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OP-ED: It’s Time for Nonpartisan Municipal Elections

OP-ED: It’s Time for Nonpartisan Municipal Elections

Op-ed by Anthony H. Williams and David Thornburgh

In Philadelphia, 23% or nearly a quarter-million voters effectively don’t get a say in who becomes mayor, represents them on city council or runs the District Attorney’s office. Despite standing in line to cast ballots and informing themselves on candidate positions, these citizens are locked out of the process simply because they’ve not registered to vote as a Democrat. But what if when you went into a voting booth, there were no party labels – no Democrat, no Republican, no Green – but only names? For voters in 85% of America’s cities and towns, that’s the reality – and Philadelphia should join them.

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DISTRICT OFFICE
2901 Island Avenue | Suite 100 |Philadelphia, PA 19153
Ph: (215) 492-2980 | Fax: (215) 492-2990 | 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

SOUTH PHILADELPHIA
2103 Snyder Avenue | Philadelphia, PA 19145
Ph: (215) 755-9185 | Fax: (215) 952-3375 | Monday – Thursday: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

DELAWARE COUNTY
419 Church Lane | Yeadon, PA 19050
Ph: (610) 284-7335 | Fax: (610) 284-5955 | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

HARRISBURG OFFICE
11 East Wing | Box 203008 | Harrisburg, PA 17120
Ph: (717) 787-5970 | Fax: (717) 772-0574 | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

District Office

2901 Island Avenue Suite 100 Philadelphia, PA 19153 Ph: (215) 492-2980 Fax: (215) 492-2990 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

South Philadelphia

2103 Snyder Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19145 Ph: (215) 755-9185 Fax: (215) 952-3375 Monday – Thursday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Delaware County

419 Church Lane Yeadon, PA 19050 Ph: (610) 284-7335 Fax: (610) 284-5955 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Harrisburg Office

11 East Wing | Box 203008 Harrisburg, PA 17120 Ph: (717) 787-5970 Fax: (717) 772-0574 9:00 am – 5:00 pm