Want to Become a Candidate? GREAT!
The Lancaster County Democratic Committee (LCDC) can help. We provide information, trainings and support.
Call our LCDC Headquarters to talk with our staff about your interests. We are glad to help. 717-299-5701
Our LCDC Endorsement Convention is February 13. If you want to attend, please call our LCDC Headquarters – 717-299-5701
If you are interested in running for State Committee, please contact Headquarters at firstname.lastname@example.org or 717-299-5701. Each person interested in serving on State Committee will be issued a vetting questionnaire with instructions. We are seeking to endorse a slate of candidates that represents our diversity and reflects geographical balance throughout the county. The deadline to inform Headquarters of your intent to run for State Committee is Friday, January 12.
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|Signature Requirements and Filing Fees for Upcoming Offices for Election|
|Level of Office||Office for Election||Filing Fee||Number of Signatures||Where to File|
|Federal||United States Senator||$200.00||2,000||Harrisburg|
|Federal||Representative in Congress||$150.00||1,000||Harrisburg|
|Pennsylvania||Governor||$200.00||2,000 (including at least 100 from each of at least 10 counties)||Harrisburg|
|Pennsylvania||Lt. Governor||$200.00||1,000 (including at least 100 from each of at least 5 counties)||Harrisburg|
|Pennsylvania||Senator in the General Assembly (Even-Numbered Districts)||$100.00||500||Harrisburg|
|Pennsylvania||Representative in the General Assembly (All Districts)||$100.00||300||Harrisburg|
|Party||Member of Democratic State Committee (3 Female & 3 Male)||$25.00||100||Harrisburg|
|Party||Precinct Committee Person (2 Per Precinct, Gender-Neutral)||None||10||Lancaster|
|Municipal||Pequea Township Supervisor (5-Year Term)||None||10||Lancaster|
|Municipal||Pequea Township Supervisor (3-Year Term)||None||10||Lancaster|
|Filing Location||Office Name and Address||Office Phone|
|Harrisburg:||Bureau of Commissions, Elections and Legislation, Department of State, 210 North Office Building, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 17120||717-787-5280|
|Lancaster:||Voter Registration & Board of Elections, 150 N. Queen St., Suite 117, Lancaster, PA 17603-3562||717-299-8293|
|Questions?||Contact the Lancaster County Democratic Committee at email@example.com or 717-299-5701|