A Stronger Philadelphia. Block By Block.

A Plan for America's Cities

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Creating Good Jobs

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Investing in Public Schools

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Delivering Results for All Our Communities

About Dwight Evans

As a State Representative and civic leader, Dwight has dedicated his career to bolstering our communities and improving the lives of Philadelphia families.

Dwight will be an activist Congressman who will take what's he's learned from his successes to strengthen all our neighborhoods across the city, block by block.

A Lifetime Commitment to Philadelphia

Dwight is a North Philadelphia native, a community activist and a leader in the State Legislature. Throughout his career, he has been on the front lines for civil rights, economic opportunity, quality education and safe neighborhoods.

Stronger Communities

Dwight is focused on turning once-blighted neighborhoods into thriving commercial centers and magnets for middle-class families. Block by block, he will help revitalize neighborhoods across Philadelphia by bringing stable jobs and refurbished housing.

Fresh & Affordable Food, Higher Quality of Life

Dwight led the effort to bring grocery stores to underserved neighborhoods without fresh food options in areas outside his boundaries. This helped create new jobs and was used as a national model by President Obama,

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Human Rights Campaign Endorses PA Rep. Dwight Evans for Re-election

Human Rights Campaign Endorses PA Rep. Dwight Evans for Re-election WASHINGTON — Today, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) civil rights organization, announced its endorsement of Congressman Dwight Evans (D-PA) for re-election to Pennsylvania’s third Congressional District. “Whether in the Pennsylvania State House or in the […]


Congressman Evans Brings in Endorsements From Around the Community

Dwight is fighting for Philadelphians in Congress and many are taking notice. Check out the support coming from around the community! Governor Tom Wolf Mayor Jim Kenney Human Rights Campaign (HRC) SEIU Pennsylvania State Council National Organization of Women PAC Pennsylvania Association of Staff Nurses & Allied Professionals Liberty City Democratic Club Former Pennsylvania Governor Ed […]