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Pennsylvania House of Representatives elections, 2012

Majority controlCampaign contributions
QualificationsTerm limitsImpact of Redistricting

State Legislative Election Results

List of candidates
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Pennsylvania House of Representatives2012 Pennsylvania Senate Elections
Elections for the office of Pennsylvania House of Representatives were held in Pennsylvania on November 6, 2012. All 203 seats were up for election.

The signature filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in these elections was February 16, 2011. The primary Election Day was April 24, 2012.

See also: Pennsylvania State Senate elections, 2012 and State legislative elections, 2012

Majority control

See also: Partisan composition of state houses

Heading into the November 6 election, the Republican Party held the majority in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives:

Pennsylvania House of Representatives
Party As of November 5, 2012 After the 2012 Election
     Democratic Party 91 93
     Republican Party 110 110
     Vacancy 2 0
Total 203 203


Incumbents retiring

A total of 16 incumbents did not run for re-election in 2012. Those incumbents were:

Name Party Current Office
Camille George Electiondot.png Democratic House District 74
Dante Santoni, Jr. Electiondot.png Democratic House District 126
Edward Staback Electiondot.png Democratic House District 115
Jennifer Mann Electiondot.png Democratic House District 132
John Evans Ends.png Republican House District 5
John Hornaman Electiondot.png Democratic House District 3
John Myers Electiondot.png Democratic House District 201
Lawrence Curry Electiondot.png Democratic House District 154
Michael Gerber Electiondot.png Democratic House District 148
Randy Vulakovich Ends.png Republican Senate District 40
Ronald Buxton Electiondot.png Democratic House District 103
Scott Boyd Ends.png Republican House District 43
Scott Hutchinson Ends.png Republican House District 64
Scott Perry Ends.png Republican House District 92
Thomas Creighton Ends.png Republican House District 37
Tony Payton, Jr. Electiondot.png Democratic House District 179

Campaign contributions

This chart shows how many candidates ran for state house in Pennsylvania in past years and the cumulative amount of campaign spending in state house races, including spending in both primary and general election contests. All figures come from Follow The Money.[1]

Year Number of candidates Total contributions
2012 410 $33,351,949
2010 444 $36,502,678
2008 403 $45,787,518
2006 531 $50,730,125
2004 391 $32,641,151
2002 420 $29,793,903
2000 395 $24,838,142

During the 2012 election, the total contributions to the 410 House candidates was $33,351,949. The top 10 contributors were:[2]

2012 Donors, Pennsylvania House of Representatives
Donor Amount
Pennsylvania Republican Party $2,958,140
House Republican Campaign Cmte of Pennsylvania $1,268,937
Pennsylvania Democratic Party $1,041,931
Pennsylvania State Education Association $839,259
Pennsylvania Association for Justice $729,300
Students First $597,175
Electrical Workers Local 98 $370,946
Pennsylvania Future Fund $310,775
Afscme Council 13 $229,100
Ppl Corp $226,914

Impact of redistricting

See also: Redistricting in Pennsylvania

The Pennsylvania Legislative Reapportionment Commission approved its final compromise maps on April 12, 2012, following the rejection of the first set by the state Supreme Court. Because they were passed after the signature filing deadline, the 2012 elections were held using the old maps with the new maps going into effect for the 2014 elections.[3]

Qualifications

Under Article II of the Pennsylvania Constitution, Senators shall be at least twenty-five years of age and Representatives twenty-one years of age. They shall have been citizens and inhabitants of their respective districts one year next before their election (unless absent on the public business of the United States or of this State) and shall reside in their respective districts during their terms of service.

List of candidates

District 1

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Patrick Harkins: 3,345 Approveda - Incumbent Harkins first assumed office in 2007.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Patrick Harkins 16,970 Green check mark transparent.png

District 2

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Florindo Fabrizio 19,860 Green check mark transparent.png

District 3

Incumbent Democrat John Hornaman did not seek re-election.

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Ryan Bizzarro 16,198 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Jason Owen 14,208

District 4

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Curt Sonney: 3,713 Approveda - Incumbent Sonney first assumed office in 2005.

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Curt Sonney 18,867 Green check mark transparent.png

District 5

Incumbent Republican John Evans did not seek re-election.

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Jason White 10,759
Republican Party Greg Lucas 13,442 Green check mark transparent.png

District 6

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Brad Roae: 4,250 Approveda - Incumbent Roae first assumed office in 2007.

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Brad Roae 16,903 Green check mark transparent.png

District 7

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Mark Longietti: 3,169 Approveda - Incumbent Longietti first assumed office in 2007.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Mark Longietti 24,586 Green check mark transparent.png

District 8

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Dick Stevenson: 5,297 Approveda - Incumbent Stevenson first assumed office in 2001.

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Dick Stevenson 23,187 Green check mark transparent.png

District 9

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Christopher Sainato 13,791 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Jason Murtha 9,941

District 10

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Jaret Gibbons: 3,413 Approveda - Incumbent Gibbons first assumed office in 2007.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Jaret Gibbons 13,543 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Michael See 12,120

District 11

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Brian Ellis: 4,702 Approveda - Incumbent Ellis first assumed office in 2005.

