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MIKE TURZAI


 

Sessions

Session Year Position District Party
2001- 2002 28 Republican
2003- 2004 28 Republican
2005- 2006 28 Republican
2007- 2008 Minority Policy Committee Chairman 28 Republican
2009- 2010 Minority Whip 28 Republican
2011- 2012 Majority Floor Leader 28 Republican
2013- 2014 Majority Floor Leader 28 Republican
2015- 2016 Speaker 28 Republican
2017- 2018 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 to serve the remaining 2001 term; Sworn-In, July 12, 2001 and is currently serving his 9th consecutive term; elected, Minority Whip (2009-2010); elected, Majority Leader (2011-2014); elected, Speaker (2015-present); elected, Pennsylvania State Committee (2002); elected, delegate, Republican National Convention (2004); appointed, Joint State Government Commission (2013-present); appointed, Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education Board of Governors (2018-present).