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This profile of Pennsylvania's 16th Congressional District is part of the RaceTracker project.
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Incumbent Joseph Pitts 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 Joseph Pitts Republican Confirmed candidate FEC Source August 2, 2011 Lois Herr Democratic Out of race FEC Source August 2, 2011 2004,2006 & 2010 Candidate Aryanna Strader Democratic Confirmed candidate Campaign Website Source January 28, 2012
Results [ ]
2012 primary winners 2012 general election winner Joseph Pitts, Aryanna Strader TBD
Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Joseph Pitts Republican Confirmed candidate Campaign Website Source March 9, 2009 Bruce Slater Democratic Out (source needed) March 9, 2009 2008 Candidate Lois Herr Democratic Confirmed candidate Campaign Website Source June 11, 2009 2004 & 2006 Candidate John McClure Democratic Out PA SOS Source June 1, 2010 Did Not File
2010 primary election winners 2010 general election winner Lois Herr, Joseph Pitts Joseph Pitts
2008 election[Incumbent: ]Joseph Pitts
Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Joseph Pitts Republican Confirmed candidate (source needed) March 9, 2009 Bruce Slater Democratic Confirmed candidate (source needed) March 9, 2009
2008 primary election winners 2008 general election winner Joseph Pitts, Bruce Slater Joseph Pitts
2008 Presidential election results
Republican Democratic 2000 62% George W. Bush 36% Al Gore 2004 61% George W. Bush 38% John Kerry 2008 51% John McCain 48% 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-16" (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.