Steve George has announced his campaign for the Democratic nomination to Pennsylvania State Representative seat in the 187th district at noon yesterday, which is currently held by Republican Gary Day. A Lynn Township resident, he was active in the last municipal race. He made his announcement from The Basin Street Hotel in Kutztown, surrounded by family and friends. "I am tired of the party divide in Harrisburg," he stated, adding that "[t]he current trend of voting among party lines is detrimental to our community. Money is being wasted and the average taxpayer is getting stuck with the bill. ” said George. He went on to say, “As your State Representative, I will go to Harrisburg to represent what is best for our community, not my own personal interests or those of special interest’s groups.
George is a journeyman electrician with IBEW Local 375. He lives in New Tripoli with his wife Taylor and daughter Adriana.
His Facebook page is located here.