|Pennsylvania State House District 201|
|1995 - 2013|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 2, 2010|
|Master's||Lincoln University, 1993|
|Place of birth||Philadelphia, PA|
Myers earned his M.A. in Human Services from Lincoln University in 1993. His professional experience includes his service in the United States Navy from 1964 to 1968.
In 1995, Myers joined the Pennsylvania House of Representatives. He has served in that position since, representing the 201st District.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Myers served on these committees:
- Health, Chair
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Myers served on these committees:
- Agriculture & Rural Affairs Committee, Pennsylvania House of Representatives
- Appropriations Committee, Pennsylvania House of Representatives
- Health & Human Services Committee, Pennsylvania House of Representatives
- Liquor Control Committee, Pennsylvania House of Representatives
Myers did not run for re-election in 2012.
Myers won re-election to the 201st District seat in 2010. He defeated Viveca Gresham and Michael Ellis in the primary election and defeated Republican Joseph Messa in the general election which took place on November 2, 2010.
|Pennsylvania State House, District 201|
|John Myers (D)||18,925||97.8%|
|Joseph Messa (R)||429||2.2%|
|Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 201|
|John Myers (D)||27,238||97.8%|
|Joseph L. Messa (R)||616||2.2%|
In 2010, Myers received $61,687 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.
|Pennsylvania House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to John Myers's campaign in 2010|
|Friends Of Leanna Washington||$5,000|
|Citizens To Elect Dwight Evans For State Representative||$5,000|
|Laborers District Council||$5,000|
|Pennsylvania Association For Justice||$2,150|
|Total Raised in 2010||$61,687|
Myers and his wife, Joyce, have two children.
- Pennsylvania House of Representatives - Rep. Myers
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2006, 2004, 2002, 2000, 1998
|Pennsylvania House Of Representatives District 201
| Succeeded by|
Stephen Kinsey (D)
State of Pennsylvania
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