The Delaware County Democrats were unable to agree on an endorsement, but Ms. Scanlon received a plurality of votes, followed by Ms. Lunkenheimer. Candidates who did not receive more than 50 percent of the vote in their races face the next highest vote-getter in primary runoffs May 22.
The state Supreme Court issued a new congressional map in February, splitting Centre County into two districts.
Polls will be open 7 a.m. -7 p.m.
Tuesday's Democratic primary in Nebraska's 2nd Congressional District, dominated by Omaha and its suburbs, features moderate former Rep. Brad Ashford fighting for his old seat and Kara Eastman, a children's nonprofit administrator, running to Ashford's left. Democrats are also looking for Conor Lamb (who won a special election earlier this year in a different district) to take down Rep. Keith Rothfus in the 17th District, which Trump won by a little less than 3 points.
Local Democrats have an interesting, highly competitive nominating race for the 112th District state House seat covering Dunmore and parts of the Midvalley and Scranton.
Legal battles are playing out in several USA states over gerrymandering, the process by which district lines are manipulated to favor one party.
Candidates for the state House of Representatives across the region, including four incumbents, are unopposed for nomination in the primary election today, but following today's vote, they will be back in the fall in their bid for election to a two-year term.
Collegium likely to repeat recommendation for Justice KM Joseph to SC…
If the Collegium sends it back a second time, as in the present case, the Centre is bound to accept the recommendation. It also argued that Justice Joseph's parent high court, the one in Kerala, was over-represented in the apex court .
When you get to the polling place, tell them which partisan ballot you want.
Also on the card are a five-way race for the Democratic nomination for lieutenant governor, a Republican primary to pick who will take on Democratic U.S. Sen. Matchups will be set in the race for governor, U.S. Senate, Pennsylvania's 18 U.S. House seats, state legislative races and more.
Democratic voters in Mercer County - along with their counterparts in Erie, Crawford and Lawrence counties and part of Butler County - will choose a nominee to run for the 16th Congressional District seat.
To top it off, Democrats will probably maintain control of the state's governor's mansion as well.
The split could be attributed to more Republicans staying home who've participated in past elections, he said, and the few contested races on the ballot.
What should I do if they say I'm not registered, but I know I am?
The leading Democratic candidates are Paulette Jordan, a former state legislator who would be the country's first Native American governor; and A.J. Balukoff, the party's 2014 nominee.