Democratic primary results
||Doris A. Smith-Ribner
||Scott H. Conklin
||Jonathan A. Saidel
As a result of the Democratic primary, Scott Conklin served as the running mate to Democratic gubernatorial candidate Dan Onorato.
- Jim Cawley, Bucks County Commissioner (from Middletown Township)
- Chet Beiler, manufacturing executive and 2008 Republican nominee for Auditor General (from Penn Township, Lancaster County)
- Russ Diamond, director of PACleanSweep (from Annville Township)
- Steve Johnson, home inspection executive (from York)
- John Kennedy, former State Representative (from Camp Hill)
- Billy McCue, business manager for a Roman Catholic church (from Carroll Township, Washington County
- Daryl Metcalfe, State Representative (from Cranberry Township, Butler County)
- Jean Craige Pepper, financial executive and 2004 Republican nominee for Pennsylvania State Treasurer (from Millcreek Township, Erie County)
- Stephen Urban, Luzerne County Commissioner (from Wilkes-Barre)
As a result of the Republican primary, Jim Cawley served as the running mate to Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Corbett.