Patrick Leyland

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Patrick Leyland
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Former candidate for
Pennsylvania House of Representatives District 54
PartyDemocratic
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
High schoolKiski Area High School
Bachelor'sIndiana University of Pennsylvania
Personal
Place of birthNew Kensington, PA
ProfessionInspector Technician, Latrobe Specialty Metals
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Patrick Leyland was a 2014 Democratic candidate for District 54 of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives.

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Campaign themes

Leyland stated: "My campaign will keep this great state thriving with jobs, keeping education a priority and taxpayers at mind. Another area of importance to all is the Marcellus Shale. This area could give financial stability and create local jobs; however it must be done correctly with appropriate fees, zoning control and safe guards to keep Pennsylvania safe and prosperous."[1]

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 Eli Evankovich was unopposed in the Republican primary, while Patrick Leyland was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Evankovich defeated Leyland in the general election.[2][3][4]

Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 54 General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngEli Evankovich Incumbent 69.5% 13,720
     Democratic Patrick Leyland 30.5% 6,029
Total Votes 19,749

2012

See also: Pennsylvania House of Representatives elections, 2012

Leyland ran in the 2012 election for Pennsylvania House District 54. Leyland was defeated by incumbent Eli Evankovich (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[5]

Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 54, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngEli Evankovich Incumbent 65.7% 18,591
     Democratic Patrick Leyland 34.3% 9,685
Total Votes 28,276

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