Candidates for Office

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

On November 6, 2012, Philadelphia voters will cast General Election ballots for the following offices:

Candidates as of 11/01/2012 With Button Numbers 

President and Vice President Of The United States

  • Mitt Romney \ Paul Ryan  (R) 101

  • Barack Obama \ Joe Biden (D) 201

  • Jill Stein \ Cheri Honkala (G) 301

  • Gary Johnson \ James p Gray (L) 501

United States Senator

  • Tom Smith (R) 102
  • Bob Casey jr  (D) 202
  • Rayburn Douglas Smith (L) 502

Attorney General

  • David J Freed  (R) 103
  • Kathleen G Kane  (D) 203
  • Marakay J Rogers (L) 503

Auditor General

  • John Maher (R) 104

  • Eugene A Depasquale  (D) 204

  • Besty Elizabeth Summers (L) 504

State Treasurer

  • Diana Irey Vaughan (R) 105
  • Robert M McCord (D) 205

  • Patricia M Fryman (L)  505

Representative in Congress 1st District

  • John Featherman (R)  106
  • Robert A Brady (D)  206

Representative in Congress 2nd District

  • Robert Allen Mansfield Jr (R)  106
  • Chaka Fattah (D)  206
  • James Foster (I)  406

Representative in Congress 13th District

  • Joseph James Rooney (R)  106
  • Allyson Schwartz (D)  206

Senator in the General Assembly1st District

  • Alfonso Gambone Jr (R)  107
  • Lawrence M Farnese (D)  207

Senator in the General Assembly 3rd District

  • Shirley M Kitchen  (D) 207

Senator in the General Assembly 5th District

  • Michael J Tomlinson  (R) 107
  • Mike Stack  (D) 207

Senator in the General Assembly 7th District

  • Vincent J Hughes  (D) 207

Representative in The  General Assembly 

Representative in The General Assembly Candidates List 

Proposed Charter Change Questions And Bond Question

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2012 General Election Sample Ballot

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