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Counting Status & Returns

We expect there will be delays in vote counting due to the unprecedented number of mail-in ballots. While counties are committed to counting votes as early as they can, their priority is and must be to accurately and securely count every vote.

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The Pennsylvania Department of State

​The Department protects the public's health and safety by licensing more than one million business and health professionals; promotes the integrity of the electoral process; supports economic development through corporate registrations and transactions; maintains registration and financial information for thousands of charities, and sanctions professional boxing, kick-boxing, wrestling and mixed martial arts. More about us ...