Prokopiak projected winner of special election in Pa. 140th House District

BY: - February 13, 2024

Democrats will have a temporary two seat advantage in the state House after Prokopiak is sworn in, while another special election looms for a red seat in Northeast Pa.

The exterior of the Pennsylvania state Capitol on March 7, 2023 (Photo by Amanda Mustard for the Pennsylvania Capital-Star).

Special election to replace Adams in northeast Pa. House seat set for primary election day

BY: - February 12, 2024

A special election to fill former state Rep. Joe Adams’ 139th District seat will coincide with the primary election on April 23, House Speaker Joanna McClinton (D-Philadelphia) announced Monday. Adams (R-Wayne/Pike), who was serving his first term in the state House, announced his retirement on Friday. Adams had previously said he would not seek reelection […]