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THADDEUS KIRKLAND


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1993 159 Democrat
1994 159 Democrat
1995 159 Democrat
1996 159 Democrat
1997 159 Democrat
1998 159 Democrat
1999 159 Democrat
2000 159 Democrat
2001 159 Democrat
2002 159 Democrat
2003 159 Democrat
2004 159 Democrat
2005 159 Democrat
2006 159 Democrat
2007 159 Democrat
2008 159 Democrat
2009 159 Democrat
2010 159 Democrat
2011 159 Democrat
2012 159 Democrat
2013 159 Democrat
2014 159 Democrat
2015 159 Democrat
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 of Pennsylvania, 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; reelected to serve 11 more consecutive terms; unsuccessful campaign, Pennsylvania Lieutenant Governor (2002); member, Democratic State Committee (2007-2008); elected, delegate, Demcoratic National Convention (2008, 2012, 2016); resigned from the House, December 31, 2015; rescinded resignation, January 5, 2016; elected, mayor, city of Chester (2016-present); not a candidate for reelection to the House for the 2017 term.