Voters interested in meeting two of the Democratic candidates on the November 6 General Election ballot are invited to attend two Meet & Greet events planned in Lock Haven this September.
John Fetterman, Democratic nominee for Pennsylvania Lieutenant Governor, will be visiting Lock Haven on Wednesday, September 26. He will greet visitors from 4-5:30 p.m. during a free Ice Cream Social that is also open to the public.
Then on Friday, September 28, Marc Friedenberg, Democratic nominee for Pennsylvania’s 12th U.S. Congressional District, will be visiting from 5-6 p.m. Light refreshments will be served.
Both events will take place at the Democratic Campaign Headquarters at 108 Bellefonte Ave., Lock Haven.
ABOUT THE NOMINEES
John Fetterman grew up in York and today serves as Mayor of Braddock, PA. After attending Albright College, he went on to earn his Master’s degree in Public Policy from Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government. In 2001, Fetterman moved to Braddock to serve with AmeriCorps and start a nonprofit organization, Braddock Redux. He was elected mayor by just one vote in 2005 and has since won re-election three times.
Marc Friedenberg is a lawyer and an assistant teaching professor at Penn State’s College of Information Sciences and Technology in Centre County. Friedenberg made his name locally as an activist on healthcare, stepping up when Congress began efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act, and created a group called PA5 Truth and Action. Most recently, Friedenberg embarked on his campaign to represent Pennsylvania’s new 12th U.S. Congressional District, which includes Clinton, Potter, Tioga, Bradford, Susquehanna, Lycoming, Sullivan, Wyoming, Southern Centre, Union, Snyder, Juniata, Mifflin, Perry, and parts of Montour and Northumberland counties.