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Bipartisan Open Primaries Legislation Introduced
BIPARTISAN OPEN PRIMARIES LEGISLATION INTRODUCED Proposal would allow 900,000 independent voters to vote on candidates in taxpayer-funded primary elections
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Blue Ribbon Commission on Election Security Issues Final Report
Report urges voter-marked paper-ballot systems for 2020 elections
Bodine HS Students Interview State Rep. Mary Louise Isaacson
Students from Mr. de Arana's Social Science class interviewed Rep. Isaacson about school funding and other public policy issues.
event/Open to the Public
Born to Run: A Beginner's Guide to Running for Office
Ever wonder how lesser-known candidates fund their campaigns? Wondering what being in office is really like? Or just wondering how to get your own campaign up and running?
Brett Mandel & Philadelphia, Corrupt and Consenting: A City’s Struggle against an Epithet
Join the Committee of Seventy for an event discussing Philadelphia's struggle against its reputation for corruption. Author Brett Mandel will delve into his book, "Philadelphia, Corrupt and Consenting," alongside Lauren Vidas.
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Broad Based Coalition Calls for City Council to Create a new Department of Elections
To be administered by Election Director appointed by the Mayor with oversight by appointed, bipartisan Philadelphia Board of Elections
Buchholz Fellow Adam Robinson Interview Delaware Co. Controller Joanne Phillips
Adam Robinson is the Corporate Partnerships Officer for the Museum of the American Revolution, where he leads the Museum’s relationships with dozens of supportive companies and manages its Corporate Advisory Council. Joanne Phillips is the County Controller of Delaware Co., where she oversees the County's funds.
Buchholz Fellow, Clarissa Griebel, Interview with Caroline Turner
Caroline Turner was a Democratic candidate for Philadelphia Municipal Court for the May 18, 2021 Primary.
Buchholz Fellow Eric Stahl interviews Bucks Co. DA Candidate Antonetta Stancu
Antonetta Stancu is the Democratic District Attorney Candidate for Bucks County. She studied comparative Constitutional Law under Ruth Bader Ginsburg and currently raises funds for the families fallen first responders.
Buchholz Fellow Eric Stahl interviews Bucks Co. DA Matt Weintraub
Eric A. Stahl is an associate in the Mass Tort, Product, and Consumer Litigation Group of Crowell & Moring LLP, where he advises clients on complex litigation, risk management, and regulatory compliance. Matt Weintraub is the District Attorney of Bucks County, with 25 years of experience as a prosecutor. He was appointed District Attorney in 2016 and began his first full 4-year term as DA in 2017.