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Brian Ellis 25,433 Green check mark transparent.png

District 12

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Daryl Metcalfe: 5,769 Approveda - Incumbent Metcalfe first assumed office in 1999.

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Daryl Metcalfe 29,567 Green check mark transparent.png

District 13

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • John Lawrence: 4,927 Approveda - Incumbent Lawrence first assumed office in 2011.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Eric Schott 15,672
Republican Party John Lawrence 17,855 Green check mark transparent.png

District 14

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Samuel Rosatone (write-in) Note: Rosatone was removed from the ballot on March 22 after a petition challenge.[5]
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Jim Marshall: 2,905 Approveda - Incumbent Marshall first assumed office in 2007.

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Jim Marshall 23,250 Green check mark transparent.png

District 15

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • James Christiana: 3,406 Approveda - Incumbent Christiana first assumed office in 2009.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Robert Williams 11,144
Republican Party James Christiana 17,473 Green check mark transparent.png

District 16

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Robert Matzie: 5,059 Approveda - Incumbent Matzie first assumed office in 2009.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Robert Matzie 15,798 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Kathleen Coder 12,369

District 17

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Michele Brooks: 4,646 Approveda - Incumbent Brooks first assumed office in 2007.

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Michele Brooks 19,904 Green check mark transparent.png

District 18

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Gene DiGirolamo: 3,239 Approveda - Incumbent DiGirolamo first assumed office in 1995.

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Gene DiGirolamo 18,838 Green check mark transparent.png

District 19

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Jake Wheatley: 3,870 Approveda - Incumbent Wheately first assumed office in 2003.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Jake Wheatley 20,942 Green check mark transparent.png

District 20

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Constitution Party Constitution Party candidates:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Adam Ravenstahl 19,909 Green check mark transparent.png
Constitution Party James Barr 4,453

District 21

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Dominic Costa: 4,424 Approveda - Incumbent Costa first assumed office in 2009.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Dominic Costa 22,772 Green check mark transparent.png

District 22

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Erin Molchany 17,512 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Chris Cratsley 9,292

District 23

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Dan Frankel: 5,285 Approveda - Incumbent Frankel first assumed office in 1999.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Dan Frankel 26,742 Green check mark transparent.png

District 24

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Edward Gainey 26,032 Green check mark transparent.png

District 25

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Joseph Markosek: 4,214 Approveda - Incumbent Markosek first assumed office in 1982.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Joseph Markosek 16,297 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Mike Doyle 13,470

District 26

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Tim Hennessey: 4,363 Approveda - Incumbent Hennessey first assumed office in 1993.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Mike Hays 14,033
Republican Party Tim Hennessey 18,058 Green check mark transparent.png

District 27

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Daniel Deasy: 4,299 Approveda - Incumbent Deasy first assumed office in 2009.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Daniel Deasy 21,034 Green check mark transparent.png

District 28

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Mike Turzai: 6,013 Approveda - Incumbent Turzai first assumed office in 2001.

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Mike Turzai 30,236 Green check mark transparent.png

District 29

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Brian Munroe 14,998
Republican Party Bernie O'Neill 20,970 Green check mark transparent.png

District 30

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Randy Vulakovich: 4,950 Approveda - Incumbent Vulakovich first assumed office in 2007.

Note: Vulakovic won a special election to the state Senate on August 7, 2012 and was replaced by Hal English on the ballot[8]

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party David Tusick 15,252
Republican Party Hal English 19,945 Green check mark transparent.png

District 31

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Steven Santarsiero 20,640 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Anne Chapman 15,105

District 32

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Anthony DeLuca: 4,452 Approveda - Incumbent DeLuca first assumed office in 2003.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Anthony DeLuca 21,597 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Lawrence Paladin 7,229

District 33

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Frank Dermody: 4,158 Approveda - Incumbent Dermody first assumed office in 1991.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Frank Dermody 16,101 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Gerry Vaerewyck 11,203

District 34

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Paul Costa: 4,911 Approveda - Incumbent Costa first assumed office in 1999.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Paul Costa 23,511 Green check mark transparent.png

District 35

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Marc Gergely: 4,278 Approveda - Incumbent Gergely first assumed office in 2003.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Marc Gergely 19,473 Green check mark transparent.png

District 36

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Harry Readshaw: 4,371 Approveda - Incumbent Readshaw first assumed office in 1995.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Harry Readshaw 21,798 Green check mark transparent.png

District 37

Incumbent Republican Thomas Creighton did not seek re-election.

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Russell Stahley 7,713
Republican Party Mindy Fee 20,999 Green check mark transparent.png

District 38

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Bill Kortz: 4,825 Approveda - Incumbent Kortz first assumed office in 2007.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Bill Kortz 21,031 Green check mark transparent.png

District 39

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party David Levdansky 14,383
Republican Party Rick Saccone 14,495 Green check mark transparent.png

District 40

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • John Maher: 6,495 Approveda - Incumbent Maher first assumed office in 1997.

