Special Election Central

2019 Special Election Dates

House District 114
Lackawanna County
March 12, 2019

House District 19
Philadelphia County
March 12, 2019

Senate District 37
Allegheny & Washington
April 2, 2019

Candidate Application Form

The Pennsylvania Democratic State Committee is accepting applications to run for State Senate District 37 from all eligible candidates.

To submit your candidacy, please complete the SD-37 application form by Tuesday, January 17.


Our Candidates

Democratic candidates for the 2019 special elections will be nominated in January 2019. Candidates will be announced here as they’re selected.

What is a Special Election?

Special Elections are held to fill a legislative position when it becomes open prior to the end of the scheduled term. The special elections in 2019 will fill three empty seats in the PA General Assembly until the terms end December 31, 2020.

Any registered voter–regardless of party registration–can vote in special elections held within their district! Click here to find your legislative districts to determine whether you can vote in the 2019 special elections.