Pennsylvania’s primary election will be held on Tuesday, May 15th, and only registered voters are entitled to vote.
The deadline to register to vote in the primary is April 16th. In Pennsylvania, you can register in person, by mail, and at various government agencies. Information on how to register is at https://www.philadelphiavotes.com/en/voters/registering-to-vote.
Primary elections are important because the winners will be the candidates in the general election November 6th.
Parents of college students please remind them that they can register to vote where they attend college, or they can vote in Philadelphia by absentee ballot. Therefore, it is important to register to vote at the location at which they want to vote – at their college location or at their home address.