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Dan DeMarco

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Dan DeMarco
Candidate for
Pennsylvania State Senate, District 40

Political party Democrat
Profession Attorney
Website Campaign website
Dan DeMarco was a Democratic candidate for District 40 of the Pennsylvania State Senate. The primary election was May 18, and the general election was on November 2, 2010.



See also: Pennsylvania State Senate elections, 2010

DeMarco won the May 18 Democratic primary as a write-in candidate but lost to incumbent Republican Jane Orie in the November 2 general election.[1]

Campaign themes

DeMarco's campaign website listed four main issues:[2]

  • Reforming State Government "I will fight corruption, fraud, and waste in state government. I support term limits and caps on campaign contributions."
  • Reforming Pennsylvania's Budget Process "I will fight to require our lawmakers to pass the budget on-time. I will push for strict penalties if lawmakers cannot stick to their own deadlines. NO BUDGET=NO PAY for lawmakers and their staffs."
  • Boost Pennsylvania Jobs and Economy Excerpt: "I will work tirelessly to lower the cost of doing business in Pennsylvania and to encourage economic and job growth."
  • Rein Government Spending and Taxes Excerpt: "I will push for commonsense solutions to reduce the cost of government."

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