Penn's Annenberg Public Policy Center Hosts Online Philadelphia Mayoral Primary Primer

Susan Q. Stranahan | | 215-746-3197
Kira Shepherd | | 215-898-8451
Thursday, April 12, 2007

PHILADELPHIA -- The Annenberg Public Policy Center's Student Voices - Philadelphia website,, is a virtual one-stop clearinghouse of information designed to help Philadelphia voters make informed choices on primary election day, May 15.

The website has many links to video coverage of mayoral candidate forums, Philadelphia Inquirer and Philadelphia Daily News articles about the race and an APPC Student Voices page with contact details and websites for all Philadelphia mayoral candidates.

Student Voices is a nationwide APPC civic engagement project designed to address the problem of declining political involvement by young people that helps inform high school students about current issues in government and candidates in local elections.