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United States House of Representatives elections in Pennsylvania, 2014

 

United States House of Representatives elections in Pennsylvania, 2014

United States House of Representatives elections in Pennsylvania, 2014

November 4, 2014 (2014-11-04)

All 18 Pennsylvania seats to the United States House of Representatives
  Majority party Minority party
 
Party Republican Democratic
Last election 13 5

The 2014 United States House of Representatives elections in Pennsylvania will be held on Tuesday, November 4, 2014 to elect the 18 U.S. Representatives from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, one from each of the state's 18 congressional districts. The elections will coincide with other elections to the United States Senate and House of Representatives and various state and local elections, including the Governor of Pennsylvania and Lieutenant Governor of Pennsylvania.

Contents

  • District 1 1
    • Primary results 1.1
  • District 2 2
    • Primary results 2.1
    • General election 2.2
  • District 3 3
    • Primary results 3.1
    • General election 3.2
  • District 4 4
    • Primary results 4.1
    • General election 4.2
  • District 5 5
    • Republican primary 5.1
      • Results 5.1.1
    • Democratic primary 5.2
      • Results 5.2.1
    • General election 5.3
  • District 6 6
    • Republican primary 6.1
      • Candidates 6.1.1
      • Results 6.1.2
    • Democratic primary 6.2
      • Candidates 6.2.1
      • Endorsements 6.2.2
      • Results 6.2.3
    • General election 6.3
      • Polling 6.3.1
      • Results 6.3.2
  • District 7 7
    • Primary results 7.1
    • General election 7.2
  • District 8 8
    • Republican primary 8.1
      • Results 8.1.1
    • Democratic primary 8.2
      • Results 8.2.1
    • General election 8.3
      • Polling 8.3.1
      • Results 8.3.2
  • District 9 9
    • Republican primary 9.1
      • Candidates 9.1.1
      • Polling 9.1.2
      • Results 9.1.3
    • Democratic primary 9.2
      • Results 9.2.1
    • General election 9.3
  • District 10 10
    • Primary results 10.1
    • General election 10.2
      • Polling 10.2.1
      • Results 10.2.2
  • District 11 11
    • Primary results 11.1
    • General election 11.2
  • District 12 12
    • Primary results 12.1
    • General election 12.2
  • District 13 13
    • Democratic primary 13.1
      • Candidates 13.1.1
      • Endorsements 13.1.2
      • Polling 13.1.3
      • Results 13.1.4
    • Republican primary 13.2
      • Candidates 13.2.1
      • Results 13.2.2
    • General election 13.3
  • District 14 14
    • Democratic primary 14.1
      • Results 14.1.1
    • Republican primary 14.2
  • District 15 15
    • Primary results 15.1
    • General election 15.2
  • District 16 16
    • Republican primary 16.1
      • Results 16.1.1
    • Democratic primary 16.2
      • Results 16.2.1
    • General election 16.3
  • District 17 17
    • Democratic primary 17.1
      • Results 17.1.1
    • Republican primary 17.2
      • Results 17.2.1
    • General election 17.3
  • District 18 18
    • Primary results 18.1
    • General election 18.2
  • See also 19
  • References 20
  • External links 21

District 1

The 1st district includes central and South Philadelphia, the City of Chester, the Philadelphia International Airport and other small sections of Delaware County. The incumbent is Democrat Bob Brady, who has represented the district since 1998. He was re-elected with 85% of the vote in 2012 and the district has a PVI of D+28.

Brady was unopposed in the Democratic primary. He faces Republican Megan Rath, a medical-equipment saleswoman, who was also unopposed in her primary election.[1]

Primary results

Republican primary results[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Megan Rath 6,995 100%
Democratic primary results[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Bob Brady 47,565 100%

District 2

The 2nd district includes parts of West Philadelphia, North Philadelphia and Northwest Philadelphia in addition to Lower Merion Township in Montgomery County. The incumbent is Democrat Chaka Fattah, who has represented the district since 1995. He was re-elected with 89% of the vote in 2012 and the district has a PVI of D+38.

