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WILLIAM RUSSELL ROBINSON


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1989 19 Democrat
1990 19 Democrat
1991 19 Democrat
1992 19 Democrat
1993 19 Democrat
1994 19 Democrat
1995 19 Democrat
1996 19 Democrat
1997 19 Democrat
1998 19 Democrat
1999 19 Democrat
2000 19 Democrat
2001 19 Democrat
2002 19 Democrat
 Counties   Allegheny

Biography

02/05/1942 -

ROBINSON, William Russell, a Representative from Allegheny County; born on February 5, 1942; graduated, Schenley High School, 1960; B.A., political science, Ohio State, 1964; M.A., political science, Duquesne University, 1972; political scientist; educator; political editor, New Pittsburgh Courier; television, radio, and newspaper personality, Pittsburgh; poet; freelance writer; elected, city council, Pittsburgh (1978-1985, 2003-present); elected as a Democrat to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 1988; served 6 consecutive terms thereafter; unsuccessful campaign for reelection to the House (2002).