2012 Pennsylvania House Race for District 8 - Candidates, Debates and Primary Results

This page displays the information for the Pennsylvania house race in district 8. 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 8 - General Election Candidates

General Election Candidates and Results
Pennsylvania house election - class or district 8
PercVotesPartyCandidate
56.6%199283RMichael Fitzpatrick
43.4%152515DKathy Boockvar
Election Information for Pennsylvania
Primary DateApril 24, 2012
General DateNovember 06, 2012
IncumbentMichael Fitzpatrick
Incumbent StatusSeeking Re-election
Election ProjectionLeaning Republican
Presidential Election2012 Election

2012 Pennsylvania House Race for District 8

Democrats - Primary Election
 
Democrat house Primary Election in Pennsylvania - class or district 8
PercVotesCandidateViews
100%25567Kathy Boockvar0
Republicans - Primary Election
 
Republican house Primary Election in Pennsylvania - class or district 8
PercVotesCandidateViews
100%42899Mike Fitzpatrick0

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 8 in Pennsylvania

House District 8 in Pennsylvania

Past Election Results

Election Results for House district 8 in Pennsylvania in 2012
Past Election Results - Pennsylvania District 8
Patrick Murphy
46%
2010
54%
Michael Fitzpatrick
Patrick Murphy
57%
2008
42%
Tom Manion
Patrick Murphy
50%
2006
50%
Michael Fitzpatrick
Virginia Waters Schr
43%
2004
55%
Michael G. Fitzpatri
Timothy T. Reece
37%
2002
63%
James C. Greenwood
Ronald L. Strouse
39%
2000
59%
James C. Greenwood
Bill Tuthill
33%
1998
63%
James C. Greenwood
John P. Murray
35%
1996
59%
James C. Greenwood
John P. Murray
27%
1994
66%
James C. Greenwood
Peter H. Kostmayer
46%
1992
52%
James C. Greenwood