He was unopposed in the Democratic primary. He faces Republican Armand James, a Philadelphia schoolteacher, who was also unopposed in his primary election.[1]

Primary results

Republican primary results[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Armand James 3,117 100%
Democratic primary results[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Chaka Fattah 82,167 100%

General election

General election results
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Chaka Fattah %
Republican Armand James %
Totals ' %

District 3

The 3rd district is located in Northwestern Pennsylvania and includes the cities of Erie, Sharon, Hermitage, Butler and Meadville. The incumbent is Republican Mike Kelly, who has represented the district since 2011. He was re-elected with 55% of the vote in 2012 and the district has a PVI of R+8.

He was unopposed in the Republican primary. He faces Democrat Dan LaVallee, who was also unopposed in his primary election.[3][4] Democrats Rob Joswiak and Matt Ryan had previously declared their candidacies, but withdrew before the primary.[5]

Primary results

Republican primary results[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Mike Kelly 33,475 100%
Democratic primary results[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Dan LaVallee 30,153 100%

General election

General election results
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Mike Kelly %
Democratic Dan LaVallee %
Totals ' %

District 4

The 4th district is located in South Central Pennsylvania and includes all of Adams and York counties and parts of Cumberland County. The incumbent is Republican Scott Perry, who has represented the district since 2013. He was elected with 60% of the vote in 2012 and the district has a PVI of R+9.

He was unopposed in the Republican primary. He faces Democrat Linda D. Thompson, former Mayor of Harrisburg, who was also unopposed in her primary election.[6]

Primary results

Republican primary results[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Scott Perry 35,020 100%
Democratic primary results[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Linda D. Thompson 24,312 100%

General election

General election results
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Scott Perry %
Democratic Linda D. Thompson %
Totals ' %

District 5

The 5th district, the state's largest and most sparsely populated, is located in North Central Pennsylvania and includes all of Cameron, Centre, Clarion, Clinton, Elk, Forest, Huntingdon, Jefferson, McKean and Potter counties and parts of Clearfield, Crawford, Erie, Tioga, Warren and Venango counties. The incumbent is Republican Glenn Thompson, who has represented the district since 2009. He was re-elected with 63% of the vote in 2012 and the district has a PVI of R+8.

Republican primary

Thompson was unopposed in the Republican primary.

Results

Republican primary results[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Glenn Thompson 37,564 100%

Democratic primary

Jay Paterno, a former assistant football coach at Penn State and the son of former head coach Joe Paterno, had considering running for the Democratic nomination,[7] but he instead announced he would run for Lieutenant Governor of Pennsylvania,[8] though he later withdrew from that race.[9] U.S. Army veteran Thomas Tarantella and family law attorney Kerith Strano Taylor ran for the Democratic nomination.[10][11][12][13]

Results

Democratic primary results[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Kerith Strano Taylor 18,172 53.80%
Democratic Thomas Tarantella 15,603 46.20%
Totals 33,775 100%

General election

General election results
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Kerith Strano Taylor %
Republican Glenn Thompson %
Totals ' %

District 6

The 6th district includes communities north and west of the City of [14]

Republican primary

Candidates

Nominated
  • [14]
Declined
  • Patrick Collins, biotech executive[15]
  • Val DiGiorgio, Chairman of the [14]
  • [14]
  • Harry Lewis, former Chair of the Brandywine Health Foundation[16]
  • John Rafferty, Jr., State Senator (running for re-election)[15]
  • [14]

Results

Republican primary results[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Ryan Costello 24,313 100%

Democratic primary

Candidates

Nominated
Withdrew
  • Mike Parrish, businessman[18]
Declined

Endorsements

Results

Democratic primary results[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Manan Trivedi 27,359 100%

General election

Polling

Poll source Date(s)
administered
Sample
size
Margin of
error
Ryan
Costello (R)
Manan
Trivedi (D)
Other Undecided
Lake Research Partners^ July 15–17, 2014 400 ± 4.9% 35% 30% 35%
Tarrance Group* May 5–7, 2014 300 ± 5.8% 49% 36% 16%
Lake Research Partners^ January 27–30, 2014 350 ± 5.3% 36% 34% 30%
  • ^ Internal poll for Manan Trivedi campaign
  • * Internal poll for Ryan Costello campaign

Results

General election results
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Ryan Costello %
Democratic Manan Trivedi %
Totals ' %

District 7

The 7th district is located in the Philadelphia suburbs, including most of Delaware County along with portions of Chester, Montgomery, Berks and Lancaster counties. The incumbent is Republican Pat Meehan, who has represented the district since 2011. He was re-elected with 59% of the vote in 2012 and the district has a PVI of R+2.

