|Former candidate for|
|Pennsylvania State Senate, District 2|
Sanchez's website highlighted the following campaign themes:
- "Restructured school days"
- "Restructured school year"
- "Magnet school, 4-12 grades"
- "Encourage new entrepreneurial initiatives by providing that business start-ups not have to pay state and city related taxes for their first three years of operation, the most difficult period for new businesses."
- "Creating and expanding enterprise zones in distressed communities where specialized industries, such as light manufacturing and alternative energy companies, can obtain incentives and tax subsidies/deductions/credits that are responsible and innovative."
- "In cooperation with local schools, such as Community College of Philadelphia, establishing and supporting programs that train displaced workers and unskilled people in order for them to be able to obtain living wage jobs."
- "Increased funding to support Community Policing efforts that have shown results in bringing community involvement that encourages cooperation and information sharing."
- "Increased funding for neighborhood-based town watch monitoring efforts."
- "Increased funding for Drug Courts which seek to treat offenders rather than imprison them. Research indicates that drug treatment is much less expensive and much more effective in decreasing recidivism than incarceration."
Elections for the office of Pennsylvania State Senate took place in 2014. A primary election took place on May 20, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in that election was March 11, 2014. Incumbent Christine Tartaglione defeated Danny Savage and Tomas Sanchez in the Democratic primary, while John Jenkins was unopposed in the Republican primary. Tartaglione defeated Jenkins in the general election.
|Pennsylvania State Senate, District 2 General Election, 2014|
|Democratic||Christine Tartaglione Incumbent||78.9%||35,405|
|Pennsylvania State Senate, District 2 Democratic Primary, 2014|
|Christine Tartaglione Incumbent||51%||9,862|
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- sanchez2014.net, "Issues," accessed April 29, 2014
- Pennsylvania Department of State, "Official primary results for May 20, 2014," accessed July 9, 2014
- Pennsylvania Department of State, "2014 Official Candidate Listing," accessed March 19, 2014
- Pennsylvania Department of State, "2014 General Election," accessed December 5, 2014