Bret Binder

Interview with Bret Binder

by Nathaniel Smith, Politics: A View from West Chester, 11/1/17 I had a chance last week to interview Bret Binder, an East Bradford attorney who is running for the position of Magisterial District Judge in West Bradford, East Bradford, and West Chester wards 3, 6, and 7. Why are you running for MDJ? Too many […]

October 21st: Lunch with Bret Binder

What? All are welcome to our Fall Lunch Fundraiser at The Marrshalton Inn with Bret Binder! Lunch will be included with your ticket purchase and you will get a chance to speak with Bret and our event co-hosts about why they believe he is the best candidate for Magisterial District Judge of #15-1-01. Where? The […]

West Chester’s Bruno faces primary challenge from Binder

[n.b. This MDJ race will be on the 5/16/17 primary ballot in WC wards 3, 6, and 7 as well as in East and West Bradford. Candidates can cross-file, and thus both candidates will be on the D and R ballots. For more on the endorsed Democrat, Bret Binder, see OUR CANDIDATES at CCDC.] By […]

Binder back on GOP ballot in MDJ race

By Michael Rellahan, Daily Local News, 4/10/17 A decision by a state appellate court means that an East Bradford Democrat’s name will appear on both parties’ ballots for a magisterial district judge seat in West Chester in next month’s primary election. The Commonwealth Court on Friday overruled an order by a Common Pleas judge in […]

New 3-Region Voting Plan Passed by WC Area School Board

Despite some conservative opposition, a new 3-region voting plan passed tonight by the West Chester Area School Board (WCASB). With one director absent, the final vote is 6-2 in favor of the map below. The Borough of West Chester (purple) is in the new Region 1, along with most of West Goshen. If approved by […]

West Chester school board fills vacancy

By Jeremy Gerrard, Daily Local News, 12/17/13 WESTTOWN — The search to fill the vacancy on the West Chester Area School Board ended Monday evening as East Bradford resident Bret Binder was voted as the ninth and final school director. The board was left short one member in early November after board member Karen Miller […]

Cassandra Jones for Bret Binder

letter to West Chester Democrats It is my honor and privilege to endorse Bret Binder, the Democratic Party candidate for State Representative in the 156th District. While Bret and I ran against one another in the Primary Election, we kept things civil, honest, and forthright, because that’s the only way Bret and I know how […]

Binder tops Jones in 156th Democratic primary

by Jeremy Gerrard, Daily Local News, 4/25/12 In a close primary, Bret Binder emerged as the nominated Democratic candidate for the 156th state representative district. The 156th district is comprised of East Goshen, East Bradford, West Goshen and the West Chester Borough. Binder defeated Cassandra Jones in the primary Tuesday by a tally of 1,251 […]

Democrats Jones, Binder vie for 156th District nod

by Jeremy Gerrard, Daily Local News, 4/17/12   Two candidates are vying to win the Democratic primary for the 156th District state House seat. Cassandra Jones or Bret Binder will emerge April 25 to challenge incumbent state Rep. Dan Truitt, R-156th of East Goshen, in November. Binder said his campaign is focused primarily on education, […]

Democrats appeal for 156th District nomination

by Jeremy Gerrard, Daily Local News, 4/16/12 Two hopefuls vying for the Democratic nomination for the state House 156th District seat squared off in a forum Sunday afternoon at borough hall. Organized by the Chester County League of Women Voters, candidates Cassandra Jones and Bret Binder, both lifelong Democrats, took turns answering questions written by […]