Pennsylvania Senate, District 40

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Pennsylvania State Senate District 40 includes parts of Monroe County and Northampton County. It includes the following areas:[1]

Senators[edit]

Representative Party Years District home Note
Robert D. Fleming Republican 1951 – 1974
Edward M. Early Democrat 1975 – 1986
John W. Regoli Democrat 1987 – 1990
Melissa A. Hart Republican 1991 – 2001 Resigned on January 2, 2001 following election to Congress.[2]
Jane Clare Orie Republican 2001 – 2012 Elected March 20, 2001 to fill vacancy,[3] resigned on May 21, 2012.
Randy Vulakovich Republican 2012 – 2014 Elected August 7, 2012 to fill vacancy.;[4] Subsequently, represented the 38th district
District moved from Allegheny County to Monroe and Northampton Counties in 2014.
Mario Scavello Republican 2015 – Elected November 4, 2014 upon redistricting.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Composite Listing of State Senate Districts" (PDF). Pennsylvania Department of State. Retrieved 2015-02-19.
  2. ^ Cox, Harold (2004). "Pennsylvania Senate - 2001-2002" (PDF). Wilkes University Election Statistics Project. Wilkes University.
  3. ^ "2001 Special Election for the 40th Senatorial District". Commonwealth of PA - Elections Information. Pennsylvania Department of State. 2004. Archived from the original on 2008-06-27.
  4. ^ McNulty, Timothy (7 August 2012). "Vulakovich defeats Brown for Orie's seat". Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Retrieved 8 August 2012.