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ED NEILSON


 

Sessions

Session Year Position District Party
2011 - 2012 169 Democrat
2013 - 2014 169 Democrat
 Counties   Philadelphia

Biography

NEILSON, Ed, a Representative from Philadelphia County; graduated, Abraham Lincoln High School; attended, Comey Institute, St. Josephs University; electrician; member and political director, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 98; Deputy Secretary of Labor, Rendell Administration; Director of Government Affairs and Business Development, Chartwell Law Offices; elected as a Democrat to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in a Special Election on April 24, 2012; Sworn-In, May 8, 2012 to serve the remaining 2011 term; reelected to serve the 2013 term; resigned from the House, August 14, 2014; elected, council, City of Philadelphia (2014-present).