Education leader Mary Gay Scanlon has been declared the winner of Pennslyvania's 5th congressional district -- a pickup for Democrats.
Scanlon served on the Wallingford-Swarthmore School Board and was a senior staff attorney at the Education Law Center of Pennsylvania.
NBC News: Mary Gay Scanlon (D) wins PA-5. Dem pickup— Mike Memoli (@Mike Memoli) 1541557227.0
BREAKING: Democrat Mary Gay Scanlon is the projected winner for Pennsylvania's 5th congressional district beating f… https://t.co/ArEArDIXgC— NBC10 Philadelphia (@NBC10 Philadelphia) 1541557446.0
Pennsylvania doesn't have a woman in its current Congressional delegation -- but they'll have at least one with Mar… https://t.co/bHtXhUhlsz— Julian Routh (@Julian Routh) 1541557559.0