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THADDEUS KIRKLAND


 

Sessions

Session Year Position District Party
1993- 1994 159 Democrat
1995- 1996 159 Democrat
1997- 1998 159 Democrat
1999- 2000 159 Democrat
2001- 2002 159 Democrat
2003- 2004 159 Democrat
2005- 2006 159 Democrat
2007- 2008 159 Democrat
2009- 2010 159 Democrat
2011- 2012 159 Democrat
2013- 2014 159 Democrat
2015- 2016 159 Democrat
 Counties   Delaware

Biography

01/12/1955 -

KIRKLAND, Thaddeus, a Representative from Delaware County; born in the City of Chester, Delaware County, Pa., January 12, 1955; graduated, Chester High School, 1973; B.A., communications, Cheyney University, 1990; graduated, Eastern Baptist Theological Seminary; community service coordinator, Crozer Chester Medical Center; pastor, Community Baptist Church; elected as a Democrat to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 1993 term; elected to serve 11 more consecutive terms; unsuccessful candidate, Pennsylvania Lieutenant Governor (2002); member, Democratic State Committee (2007-2008); elected, delegate, Demcoratic National Convention (2008, 2012, 2016); elected, mayor, City of Chester (2016-present); not a candidate for reelection to the House for the 2017 term.