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Rep. Joe Pitts (R-Pa.)

  • District: 16th District, Southeast -- Lancaster, Reading
  • Residence: Kennett Square
  • Born: October 10, 1939; Lexington, Ky.
  • Religion: Protestant
  • Family: Wife, Virginia M. "Ginny" Pitts; three children
  • Education: Asbury College, A.B. 1961 (philosophy & religion); West Chester State College, M.Ed. 1972 (comprehensive sciences)
  • Military Service: Air Force 1963-69
  • Political Highlights: Pa. House, 1973-97; U.S. House, 1997-present
  • Elected: Elected: 1996 (9th term)
  • Committee Assignments: Energy & Commerce (Energy & Power; Environment & the Economy; Health - Chairman)
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State Information: 16th District, Southeast -- Lancaster, Reading

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2012 general Joe Pitts (R) 156,192 54.8%
Aryanna Strader (D) 111,185 39%
John Murphy (I) 12,250 4.3%
James Bednarski (BFC) 5,154 1.8%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2012 Barack Obama: 46% Mitt Romney: 53%
2008 Barack Obama: 50% John McCain: 49%

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