Meehan was unopposed in the Republican primary. He faces Democrat Mary Ellen Balchunis, a political science professor at La Salle University, who was also unopposed in her primary election.[30]

Primary results

Republican primary results[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Pat Meehan 31,020 100%
Democratic primary results[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Mary Ellen Balchunis 29,444 100%

General election

General election results
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Mary Ellen Balchunis %
Republican Pat Meehan %
Totals ' %

District 8

The 8th district is located in Southeastern Pennsylvania and includes Bucks County, along with portions of Montgomery County. The incumbent is Republican Mike Fitzpatrick, who has represented the district since 2011, and previously represented it from 2005 to 2007. He was re-elected with 57% of the vote in 2012 and the district has a PVI of R+1.

Republican primary

Fitzpatrick was unopposed in the Republican primary.

Results

Republican primary results[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Mike Fitzpatrick 22,170 100%

Democratic primary

Research scientist and business owner Shaughnessy Naughton[31] and United States Army Ranger Kevin Strouse[32] ran for the Democratic Party nomination.

Results

Democratic primary results[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Kevin Strouse 18,440 51.13%
Democratic Shaughnessy Naughton 17,623 48.87%
Totals 36,063 100%

General election

Polling

Poll source Date(s)
administered
Sample
size
Margin of
error
Mike
Fitzpatrick (R)
Kevin
Strouse (D)
Other Undecided
American Viewpoint August 24–26, 2014 400 ± 4.9% 60% 30% 10%

Results

General election results
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Mike Fitzpatrick %
Democratic Kevin Strouse %
Totals ' %

District 9

The 9th district is located in South Central Pennsylvania and includes Cambria, Blair, Huntingdon, Franklin, Fulton, Bedford, Somerset, Fayette, Greene and Washington counties. The incumbent is Republican Bill Shuster, who has represented the district since 2001. He was re-elected with 62% of the vote in 2012 and the district has a PVI of R+10.

Republican primary

Shuster, the Chairman of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, anticipates a primary challenge from Republicans unhappy with his support for earmarks that bring projects to the district.[33][34]

Candidates

Declared
  • Art Halvorson, businessman and Coast Guard veteran[35]
  • Travis Schooley, businessman and disqualified candidate for the seat in 2012[36]
  • Bill Shuster, incumbent U.S. Representative

Polling

Poll source Date(s)
administered
Sample
size
Margin of
error
Bill
Shuster
Art
Halvorson
Travis
Schooley
Undecided
Harper Polling September 30–October 1, 2013 555 ± 4% 63% 11% 5% 21%
60% 20% 20%

Results

Republican primary results[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Bill Shuster 24,465 52.76%
Republican Art Halvorson 16,021 34.55%
Republican Travis Schooley 5,885 12.69%
Totals 46,371 100%

Democratic primary

Mental health professional, author, environmental activist and co-founder of the Earth Rights Institute Alanna Hartzok was unopposed for the Democratic nomination.[37]

Results

Democratic primary results[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Alanna Hartzok 30,938 100%

General election

General election results
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Alanna Hartzok %
Republican Bill Shuster %
Totals ' %

District 10

The 10th district is located in Northeastern Pennsylvania and includes Monroe, Pike, Lackawanna, Wayne, Susquehanna, Bradford, Tioga, Sullivan, Lycoming, Union, Columbia, Snyder, Mifflin, Juniata and Perry counties. The incumbent is Republican Tom Marino, who has represented the district since 2011. He was re-elected with 66% of the vote in 2012 and the district has a PVI of R+12.

Bradford County Commissioner Doug McLinko considered challenging Marino in the Republican primary, but decided against it.[38] Marino was unopposed in the Republican primary. He faces Democrat Scott Brion, a businessman and energy industry executive, who was also unopposed in his primary election.[39] Former carpenter Adam Rodriguez had declared his candidacy for the Democratic primary, but withdrew before the filing deadline. Nick Troiano, a James Madison Fellow with the non-profit Millennial Action Project is running as an Independent.[40]

Primary results

Republican primary results[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Tom Marino 32,538 100%
Democratic primary results[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Scott Brion 22,860 100%

General election

Polling

Poll source Date(s)
administered
Sample
size
Margin of
error
Tom
Marino (R)
Scott
Brion (D)
Nick
Troiano (I)
Undecided
JMC Enterprises^ September 18–21, 2014 492 ± 4.4% 38% 26% 16% 20%
48% 34% 18%
38% 33% 29%
  • ^ Internal poll for Nick Troiano campaign

Results

General election results
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Scott Brion %
Republican Tom Marino %
Independent Nick Troiano %
Totals ' %

District 11

The 11th district is located in Northeastern Pennsylvania and includes Wyoming, Luzerne, Columbia, Carbon, Northumberland, Dauphin, Perry and Cumberland counties. The incumbent is Republican Lou Barletta, who has represented the district since 2011. He was re-elected with 59% of the vote in 2012 and the district has a PVI of R+6.

