Gerrymandered no more?

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court released its new maps of U.S. Congressional districts today. West Chester remains in the 6th District, but the district itself is very different, now encompassing all of Chester County plus Reading in Berks County. If this maps holds up to the expected Republican court challenge, the new districts will go into […]

Close Races

Candidates need your vote; your local and state governments need your vote; your nation needs your vote. You choose who you want to run your government, your democracy. “If you stay home, you’re voting for the other side.” West Chester has eight (8) precincts. Mayor Comitta’s 23-vote-win in the 2009 Primary meant that if just […]

2017 positions on the ballot in West Chester

Mayor Borough Council wards 1, 3, 5, 7 Judges of Elections and Majority and Minority Inspectors in all precincts One WCASD school director seat (countywide, about half of school board members) Chester County Clerk of Courts, Controller, Coroner, Treasurer County and state judges only if seat is open or has a retention vote Magisterial District […]

Carolyn Comitta in USA Today

excerpts from “A suburban tide against Trump could sink his election bid” by Susan Page, USA TODAY, 9/13/16: … But Democrats have become increasingly competitive in the suburban counties, which include about a third of the state’s voters. In 2012, Romney lost the other three and carried Chester by just two-tenths of a percentage point, […]

Sign up to canvass, phone bank, or register voters

The Democratic Combined Campaign in Chester County offers many opportunities every day between now and the election. A lot of them are in West Chester, since the Clinton HQ is at 127 N. Church St. These events will benefit all Dem candidates, as the campaigns have a combined Get Out The Vote strategy to the […]