Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania is a U.S. state with two senators in the United States Senate and 18 representatives in the United States House of Representatives.

Each state elects two senators for staggered 6-year terms. Senators represent the entire state. Pennsylvania’s senators are:

Senior Senator

Robert “Bob” Casey Jr.

Democrat
Took Office: Jan 4, 2007
Next Election: 2018
Junior Senator

Patrick “Pat” Toomey

Republican
Took Office: Jan 5, 2011
Next Election: 2016

The United States is divided into 435 congressional districts, each with a population of about 710,000 individuals. Each district elects a representative to the House for a two-year term. Representatives are also called congressmen/congresswomen.

Pennsylvania’s representatives are:

1st District

Robert Brady

Democrat
Took Office: May 19, 1998
Marconi Plaza-Packer Park, Richmond, Elmwood, ...
2nd District

Chaka Fattah

Democrat
Took Office: Jan 4, 1995
Roxborough, Germantown, Mount Airy, Chestnut ...
3rd District

Mike Kelly

Republican
Took Office: Jan 5, 2011
Crawford County, Butler County, Mercer ...
4th District

Scott Perry

Republican
Took Office: Jan 3, 2013
York County, Adams County
5th District

Glenn Thompson

Republican
Took Office: Jan 6, 2009
Clearfield County, Centre County, Potter ...
6th District

Ryan Costello

Republican
Took Office: Jan 6, 2015
Parts of Chester County, Berks ...
7th District

Patrick Meehan

Republican
Took Office: Jan 5, 2011
Parts of Delaware County, Chester ...
8th District

Michael Fitzpatrick

Republican
Took Office: Jan 5, 2011
Bucks County
9th District

Bill Shuster

Republican
Took Office: May 17, 2001
Bedford County, Indiana County, Fayette ...
10th District

Tom Marino

Republican
Took Office: Jan 5, 2011
Lycoming County, Bradford County, Susquehanna ...
11th District

Lou Barletta

Republican
Took Office: Jan 5, 2011
Columbia County, Wyoming County, Montour ...
12th District

Keith Rothfus

Republican
Took Office: Jan 3, 2013
Beaver County and parts of ...
13th District

Brendan Boyle

Democrat
Took Office: Jan 6, 2015
Montgomeryville, Bustleton, Byberry, Somerton, Willow ...
14th District

Michael “Mike” Doyle Jr.

Democrat
Took Office: Jan 7, 2003
Pittsburgh, West Mifflin, White Oak, ...
15th District

Charles Dent

Republican
Took Office: Jan 4, 2005
Lehigh County and parts of ...
16th District

Joseph Pitts

Republican
Took Office: Jan 7, 1997
Parts of Lancaster County, Chester ...
17th District

Matthew Cartwright

Democrat
Took Office: Jan 3, 2013
Schuylkill County and parts of ...
18th District

Tim Murphy

Republican
Took Office: Jan 7, 2003
Parts of Washington County, Greene ...