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party John Maher 28,402 Green check mark transparent.png

District 41

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Ryan Aument: 5,668 Approveda - Incumbent Aument first assumed office in 2011.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Marcy Dubroff 13,562
Republican Party Ryan Aument 20,183 Green check mark transparent.png

District 42

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Matt Smith: 4,733 Approveda - Incumbent Smith first assumed office in 2007.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Matt Smith 30,826 Green check mark transparent.png

District 43

Incumbent Republican Scott Boyd did not seek re-election.

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party John Weigel 10,477
Republican Party Keith Greiner 18,880 Green check mark transparent.png

District 44

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Mark Mustio: 4,256 Approveda - Incumbent Mustio first assumed office in 2003.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Mark Scappe 13,259
Republican Party Mark Mustio 21,581 Green check mark transparent.png

District 45

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Nick Kotik 19,735 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Aaron Kime 10,211

District 46

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Jesse White Approveda - Incumbent White first assumed office in 2007.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Jesse White 26,314 Green check mark transparent.png

District 47

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Keith Gillespie: 6,624 Approveda - Incumbent Gillespie first assumed office in 2003.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Sarah Speed 13,127
Republican Party Keith Gillespie 20,236 Green check mark transparent.png

District 48

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Brandon Neuman: 4,068 Approveda - Incumbent Neuman first assumed office in 2011.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Brandon Neuman 21,206 Green check mark transparent.png

District 49

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Peter Daley 12,244 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Richard Massafra 10,225

District 50

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Note: DeWeese resigned his seat on April 24, hours before his conviction on corruption charges.[9] DeWeese's name remained on the ballot until replaced by Pam Snyder on August 18.[10]
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Pam Snyder 13,089 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Mark Fischer 8,143
Note: Snyder was chosen to replace DeWeese on August 18, 2012 because he was in jail.[10]

District 51

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Tim Mahoney: 2,797 Approveda - Incumbent Mahoney first assumed office in 2007.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Tim Mahoney 12,799 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Gary Gearing 7,400

District 52

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Deberah Kula: 3,378 Approveda - Incumbent Kula first assumed office in 2007.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Deberah Kula 15,701 Green check mark transparent.png

District 53

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Robert Godshall: 3,623 Approveda - Incumbent Godshall first assumed office in 1982.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Mick Wynne 11,140
Republican Party Robert Godshall 17,205 Green check mark transparent.png

District 54

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Eli Evankovich: 3,810 Approveda - Incumbent Evankovich first assumed office in 2011.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Patrick Leyland 9,685
Republican Party Eli Evankovich 18,591 Green check mark transparent.png

District 55

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Joseph Petrarca: 4,037 Approveda - Incumbent Petraraca first assumed office in 1995.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
Note: John Palaika won the primary but no longer appears on the list of general election candidates.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Joseph Petrarca 13,757 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party John Hauser 10,770 -- Hauser replaced Palaika after his withdrawal.

District 56

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • George Dunbar: 4,270 Approveda - Incumbent Dunbar first assumed office in 2011.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Raymond Geissler 12,476
Republican Party George Dunbar 17,494 Green check mark transparent.png

District 57

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Tim Krieger: 3,996 Approveda - Incumbent Krieger first assumed office in 2009.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Andrew Gales 9,576
Republican Party Tim Krieger 17,339 Green check mark transparent.png

District 58

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Ted R. Harhai: 3,955 Approveda - Incumbent Harhai first assumed office in 1999.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Ted R. Harhai 19,627 Green check mark transparent.png

District 59

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Mike Reese: 4,814 Approveda - Incumbent Reese first assumed office in 2009.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Harriet Ellenberger 7,984
Republican Party Mike Reese 20,377 Green check mark transparent.png

District 60

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Jeffrey Pyle: 5,106 Approveda - Incumbent Pyle first assumed office in 2005.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Jo Ellen Bowman 8,720
Republican Party Jeffrey Pyle 16,238 Green check mark transparent.png

District 61

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Kate Harper: 4,013 Approveda - Incumbent Harper first assumed office in 2001.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Jo White 14,543
Republican Party Kate Harper 20,231 Green check mark transparent.png

District 62

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Dave Reed: 3,976 Approveda - Incumbent Reed first assumed office in 2003.

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Dave Reed 19,358 Green check mark transparent.png

District 63

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Donna Oberlander: 5,600 Approveda - Incumbent Oberlander first assumed office in 2009.

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Donna Oberlander 22,069 Green check mark transparent.png

District 64

Incumbent Republican Scott Hutchinson did not seek re-election. He instead ran for Senate District 21 instead.

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party R. Lee James 19,540 Green check mark transparent.png

District 65

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Kathy Rapp: 4,034 Approveda - Incumbent Rapp first assumed office in 2005.

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Kathy Rapp 18,498 Green check mark transparent.png

District 66

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Sam Smith 18,367 Green check mark transparent.png

District 67

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Martin Causer: 4,855 Approveda - Incumbent Causer first assumed office in 2003.

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Martin Causer 17,658 Green check mark transparent.png

District 68

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Matthew Baker: 5,664 Approveda - Incumbent Baker first assumed office in 1993.

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Matthew Baker 22,598 Green check mark transparent.png

District 69

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Carl Metzgar: 6,025 Approveda - Incumbent Metzgar first assumed office in 2009.

