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JOHN A. LAWLESS


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1991 150 Republican
1992 150 Republican
1993 150 Republican
1994 150 Republican
1995 150 Republican
1996 150 Republican
1997 150 Republican
1998 150 Republican
1999 150 Republican
2000 150 Republican
2001 150 Republican switched to Democrat
2002 150 Republican switched to Democrat
 Counties   Montgomery

Biography

11/30/1957 -

LAWLESS, John A., a Representative from Montgomery County; born in the city of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., November 30, 1957; graduated, Methacton High School, 1975; B.S., West Chester State College (now West Chester University of Pennsylvania), 1979; MBA candidate, Philadelphia College of Textiles and Science; former assistant manager, Bell Telephone Co.; elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 1990 and served 5 more consecutive terms; appointed, board, Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency (1993-2002); appointed, Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency (1995-1996); changed party affiliation to Democrat on December 3, 2001; unsuccessful campaign for reelection to the House (2002); unsuccessful campaign, Lieutenant Governor of Pennsylvania (2002).
 
 
 
Archival Collections

Papers of Hon. John A. Lawless, 1991-2002, Pennsylvania House of Representatives Archives, Harrisburg.