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ARTHUR D. HERSHEY


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1983 13 Republican
1984 13 Republican
1985 13 Republican
1986 13 Republican
1987 13 Republican
1988 13 Republican
1989 13 Republican
1990 13 Republican
1991 13 Republican
1992 13 Republican
1993 13 Republican
1994 13 Republican
1995 13 Republican
1996 13 Republican
1997 13 Republican
1998 13 Republican
1999 13 Republican
2000 13 Republican
2001 13 Republican
2002 13 Republican
2003 13 Republican
2004 13 Republican
2005 13 Republican
2006 13 Republican
2007 13 Republican
2008 13 Republican
 Counties   Chester, Lancaster

Biography

11/14/1937 -

Chester County (1983-1992 and 2003-2008), Chester and Lancaster Counties (1993-2002)

HERSHEY, Arthur D., a Representative from Chester County; born in Kinzers, Lancaster County, Pa., November 14, 1937; graduated, Paradise High School; attended, Public Affairs Leadership Program, Pennsylvania State University, 1973; attended, Cecil County Community College; dairy and hog farmer; owner, Ar-Joy Farm; member, West Fallowfield Planning Commission (1975-1982); elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 1982; reelected to 12 consecutive terms thereafter; appointed, Joint Legislative Air and Water Pollution Control and Conservation Committee (1983-1994); appointed, Chesapeake Bay Commission (2000-2008; vice chair, 2000, 2007; chair, 2008); not a candidate for reelection to the House (2008); senior consultant, Versant Strategies.
 


Archival Collections

Papers of Hon. Arthur D. Hershey, 1983-2008, Pennsylvania House of Representatives Archives, Harrisburg.
 

 

Bibliography

Hershey, Arthur D.  From the Farm to the House.  Morgantown:  Masthof Press, 2013.