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Carl Metzgar 24,145 Green check mark transparent.png

District 70

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Alan Apt Apt was removed from the ballot on March 13, 2012 after a petition challenge.[11]

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Matthew Bradford 20,663 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Jim Phillips 11,235

District 71

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Bryan Barbin: 6,357 Approveda - Incumbent Barbin first assumed office in 2009.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Bryan Barbin 13,023 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Sherry Stalley 10,346

District 72

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Frank Burns: 7,160 Approveda - Incumbent Burns first assumed office in 2009.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Frank Burns 21,024 Green check mark transparent.png

District 73

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Gary Haluska: 5,310 Approveda - Incumbent Haluska first assumed office in 1995.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Gary Haluska 13,906 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Randall Wilson 8,333

District 74

Incumbent Democrat Camille George did not seek re-election.

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Mark McCracken 8,595
Republican Party Thomas Sankey 13,391 Green check mark transparent.png

District 75

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Matt Gabler: 4,102 Approveda - Incumbent Gabler first assumed office in 2009.

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Matt Gabler 19,464 Green check mark transparent.png

District 76

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Mike Hanna: 2,524 Approveda - Incumbent Hanna first assumed office in 1991.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Mike Hanna 16,843 Green check mark transparent.png

District 77

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Josh Troxell Troxell withdrew from the ballot in March after a petition challenge.[12]

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Scott H. Conklin 20,126 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Ron Reese 10,595

District 78

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Dick Hess: 5,485 Approveda - Incumbent Hess first assumed office in 1986.

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Dick Hess 24,864 Green check mark transparent.png

District 79

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Richard Flarend 9,752
Republican Party John McGinnis 11,935 Green check mark transparent.png

District 80

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Jerry Stern: 6,325 Approveda - Incumbent Stern first assumed office in 1993.

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Jerry Stern 23,152 Green check mark transparent.png

District 81

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Michael Fleck: 4,709 Approveda - Incumbent Fleck first assumed office in 2007.

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Michael Fleck 18,427 Green check mark transparent.png

District 82

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Adam C. Harris 18,925 Green check mark transparent.png

District 83

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Rick Mirabito: 2,151 Approveda - Incumbent Mirabito first assumed office in 2009.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Rick Mirabito 13,318 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Harry Rogers 9,369

District 84

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Garth Everett: 5,680 Approveda - Incumbent Evertt first assumed office in 2007.

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Garth Everett 20,265 Green check mark transparent.png

District 85

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
Libertarian Party April 24 Libertarian primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Frederick Keller 16,900 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Erik Viker 3,935

District 86

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Mark Keller: 6,144 Approveda - Incumbent Keller first assumed office in 2005.

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Mark Keller 22,333 Green check mark transparent.png

District 87

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Glen Grell: 8,729 Approveda - Incumbent Grell first assumed office in 2005.

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Glen Grell 29,791 Green check mark transparent.png

District 88

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Sheryl Delozier: 7,483 Approveda - Incumbent Delozier first assumed office in 2009.

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Sheryl Delozier 25,453 Green check mark transparent.png

District 89

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Rob Kauffman: 5,128 Approveda - Incumbent Kauffman first assumed office in 2005.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Susan Spicka 11,847
Republican Party Rob Kauffman 18,233 Green check mark transparent.png

District 90

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Todd Rock: 5,843 Approveda - Incumbent Rock first assumed office in 2007.

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Todd Rock 25,983 Green check mark transparent.png

District 91

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Dan Moul: 5,079 Approveda - Incumbent Moul first assumed office in 2007.

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Dan Moul 21,324 Green check mark transparent.png

District 92

Incumbent Republican Scott Perry did not seek re-election.

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Charles Comrey 9,101
Republican Party Mike Regan 23,080 Green check mark transparent.png

District 93

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Linda Small 10,670
Republican Party Ronald Miller 23,518 Green check mark transparent.png

District 94

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Stanley Saylor 25,410 Green check mark transparent.png

District 95

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Independent Third party candidates:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Eugene DePasquale 16,804 Green check mark transparent.png
Independent Dave Moser 3,431

District 96

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Mike Sturla: 1,589 Approveda - Incumbent Sturla first assumed office in 1991.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Mike Sturla 14,659 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Thomas Garman 5,493
Independent Paul Culbreth 1,581

District 97

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • John Bear: 6,533 Approveda - Incumbent Bear first assumed office in 2007.

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Steven Mentzer 25,071 Green check mark transparent.png

Note: Mentzer was chosen to replace Bear in the general election after the incumbent revealed he would rejoin the private sector instead of seeking re-election.[14]

District 98

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • David Hickernell: 5,243 Approveda - Incumbent Hickernell first assumed office in 2003.

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party David Hickernell 21,443 Green check mark transparent.png

District 99

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Gordon Denlinger 19,198 Green check mark transparent.png

District 100

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Bryan Cutler: 4,644 Approveda - Incumbent Cutler first assumed office in 2007.

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Bryan Cutler 18,795 Green check mark transparent.png

District 101

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Mauree Gingrich: 5,086 Approveda - Incumbent Gingrich first assumed office in 2003.

