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IVAN ITKIN


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1973 23 Democrat
1974 23 Democrat
1975 23 Democrat
1976 23 Democrat
1977 23 Democrat
1978 23 Democrat
1979 23 Democrat
1980 23 Democrat
1981 23 Democrat
1982 23 Democrat
1983 Majority Caucus Chairman 23 Democrat
1984 Majority Caucus Chairman 23 Democrat
1985 Majority Caucus Chairman 23 Democrat
1986 Majority Caucus Chairman 23 Democrat
1987 Majority Caucus Chairman 23 Democrat
1988 Majority Caucus Chairman 23 Democrat
1989 Majority Caucus Chairman, Majority Whip 23 Democrat
1990 Majority Caucus Chairman, Majority Whip 23 Democrat
1991 Majority Whip 23 Democrat
1992 Majority Whip 23 Democrat
1993 Majority Floor Leader 23 Democrat
1994 Majority Floor Leader 23 Democrat
1995 Minority Whip 23 Democrat
1996 Minority Whip 23 Democrat
1997 Minority Whip 23 Democrat
1998 Minority Whip 23 Democrat
 Counties   Allegheny

Biography

03/29/1936 -

ITKIN, Ivan, a Representative from Allegheny County; born, March 29, 1936 in New York City, New York County, NY; B.Ch.E., Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn, 1956; M.Nuc.E., New York University, 1957; Ph.D., Mathematics, University of Pittsburgh, 1964; nuclear scientist and applied mathematician; reactor physicist, Westinghouse Bettis Atomic Power Laboratory; chair. 14th Ward Democratic Committee; judge of elections; member, American Jewish Congress; elected to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives as a Democrat in 1972; served 12 consecutive terms thereafter; elected, Majority Caucus Chair (1983-January 23, 1990); elected, Majority Whip (January 23, 1990-1992); elected, Majority Leader (1993-1994); elected, Minority Whip (1995-1998); appointed, Governor’s Energy Council (1981-1982); appointed, Joint State Government Commission (1983-1998); not a candidate for reelection to the House (1998); unsuccessful campaign, Pennsylvania Governor (1998); appointed, Director of the Office of Civilian Radioactive Waste Management, United States Department of Energy (1999).
 
 
 
Archival Collections

Ivan Itkin Papers, 1980-1998, (MG-469), Pennsylvania State Archives, Harrisburg.