In an election of uncertainties, five Northwest Philadelphia politicians didn't have to sweat it out on Election Day.
As the polls close at 8 p.m. in Philadelphia, five lawmakers—who did not face electoral challenges—will won election to Harrisburg.
Four will retain their seats, while a fifth will take over the position of retiring John Myers.
These pols will represent parts of Roxborough, Manayunk, Chestnut Hill and Mt. Airy. All are Democrats.
- State Sen. Vincent Hughes (7th): Roxborough and Manayunk
- State Sen. Shirley Kitchen (3rd): Roxborough and Manayunk
- State Rep. Cherelle Parker (200th): Roxborough, Manayunk, Mt. Airy, Chestnut Hill
- State Rep. Rosita Youngblood (198th): Mt. Airy, Chestnut Hill
- Stephen Kinsey (201st)—Mt. Airy
Editor's note: An earlier version incorrectly listed the representative for the 201st District and has since been corrected.