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Mauree Gingrich 20,618 Green check mark transparent.png

District 102

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Rosemarie Swanger 24,532 Green check mark transparent.png

District 103

Incumbent Democrat Ronald Buxton did not seek re-election.

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Patty Kim 19,595 Green check mark transparent.png

District 104

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Christopher Dietz 13,393
Republican Party Susan Helm 16,047 Green check mark transparent.png

District 105

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Ron Marsico: 7,752 Approveda - Incumbent Marsico first assumed office in 1988.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Kelly Jean McEntee 12,225
Republican Party Ron Marsico 22,755 Green check mark transparent.png

District 106

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • John Payne: 5,881 Approveda - Incumbent Payne first assumed office in 2003.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Osman Kamara 10,210
Republican Party John Payne 18,768 Green check mark transparent.png

District 107

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Kurt Masser: 3,063 Approveda - Incumbent Masser first assumed office in 2011.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Ted Yeager 8,974
Republican Party Kurt Masser 11,980 Green check mark transparent.png

District 108

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Lynda Schlegel-Culver 19,882 Green check mark transparent.png

District 109

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • David Millard: 3,630 Approveda - Incumbent Millard first assumed office in 2003.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Daniel Knorr 10,728
Republican Party David Millard 12,851 Green check mark transparent.png

District 110

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Tina Pickett: 5,314 Approveda - Incumbent Pickett first assumed office in 2001.

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Tina Pickett 19,652 Green check mark transparent.png

District 111

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Sandra Major: 5,817 Approveda - Incumbent Major first assumed office in 1995.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Jeffrey Dahlander 7,243
Republican Party Sandra Major 17,750 Green check mark transparent.png

District 112

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Kevin Haggerty 17,139 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Ray Nearhood 5,917

District 113

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Martin Flynn 19,384 Green check mark transparent.png

District 114

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Sid Michaels Kavulich 24,661 Green check mark transparent.png

District 115

Incumbent Democrat Edward Staback did not seek re-election.

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Frank Farina 15,993 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Theresa Kane 11,380

District 116

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Tarah Toohil: 3,431 Approveda - Incumbent Toohil first assumed office in 2011.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Ransom Young 7,157
Republican Party Tarah Toohil 14,671 Green check mark transparent.png

District 117

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Karen Boback: 5,087 Approveda - Incumbent Boback first assumed office in 2007.

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Karen Boback 24,092 Green check mark transparent.png

District 118

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Mike Carroll: 4,291 Approveda - Incumbent Carroll first assumed office in 2007.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Mike Carroll 16,879 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Terrence O'Connor 8,977

District 119

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Gerald Mullery: 3,950 Approveda - Incumbent Mullery first assumed office in 2011.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Gerald Mullery 13,132 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Rick Arnold 8,456

District 120

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Phyllis Mundy: 4,212 Approveda - Incumbent Mundy first assumed office in 1991.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Phyllis Mundy 14,133 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Aaron Kaufer 11,050

District 121

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Eddie Pashinki: 4,372 Approveda - Incumbent Pashinki first assumed office in 2007.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Eddie Pashinki 15,617 Green check mark transparent.png

District 122

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Doyle Heffley: 3,913 Approveda - Incumbent Heffley first assumed office in 2011.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Ronald Rabenold 10,403
Republican Party Doyle Heffley 15,006 Green check mark transparent.png

District 123

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Neal Goodman: 6,092 Approveda - Incumbent Goodman first assumed office in 2003.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Neal Goodman 16,854 Green check mark transparent.png

District 124

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
Independent Independent candidates:

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Jerry Knowles 19,570 Green check mark transparent.png
Independent Dante Picciano 5,363

District 125

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Mike Tobash: 6,087 Approveda - Incumbent Tobash first assumed office in 2011.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Vicki Harman 7,398
Republican Party Mike Tobash 18,148 Green check mark transparent.png

District 126

Incumbent Democrat Dante Santoni, Jr. did not seek re-election.

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Mark Rozzi 16,811 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party James Billman 7,119

District 127

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Thomas Caltagirone 14,291 Green check mark transparent.png

District 128

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Mark Gillen: 5,337 Approveda - Incumbent Gillen first assumed office in 2011.

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Mark Gillen 24,640 Green check mark transparent.png

District 129

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Jim Cox: 4,798 Approveda - Incumbent Cox first assumed office in 2007.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Erik Saar 12,245
Republican Party Jim Cox 17,926 Green check mark transparent.png

District 130

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • David Maloney: 4,179 Approveda - Incumbent Maloney first assumed office in 2011.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Russell Diesinger 11,743
Republican Party David Maloney 19,903 Green check mark transparent.png

District 131

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Justin Simmons: 3,059 Approveda - Incumbent Simmons first assumed office in 2011.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Kevin Deely 13,872
Republican Party Justin Simmons 14,301 Green check mark transparent.png

District 132

Incumbent Democrat Jennifer Mann did not seek re-election.

