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MIKE TURZAI


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
2001 28 Republican
2002 28 Republican
2003 28 Republican
2004 28 Republican
2005 28 Republican
2006 28 Republican
2007 Minority Policy Committee Chairman 28 Republican
2008 Minority Policy Committee Chairman 28 Republican
2009 Minority Whip 28 Republican
2010 Minority Whip 28 Republican
2011 Majority Floor Leader 28 Republican
2012 Majority Floor Leader 28 Republican
2013 Majority Floor Leader 28 Republican
2014 Majority Floor Leader 28 Republican
2015 Speaker 28 Republican
2016 Speaker 28 Republican
2017 Speaker 28 Republican
2018 Speaker 28 Republican
2019 Speaker 28 Republican
2020 Speaker 28 Republican
 Counties   Allegheny

Biography

08/02/1959 -

TURZAI, Michael C., a Representative from Allegheny County; born in Sewickley, Allegheny County, Pa., August 2, 1959; B.A., English, University of Notre Dame, 1981; J.D., Duke University, 1987; assistant district attorney, Allegheny County (1988-1992); attorney, Houston Harbaugh P.C. (1992-2004); unsuccessful campaign, United States Congress (1998); elected, council, Bradford Woods Borough (1998-2001; vice-president, 2000-2001); elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in a Special Election on June 26, 2001; Sworn-In, July 12, 2001 to serve the remaining 2001 term; reelected to the House for 9 more consecutive terms; elected, Minority Whip (2009-2010); elected, Majority Leader (2011-2014); elected, Speaker (2015-2020); elected, Pennsylvania State Committee (2002); elected, delegate, Republican National Convention (2004); appointed, Joint State Government Commission (2013-2020); appointed, Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education Board of Governors (2018-2020); resigned from the House, June 15, 2020; general counsel, Essential Utilities, Inc. (2020-present),