Barletta was unopposed in the Republican primary. He faces Democrat Andrew Ostrowski, a civil rights attorney and former Susquehanna Township attorney, who was also unopposed in his primary election.[41] Former U.S. Representative Chris Carney, a Democrat who represented the 10th district from 2007 to 2011, and Gene Stilp, a political activist who was the Democratic nominee for the seat in 2012, considered running but decided not to.[42]

Primary results

Republican primary results[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Lou Barletta 29,772 100%
Democratic primary results[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Andrew Ostrowski 28,567 100%

General election

General election results
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Lou Barletta %
Democratic Andrew Ostrowski %
Totals ' %

District 12

The 12th district is located in Southwestern Pennsylvania and includes all of Beaver County and parts of Allegheny, Cambria, Lawrence, Somerset and Westmoreland counties. The incumbent is Republican Keith Rothfus, who has represented the district since 2013. He was elected with 52% of the vote in 2012, defeating Democratic incumbent Mark Critz. The district has a PVI of R+9.

Rothfus was unopposed in the Republican primary. Critz declined a rematch to run for Lieutenant Governor.[43] John Hugya, former Chief of Staff to late U.S. Representative John Murtha, and psychologist and businesswoman Erin McClelland sought the Democratic nomination.[44]

Primary results

Republican primary results[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Keith Rothfus 23,291 100%
Democratic primary results[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Erin McClelland 32,971 67.96%
Democratic John Hugya 15,547 32.04%
Totals 48,518 100%

General election

General election results
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Erin McLelland %
Republican Keith Rothfus %
Totals ' %

District 13

The 13th district is located in Southeastern Pennsylvania, covering eastern Montgomery County and Northeast Philadelphia. The incumbent is Democrat Allyson Schwartz, who has represented the district since 2005. She was re-elected with 69% of the vote in 2012 and the district has a PVI of D+13.

Schwartz did not run for re-election. She is instead ran for Governor of Pennsylvania.[45]

Democratic primary

Candidates

Declared
Withdrew
Declined

Endorsements

Polling

Poll source Date(s)
administered
Sample
size
Margin of
error
Valerie
Arkoosh
Brendan F.
Boyle
Daylin
Leach
Marjorie
Margolies
Undecided
Global Strategy Group* August 13–15, 2013 422 ± 4.8% 2% 15% 7% 43% 31%
  • * Internal poll for Marjorie Margolies campaign

Results

Democratic primary results[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Brendan F. Boyle 24,775 40.61%
Democratic Marjorie Margolies 16,723 27.41%
Democratic Daylin Leach 10,130 16.60%
Democratic Valerie Arkoosh 9,386 15.38%
Totals 61,014 100%

Republican primary

Candidates

Declared
  • Carson "Dee" Adcock, businessman and nominee for the seat in 2010[87]
  • Beverly Plosa-Bow­ser, retired U.S. Air Force Colonel[88]
Withdrew
  • John Fritz, businessman and Northeast Philadelphia Republican Party Committeeman[89]
  • Clay McQueen, security consultant and systems specialist[87]
  • Everett Stern, businessman and whistleblower[90]
Declined
  • Marina Kats, attorney and nominee for the seat in 2008[50]
  • Joshua Quinter, attorney[50]

Results

Republican primary results[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Carson "Dee" Adcock 10,211 65.78%
Republican Beverly Plosa-Bow­ser 5,312 34.22%
Totals 15,523 100%

General election

General election results
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Carson "Dee" Adcock %
Democratic Brendan F. Boyle %
Totals ' %

District 14

The 14th district includes the entire city of Pittsburgh and parts of surrounding suburbs. The incumbent is Democrat Michael F. Doyle, who has represented the district since 2003, and previously represented the 18th district from 1995 to 2003. He was re-elected with 77% of the vote in 2012 and the district has a PVI of D+15.

