2012 Pennsylvania House Race for District 6 - Candidates, Debates and Primary Results

This page displays the information for the Pennsylvania house race in district 6. This includes candidates, dates, and political views. The tables below show the candidates for the general election with an option to compare those candidates after the primary. This is followed by the primary candidates and the number of political views we have for each representative. Selecting one of these representatives takes you to the profile for this candidate and a full list of their political positions, speeches, and controversies.

2012 Pennsylvania House Race for District 6 - General Election Candidates

General Election Candidates and Results
Pennsylvania house election - class or district 6
PercVotesPartyCandidate
57%183647RJim Gerlach
43%138688DManan Trivedi
Election Information for Pennsylvania
Primary DateApril 24, 2012
General DateNovember 06, 2012
IncumbentJim Gerlach
Incumbent StatusSeeking Re-election
Election ProjectionSolid Republican
Presidential Election2012 Election

2012 Pennsylvania House Race for District 6

Democrats - Primary Election
 
Democrat house Primary Election in Pennsylvania - class or district 6
PercVotesCandidateViews
100%19822Manan Trivedi15
Republicans - Primary Election
 
Republican house Primary Election in Pennsylvania - class or district 6
PercVotesCandidateViews
100%44438Jim Gerlach34

Important Dates

DateImportant Item
March 26, 2012Last day to register to vote in the April 24, 2011 primary elections.
April 24, 2012Primary election date for the House, Senate, and President.
October 09, 2012Last day to register to vote in the November 6, 2012 general election.
November 06, 2012General election date - House, Senate, and President on the ballot.

House District 6 in Pennsylvania

House District 6 in Pennsylvania

Past Election Results

Election Results for House district 6 in Pennsylvania in 2012
Past Election Results - Pennsylvania District 6
Manan Trivedi
43%
2010
57%
Jim Gerlach
Bob Roggio
48%
2008
52%
Jim Gerlach
Lois Murphy
49%
2006
75%
Jim Gerlach
Lois Murphy
49%
2004
51%
Jim Gerlach
Dan Wofford
49%
2002
51%
Jim Gerlach
Tim Holden
66%
2000
34%
Thomas G. Kopel
Tim Holden
61%
1998
39%
John Meckley
Tim Holden
59%
1996
41%
Christian Y. Leinbac
Tim Holden
57%
1994
43%
Fred Levering
Tim Holden
52%
1992
48%
John E. Jones