David Kessler

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David Kessler
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Former candidate for
Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 130
PartyDemocratic
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 130
2007-2010
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David Kessler was a 2014 Democratic candidate for District 130 of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives.

He is a former Democratic member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, representing District 130 from 2007 to 2010.

Biography

Kessler earned his B.S. in Marketing and Business from York College in 1979. His professional experience includes his work as owner/operator of Tri-State Funding.

Kessler served on the Oley Township Planning Commission from 1991 to 2006. He also served as Oley Township Supervisor from 1993 to 2006. In 2007, Kessler joined the Pennsylvania House of Representatives. He served in that position until 2010, representing the 130th District.

Committee assignments

While a member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, Kessler served on the following committees:

Elections

2014

See also: Pennsylvania House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Pennsylvania House of Representatives 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 this election was March 11, 2014. Incumbent David Maloney defeated Andrew Basile in the Republican primary, while Russell Diesinger was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Diesinger withdrew from the race on July 15, 2014, and was replaced by David Kessler. Maloney defeated Kessler in the general election.[1][2]

2010

See also: Pennsylvania House of Representatives elections, 2010

Kessler lost his bid for re-election to the 130th District seat in 2010. He had no primary opposition but lost to Republican David Maloney in the general election which took place on November 2, 2010.[3]

Pennsylvania State House, District 130
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png David Maloney (R) 12,848 57.5%
David Kessler (D) 9,498 42.5%

2008

See also: Pennsylvania House of Representatives elections, 2008

On November 4, 2008, Kessler won re-election to the 130th District seat of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives. He received 18,479 votes, defeating Republican Richard Gokey (14,344).[4]

Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 130
Candidates Votes Percent
David R. Kessler (D) Green check mark transparent.png 18,479 56.3%
Richard L. Gokey (R) 14,344 43.7%

Personal

Kessler and his wife, Gail, have two children.

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Preceded by
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Pennsylvania House of Representatives District 130
2007–2010
Succeeded by
David Maloney (R)