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March 29, 2016
Endorsement Announcement

Capital Region Stonewall Democrats members in good standing were surveyed and voted to endorse the following candidates in the April 26th Primary Election.

PA House:

Christopher Cowan 88th

Kevin Schreiber 95th

Mike Sturla 96th

Dale Allen Hamby 100th

Patty Kim 103rd

Jody Rebarchek 104th

Ryan Collins 125th

PA Senate:

Greg Paulson 13th

Rob Teplitz 15th

Attorney General:

Joshua Shapiro

US Congress:

Michael Paul Marsicano 11th

US Senate:

Katie McGinty

Questionnaires were sent to the candidates and feedback was received regarding their position on LGBT issues. Based on the questionnaire responses and additional comments, the candidates met the criteria to earn an endorsement from Capital Region Stonewall Democrats.

The Executive Board surveyed members in good standing from March 23rd through March 28th.

“Our members have spoken and I am pleased to know that we have so many individuals running in this election that care about equality and members of our community,” said, Ben Allatt, Chair, Capital Region Stonewall Democrats. Allatt continued to say, “It is so important to get out and vote and vote for those who champion the issues of equality and a more inclusive government.”

Capital Region Stonewall Democrats hopes that our endorsements will encourage the community at large to vote for candidates who are committed to advancing equality for all.


March 7, 2016
Meet the Candidates

Come, meet, mingle and hear our Candidates talk about the issues. Candidates who have rsvp'd to date include: Rob Teplitz  (PA Senatorial Candidate from the 15th district), Jody Rebarchak  (104th State House District) and Greg Paulson (PA Senatorial Candidate from the 13th district.) The list of candidates who will speak will be updated regularly, so please check back regularly. 

We will also hold a dollar per vote straw poll for the Presidential Democratic Race.

 

This event is free to attend. Food and Beverages are available for purchase at the Kitchen Bar at HMAC.

You can become a Capital Region Stonewall Democrat member or renew your membership at the event. Membership levels are as follows: individual: $30/annually, family: $50/annually and student/low-income: $10/annually.

 

Where: 

HMAC Stage on Herr, 268 Herr St., Harrisburg, PA 17109

When:

March 14, 2016 at 6p.m.




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