PHILADELPHIA -- Democratic Rep. Mark Critz has been elected to his first full-term to represent Pennsylvania's 12th District in Congress.
Critz was a longtime aide to Murtha who has said he opposed the version of the Obama-backed health care bill passed by Congress. He has called himself "pro-life" and "pro-gun."
Burns wooed Tea Party support and was also critical of the Obama-backed health care overhaul.
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He said he wanted to focus on job creation while limiting spending and encouraging a more business-friendly environment.