ROBERT D. ROBBINS* (R)
Home: Greenville, Pa.
Employment: Pennsylvania General Assembly, state senator.
Education: Greenville Senior High School; U.S. Military Academy at West Point; teaching certificate from Geneva College.
Previous offices: Pennsylvania State House of Representatives from 1983 to 1990.
Family: Wife, Cynthia.
Priority: Job creation.. Robbins says he is working with state and local economic development leaders to identify priorities for infrastructure development and retain funding for more economic development.
ART ALLEN (D)
Home: Mercer, Pa.
Employment: Owner of Allen Electrical Services Inc.
Education: Linesville High School; Crawford County Vocational Technical School; graduate of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers apprenticeship program, journeyman wireman.
Previous offices: None.
Family: Wife, Paula.
Priority: A renewed focus on bringing jobs to our area would help solve many of our region's problems.