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BABETTE JOSEPHS


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1985 182 Democrat
1986 182 Democrat
1987 182 Democrat
1988 182 Democrat
1989 182 Democrat
1990 182 Democrat
1991 182 Democrat
1992 182 Democrat
1993 182 Democrat
1994 182 Democrat
1995 182 Democrat
1996 182 Democrat
1997 182 Democrat
1998 182 Democrat
1999 182 Democrat
2000 182 Democrat
2001 182 Democrat
2002 182 Democrat
2003 182 Democrat
2004 182 Democrat
2005 182 Democrat
2006 182 Democrat
2007 182 Democrat
2008 182 Democrat
2009 182 Democrat
2010 182 Democrat
2011 182 Democrat
2012 182 Democrat
 Counties   Philadelphia

Biography

08/04/1940 -

JOSEPHS, Babette, a Representative from Philadelphia County; born in New York, August 4, 1940; B.A., Queens College, 1962; J.D., Rutgers - Camden School of Law, 1976; English teacher, Philadelphia Public High Schools (1963-1964); attorney, private law firm (1977-1979); co-founder and executive director, National Abortion and Reproductive Rights Action League PA and the Clara Bell Duvall Education Fund (1978-1980); executive director, Citizens Coalition for Energy Efficiency (1980-1981); co-chair, 8th Ward Democratic Executive Committee; elected as a Democrat to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 1985 term; reelected to the House for 13 more consecutive terms; Super Delegate, Democratic National Convention (1992); appointed, Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency (1993-1994); unsuccessful campaign for reelection to the House (2012, 2014).
 


Archival Collections

Papers of the Hon. Babette Josephs, 1985-2012, The Pennsylvania House of Representatives Archives, Harrisburg.



Bibliography

Josephs, Babette.  Divorce Without a Lawyer.   self-published., 1977.