Saturday, January 17, 2015

Winter 2015 Meeting

The next meeting of Pennsylvania's Republican State Committee will be held on January 30th and 31st in Harrisburg, PA.  Breakout sessions and committee meetings will be held on Friday afternoon, and the Southwest Caucus meeting and General Meeting of the Republican Party of Pennsylvania will be held Saturday morning.

This morning, Saturday January 17th, the Southwest Caucus met at the Doubletree hotel in Marshall Township to meet with the candidates for Supreme Court (3 seats open), Superior Court (1 seat open), and Commonwealth Court (1 seat open).  The Caucus also held a non-binding straw poll.  The results of the poll were as follows:

Supreme Court - 3 Seats Open (Votes)
1. Judy Olson (46)
2. Anne Covey (35)
3. Michael A. George (29)
4. Cheryl Lynn Allen (15)
5. Renee Cohn Jubelirer (12)
6. (tie) Paul Panepinto (9)
6. (tie) Rebecca Warren (9)
8. (tie) John T. Bender (1)
8. (tie) Correale F. Stevens (1)
10. Julia K. Hearthway (0)

Superior Court - 1 Seat Open (Votes)
1. Melissa Hart (24)
2. Emil Giordano (18)
3. Douglas G. Reichley (9)
4. Bradley K. Moss​ (3)

Commonwealth Court - 1 Seat Open (Votes)
1. Paul N. Lalley (43)
2. Scot R. Withers (12)