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JOHN M. PERZEL


 

Sessions

Session Year Position District Party
1979- 1980 172 Republican
1981- 1982 172 Republican
1983- 1984 172 Republican
1985- 1986 172 Republican
1987- 1988 172 Republican
1989- 1990 Minority Policy Committee Chairman 172 Republican
1991- 1992 Minority Policy Committee Chairman 172 Republican
1993- 1994 Minority Whip 172 Republican
1995- 1996 Majority Floor Leader 172 Republican
1997- 1998 Majority Floor Leader 172 Republican
1999- 2000 Majority Floor Leader 172 Republican
2001- 2002 Majority Floor Leader 172 Republican
2003- 2004 Majority Floor Leader, Speaker 172 Republican
2005- 2006 Speaker 172 Republican
2007- 2008 172 Republican
2009- 2010 172 Republican
 Counties   Philadelphia

Biography

01/07/1950 -

PERZEL, John M., a Representative from Philadelphia County; born, January 7, 1950 in the City of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa.; A.A., Enterprise State Junior College, 1972; B.A., Troy State University, 1975; attended, Gettysburg College, Temple University, and Auburn University; banquet manager and maître d’, Pavio’s Restaurant; leader, 64th Ward Republican Executive Committee; unsuccessful campaign, Pennsylvania House of Representatives (1976); elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 1978; reelected to serve 15 terms thereafter; elected, Minority Whip (1993-1994); elected, Majority Leader (1995-April 15, 2003); elected, Speaker (April 15, 2003-2006); appointed, Speaker Emeritus (2007-2008); appointed, Joint State Government Commission (1993-2006); unsuccessful campaign for reelection to the House (2010).