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Rep. Charlie Dent, R-Pa.

Member of the House (7th term)

Republican



Biography

District: Pennsylvania - 15th District
Political Highlights: Pa. House, 1991-98; Pa. Senate, 1999-2004
Born: May 24, 1960; Allentown, Pa.
Residence: Allentown
Religion: Presbyterian
Family: Wife, Pamela Dent; three children
Education: Pennsylvania State U., B.A. 1982; Lehigh U., M.P.A. 1993
Elected: 2004
Committee Assignments: Appropriations (Military Construction-VA - Chairman; State-Foreign Operations; Transportation-HUD)
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Safe Republican
House Seniority: 60th ranked House Republican
Twitter: 10,299 followers
State Clout: Pennsylvania is 10th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state


Election History

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