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Pennsylvania State Senate

Jack Wagner



Session Year Position District Party
1993 42 Democrat
1995 42 Democrat
1997 42 Democrat
1999 42 Democrat
2001 42 Democrat
2003 42 Democrat
 Counties   Allegheny


1948 -

Jack E. Wagner (D), born in Pittsburgh, son of the late LaVerne and Robert Conrad Wagner, Jr.;
South Hills H.S., 1965; Indiana Univ. of Pa. (B.S.), safety mgmt., 1974; U.S. Marine Corps.,
1966-68, infantry, Vietnam, wounded in action, var. citations including Purple Heart; frmr.
pres., Pgh. City Cncl.; cncl. mem. at large; past pres., Beechview Com. Cncl.; mgr., Natl.
Accounts Loss Control Serv., CNA Ins.; paramedic, Citizens Ambulance Serv.; bd. mem., Pa.
Firefighters’ & Emerg. Serv. Caucus, Pa. Coal Caucus, Pa. Veterans’ Memorial Comm., Task
Force on Adoption Law, Pgh. Regional Alliance, Sharing & Caring, Inc., Vietnam Vets. Ldrshp.
Prog., Univ. of Pgh. Cancer Inst., Univ. of Pgh. Inst. of Politics; chair, Genesis-Riverside Runs
for Adoption; mem., Vets.’ Political Action Comm., Disabled Amer. Vets., German Amer. Natl.
Congress, Italian Sons & Daughters of Amer., Knights of Equity, Ancient Order of Hibernians,
Lions Club, Elks, Moose, VFW, Amer. Legion, Italian-Amer. War Vet.; elected to Pa. Senate 1994, reelected 2 consecutive terms; elected Auditor General 2004 & 2008. Married Nancy; 2 children.