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PGN EXCLUSIVE: Biden pledges support to LGBTQ community

This Q and A with former Vice President and now Democratic Candidate for President Joe Biden begins with a meeting in 2012 in the...

District Attorney: Larry Krasner

Throughout his candidacy for district attorney, Larry Krasner has spoken about resisting the Trump administration, ending mass incarceration and standing up for civil-rights. During...

District Attorney: Teresa Carr Deni

  Teresa Carr Deni served in numerous leadership positions in the field of law prior to running for district attorney. This includes membership in...

District Attorney: Tariq El-Shabbaz  

  Tariq El-Shabbaz hopes to return to the Philadelphia District Attorney’s Office, where he previously served as assistant district attorney for five years. El-Shabbaz...

District Attorney: Beth Grossman  

Prior to becoming chief of staff at the Philadelphia Department of Licenses and Inspections, Beth Grossman, the only Republican in the D.A.’s race, worked...

District Attorney: Joe Khan

After fighting corruption and crime at the U.S. Attorney’s Office, Joe Khan left behind his position to run for district attorney. Khan began his...

District Attorney: Rich Negrin

Rich Negrin was 13 when he witnessed his father gunned down by assassins. Since then, he has not lost sight of combatting gun violence....

District Attorney: Jack O’Neill

  Jack O’Neill prosecuted more than 100 cases involving homicide, rape and domestic violence. Before going into private practice, the district attorney candidate worked...

District Attorney: Michael Untermeyer

Prior to his run for district attorney, Michael Untermeyer served positions in the District Attorney’s Office and the Philadelphia Office of the Attorney General,...

City Controller race: Alan Butkovitz

During Alan Butkovitz’s three terms, the City Controller’s Office won several national awards, realized more than $800 million of revenue and savings, enforced minority-participation...

City Controller race: Rebecca Rhynhart

The challenger to incumbent City Controller Alan Butkovitz, Rebecca Rhynhart has never run for political office. Rhynhart served as Mayor Jim Kenney’s chief administrative...

Candidate interview: Katie McGinty

Office sought: U.S. Senator for Pennsylvania Party: Democrat McGinty is a Northeast Philadelphia native who earned a law degree from Columbia Law School and...

Candidate interview: Mary Ellen Balchunis

  Office sought: U.S. Representative for the Seventh District Party: Democrat A native of the Seventh District, Balchunis taught political science at La Salle...

Candidate interview: Josh Shapiro

Office sought: Pennsylvania Attorney General Party: Democrat Shapiro is the chair of the Montgomery County Board of Commissioners, on which he has sat since...

Candidate interview: Joe Torsella

Office sought: Pennsylvania Treasurer Party: Democrat Torsella, a Montgomery County resident, said he would bring his local, state and international experience as a fiscal...

Candidate interview: Eugene DePasquale

Office sought: Pennsylvania Auditor General Party: Democrat Auditor General DePasquale is pursuing a second term as the state’s top fiscal watchdog, a position he...

Chelsea Clinton speaks with PGN

Chelsea Clinton took a break from addressing female and Millennial voters Oct. 14 in Pittsburgh for a phone call with PGN. She talked about her...

We’re with her

The differences between two major-party candidates for president have perhaps never been as stark as they are in the 2016 election. When it comes...

PGN Exclusive: Hillary Clinton addresses LGBT equality

PGN reached out to the Democratic and Republican candidates for president, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, to discuss LGBT issues in advance of next...

Primary 2016 Endorsements

These are the candidates PGN is backing in April 26 primary election. Get out Tuesday and make your vote count!  ...



A look at the LGBTQ+ elected officials in the Philadelphia region

In recent years, more and more members of the LGBTQ+ community have been running for public office, and many have been elected. In 2022,...

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