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BABETTE JOSEPHS


 

Sessions

Session Year Position District Party
1985- 1986 182 Democrat
1987- 1988 182 Democrat
1989- 1990 182 Democrat
1991- 1992 182 Democrat
1993- 1994 182 Democrat
1995- 1996 182 Democrat
1997- 1998 182 Democrat
1999- 2000 182 Democrat
2001- 2002 182 Democrat
2003- 2004 182 Democrat
2005- 2006 182 Democrat
2007- 2008 182 Democrat
2009- 2010 182 Democrat
2011- 2012 182 Democrat
 Counties   Philadelphia

Biography

08/04/1940 -

JOSEPHS, Babette, a Representative from Philadelphia County; born in New York, August 4, 1940; B.A., Queens College, 1962; J.D., Rutgers - Camden School of Law, 1976; English teacher, Philadelphia Public High Schools (1963-1964); attorney, private law firm (1977-1979); co-founder and executive director, National Abortion and Reproductive Rights Action League PA and the Clara Bell Duvall Education Fund (1978-1980); executive director, Citizens Coalition for Energy Efficiency (1980-1981); co-chair, 8th Ward Democratic Executive Committee; elected as a Democrat to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 1985 term; reelected to the House for 13 more consecutive terms; Super Delegate, Democratic National Convention (1992); appointed, Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency (1993-1994); unsuccessful campaign for reelection to the House (2012, 2014).
 


Archival Collections

Papers of the Hon. Babette Josephs, 1985-2012, The Pennsylvania House of Representatives Archives, Harrisburg.



Bibliography

Josephs, Babette.  Divorce Without a Lawyer.   self-published., 1977.