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GIBSON E. ARMSTRONG


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1977 100 Republican
1978 100 Republican
1979 100 Republican
1980 100 Republican
1981 100 Republican
1982 100 Republican
1983 100 Republican
1984 100 Republican
 Counties   Lancaster

Biography

08/28/1943 -

ARMSTRONG, Gibson E., a Representative from Lancaster County; born in the city of Butler, Butler County, Pa., August 28, 1943; B.B.A., economics, Westminster College, 1965; captain, Intelligence Officer, Naval Nuclear Weapons Courier, United States Marine Corps (1966-1969, Vietnam War; commendation ribbons recipient); stockbroker and commodity broker; elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 1977 term and was reelected for 3 consecutive terms thereafter; not a candidate for reelection to the House (1984); elected, Pennsylvania State Senate (1985-2008); elected, chair, Senate Majority Appropriations Committee (2007-2008); appointed, board, Pennsylvania State Employees Retirement System (1989-2008); appointed, board, Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency (1991-1992); appointed, State Board of Tobacco Settlement; not a candidate for reelection, State Senate (2008).