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EUGENE G. SALOOM


 

Sessions

Session Office Position District Party
1967 Representative Republican
1968 Representative Republican
1969 Representative 59 Republican
1970 Representative 59 Republican
1971 Representative 59 Republican
1972 Representative 59 Republican
1973 Representative 59 Republican
1974 Representative 59 Republican
1975 Representative 59 Republican
1976 Representative 59 Republican
1983 Representative 26 Democrat
1984 Representative 26 Democrat
1985 Representative 26 Democrat
1986 Representative 26 Democrat
1987 Representative 26 Democrat
1988 Representative 26 Democrat
1989 Representative 26 Democrat
1990 Representative 26 Democrat
1991 Representative 26 Democrat
1992 Representative 26 Democrat
 Counties   Fayette, Westmoreland

Biography

09/22/1934 -

SALOOM, Eugene G., a Representative from Fayette and Westmoreland Counties; born in Mt. Pleasant, Westmoreland County, Pa., September 22, 1934; graduated, Ramsay High School; graduated, Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science, 1955; attended, Elon College, 1958; served, United States Army (1958-1960); funeral director, owner and operator, Saloom Funeral Services (1960-2004); chair, East Huntingdon Township Republican Committee (1964-1965); elected to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives’ 59th District as a Republican in 1966; served 4 more consecutive terms; unsuccessful candidate for reelection to the 59th District (1976); elected, Mt. Pleasant School Board (1980-1983); reelected to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives’ 26th District as a Democrat in 1982; served 4 more consecutive terms; not a candidate for reelection to the House (1992); unsuccessful campaign, United States Congress (1992); unsuccessful campaign for reelection to the House (1996).