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Pennsylvania state executive offices

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Elections
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Ballotpedia covers 12 state executive offices in the state of Pennsylvania. The executive branch is governed by Article IV of the Pennsylvania Constitution.

State executive organization

Executive officials in Pennsylvania are part of a three-pronged government structure that includes state legislators and state judges. The following chart details the relationship among different branches of Pennsylvania's state government:

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Offices

The following is a list of state executive offices in Pennsylvania.

Current officeholders

Note: First appointed or First elected will include a date depending on if the officeholder was appointed or elected.

Name:Party:Current office:Tenure:First AppointedFirst Elected:
Carol AicheleEnds.png Republican Pennsylvania Secretary of StateApril 26, 2011 - PresentJanuary 18, 2011
Carolyn DumaresquNonpartisan Pennsylvania Secretary of EducationAugust 26, 2013 - PresentAugust 26, 2013
Christopher CraigNonpartisan Pennsylvania TreasurerJanuary 30, 2015 - presentJanuary 30, 2015
Ellen FerrettiNonpartisan Pennsylvania Secretary of Conservation and Natural ResourcesJune 13, 2013 - PresentJune 13, 2013
Eugene DePasqualeElectiondot.png Democratic Pennsylvania Auditor GeneralJanuary 15, 2013-presentNovember 6, 2012
George GreigNonpartisan Pennsylvania Secretary of AgricultureMay 18, 2011 - PresentFebruary 1, 2011
Gladys BrownNonpartisan Pennsylvania Public Utility CommissionOctober 2, 2013 - PresentJune 13, 2013
James CawleyNonpartisan Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission2005 - PresentApril 25, 2005
John F. ColemanNonpartisan Pennsylvania Public Utility CommissionJune 2010 - PresentJune 2, 2010
Julia HearthwayNonpartisan Pennsylvania Secretary of Labor & IndustryMarch 31, 2011 - PresentMarch 2011
Kathleen KaneElectiondot.png Democratic Attorney General of PennsylvaniaJanuary 15, 2013-presentNovember 6, 2012
Michael ConsedineNonpartisan Pennsylvania Commissioner of InsuranceApril 26, 2011 - PresentJanuary 13, 2011
Mike StackElectiondot.png Democratic Lieutenant Governor of PennsylvaniaJanuary 20, 2015 - presentNovember 4, 2014
Pamela WitmerNonpartisan Pennsylvania Public Utility CommissionJune 30, 2011 - PresentJune 7, 2011
Robert PowelsonNonpartisan Pennsylvania Public Utility CommissionJune 19, 2008 - PresentJune 19, 2008
Tom WolfElectiondot.png Democratic Governor of PennsylvaniaJanuary 20, 2015 - presentNovember 4, 2014

Elections

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2015

There are no state executive elections in Pennsylvania in 2015.

2014

2013

There were no elections in Pennsylvania in 2013.

2012

Corruption analysis

The University of Illinois at Chicago and the Illinois Integrity Initiative used federal data to evaluate levels of corruption in all 50 states plus the District of Columbia. The following table ranks each state based on total convictions and convictions per 10,000 residents of public officials in federal corruption cases between 1976 and 2010.[1]

Corruption statistics, 1976-2010
State Total federal corruption convictions Rank Convictions per 10,000 residents Rank
Alabama
657
14
1.37
8
Alaska
130
38
1.83
4
Arizona
329
25
0.51
39
Arkansas
201
29
0.69
31
California
2,345
2
0.63
35
Colorado
189
32
0.38
45
Connecticut
277
27
0.78
30
Delaware
80
47
0.89
20
Florida
1,762
4
0.94
19
Georgia
807
13
0.83
26
Hawaii
114
40
0.84
25
Idaho
78
48
0.50
40
Illinois
1,828
3
1.42
7
Indiana
419
23
0.65
34
Iowa
148
34
0.49
41
Kansas
152
33
0.53
37
Kentucky
577
16
1.33
10
Louisiana
906
10
2.00
2
Maine
105
41
0.79
28
Maryland
499
20
0.86
22
Massachusetts
562
17
0.86
23
Michigan
655
15
0.66
33
Minnesota
190
31
0.36
47
Mississippi
560
18
1.89
3
Missouri
507
19
0.85
24
Montana
139
36
1.37
9
Nebraska
83
45
0.45
44
Nevada
100
42
0.37
46
New Hampshire
46
49
0.35
48
New Jersey
909
9
1.03
18
New Mexico
139
37
0.68
32
New York
2,522
1
1.30
12
North Carolina
461
22
0.48
42
North Dakota
118
39
1.75
6
Ohio
1,405
7
1.22
15
Oklahoma
472
21
1.26
13
Oregon
91
43
0.24
51
Pennsylvania
1,563
5
1.23
14
Rhode Island
83
46
0.79
29
South Carolina
401
24
0.87
21
South Dakota
144
35
1.77
5
Tennessee
843
12
1.33
11
Texas
1,542
6
0.61
36
Utah
86
44
0.31
49
Vermont
30
51
0.48
43
Virginia
896
11
1.12
17
Washington
200
30
0.30
50
Washington, D.C.
1,005
8
16.70
1
West Virginia
208
28
1.12
16
Wisconsin
295
26
0.52
38
Wyoming
45
50
0.80
27

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