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This profile of Pennsylvania's 15th Congressional District is part of the RaceTracker project.
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Incumbent Charles Dent Incumbent running? Yes Primary challenge? No primary challenge for incumbent. Cook Political Report Partisan Voting Index Non-competitive seat Cook Political Report Race Classification Non-competitive seat
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Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Charles Dent Republican Confirmed candidate FEC Source August 2, 2011 John Callahan Democratic Out of race Blog Story Source April 15, 2012 2010 Candidate Rick Daugherty Democratic Confirmed candidate Media Story Source August 2, 2011 David Haines Democratic Out of race PA SOS Source April 13, 2012 Did Not File Jackson Eaton Democratic Out - lost primary PA SOS Source April 27, 2012
Results [ ]
2012 primary winners 2012 general election winner Charles Dent, Rick Daugherty TBD
Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Charles Dent Republican Confirmed candidate Campaign Website Source November 29, 2009 Sam Bennett Democratic Out (source needed) June 1, 2010 2008 Candidate John Callahan Democratic Confirmed candidate Campaign Website Source July 27, 2009 Mathew Benol Republican Out PA SOS Source June 1, 2010 Lost Primary
2010 primary election winners 2010 general election winner John Callahan, Charles Dent Charles Dent
2008 election[Incumbent: ]Charles Dent
Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Charles Dent Republican Confirmed candidate (source needed) March 9, 2009 Sam Bennett Democratic Confirmed candidate (source needed) March 9, 2009
2008 primary election winners 2008 general election winner Sam Bennett, Charles Dent Charles Dent
2008 Presidential election results
Republican Democratic 2000 48% George W. Bush 49% Al Gore 2004 50% George W. Bush 50% John Kerry 2008 42% John McCain 56% Barack Obama
Articles and resources
- Index for all the Pennsylvania congressional districts and candidates.
- The full House 2012 elections report.
- The RaceTracker homepage.
Elections.DailyKos posts tagged "PA-15" (link)Campaign contribution methodology: Information is updated daily from the Center for Responsive Politics (OpenSecrets.org), which downloads their data from the Federal Election Commission on the first weekday of each work week. Candidates must have filed a report with the FEC to show up in the widget and inactive candidates are screened out by CRP.