Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 172

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The 172nd Pennsylvania House of Representatives District is located in Montgomery County and Philadelphia County and includes the following areas:[1]

  • Montgomery County
  • Philadelphia (PART)
    • Ward 41 [PART, Divisions 19, 23 and 24]
    • Ward 54 [PART, Divisions 10, 14, 15, 19, 20, 21 and 22]
    • Ward 55 [PART, Divisions 09, 10, 13, 14, 15, 16 and 17]
    • Ward 56 [PART, Divisions 01, 03, 04, 08, 09, 13, 14, 15, 32, 33, 34 and 40]
    • Ward 57 [PART, Divisions 13 and 14]
    • Ward 58 [PART, Divisions 09, 10, 13, 16, 17, 19 and 26]
    • Ward 63 [PART, Divisions 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08, 09, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 22, 23 and 25]
    • Ward 64 [PART, Divisions 01, 03, 05, 07, 08, 09 and 15]

Representatives[edit]

Representative Party Years District home Note
Prior to 1969, seats were apportioned by county.
Francis E. Gleeson, Jr. Democrat 1969 – 1978 Philadelphia Unsuccessful candidate for re-election
John M. Perzel Republican 1979 – 2010 Philadelphia Unsuccessful candidate for re-election
Kevin J. Boyle Democrat 2011 – present Philadelphia Incumbent

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