The following candidates have been endorsed by CeaseFire Pennsylvania, the advocacy arm of CeaseFirePA. Endorsement decisions were based on an assessment of candidate surveys, voting records of incumbents, and the priority ascribed to the gun violence prevention agenda by the candidates in their public statements and actions.


Tom Wolf

US Senate

Bob Casey

PA House of Representatives

HD 28 Emily Skopove [Allegheny County]
HD 31 Perry Warren [Bucks County]
HD 53 Steve Malagari [Montgomery County]
HD 61 Elizabeth Hanbidge [Montgomery County]
HD 74 Dan Williams [Chester County]
HD 137 Amy Cozze [Northampton County]
HD 143 Wendy Ullman [Bucks County]
HD 146 Joe Ciresi [Montgomery County]
HD 150 Joe Webster [Montgomery County]
HD 151 Todd Stephens [Montgomery County]
HD 154 Steve McCarter [Montgomery County]
HD 155 Danielle Friel Oten [Chester County]
HD 156 Carolyn Comitta [Chester County]
HD 161 Leanne Kruger-Braneky [Delaware County]
HD 163 Jamie Santora [Delaware County]
HD 165 Jennifer O’Mara [Delaware County]
HD 176 Claudette Williams [Monroe County]
HD 177 Joe Hohenstein [Philadelphia County]
HD 178 Helen Tai [Bucks County]
HD 181 Malcolm Kenyatta [Philadelphia County]

PA Senate

SD 4 Arthur Haywood [Montgomery/Philadelphia County]
SD 6 Tina Davis [Bucks County]
SD 10 Steve Santarsiero [Bucks County]
SD 12 Maria Collett [Montgomery/Bucks County]
SD 24 Linda Fields [Bucks/Montgomery County]
SD 26 Tom McGarrigle [Chester/Delaware County]
SD 44 Katie Muth [Berks/Chester/Montgomery County]

For information about additional candidates who earned our Commonsense Candidate Distinction and rankings based on incumbent voting records, please visit our website at

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