Important Dates For You To Remember

Election Day: Tuesday April 23rd is the Primary. Polls are open on election day from 7 A.M. – 8 P.M.

Last day to request a mail-in or absentee ballot: April 16, 2024 https://www.pavoterservices.pa.gov/OnlineAbsenteeApplication/#/OnlineAbsenteeBegin

Last day to register to vote: April 08, 2024 https://www.pavoterservices.pa.gov/Pages/voterregistrationstatus.aspx

Make Your Voting Plan

Are you voting in person or through the mail? You NEED to have a plan in place.

  • First time voting at your polling place, remember to bring an id.
  • Bring a Black Pen just in case.
  • Voting through the mail
    • Do not forget to put your ballot in the secrecy envelope
    • Do not forget to sign and date the back envelope
    • Do not forget to add your stamp before your drop it in the mail
    • Best practice is drop in the mail a week early or go to your drop box location:

You can look up your polling place or view your sample ballot as a Allegheny County Resident.

Some Helpful Links and Resources

Who is on the Ballot: Sample Ballot https://ballotpedia.org/Pennsylvania_Sample_Ballot

What are their positions: WESA 2024 Voter Guide: https://www.wesa.fm/wesa-voter-guide

Personalized Voting Information: League of Women Voters https://www.vote411.org/pennsylvania

Where do I Vote: Polling Place Locator https://www.pavoterservices.pa.gov/Pages/PollingPlaceInfo.aspx

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1Hood Power Questionnaires https://1hoodpower.org/2024-questionnaire-responses/

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