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Bridgeville man announces candidacy for state representative

| Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2013, 4:51 p.m.

An Allegheny County businessman threw his hat into the Pennsylvania state representative race Wednesday.

Jason Ortitay, 29, of Bridgeville, is seeking the Republican Party Nomination for the 46th district, which is made up of part Allegheny, Beaver and Washington counties. Democrat Jesse White currently represents the district.

Ortitay is the owner of the fundraising company Jason's Cheesecake Company based out of Ambridge.

He is a 2002 graduate of Avella Area High School and has degrees from Robert Morris and Stetson universities.

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