Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 15

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Pennsylvania House District 15.png
Current Jim Christiana (RBeaver)
Demographics96.99% White
1.27% Black
.98% Hispanic
Population (2012)
 • Citizen voting age
60,371
47,597

The 15th Pennsylvania House of Representatives District is located in southwest Pennsylvania and has been represented by Jim Christiana since 2009.

District profile[edit]

The 15th District is located in parts of Beaver County and Washington County. It includes the following areas:[1]

Representatives[edit]

Representative Party Years District home Note
Before 1969, seats were apportioned by county.
Charles D. Stone Democrat 1969 – 1972
Robert O. Davis Republican 1973 – 1974
Fred R. Milanovich Democrat 1975 – 1980
Nick Colafella Democrat 1981 – 2002
Vincent A. Biancucci Democrat 2003 – 2008 Aliquippa Unsuccessful candidate for reelection[2]
Jim Christiana Republican 2009 – present Beaver Incumbent

Recent election results[edit]

PA House election, 2010:
Pennsylvania House, District 15
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Jim Christiana 13,308 62.27
Democratic Frank Bovalino 8,062 37.73
Margin of victory 5,246 24.55
Turnout 21,370 100


PA House election, 2012:
Pennsylvania House, District 15
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Jim Christiana 17,473 61.06
Democratic Robert Williams 11,144 38.94
Margin of victory 6,329 22.12 Decrease 2.43
Turnout 28,617 100


PA House election, 2014:
Pennsylvania House, District 15
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Jim Christiana 12,585 69.42
Democratic Paul Cain 5,545 30.58
Margin of victory 7040 38.83 Increase 16.71
Turnout 18,130 100

References[edit]

  • Cox, Harold (2004). "Legislatures - 1776-2004". Wilkes University Election Statistics Project. Wilkes University.
  1. ^ "Composite Listing of House of Representatives Districts" (PDF). Pennsylvania Department of State. Retrieved 2015-02-19.
  2. ^ "2008 General Election: Representative in the General Assembly". Elections Information. Pennsylvania Department of State. 2004. Archived from the original on December 8, 2008. Retrieved January 6, 2009.

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