Sep. 05, 2019

WHAT: Rep. David Rowe (R-Snyder/Union) will be sworn in as the new state representative of the 85th Legislative District. Rowe won the Aug. 20 special election to fill the seat vacated by now-United States Congressman Fred Keller.

WHO: Rowe, family members and supporters.

WHEN: Tuesday, Sept. 17, approximately 1 p.m.

WHERE: Chamber of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, Capitol Complex, Harrisburg.

LIVE WEBSTREAMING: The ceremony may be viewed at

Media contact: Alison Basley, 717.772.29843,

FOR PLANNING PURPOSES: Press coverage of the swearing-in ceremony and related activities is welcomed and encouraged. Credentials are required only for members of the news media who seek access to the House floor, and may be obtained at

Members of the news media without floor access may make arrangements to obtain photographs and/or schedule interviews with Rowe by calling the contact person listed above.