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Michael Schlossberg 17,013 Green check mark transparent.png

District 133

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Joseph Brennan: 2,099 Approveda - Incumbent Brennan first assumed office in 2007.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Daniel McNeill 13,407 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party David Molony 7,337

Note: McNeill was chosen to replace Brennan after he withdrew.[16]

District 134

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Note: Patrick Slattery won the primary but no longer appears on the list of general election candidates.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party John Reynard 15,159
Republican Party Ryan Mackenzie 22,360 Green check mark transparent.png

Note: Reynard was selected to replace Slattery after he withdrew.[20]

District 135

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Steve Samuelson: 2,922 Approveda - Incumbent Samuelson first assumed office in 1999.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Steve Samuelson 18,293 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Kenneth Barreto 7,891

District 136

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Robert Freeman: 2,721 Approveda - Incumbent Freeman first assumed office in 1999.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Robert Freeman 17,359 Green check mark transparent.png

District 137

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Joe Emrick: 2,796 Approveda - Incumbent Emrick first assumed office in 2011.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Joseph Capozzolo 12,200
Republican Party Joe Emrick 19,378 Green check mark transparent.png

District 138

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Marcia Hahn: 3,344 Approveda - Incumbent Hahn first assumed office in 2011.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Leslie Altieri 12,046
Republican Party Marcia Hahn 20,405 Green check mark transparent.png

District 139

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Michael Peifer: 4,423 Approveda - Incumbent Peifer first assumed office in 2007.

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Michael Peifer 20,759 Green check mark transparent.png

District 140

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • John Galloway: 3,203 Approveda - Incumbent Galloway first assumed office in 2001.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party John Galloway 18,465 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Eric David 6,777

District 141

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Tina Davis: 3,065 Approveda - Incumbent Davis first assumed office in 2011.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Tina Davis 17,630 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Anthony Sposato 6,671

District 142

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Harry Arnold Arnold was added to the ballot after the primary but later withdrew.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Frank Farry: 3,688 Approveda - Incumbent Farry first assumed office in 2009.

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Frank Farry 20,596 Green check mark transparent.png

District 143

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Joseph Frederick 13,280
Republican Party Marguerite Quinn 21,483 Green check mark transparent.png

District 144

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Katharine Watson 25,604 Green check mark transparent.png

District 145

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Paul Clymer: 4,240 Approveda - Incumbent Clymer first assumed office in 1980.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Mary Whitesell 10,739
Republican Party Paul Clymer 19,692 Green check mark transparent.png

District 146

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Thomas Quigley: 2,824 Approveda - Incumbent Quigley first assumed office in 2005.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Mark Painter 14,888 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Thomas Quigley 14,680

District 147

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Marcy Toepel: 3,710 Approveda - Incumbent Toepel first assumed office in 2011.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Betty White 11,846
Republican Party Marcy Toepel 18,812 Green check mark transparent.png

District 148

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Mike Gerber: 3,419 Approveda - Incumbent Gerber first assumed office in 2005.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Mike Ludwig Ludwig was removed from the ballot on March 13 after a petition challenge but was later reinstated.[21][22]

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Mary Jo Daley 21,414 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Mike Ludwig 15,088
Note: Democrat Mike Gerber no longer appears on the general election ballot. He was replaced on the ballot by Mary Jo Daley on September 11, 2012.[23]

District 149

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Tim Briggs: 2,926 Approveda - Incumbent Briggs first assumed office in 2009.
Note: Nahjee Grant initially declared to run but withdrew after his petitions were challenged.[24]
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Tim Briggs 20,690 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Perrin Hamilton 10,772

District 150

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Mike Vereb: 3,238 Approveda - Incumbent Vereb first assumed office in 2007.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Kelly Devine 14,182
Republican Party Mike Vereb 16,846 Green check mark transparent.png

District 151

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Todd Stephens: 3,338 Approveda - Incumbent Stephens first assumed office in 2011.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Will Sylianteng 13,217
Republican Party Todd Stephens 19,153 Green check mark transparent.png

District 152

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Thomas Murt: 3,631 Approveda - Incumbent Murt first assumed office in 2007.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Ronald Kolla 10,949
Republican Party Thomas Murt 19,164 Green check mark transparent.png

District 153

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Madeleine Dean: 5,388 Approveda - Incumbent Dean first assumed office in April 24, 2012.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
Libertarian Party Libertarian candidate:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Madeleine Dean 20,934 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Nicholas Mattiacci 11,369
Libertarian Party Kenneth Crawchuk 320

District 154

Incumbent Democrat Lawrence Curry did not seek re-election.

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Steve McCarter 25,794 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Mark Sirinides 8,309

District 155

Incumbent Republican Curt Schroder did not seek re-election.

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Joshua Maxwell 17,131
Republican Party Becky Corbin 19,787 Green check mark transparent.png

District 156

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Dan Truitt: 4,519 Approveda - Incumbent Truitt first assumed office in 2011.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Bret Binder 16,193
Republican Party Dan Truitt 17,080 Green check mark transparent.png

District 157

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Warren Kampf: 4,271 Approveda - Incumbent Kampf first assumed office in 2011.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Paul Drucker 17,012
Republican Party Warren Kampf 17,783 Green check mark transparent.png

District 158

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Chris Ross: 4,397 Approveda - Incumbent Ross first assumed office in 1997.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Susan Rzucidlo 14,037
Republican Party Chris Ross 19,736 Green check mark transparent.png

District 159

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Thaddeus Kirkland 17,535 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party James Schiliro 4,435

District 160

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Stephen Barrar: 7,125 Approveda - Incumbent Barrar first assumed office in 1997.

