|Pennsylvania State House District 85|
|2011 - Present|
|December 1, 2014|
|Years in position||3|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Profession||Manufacturing Plant Manager|
Keller graduated from the Don Paul Shrear Real Estate School. His professional experience includes working for Conestoga Wood Specialties Corp. for the past 25 years, eventually being promoted to plant manager. He has also served as the auditor for Middlecreek Township.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Keller served on the following committees:
|Pennsylvania Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Children & Youth|
|• Labor & Industry|
|• State Government|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Keller served on these committees:
|Pennsylvania Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Aging & Older Adult Services|
|• Children & Youth|
|• Labor Relations|
Elections for the office of Pennsylvania House of Representatives will consist of a primary election on May 20, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 11, 2014. Incumbent Fred Keller is unopposed in the Republican primary.
Keller ran in the 2012 election for Pennsylvania House District 85. Keller ran unchallenged in the April 24 primary and defeated Erik Viker in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 85, General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Fred Keller Incumbent||81.1%||16,900|
Keller won election to District 85 in 2010. He defeated Maurice Brubaker and Betsy Snook in the May 18 Republican primary and defeated Democrat Trey Casimir and Libertarian Erik Viker in the November 2 general election.
|Pennsylvania State House, District 85|
|Fred Keller (R)||11,412||66.0%|
|Trey Casimir (D)||4,323||25.0%|
|Erik Viker (L)||1,551||9.0%|
Comprehensive donor information for Fred Keller is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Fred Keller raised a total of $159,881 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 16, 2013.
|Fred Keller's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 85||$24,194|
|2010||Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 85||$135,687|
|Grand Total Raised||$159,881|
2012Fred Keller won re-election to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Fred Keller raised a total of $24,194.
|Pennsylvania House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Fred Keller's campaign in 2012|
|Bingaman, Max E||$2,300|
|App, James F||$1,000|
|Miller, Dale L||$1,000|
|Gingrich Jr, Lawrence A||$750|
|Total Raised in 2012||$24,194|
|Source:Follow the Money|
In 2010, Keller Raised a total of $135,687 in campaign funds. His top contributors were:
|Moran Jr., Mr John D||$2,500|
|Friends of Bill Adolph Jr||$1,250|
Keller and his wife Kay currently reside in Middleburg. They have two children, Jamie and Freddie, and one grandson, Karsen.
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- Official campaign website
- Profile from the Pennsylvania House of Representatives
- Profile from Open States
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative Profile from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions: 2012, 2010
- Pennsylvania Department of State, “2014 Unofficial Candidate Listing,” accessed March 21, 2014
- Pennsylvania Department of State, "Official Primary Results," accessed April 15, 2014
- Pennsylvania Department of State, "2012 Primary Candidate List," April 15, 2014
- 2010 general election results from the Pennsylvania Secretary of State's office
- followthemoney.org, "Keller, Fred" Accessed September 16, 2013
- 2010 Campaign Contributions
- Representative Fred Keller: About Fred
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