Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 23

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Pennsylvania House District 23.png
Current Dan Frankel (DPittsburgh)
Demographics78.5% White
4.7% Black
3.1% Hispanic
Population (2011)
 • Citizen voting age
61268
55058

The 23rd Pennsylvania House of Representatives District is in southwestern Pennsylvania and has been represented by Dan Frankel since 1999.

District profile[edit]

The 23rd District is located in Allegheny County and includes the following area:[1]

  • Pittsburgh (PART)
    • Ward 04 [PART, Divisions 05, 07, 08, 09, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15 and 16]
    • Ward 07 [PART, Divisions 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08, 13 and 14]
    • Ward 14 [PART, Divisions 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08, 09, 10, 11, 17, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 29, 30, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40 and 41]
    • Ward 15 [PART, Divisions 02, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08, 09, 10 and 11]

Representatives[edit]

Representative Party Years District home Note
Prior to 1969, seats were apportioned by county.
Gerald Kaufman Democrat 1969 – 1972
Ivan Itkin Democrat 1973 – 1998
Dan Frankel Democrat 1999 – present Pittsburgh Incumbent

Recent election results[edit]

PA House election, 2010:
Pennsylvania House, District 23
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic Dan Frankel 16267 79.2
Republican Daniel Ulrich Wisemen 4088 20.08
Margin of victory 12179 59.1
Turnout 20355 100
PA House election, 2012:
Pennsylvania House, District 23
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic Dan Frankel 26742 100
Margin of victory
Turnout 26742 100
PA House election, 2014:
Pennsylvania House, District 23
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic Dan Frankel 13246 100
Margin of victory
Turnout 13246 100

References[edit]

  • Cox, Harold (2004). "Legislatures - 1776-2004". Wilkes University Election Statistics Project. Wilkes University.

External links[edit]