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Stephen Barrar 28,201 Green check mark transparent.png

District 161

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Joe Hackett: 5,217 Approveda - Incumbent Hackett first assumed office in 2011.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Larry DeMarco 16,137
Republican Party Joe Hackett 17,972 Green check mark transparent.png

District 162

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Nick Miccarelli: 4,406 Approveda - Incumbent Miccarelli first assumed office in 2009.

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Nick Miccarelli 25,447 Green check mark transparent.png

District 163

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Sheamus Bonner 13,937
Republican Party Nicholas Micozzie 14,432 Green check mark transparent.png

District 164

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Margo Davidson: 2,224 Approveda - Incumbent Davidson first assumed office in 2011.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Margo Davidson 17,240 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Earl Toole 8,649

District 165

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • William Adolph: 5,655 Approveda - Incumbent Adolph first assumed office in 1988.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Jeremy Fearn 11,443
Republican Party William Adolph 19,678 Green check mark transparent.png

District 166

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Greg Vitali: 3,156 Approveda - Incumbent Vitali first assumed office in 1993.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Greg Vitali 21,611 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Bill Toal 12,637

District 167

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Bob Broderick 14,781
Republican Party Duane Milne 20,822 Green check mark transparent.png

District 168

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Thomas Killion: 6,241 Approveda - Incumbent Killion first assumed office in 2003.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Beth Alois 14,910
Republican Party Thomas Killion 20,499 Green check mark transparent.png

District 169

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Edward Neilson: 3,710 Approveda - Incumbent Neilson first assumed office in 2012.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Edward Neilson 15,825 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party David Kralle 8,435

District 170

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Brendan Boyle: 2,688 Approveda - Incumbent Boyle first assumed office in 2009.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
Note: George Weiss won the primary but no longer appears on the list of general election candidates.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Brendan Boyle 18,612 Green check mark transparent.png

District 171

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Christopher Lee 10,846
Republican Party Kerry Benninghoff 20,242 Green check mark transparent.png

District 172

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Kevin Boyle 16,839 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Al Taubenberger 7,961

District 173

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Michael McGeehan 16,033 Green check mark transparent.png

District 174

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • John Sabatina: 2,952 Approveda - Incumbent Sabatina first assumed office in 2005.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party John Sabatina 18,230 Green check mark transparent.png

District 175

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Michael O'Brien: 3,656 Approveda - Incumbent O'Brien first assumed office in 2005.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Michael O'Brien 24,577 Green check mark transparent.png

District 176

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Mario Scavello: 2,308 Approveda - Incumbent Scavello first assumed office in 2003.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Maureen Madden 10,906
Republican Party Mario Scavello 13,506 Green check mark transparent.png

District 177

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • John Taylor: 1,303 Approveda - Incumbent Taylor first assumed office in 1984.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party William Dunbar 9,336
Republican Party John Taylor 12,249 Green check mark transparent.png

District 178

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Scott Petri: 4,914 Approveda - Incumbent Petri first assumed office in 2003.

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Scott Petri 24,906 Green check mark transparent.png

District 179

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • James Clay: 2,900 Approveda
  • Tony Payton - Incumbent Payton was removed from the ballot on March 22 after a petition challenge. He will not seek re-election as a write-in.[25]
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party James Clay 19,109 Green check mark transparent.png

District 180

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Angel Cruz 16,913 Green check mark transparent.png

District 181

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party W. Curtis Thomas 25,275 Green check mark transparent.png

District 182

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Brian Sims 28,537 Green check mark transparent.png

District 183

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Julie Harhart: 3,093 Approveda - Incumbent Harhart first assumed office in 1995.

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Julie Harhart 21,221 Green check mark transparent.png

District 184

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • William Keller: 3,885 Approveda - Incumbent Keller first assumed office in 1993.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party William Keller 19,277 Green check mark transparent.png

District 185

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Maria Donatucci: 4,160 Approveda - Incumbent Donatucci first assumed office in 2011.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Maria Donatucci 22,282 Green check mark transparent.png

District 186

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Jordan Harris 26,469 Green check mark transparent.png

District 187

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Gary Day: 4,072 Approveda - Incumbent Day first assumed office in 2009.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Joseph Haas 11,111
Republican Party Gary Day 19,015 Green check mark transparent.png

District 188

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party James Roebuck 22,715 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Ernest Adkins 1,521

District 189

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Rosemary Brown: 2,763 Approveda - Incumbent Brown first assumed office in 2011.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Elizabeth Forrest 11,962
Republican Party Rosemary Brown 14,996 Green check mark transparent.png

District 190

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Vanessa Lowery Brown 27,617 Green check mark transparent.png

District 191

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Ronald Waters: 6,236 Approveda - Incumbent Waters first assumed office in 1999.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Ronald Waters 25,569 Green check mark transparent.png

District 192

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Louise Bishop 28,149 Green check mark transparent.png

District 193

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Mike Strausbaugh qualified for the general ballot through a write-in campaign but no longer appears on the list of candidates for the general election.[28]
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Will Tallman: 5,443 Approveda - Incumbent Tallman first assumed office in 2009.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Anthony McNevin 7,807
Republican Party Will Tallman 18,984 Green check mark transparent.png
Note: McNevin was selected after Strausbaugh withdrew from the general election ballot.[29]

District 194

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Pamela Delissio 20,511 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Linda Bateman 6,315

District 195

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Michelle Brownlee 26,914 Green check mark transparent.png

District 196

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Seth Grove 26,408 Green check mark transparent.png

District 197

Note: District 197 is vacant pending a special election on April 24.

