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County Connections: Elections 101
County Connections: Elections 101
Hear from county officials about how elections are conducted in Pennsylvania.
2022 CCAP Award Winners
CCAP Announces 2023 Officers and Awards Recipients at Annual Conference
CCAP elected their 2023 officers and presented seven county government awards during its 136th Annual Conference in Lancaster.
Counties Receive No Increase in Funding for Mental Health
Counties recently received confirmation that the county mental health base would not see an increase, despite the increase of $43 million to the overall line.
County Impacts of FY 2022-2023 Budget
CCAP Completes Analysis of Impacts to County Line Items
Governor Signs Budget and Revenue Bills Into Law
On July 11, Gov. Wolf signed one of the final budget bills comprising a revenue package to complete the FY 2022-2023 budget
FY 2022-2023 Bills Pass Senate, Headed to Governor
The Senate approved SB 1100
IFO Issues Official Revenue Estimate for FY 2022-2023
The states Independent Fiscal Office issued its official revenue estimate on June 23.
CCAP Board of Directors Meet in Bradford County
In addition to their meeting, the Board of Directors were also given a tour of Bradford County.
IFO Releases Initial Revenue Estimates for FY 2022-2023
The IFO projected its initial revenue estimates for FY 2022-2023.
Amid a Funding Crisis, County Leaders and Partners Speak Out During Mental Health Awareness Month
Butler County Commissioner Receives Governor’s Award for Local Government Excellence
CCAP 2021 Annual Report
The 2021 Annual Report focuses on CCAP's progress on member-driven action goals.
Pressure mounting on Pennsylvania counties as election uncertainty drags on
County Commissioners Testify on Election Reform
Two county commissioners recently testified in front of the PA Senate State Government Committee on the topic of election reform.
House and Senate Appropriations Budget Hearings
House and Senate Appropriations committees will be holding hearings on the Governor's FY 2022-2023 commonwealth budget
CCAP Urges General Assembly to act on Governor’s Request for Increased Mental Health Funding
Counties bear the primary responsibility to plan, provide, and contract for essential community-based mental health services.
County FY 2022-2023 Budget Analysis
CCAP has completed a detailed narrative analyzing the impacts to county line items.
Gov. Wolf Delivers FY 2022-2023 Budget Address
Gov. Wolf delivered his budget address outlining his $43.7 billion budget for FY 2022-2023
FY 2022 - 2023 Governor's Budget Address
The House and Senate will convene in joint session Tuesday, February 8, to hear the annual budget address which will preview Governor Wolf's proposed FY 2022-2023 budget.
All 67 Pennsylvania Counties Sign onto Historic National Opioid Settlement, $1Billion Coming to State for Drug Services
All 67 of Pennsylvania’s counties signed on to the settlement, maximizing the amount that could be distributed to the state.
PA County Leaders Announce 2022 Legislative Priorities
At a virtual press conference on January 27, county leaders across the state came together to announce their 2022 legislative priorities.
2022 CCAP CEL Program Application Available
Online Application Available Until January 31
Union County Wins Statewide Road and Bridge Safety Award
The award was presented to Union County at the 2021 CCAP Fall Conference.
PA Library Association Recognizes 2021 Elected Official of the Year
Lancaster County commissioners honored for leadership during COVID
CCAP Launches New Website
Welcome to the new CCAP website.
CCAP postpones Forensic Conference to May 2022
The Forensic Conference has been rescheduled to May 24, 2022.
October is Cyber Security Awareness Month
Is your county protected?
2021 Cybersecurity Summit Recap
2021 Cybersecurity summit held on October 6 and 7 had 250 attendees!
CCAP Announces Annual Awards
CCAP announced awards for Pennsylvania county leaders and organizations that have enhanced the well-being of counties and residents.
2022 CCAP Leaders Elected
The County Commissioners Association of Pennsylvania (CCAP) members have selected Pennsylvania county leaders.
Road and Bridge Safety Improvement Award Program
PHIA and PennDOT work together for bridge safety
Governor Signs Budget and Revenue Bills Into Law
On June 30, Gov. Wolf signed into law several bills comprising a revenue package to complete the FY 2021-2022 budget
County Impacts of FY 2021-2022 Budget
CCAP Completes Analysis of Impacts to County Line Items
FY 2021-2022 Bills Pass General Assembly, Headed to Governor
The House approved SB 255
House Appropriations Committee Amends Budget Bill
On Friday, the House Appropriations Committee amended SB 255
CCAP Statement on HB 1300 Veto
Following Veto of HB 1300, Counties Ready to Partner on Ongoing Election Reform Efforts
County Leaders Graduate from Center of Excellence
Congratulations to the recently graduated leaders from its intensive two and a half-day training program.
IFO Issues Official Revenue Estimate for FY 2021-2022
The state's Independent Fiscal Office issued its official revenue estimate on June 22,

County Connections

This episode revolves around how counties conduct elections from start to finish. Guests include Montgomery County Commissioner Ken Lawrence, York County Commissioner Julie Wheeler and Lycoming County Director of Elections and Registration Forrest Lehman. County Connections is hosted by CCAP Executive Director Lisa Schaefer.