Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 131

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The 131st Pennsylvania House of Representatives District is made up of parts of Lehigh County and Northampton County. The district includes the following areas:[1]

Representatives[edit]

Representative Party Years District home Note
Prior to 1969, seats were apportioned by county.
James P. Ritter Democrat 1969 – 1982
Roy C. Afflerbach Democrat 1983 – 1986
Karen A. Ritter Democrat 1987 – 1994
Pat Browne Republican 1995 – 2005 Allentown Elected to the Pennsylvania State Senate
Karen D. Beyer Republican 2005 – 2010 Lower Saucon Township Elected in a special election on July 19, 2005 to fill vacancy.[2]
Justin Simmons Republican 2011 – Present Coopersburg Incumbent

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Composite Listing of House of Representatives Districts". Pennsylvania Department of State. Retrieved November 14, 2008. 
  2. ^ "2005 Special Election for the 131st Legislative District". Commonwealth of PA - Elections Information. Pennsylvania Department of State. 2004. 

Coordinates: 40°31′08″N 75°25′16″W / 40.519°N 75.421°W / 40.519; -75.421