2018 Election Dates
February 13 - First day to circulate and file nomination petitions (For all except Congressional races)
February 27 - First day to circulate and file nomination petitions (For Congressional races)
March 6 - Last day to circulate and file nomination petitions (For all except Congressional races)
March 7 - First day to circulate and file nomination papers (For all except Congressional races)
March 20 - Last day to circulate and file nomination petitions (For Congressional races)
March 21 - First day to circulate and file nomination papers (For Congressional races)
March 26 - First day to apply for a civilian absentee ballot
Get your Absentee Ballot Application form HERE.
April 16 - Last day to REGISTER before the primary
May 8 - Last day to apply for a civilian absentee ballot
May 11 - Last day for County Board of Elections to receive voted civilian absentee ballots
May 15 - GENERAL PRIMARY ELECTION
Here are the Democratic Candidates you can vote for in the May 15 Primary Election.
( If you are running for office in the 2018 Primary and not listed here please send your information to firstname.lastname@example.org )
Lt. Governor - ( Note: As of 02/22/2018 Madeleine Dean dropped out of the Lt Governor race to run for Congress in the 4th CD )
Nilofer Nina Ahmad, Website Facebook Molecular biologist and former Deputy Mayor of Philadelphia.
Kathi Cozzone, Website Current Chester County Commissioner.
John Fetterman, Website Facebook Current Mayor of Braddock, PA.
Ray Sosa, Website Facebook Is a banker and insurance broker from Montgomery County.
Mike Stack, Website Facebook Current Lt Governor.
Aryanna Berringer, Website Facebook Dropped out of race on 03/22/2018
Craig Lehman, Website Facebook Dropped out of race on 03/25/2018
The following is based on the NEW 2018 Congressional maps as ordered by the PA Supreme Court.
7th Congressional District: The Townships of Eldred, Hamilton, Smithfield (Precinct 02 and 03 and a small portion of Precinct 1), Ross, Stroud and the Boroughs of Stroudsburg, East Stroudsburg and Delaware Water Gap.
David Albert Clark,
Rick Daugherty, Website Facebook
Greg Edwards, Website Facebook
John Morganelli, Website Facebook
Roger Ruggles, Website
Susan Wild, Website Facebook
David Weidman, Website Facebook Campaign suspended on 3/18/2018
8th Congressional District: The Townships of Coolbaugh, Barrett, Chestnuthill, Jackson, Middle Smithfield,Paradise, Pocono, Polk, Price, Smithfield (The majority of Precinct 1), Tobyhanna, Tunkhannock, and the Borough of Mt. Pocono.
Congressman Matt Cartwright, Website Facebook
* Sunday, March 18, 4 to 6 pm at the Chat N Chew restaurant in Blakslee, 248 Route 115 & 940 (Ahart's Plaza). Meet & Greet with Congressman Matt Cartwright. Sign petitions for Matt. Refreshments will be served.
State Senate races:
DISTRICT 22 - Barrett, Coolbaugh, Price Townships.
Senator John Blake, Website Facebook, State Senator in the 22nd District.
DISTRICT 40 - Chestnuthill, Eldred, Hamilton, Jackson, Middle Smithfield, Pocono, Polk, Paradise, Ross, Smithfield, Stroud, Tobyhanna, Tunkhannock Townships. Delaware Water Gap, East Stroudsburg, Mt Pocono, Stroudsburg Boroughs.
Tarah Probst, Website Facebook , Mayor of Stroudsburg.
Fundraiser, Friday, Feb 16, 7pm at the Sycamore Grille in Delaware Water Gap for Tarah Probst, candidate for State Senate in the 40th. Buffet dinner, guest speakers and entertainment. $75. Contacttarah@tarahprobstforsenate.com, or call (570) 417-2552.
State House races:
DISTRICT 115 - Coolbaugh, Paradise, Price, Stroud (District 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6) Townships, East Stroudsburg, Stroudsburg Boroughs
Maureen Madden, WebsiteFacebook, State Representative in the 115th District.
DISTRICT 189 - (Monroe County) Barrett, Hamilton, Middle Smithfield, Ross, Stroud (District 7), Smithfield Townships, Delaware Water Gap Borough.
- (Pike County) Delaware, Lehman, Porter Townships
Christa Caceres, Website Facebook
Democratic State Committee:
You can vote for up to 3 Candidates
Cynthia Crowner, Monroe County Democratic County Committee Member.
Mark Dodel, Pennsylvania Democratic State Committee Member.
Anne Tiracchia, Pennsylvania Democratic State Committee Member.
Monroe County Democratic Committee:
Vote for 1 man and 1 woman Candidate in each precinct.
If no one is on the ballot you can write in yourself and help get our candidates elected.