Meet our 2020 Candidates who are going to TURN PA BLUE
Please note that this page currently only contains candidates who have not previously held the office they are running for, do not have primary contests, and are in districts that are currently red.
This page will change frequently as more candidates make campaign announcements and update their information. There are obviously many ways to group the regions of Pennsylvania, but to keep things simple, we will be grouping our candidates according to the PA Dems Regional Caucuses.
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Southeast PA (SEPA) is comprised of Philadelphia, Bucks, Montgomery, Delaware, Chester, Lancaster, Berks, and Lehigh counties. Four of theState House districts listed here – HD-98, HD-124, HD-131 and HD-183 – overlap with other regions of the state and will be cross-listed.
State House of Representatives
- HD-13, Richard Ruggieri
- HD-26, Paul Friel
- HD-29, Marlene Katz
- HD-37, John Padora
- HD-97, Dana Hamp Gulik
- HD-124, Taylor Picone*
- HD-129, Kelly McDonough
- HD-131, Kevin Branco*
- HD-144, Gary Spillane
- HD-145, Robyn Colajezzi
- HD-147, Jill Dennin
- HD-151, Jonathan Kassa
- HD-152, Nancy Guenst
- HD-171, Peter Buck
- HD-178, Ann Marie Mitchell
- HD-187, Michael Blichar
*Candidate also listed in another region.
Northeast PA is comprised of Northampton, Monroe, Carbon, Schuykill, Luzerne, Lackawanna, Pike, Wayne, Susquehanna, Wyoming and Bradford counties. House districts HD-68, HD-125, HD-124, HD-131 and HD-183 overlap between regions and will be cross-listed.
SOUTH CENTRAL PA
South Central PA is comprised of Adams, Cumberland, Dauphin, Franklin, Lebanon, Perry and York counties. House districts HD-78, HD-98, and HD-125 overlap between regions and will be cross-listed.
Southwest PA is comprised of Allegheny, Lawrence, Beaver, Washington, Greene, Fayette, Westmoreland, Somerset, Indiana and Cambria counties. House districts HD-10, HD-17, HD-60, HD-66, HD-69, and HD-73 overlap between regions and will be cross-listed.
Northwest PA is comprised of Erie, Crawford, Mercer, Butler, Venango, Armstrong, Clarion, Forest, Warren, McKean, Elk, Jefferson, Clearfield, Cameron and Potter counties. House districts HD-10, HD-17, HD-60, HD-66, HD-68, and HD-73 overlap between regions and will be cross-listed.