Candidates for Office

The pages below list important information about the candidates that appear on the ballot for each election cycle.

On November 7, 2017, Philadelphia voters will cast General Election ballots for the following offices:

Ballot Questions


Note, ballot numbers are displayed below in brackets: [].

Races

Justice Of The Supreme Court

Statewide (Vote for 1)
  • [101] Dwayne Woodruff (Democratic)
  • [201] Sallie Mundy (Republican)

Judge Of The Superior Court

Statewide (Vote for not more than 4)
  • [102] Maria Mclaughlin (Democratic)
  • [103] Carolyn H Nichols (Democratic)
  • [104] Debbie Kunselman (Democratic)
  • [105] Geoff Moulton (Democratic)
  • [202] Craig Stedman (Republican)
  • [203] Emil Giordano (Republican)
  • [204] Wade A Kagarise (Republican)
  • [205] Mary Murray (Republican)
  • [302] Jules Mermelstein (Green)

Judge Of The Commonwealth Court

Statewide (Vote for not more than 2)
  • [106] Ellen Ceisler (Democratic)
  • [107] Irene M Clark (Democratic)
  • [206] Paul Lalley (Republican)
  • [207] Christine Fizzano Cannon (Republican)

Judge Of The Court Of Common Pleas

1st Judicial District (Vote for not more than 9)
  • [108] Stella Tsai (Democratic)
  • [109] Vikki Kristiansson (Democratic)
  • [110] Lucretia C Clemons (Democratic)
  • [111] Deborah Cianfrani (Democratic)
  • [112] Zac Shaffer (Democratic)
  • [113] Deborah Canty (Democratic)
  • [114] Shanese Johnson (Democratic)
  • [115] Mark B Cohen (Democratic)
  • [116] Vincent Furlong (Democratic)
  • [216] Vincent Furlong (Republican)

Judge Of The Municipal Court

1st Judicial District (Vote for not more than 2)
  • [118] Marissa Brumbach (Democratic)
  • [119] Matt Wolf (Democratic)

District Attorney

Citywide (Vote for 1)
  • [121] Lawrence S Krasner (Democratic)
  • [221] Beth Grossman (Republican)

City Controller

Citywide (Vote for 1)
  • [122] Rebecca Rhynhart (Democratic)
  • [222] Michael Tomlinson (Republican)

Inspector of Election Candidates

Judge of Election Candidates

Retention

Justice Of The Supreme Court

Retention (Vote Yes/No)
  • Thomas G Saylor
  • Debra Todd

Judge Of The Superior Court

Retention (Vote Yes/No)
  • Jacqueline O Shogan

Judge Of The Court Of Common Pleas

Retention (Vote Yes/No)
  • Linda A Carpenter
  • Ellen Ceisler
  • Michael Erdos
  • Shelley Robins New
  • Rosalyn K Robinson
  • M Teresa Sarmina

Judge Of The Municipal Court

Retention (Vote Yes/No)
  • James Maurice Deleon, III
  • Joyce O Eubanks
  • Thomas F Gehret
  • Nazario Jimanez, Jr
  • William A Meehan, Jr
  • Brad Moss
  • David C Shuter
  • Karen Yvette Simmons
  • Marvin L Williams

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