WELCOME EASTTOWN VOTERS!
We're here to help you vote and elect Democrats to local, state and federal office.
Welcome Easttown Voters!
We're here to help you vote
and elect Democrats to local,
state and federal offices.
LEARN ABOUT THE 2021 DEMOCRATIC CANDIDATES!
The November 2, 2021 General Election has many important local races in Easttown Township and Chester County as well as in the local and state judicial system. The individuals elected to every single one of these offices in 2021 will have an impact on your family’s well-being and the policies that govern the township, county, and state so please click on the links to learn more about the candidates. Read about all the Democratic candidates and the offices they seek.
EASTTOWN TOWNSHIP CANDIDATES
• Promote common sense changes to planning and zoning consistent with the intent of the Easttown Comprehensive Plan • Listen actively to the public’s concern about new projects. • Commit to fair, open and honest communication.
•Preserve the uniqueness and character of the community • Ensure community planning and development is consistent with our community’s values • Ensure transparent communication between the Board of Supervisors and the community during development proposals.
• A longtime Easttown resident and a graduate of Conestoga, Gettysburg College, and the Villanova University School of Law • Licensed Attorney with over 25 years experience • Certified as a specialist in the practice of Workers Compensation Law by the PA Bar Association’s Section on Workers Compensation.
The only candidate with: • A law degree • Experience in both the criminal and civil justice systems • Experience advocating for both the prosecution and the defense • Experience practicing in courts at all levels of the justice system, from District Court to the U.S. Supreme Court
•Incumbent for the past 5 years • Fully credentialed and licensed • Committed to serving Easttown through providing constable services to the Chester County courts which includes transporting troubled youth to various facilities for Chester County Children & Youth.
TE SCHOOL BOARD CANDIDATES
• Support comprehensive multifaceted evaluation of students for academic, social and emotional support • Listen respectfully to all students, teachers, parents and administrators to address concerns • Maximize taxpayer dollars through critical analysis of data to evaluate cost-effective alternatives.
• Provide the most conducive environment for student achievement • Build resources to ensure that curriculum standards are maximized • Protect our taxpayer dollars by ensuring program strength • Commit to financial accountability that provides students with the top-notch education they deserve
CHESTER COUNTY CANDIDATES
• Incumbent who uses her corporate experience to ensure the Office of the Treasurer maintains tight accounting controls and the ability to innovate to improve services • Educated through PHD level • Digitized Treasurer's office for speed and privacy • Has saved the County money while improving tax collection efforts.
• Incumbent who has provided transparency, accountability and efficiency by bringing a fresh eye to precious taxpayer resource allocation • Has improved and streamlined processes within the County leading to significant cost savings for the taxpayers. •Investigates corruption wasting tax payer dollars • Certified Public Pension Professional.
• Incumbent who has streamlined County's processing of criminal legal paperwork by implementing e-filing, automated bail and restitution payments, and other technological improvements that saves money for attorneys and clients • Believes accurate records provide the basis for fair trials for victims & defendants.
• Current Deputy Coroner • Master's in Forensic Science, certified with the American Board of Medicolegal Death Investigators • Currently manages all office functions: administration, investigations, transportation & morgue-related duties • Streamlined budget process and payment systems. Sits on multiple County task forces coordinating with other agencies.
PENNSYLVANIA JUDICIAL CANDIDATES
• Current judge in PA Superior Court • 19 years as Philadelphia Assistant District Attorney and later Chief of Child Support Enforcement • Throughout her legal career, Judge McLaughlin has dedicated numerous hours off the bench to various organizations, including, anti-violence, anti-drug, re-entry programs and youth organizations.
• Current Court of Common Pleas judge • Experience includes family law, worked as a major trial attorney for the Defender Association of Philadelphia, served as Chief Legal Counsel to state senator, and was the Democratic Executive Director for the Pennsylvania State Senate State Government Committee challenging PA's restrictive Photo Id law.
•Has served in the Allegheny County Court of Common Pleas since 2016 handling all matters involving children and families • The Pennsylvania Bar Association rated him “Highly Recommended” and the only candidate to receive the highest judicial rating for Commonwealth Court • Recognized as a national expert on domestic violence.
• As a Common Pleas Court Judge in Philadelphia, she fought for fair and equal justice for Philadelphia’s most vulnerable children and families and presided over thousands of trials • Guided the City of Philadelphia in its creation of the First Judicial District’s Juvenile Human Trafficking Court • Local Chair of national program to assist youth affected ed by violence.