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Jose Miranda 25,998 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Steve Crum 1,404

District 198

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Independent Third party candidates:

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Rosita Youngblood 26,517 Green check mark transparent.png

Note: Independent Lamott Ebron initially filed but no longer appears on the general election list of candidates.

District 199

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • No candidates filed.
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • Stephen Bloom: 5,924 Approveda - Incumbent Bloom first assumed office in 2011.

November 6 General election candidates:

Republican Party Stephen Bloom 21,567 Green check mark transparent.png

District 200

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
  • Cherelle Parker: 5,924 Approveda - Incumbent Parker first assumed office in 2005.
  • Bobbie Curry Curry was removed from the ballot on March 19 after a petition challenge.[31]
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Cherelle Parker 30,035 Green check mark transparent.png

District 201

Incumbent Democrat John Myers did not seek re-election.

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Stephen Kinsey 26,486 Green check mark transparent.png

District 202

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Mark Cohen 21,832 Green check mark transparent.png

District 203

Democratic Party April 24 Democratic primary:
Republican Party April 24 GOP primary:
  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Dwight Evans 27,080 Green check mark transparent.png

See also

External links

References

  1. Follow the Money, Pennsylvania
  2. Follow the Money, "Pennsylvania House of Representatives 2012 Campaign Contributions"
  3. Politics PA, "Redistricting Commission Passes GOP Maps," June 8, 2012. Retrieved August 27, 2012
  4. Beaver County Times, "You say good-bye, we say, um, who were you again?," March 17, 2012
  5. Beaver County Times, "Political Prose: Boring debates take back seat to Clinton nod," April 14, 2012
  6. 6.0 6.1 Early Returns, "Preston barely stays on ballot," March 20, 2012
  7. Upper Southampton Patch, "Rep. O'Neill Will Run Unopposed in Primary," April 14, 2012
  8. Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, "Vulakovich defeats Brown for Orie's seat," August 7, 2012
  9. Lehigh Valley Live, "Longtime Pa. Democratic leader Bill DeWeese sentenced to up to 5 years in prison," April 24, 2012
  10. 10.0 10.1 Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, "Greene County commissioner Pam Snyder to replace DeWeese as Democratic candidate," August 18, 2012
  11. Pennsylvania Department of State, "2012 Petition Objection Cases," April 18, 2012
  12. Centre Daily, "Challenger seeks to end bid,' March 8, 2012
  13. Sun Gazette, "City Republican tossed off ballot," March 22, 2012
  14. Lancaster Republicans, "Steven C. Mentzer Selected as GOP Nominee for the 97th Legislative House District," August 29, 2012
  15. The Scranton Times Tribune, "In apparent upset, Farina nominated in 115th," April 25, 2012
  16. The Morning Call, "Daniel McNeill picked to replace Joe Brennan in Pennsylvania state House race," August 27, 2012
  17. The Morning Call, "134th District House race down to two Republicans, one Democrat," March 27, 2012
  18. The Morning Call, "134th District House race down to two Republicans, one Democrat," March 27, 2012
  19. The Morning Call, "134th District House race down to two Republicans, one Democrat," March 27, 2012
  20. Lehigh Valley, "John Reynard replaces Patrick Slattery in race for 134th House District seat," August 1, 2012
  21. Pennsylvania Department of State, "2012 Petition Objection Cases," April 18, 2012
  22. Main Line Times, "Who's running in Lower Merion and Narberth," April 20, 2012
  23. Mainline Media News, "Daley kicks off her campaign for the state house," September 11, 2012
  24. Times Herald' "Grant, Democratic challenger to Briggs in 149th, withdraws," March 5, 2012
  25. Northeast Times Star, "Petition snafu dooms Payton's place in House," March 28, 2012
  26. The Philadelphia Public Record, "POLS ON THE STREET: Murphy Gets A Rack Of City Law Endorsements," March 1, 2012
  27. Pennsylvania Department of State, "2012 Petition Objection Cases," April 18, 2012
  28. Gettysburg Times, "Strausbaugh quits state house race," August 20, 2012
  29. YorkDems, "Anthony (Tony) McNevin of Gardners, PA Places Name on Ballot for the 193rd Legislative District," August 20, 2012
  30. Pennsylvania Department of State, "2012 Primary Candidate List In Ballot Order," April 18, 2012
  31. Pennsylvania Department of State, "2012 Petition Objection Cases," April 18, 2012