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EUGENE G. SALOOM


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1967 59 Republican
1968 59 Republican
1969 59 Republican
1970 59 Republican
1971 59 Republican
1972 59 Republican
1973 59 Republican
1974 59 Republican
1975 59 Republican
1976 59 Republican
1983 26 Democrat
1984 26 Democrat
1985 26 Democrat
1986 26 Democrat
1987 26 Democrat
1988 26 Democrat
1989 26 Democrat
1990 26 Democrat
1991 26 Democrat
1992 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).