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ALLEN G. KUKOVICH


 

Sessions

Session Year Position District Party
1977- 1978 56 Democrat
1979- 1980 56 Democrat
1981- 1982 56 Democrat
1983- 1984 56 Democrat
1985- 1986 56 Democrat
1987- 1988 56 Democrat
1989- 1990 Majority Policy Committee Chairman 56 Democrat
1991- 1992 Majority Policy Committee Chairman 56 Democrat
1993- 1994 56 Democrat
1995- 1996 56 Democrat
 Counties   Westmoreland

Biography

09/05/1947 -

KUKOVICH, Allen Gale, a Representative from Westmoreland County; born in Greensburg, Westmoreland County, Pa., September 5, 1947; graduated, Penn Township High School, 1965; B.A., political science, Kent State University, 1969; J.D., Duquesne University Law School, 1973; served, Pennsylvania National Guard (1969-1975); attorney; solicitor, Westmoreland County Recorder of Deeds (1976-1978); member, Democratic Committee (1974-1978); state executive board, Common Cause (1974-1977); state board of directors, Pennsylvania Citizens Consumer Council (1975-1977); vice president, Alliance for Consumer Protection (1976); member, Public Utilities Commission Advisory Council (1977); elected to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives as a Democrat in a Special Election on November 8, 1977; Sworn-In, November 28, 1977 to serve the remaining 1977 term; reelected to serve 9 more consecutive terms; not a candidate for reelection to the House (1996); elected, Pennsylvania State Senate (1997-2004); appointed, Joint Legislative Air and Water Pollution Control and Conservation Committee (1997-2004); unsuccessful campaign for reelection to the Senate (2004); founder and Chairman of the Board, Smart Growth Partnership of Westmoreland County (2000-present); unsuccessful campaign, Pennsylvania Lieutenant Governor (2002); Pennsylvania Democratic State Chairman (2002-2003); director, Southwest Regional Office, Governor Ed Rendell Administration (2004-2009); Executive Director of the Power of 32 Regional Visioning Project.



Archival Collections

Allen G. Kukovich Papers, 1977-2004, AIS.2004.21, Archives Services Center, University of Pittsburgh