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THOMAS J. MURPHY, JR.


 

Sessions

Session Office Position District Party
1979 Representative 17 Democrat
1980 Representative 17 Democrat
1981 Representative 17 Democrat
1982 Representative 17 Democrat
1983 Representative 20 Democrat
1984 Representative 20 Democrat
1985 Representative 20 Democrat
1986 Representative 20 Democrat
1987 Representative 20 Democrat
1988 Representative 20 Democrat
1989 Representative 20 Democrat
1990 Representative 20 Democrat
1991 Representative 20 Democrat
1992 Representative 20 Democrat
1993 Representative 20 Democrat
 Counties   Allegheny

Biography

08/15/1944 -

MURPHY, Thomas J., Jr., a Representative from Allegheny County; born in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa., August 15, 1944; B.S., biology, John Carroll University, 1967; M.S., urban studies, Hunter College, 1973; Peace Corps Volunteer; elected as a Democrat to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 1978; served the 17th Legislative District for 2 consecutive terms (1979-1982); served the 20th Legislative District for 6 consecutive terms (1983-1993); resigned from the House, December 15, 1993; elected, mayor, Pittsburgh (1994-2006); Resident Fellow for Urban Development at the Urban Land Institute.