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Rep. Robert A. Brady (D-Pa.)

  • District: 1st District, South and central Philadelphia; Chester
  • Residence: Philadelphia
  • Born: April 7, 1945; Philadelphia, Pa.
  • Religion: Roman Catholic
  • Family: Wife, Debra Brady; two children
  • Education: St. Thomas More H.S., graduated 1963
  • Military Service: None
  • Political Highlights: 34th Ward Democratic Executive Committee, 1967-present (leader, 1980-present); candidate for Philadelphia City Council, 1983; Philadelphia Democratic Party chairman, 1986-present; sought Democratic nomination for mayor of Philadelphia, 2007; U.S. House, 1998-present
  • Elected: Elected: 1998 (8th full term)
  • Committee Assignments: Armed Services (Military Personnel); House Administration - Ranking Member; Joint Library; Joint Printing
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State Information: 1st District, South and central Philadelphia; Chester

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2012 general Robert Brady (D) 235,394 84.9%
John Featherman (R) 41,708 15%
2010 general Robert Brady (D) 149,944 100%
2008 general Robert Brady (D) 242,799 90.8%
Mike Muhammed (R) 24,714 9.2%
2006 general Robert Brady (D) 137,987 100%
2004 general Robert Brady (D) 214,462 86.3%
Deborah Williams (R) 33,266 13.4%
Christopher Randolph (X) 857 0.4%
2002 general Robert Brady (D) 121,076 86.4%
Marie Delany (R) 17,444 12.4%
Michael Ewall (GREEN) 1,570 1.1%
2000 general Robert Brady (D) 149,621 88.2%
Steven Kush (R) 19,920 11.8%
1998 general Robert A. Brady (D) 77,788 81.2%
William M. Harrison (R) 15,898 16.6%
John J. Featherman (LIBERT) 1,198 1.2%
Nancy Cole (SW) 964 1%
1998 special Robert A. Brady (D) 13,923 73.6%
William M. Harrison (R) 2,436 12.9%
Juanita Norwood (REF) 1,993 10.5%
John J. Featherman (LIBERT) 558 3%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2012 Barack Obama: 82% Mitt Romney: 17%
2008 Barack Obama: 79% John McCain: 21%

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