Category Archives: Karen Beyer

Justin Simmons Wins 131st Legislative District With 57 Percent of the Vote

CENTER VALLEY – Political newcomer Justin Simmons defeated Mike Horton 57%-43% in Tuesday’s 131st Legislative District elections.  The Upper Saucon native will replace current State Representative Karen Beyer as the district’s next state representative on January 18, 2011.  At a … Continue reading

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Republican Candidate Justin Simmons Talks Politics, Age with Students

EMMAUS – Speaking to students at Emmaus Baptist Academy here on Oct. 22, Justin Simmons didn’t see his age as a liability in his campaign for state representative.  Instead, he saw it as a motivation.  “I’m very scared about the … Continue reading

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Candidate Justin Simmons Talks Taxes, Political Reform with Upper Saucon Supervisors

UPPER SAUCON — Republican candidate for state representative Justin Simmons spoke with the Upper Saucon Township Board of Supervisors Monday night at the Township Municipal Building. Chairman Miro Gutzmirtl invited Simmons to speak at the meeting after a scheduling mixup … Continue reading

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Candidate Mike Horton Talks Taxes, State Funding with Upper Saucon Supervisors

UPPER SAUCON – Supervisors here welcomed state representative candidate Mike Horton at their meeting Monday night. Horton’s general election opponent, Justin Simmons, had accepted Chairman Miro Gutzmirtl’s invitation to address the board, but did not show due to a scheduling mixup. Continue reading

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Beyer Discusses Remaining Work, Past Accomplishments

Five-year veteran of the Pennsylvania General Assembly, State Rep. Karen Beyer, discussed her proudest accomplishments during her time in Harrisburg, as well as what she sees as the biggest issues facing the Southern Lehigh area, with the Tribune on Sept. 25. Continue reading

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