PoliticsPA’s Primary Election Contest

The primary election is less than a month away, and today is your chance to play pundit. Who do you think will be the winners of these hot races around the state?

Submit your guesses by email, or send a facebook message to Sy, by Tuesday, May 3rd (before the next campaign finance filing deadline).

The person who guesses the most races correctly will win the coveted designation of PA’s Top Pundit, and a shout-out on PoliticsPA.

Here are the races to guess:

Commonwealth Court, GOP. Will the PA GOP endorsement hold?
Commonwealth Court, Dems. Will Ernsberger once again buck the party endorsement?
Superior Court, GOP.

Philadelphia:

City Commission. Is the Philly machine still with Marge Tartaglione?
District 1.
District 2.
District 8.

Allegheny:

County Exec, Dem. Can the endorsed Rich Fitzgerald beat the Flaherty name?
County Exec, GOP. Can newcomer Raja beat the golden Irish McCullough name?
County Controller, Dem.
Which, if any, Pittsburgh City Council incumbents lose their seats?

Commissioner races:

Cumberland County Commissioners, both parties.
Dauphin County Commissioners, Dem.
Lackawanna County Commissioners, Dem.

Misc County Races:

Can DA Jim Goodman win the GOP nom for Schuylkill County Judge?
Can Republican State Rep. Doug Reichley win the Dem nom for Lehigh County Judge?
Name 2 of 6 Winners for Luzerne County Judge, Dem. It’s a kids for cash free-for-all.

Tiebreaker:

What percentage of the vote does Milton Street win?

April 20th, 2011 | Posted in Features, Front Page Stories | No Comments