33 years legal expertise serving Chester County citizens • 15 years of judicial experience as a hearing officer in the Family Court Masters Unit. • Served as an Assistant District Attorney in Chester County and was the first managing attorney of the Chester County’s Child Abuse Unit.
• 31 years of diverse legal experience and a proven track record of public service • Received highest judicial rating of Qualified from Chester County Bar Association • Worked with elected officials on a wide range of legal matters including government, ethics, taxation, and land use.
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IMPORTANT ELECTION DATES
Sept 13 – Early Vote By Mail Begins
Oct 18 – Last Day to Register
Oct 26 – Last Day to Apply for Vote By Mail Ballot
Nov 2 – ELECTION DAY!
GET YOUR EASTTOWN TOWNSHIP DEMOCRATIC BLUE MAP
Make a subtle statement! In celebration of Easttown turning Democratic, we’ve created a special map of our favorite township with all the streets outlined in Democratic blue. Perfect for hanging in your favorite frame and will look great on any wall in your house. 11″ x 17″ and printed on high quality paper. Learn how to order.
Critical Race Theory Controversy Invades TE Schools!
Conservatives Trying to Increase Racial Tension in Easttown with Misinformation.
Please sign and share a petition supporting a curriculum fostering respect for students of all backgrounds.
Preliminary Easttown Democratic Primary Results – List of Winners Plus Impressive Democratic Turnout
PENNSYLVANIA & CHESTER COUNTY POLITICAL NEWS
SOME INTERESTING READING!
Pa. school mask lawsuit backed by group that challenged 2020 election results...PA Spotlight, Sept 9
Quest to Protect the Delaware River Watershed as Rains Fall & Sea Level Rises…Inside Climate News, Sept 1
Pennsylvania mandates masks in K-12 schools, day cares…AP News, Aug 31
No critical race theory in Pennsylvania schools, for now…The Center Square, Jul 28
Berwyn, PA 19312
Located outside of the library, this event will feature 20+ craft and gift vendors, the Friends' famous raffle baskets, food (including the Kona Ice food truck and Philly Pretzels), live music, and games for the kids. Rain date September 19th. Email email@example.com if you are interested in being a vendor... there are still a few spots remaining!Find out more »
Malvern, PA 19355
Meet ALL the announced 2022 Democrat US Senate candidates from Pennsylvania at a special “Senate Spotlight Soiree and Fall Fundraiser." REGISTER ONLINE to attend at Chescodems Special guest: Chrissy Houlahan! Democratic Senate Candidates: Val Arkoosh, Commissioner, Montgomery County John Fetterman, Lieutenant Governor, PA Malcolm Kenyatta, State Representative, 181st District Connor Lamb, US Representative, 17th District VIP […]Find out more »
The Easttown Board Of Supervisors usually meets on the first and third Monday of every month at 7PM in the Township Building. All Easttown citizens are invited. Easttown Township, a second-class township under Pennsylvania law, is governed by a 5 member Board of Supervisors. The Supervisors, who are all elected at large, serve staggered terms […]Find out more »
The Parks and Recreation Board makes recommendations to the Board of Supervisors for the Township historical and recreational assets, recreational programs, and Township-owned open space. Members are appointed by the Board of Supervisors to 5-year terms. The Parks and Recreation Board meets on the third Tuesday of each month. Recreation and Open Space Plan – amended […]Find out more »
The Environmental Advisory Council was created in December by Ordinance 445-20 to assist and advise the Board of Supervisors, Planning Commission, Parks and Recreation Board and other Township Authorities, Boards and Commissions, on matters dealing with protection, conservation, management, promotion, and uses of natural resources, located within the Township. Council members are Township residents, appointed […]Find out more »
- STATE GOVERNMENT: The Pennsylvania Department of Health Coronavirus Page provides updates on the disease’s spread within the state, as well as frequently asked questions available here.
- CHESTER COUNTY GOVERNMENT: Visit the Chester County Health Department Coronavirus Page for detailed information about the virus in Chester County. Vaccine appointments now available to everyone age 16 and over!
- EASTTOWN TOWNSHIP GOVERNMENT: Many meetings are being held virtually so check the Easttown website for information on how you can attend virtually. Sign up for Easttown Township Alerts. Read about the mask requirement in the Township Building.
- TE SCHOOL DISTRICT: Check out the TE Schools Coronavirus Update.