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JOSEPH PRESTON, JR.


 

Sessions

Session Year Position District Party
1983- 1984 24 Democrat
1985- 1986 24 Democrat
1987- 1988 24 Democrat
1989- 1990 24 Democrat
1991- 1992 24 Democrat
1993- 1994 24 Democrat
1995- 1996 24 Democrat
1997- 1998 24 Democrat
1999- 2000 24 Democrat
2001- 2002 24 Democrat
2003- 2004 24 Democrat
2005- 2006 24 Democrat
2007- 2008 24 Democrat
2009- 2010 24 Democrat
2011- 2012 24 Democrat
 Counties   Allegheny

Biography

05/28/1947 -

PRESTON, Joseph, Jr.,  a Representative from Allegheny County; born in Vandergrift, Westmoreland County, Pa., May 28, 1947; graduated, George Westinghouse High School, 1965; attended, Wilberforce University; B.A., political science, psychology, University of Pittsburgh, 1979; issues chairman, regional director, Young Democrats of Allegheny County, Pa.; Democratic Committeeman, Allegheny County; organization analyst, Allegheny County; personnel administrator, City of Pittsburgh; commercial and industrial salesman; personnel analyst, Jones and Laughlin Steel; elected as a Democrat to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 1982; reelected to serve 14 more consecutive terms; appointed, board, Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency (1997-2000); unsuccessful campaign for reelection to the House (2012).
 
 
 
Archival Collections

Papers of Hon. Joseph Preston, Jr., 1983-2012, Pennsylvania House of Representatives Archives, Harrisburg.