|Elections in Pennsylvania|
The 2016 elections for the Pennsylvania State Senate were held on November 8, 2016, with all odd-numbered districts being contested. Primary elections were held on April 26, 2016. The term of office for those elected in 2016 will begin when the Senate convenes in January 2017. Pennsylvania State Senators are elected to four-year terms, with 25 of the 50 seats contested every two years.[better source needed]
Republicans have controlled the chamber since March 1994 (25 years).
|Affiliation||Candidates||Votes||Vote %||Seats Won||Seats After|
|9||Republican||Dominic Pileggi||Resigned||Republican||Thomas Killion||41,613||56.8|
- Wikisource:Constitution of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania 1874/Article 2
- "Official Election Results for the Special Election for Senator in the General Assembly for the 9th District" (PDF). Pennsylvania Department of State. May 11, 2016. Retrieved July 4, 2016.
- "Official Election Results". Pennsylvania Department of State. Retrieved December 27, 2016.