These Rules Will Assure a Transparent and Fair Election on November 8, 2016

Pennsylvania’s elections are governed by the Pennsylvania Election Code (“Code”). That Code provides important rules to assure a free, fair, and transparent election. For instance: 1. There can be no campaign activity, or “electioneering”, in the polling place itself. (25 P.S. § 3060(c)); 2. All persons — except designated election officers, clerks and watchers — […]

Leadership Wilkes-Barre Class of 2017

Just a follow-up to our opening retreat held on September 22nd and 23rd. It was very informative, challenging and fun! The accommodations at the Fairfield Inn were wonderful. We had a very interesting class participation exercise with W-B City Councilman Tony Brooks. He took us through a detailed time line of the history of Wilkes-Barre […]