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Janis Brooks
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Candidate for
U.S. House, Pennsylvania, District 14
Bachelor'sClarion University
Master'sUniversity of Maryland
Ph.D.University of Pittsburgh
ProfessionPastor, Founder/CEO of local youth program
Campaign website
Janis Brooks was a 2012 Democratic candidate seeking election to the U.S. House representing the 14th Congressional District of Pennsylvania.[1]



See also: Pennsylvania's 14th congressional district elections, 2012

Brooks ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House, representing Pennsylvania's 14th District. She lost to incumbent Rep. Michael F. Doyle (D) in the April 24, 2012 Democratic primary.[2][3]

U.S. House of Representatives, Pennsylvania-District 14 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngMichael F. Doyle Incumbent 80.1% 50,323
Janis Brooks 19.9% 12,484
Total Votes 62,807

Campaign donors


As of April 4, 2012, Brooks raised $5,025 and spent $4,477, leaving him with $548 cash on hand. Of that, $4,050 (81 percent) came from candidate self-financing, while $975 (19 percent) came from individual contributions.[4]

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