Democratic primary

In the Democratic primary, Doyle faced Janis C. Brooks, a pastor and the CEO and founder of Citizens to Abolish Domestic Apartheid, who had run against him in 2012.[91]

Results

Democratic primary results[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Michael F. Doyle 57,039 84.07%
Democratic Janis C. Brooks 10,806 15.93%
Totals 67,845 100%

Republican primary

Ken Peoples, the Chairman of the White Oak Republican Committee, had declared his candidacy for the Republican nomination, but was removed from the ballot for collecting insufficient ballot petition signatures. He subsequently ran a write-in campaign for the Republican nomination in the State House's 35th Legislative District. Bob Howard, a former candidate for Allegheny County Controller in 2011, ran a write-in campaign for the Republican nomination.[92] Howard would need 1,000 certified write-in votes to be nominated. At least 1,498 Republican write-in votes were recorded in the district, but certifying them would take several weeks.[93]

District 15

The 15th district is located in Eastern Pennsylvania and includes Lehigh County and parts of Berks, Dauphin, Lebanon and Northampton counties. The incumbent is Republican Charlie Dent, who has represented the district since 2005. He was re-elected with 57% of the vote in 2012 and the district has a PVI of R+2.

Dent was unopposed in the Republican primary and will not face a Democratic opponent in the general election as none filed before the deadline. David A. Clarke had considered running, but decided against it. Rick Daugherty, Chairman of the Lehigh County Democratic Party and the nominee for the seat in 2012, declined a re-match because of "family and professional responsibilities". He is instead considering running in 2016.[94]

Primary results

Republican primary results[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Charlie Dent 20,700 100%

General election

General election results
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Charlie Dent %
Totals ' %

District 16

The 16th district is located in Southeastern Pennsylvania, just west of Philadelphia and includes a large portion of southern Chester County, most of Lancaster County and a sliver of Berks County, including the city of Reading. The incumbent is Republican Joe Pitts, who has represented the district since 1997. He was re-elected with 55% of the vote in 2012 and the district has a PVI of R+4.

Republican primary

Pitts was unopposed in the Republican primary.

Results

Republican primary results[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Joe Pitts 25,611 100%

Democratic primary

Two Democrats ran for their party's nomination: former State Representative Tom Houghton[95] and stem cell researcher Raja Kittappa.[96][97][98]

Results

Democratic primary results[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Tom Houghton 14,386 62.75%
Democratic Raja Kittappa 8,541 37.25%
Totals 22,927 100%

General election

General election results
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Tom Houghton %
Republican Joe Pitts %
Totals ' %

District 17

The 17th district is located in Eastern Pennsylvania and includes Schuylkill, Carbon, Monroe, Luzerne and Lackawanna counties. The incumbent is Democrat Matt Cartwright, who has represented the district since 2013. He was elected in 2012, defeating incumbent Democrat Tim Holden in the primary with 57% of the vote and winning the general election with 60% of the vote. The district has a PVI of D+4.

Democratic primary

Cartwright was unopposed in the Democratic primary.

Results

Democratic primary results[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Matt Cartwright 47,992 100%

Republican primary

For the Republicans, sports car racing team owner Matt Connolly, charter pilot Matthew Dietz and Schuylkill County coroner David Moylan ran.[99]

Results

Republican primary results[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican David Moylan 9,227 44.59%
Republican Matt Connolly 7,000 33.83%
Republican Matthew Dietz 4,465 21.58%
Totals 20,692 100%

General election

General election results
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Matt Cartwright %
Republican David Moylan %
Totals ' %

District 18

The 18th district is located in the southern suburbs of Pittsburgh and includes parts of Allegheny, Washington, Beaver and Westmoreland counties. The incumbent is Republican Timothy F. Murphy, who has represented the district since 2003. He was re-elected with 64% of the vote in 2012 and the district has a PVI of R+10.

Primary results

Murphy was unopposed in the Republican primary and will not face a Democratic opponent in the general election as none filed before the deadline.[100]

Republican primary results[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Timothy F. Murphy 19,575 100%

General election

General election results
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Timothy F. Murphy %
Totals ' %

See also

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External links

  • U.S. House elections in Pennsylvania, 2014 at Ballotpedia
  • Campaign contributions at OpenSecrets.org
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