As a Congressman, James Garfield stated at the 100th anniversary of the Declaration of Independence, July 4, 1876: “Now more than ever before, the people are responsible for the character of their Congress. If that body be ignorant, reckless, and corrupt, it is because the people tolerate ignorance, recklessness, and corruption. If it be intelligent, brave, and pure, it is because the people demand these high qualities to represent them in the national legislature…” Be an informed voter!!
May 15th is primary election day in Pennsylvania. Do you know where the candidates stand on issues that are important to you? Our voter guide covers the US Senate, US House, Governor and Lieutenant Governor races.
Registered to vote or want to change parties — deadline is October 11th. Going to be absentee from your voting district — deadline to apply is November 1st. More important deadlines are looming!
AFA of PA encourages Christians, through education, to become involved in pro-family issues in their community, state and the nation. This is some of what has been going on in the Commonwealth and the nation.
The last day to register to vote or change parties is March 28th. Also, if you have changed your name or address since the last election, the deadline to make these changes with your county’s voter registration office is also March 28th. Are you going to be out of town on April 26th? You’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot.
If you know of anyone who has just turned 18 or has not registered to vote for one reason or another, the deadline for them to register to be able to vote in this all-important Primary Election is March 26th! Also, if you know of someone who would like to change parties, they have the same March 26th deadline.