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Running for Office

Division of
Election Services

Important Order From Commonwealth Court; All General Assembly And State Committee Candidates Please Read:
Notice And Order - RE: Objections To Nomination Petitions For Pennsylvania General Assembly And State Party Committees

Notice Regarding Objections to Nomination Petitions and Papers for all offices filing with Department of State 

Objections Cases Filed for Nomination Petitions-For petition objection hearings, the counties involved will need to be informed for the required presence at the court.  Please work with the affected county as needed to have someone available at the court.  Their contact information is available at Contact Your Election Officials (

Mandamus Case Tracker

Candidate Withdrawal Form

2022 Candidate Withdrawal List

Statewide and State Level Offices Eligible for Election in 2022

U.S. Senate


Lt. Governor

Representative in Congress

Senator in the General Assembly

Representative in the General Assembly

Democratic State Committee

Republican State Committee

If you have any questions, please email or call 717-787-5280.