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Two proposed amendments that voters will face deal with limiting the power of governors like Tom Wolf during disasters.
Get Out and Vote: All PA Voters Eligible to Vote on Statewide Ballot Questions

Primary ballots will include four questions, three of which propose amendments to the state’s constitution.

A voter fills out his ballot as a woman waits her turn during primary voting at the public safety building in McKeesport, Pa., Tuesday, June 2, 2020. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
Pennsylvania’s Elections Went Pretty Smoothly. Here’s What We Know So Far.

The lack of drama in the outcome of the presidential contests and the massive mail-in vote produced light in-person turnout throughout the state.

People wait outside their voting place before the polls open for the Pennsylvania Primary election, Tuesday, June 2, 2020, in Zelienople, Pa. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)
The 6 Counties Where the Deadline for Mail-In Ballots Have Been Extended

The new deadline to receive them and count them, under Wolf’s executive order, is 5 p.m. on June 9, the governor's office said.

In this May 28, 2020, photo, Dave Turnier processes mail-in ballots at at the Chester County Voter Services office in West Chester, Pa., prior to the primary election. Tuesday's primary elections in seven states are both significant elections and big tests of campaigning during the age of coronavirus. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
Want to Know What November Might Look Like? Pay Attention to Tuesday’s Primaries

States have scrambled to adjust to the new reality presented by the coronavirus pandemic, with some sending every voter an absentee ballot request.

Graphic via Tania Lili for Keystone
Your Guide to Pennsylvania’s June 2 Primary Elections

Due to the coronavirus, all voters have the option to vote by mail-in ballot rather than going to their polling place on Election Day. Mail-in ballot applications will be accepted through Tuesday, May 26, 2020 at 5 p.m.

Marty Goetz, right, and Diane White, prepare the voting screens as they start to set up a polling place Monday, June 1, 2020, for the voting for Tuesday's Pennsylvania primary in Jackson Township near Zelienople, Pa. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)
The Pennsylvania Primary Is 2 Weeks Away. Here’s What You Need to Know.

The deadline to register to vote in the June 2 primary is Monday, 11:59 PM.