Pennsylvania's 9th Congressional District

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Pennsylvania's 9th Congressional District
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Current incumbentBill Shuster Republican Party
Population707,435
Gender49% Male, 51% Female
Race94.50% White, 3.12% Black
Ethnicity1.76% Hispanic
Unemployment9.0%
Median household income$42,277
High school graduation rate87.0%
College graduation rate16.5%
Pennsylvania's 9th Congressional District is located in the south central portion Pennsylvania and includes Indiana, Cambria, Blair, Huntingdon, Franklin, Fulton, Bedford, Somerset, Fayette, Green and Washington counties.[1]

The current representative of the 9th Congressional District is Bill Shuster (R).

Elections

2014

See also: Pennsylvania's 9th Congressional District elections, 2014

The 9th Congressional District of Pennsylvania will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.

2012

See also: Pennsylvania's 9th Congressional District elections, 2012

The 9th Congressional District of Pennsylvania held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. Incumbent Bill Shuster won re-election in the district.[2]

U.S. House, Pennsylvania District 9 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Karen Ramsburg 38.3% 105,128
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngBill Shuster Incumbent 61.7% 169,177
Total Votes 274,305
Source: Pennsylvania Department of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

2010

On November 2, 2010, Bill Shuster won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Tom Conners (D) in the general election.[3]

U.S. House, Pennsylvania District 9 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngBill Shuster 73.1% 141,904
     Democratic Tom Conners 26.9% 52,322
Total Votes 194,226

2008

On November 4, 2008, Bill Shuster won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Tony Barr (D) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, Pennsylvania District 9 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngBill Shuster incumbent 63.9% 174,951
     Democratic Tony Barr 36.1% 98,735
Total Votes 273,686

2006

On November 7, 2006, Bill Shuster won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Tony Barr (D) and write-in challengers in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, Pennsylvania District 9 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngBill Shuster incumbent 60.3% 121,069
     Democratic Tony Barr 39.6% 79,610
     N/A Write-in 0.1% 141
Total Votes 200,820

2004

On November 2, 2004, Bill Shuster won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Paul I. Politis (D) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, Pennsylvania District 9 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngBill Shuster incumbent 69.5% 184,320
     Democratic Paul I. Politis 30.5% 80,787
Total Votes 265,107

2002

On November 5, 2002, Bill Shuster won re-election to the United States House. He defeated John R. Henry and Write-in challengers in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, Pennsylvania District 9 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngBill Shuster incumbent 71% 124,184
     Democratic John R. Henry 28.9% 50,558
     N/A Write-in 0.1% 107
Total Votes 174,849

2000

On November 7, 2000, Bill Shuster won election to the United States House. He ran unopposed in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, Pennsylvania District 9 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngBill Shuster 100% 184,401
Total Votes 184,401

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 9th Congressional District prior to the 2010 redistricting.
See also: Redistricting in Pennsylvania

The Legislative Reapportionment Commission in Pennsylvania approved the GOP-proposed map. It was signed into law on December 22, 2001.[9][10]

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