Republican candidate concedes to Democrat in close House election in Pennsylvania

Republican candidate concedes to Democrat in close House election in Pennsylvania

Lamb led Saccone by 627 votes unofficially – The Republican candidate in a close U.S. House of Representatives special election on March 13 in Pennsylvania conceded to his Democratic opponent on Wednesday, cementing a Democratic upset in a long-time Republican area that President Donald Trump handily won in 2016. In an ominous sign for Trump’sRead more about Republican candidate concedes to Democrat in close House election in Pennsylvania[…]

Philadelphia write-in candidate: I won with one vote

Philadelphia write-in candidate: I won with one vote

A Philadelphia resident was shocked to receive a letter Friday saying they won an election earlier in the month — apparently because no one else cast a vote. “I literally yelled ‘what the hell’ when I opened the letter,” Phillip Garcia told The Hill. “I’ve written my name in a few times during elections when no one else is listed for a position.Read more about Philadelphia write-in candidate: I won with one vote[…]

West Jordan will adopt new strong mayor form of government after voters OK change by narrow 63-vote margin

West Jordan will adopt new strong mayor form of government after voters OK change by narrow 63-vote margin

Third time’s the charm? The city’s newly-approved form of government will put mayor in charge starting in 2020. (Trent Nelson | Tribune file photo) West Jordan Mayor Kim Rolfe sits at the podium under the city logo. Rolfe was a supporter of changing to a strong mayor form of government and that initiative was approvedRead more about West Jordan will adopt new strong mayor form of government after voters OK change by narrow 63-vote margin[…]