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2012 Election: Federal and State Races

See who's running on the Democratic and Republican slates for national and statewide posts on Tuesday.

Pennsylvanians will be going to the polls during the primary election April 24 to choose who will be on the ballot this fall for the U.S. presidency, U.S. Senate and a number of statewide offices.

Here are your choices, in ballot order:

U.S. PRESIDENT: 

Republican:

  • Newt Gingrich, former U.S. Speaker of the House and congressman from Georgia's 6th District
  • Mitt Romney, former Massachusetts governor who
  • Ron Paul, the congressman from Texas' 14th District who grew up in Green Tree and attended Dormont High School

Democrat:

  • Barack Obama, incumbent U.S. president and former U.S. senator from Illinois

 

U.S. SENATOR FROM PENNSYLVANIA:

Republican:

Democrat:

  • Joseph Vodvarka, Robinson Township, Allegheny County ()
  • Bob Casey, the incumbent U.S. senator from Scranton, Lackawanna County

 

STATE ATTORNEY GENERAL:

Republican:

Democrat:

 

STATE AUDITOR GENERAL:

Republican:

Democrat:

 

STATE TREASURER:

Republican:

Democrat:

 

REPRESENTATIVE IN CONGRESS:

Congressional District 14:

Republican:

  • , Forest Hills, Allegheny County

Democrat:

  • , incumbent, Forest Hills, Allegheny County
  • , North Versailles, Allegheny County

Congressional District 18:

Republican:

  • , incumbent, Upper St. Clair, Allegheny County
  • , Upper St. Clair, Allegheny County

Democrat:

  • Larry Maggi, Buffalo, Washington County

 

REPRESENTATIVES IN THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY:

:

Republican:

  • , Pittsburgh, Allegheny County

Democrat:

  • , Pittsburgh, Allegheny County
  • , Whitehall, Allegheny County

*Although Shawn Lunny's name will appear on the ballot, he has been removed as a candidate. for the full story.

House District 27:

Democrat:

  • , Pittsburgh, Allegheny County

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