October 11, 2019 03:30 PM
Voting absentee in Pennsylvania just became easier in time for the Nov. 5 municipal election.
September 26, 2019 02:00 PM
Over the past 37 years, the Pennsylvania Voter Hall of Fame has honored about 24,000 civic-minded men and women in our commonwealth...
September 17, 2019 02:00 PM
Rachel Boss, Community Impact Manager, Bureau of Campaign Finance & Civic Engagement
The PA Department of State is thrilled to kick off the third year of the Governor's Civic Engagement Award (GCEA) program.
September 12, 2019 04:00 PM
Poll workers are the unsung heroes of our democracy. They are the friendly, helpful folks you see at your polling place every election day.
September 04, 2019 09:00 AM
Abby Daniels, Guest Blogger
I remember being a young child and tagging along with my parents on election day as they cast their votes at the polls. I was fascinated...
Kaitlin Murphy, Deputy Press Secretary
Pennsylvania's early embrace of women's suffrage played a crucial role in the movement.
Tiffany Chang Lawson, Director of the Bureau of Campaign Finance & Civic Engagement
In the GCEA's second year, 63 schools participated, registering to vote more than 3,000 eligible students. Twenty-three schools won awards.