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Derek Walker was a Republican candidate for the 5th Congressional District of Pennsylvania
Derek Walker was a Republican candidate in the 2008 congressional elections for the 5th Congressional District (map) of Pennsylvania. He was seeking the Republican nomination for the seat held by Rep. John Peterson (R-Pa.), who is retiring at the end of his term. The primary took place on April 22, 2008, and Glenn Thompson emerged as the winner.
Positions, record and controversies
On April 22, Exarchos was defeated in his bid for the Republican nomination to replace Rep. John Peterson (R-Pa.) in the 2008 congressional elections by Glenn Thompson.
Money in politics
Information on this candidate's 2008 fundraising is not yet available. Stay tuned for live feeds of data from the Center for Responsive Politics' OpenSecrets.org
Committees and affiliations
Walker will be assigned committees if and when he is elected to Congress.
More background data
Official Walker for Congress Web site
Phone: (814) 857-7312
Articles and resources
- ↑ Greg Giroux, "Keystone House Races, Eclipsed in Tuesday’s Primary, Will Emerge This Fall", CQ Politics, April 23, 2008
- ↑ Josh Kraushaar, "Pennsylvania primary results," Politico.com, April 22, 2008.
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