Pennsylvania state elections, 2006

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Pennsylvania's state elections were held November 7, 2006.[1] Necessary primary elections were held on May 16, 2006.[2]

Governor[edit]

Pennsylvania gubernatorial election, 2006
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Lynn Swann
Runningmate:Jim Matthews
1,622,135 39.6
Democratic Ed Rendell
Runningmate:Catherine Baker Knoll
2,470,517 60.4

Lt. Governor[edit]

Pennsylvania Lt. Governor primary election, 2006
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic William A. Hall, III 89,171 12.3
Democratic Catherine Baker Knoll 445,873 61.4
Democratic Valerie McDonald Roberts 141,919 19.6
Democratic Gene Stilp 48,937 6.7
Republican Jim Matthews 553,631 100.0

Senate[edit]

United States Senate primary election in Pennsylvania, 2006
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Bob Casey, Jr. 62,9,271 84.6
Democratic Chuck Pennacchio 66,364 8.9
Democratic Alan Sandals 48,113 6.5
United States Senate election in Pennsylvania, 2006
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Rick Santorum 1,684,778 41.3
Democratic Bob Casey, Jr. 2,392,984 58.7
Democratic gain from Republican

State Senate[edit]

Pennsylvania House of Representatives[edit]

Ballot Question[edit]

Persian Gulf Conflict Veteran's Compensation Fund Referendum
Candidate Votes Percentage
Yes 2,074,692 61.2%
No 1,317,051 38.8%

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