12th District

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Altmire Wastes Little Time, Endorses Critz

After a sometimes nasty democratic primary where two congressmen — Jason Altmire and Mark Critz — went at each other, the loser, Altmire, wasted no time endorsing Critz at a rally at the Allegheny County Courthouse Park.


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Mark Critz Upsets Jason Altmire In Tight Race

In what many saw as an upset, Congressman Jason Altmire of McCandless narrowly lost the Democratic nomination for reelection to Mark Critz.


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Critz Preparing For Primary Battle With Altmire

Voters in part of this region now have two congressmen. Redistricting has tossed Democrats Jason Altmire, of McCandless, and Mark Critz, of Johnstown, together in the new 12th District.