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JAMES J. MANDERINO


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1967 58 Democrat
1968 58 Democrat
1969 58 Democrat
1970 58 Democrat
1971 58 Democrat
1972 58 Democrat
1973 58 Democrat
1974 58 Democrat
1975 Majority Whip 58 Democrat
1976 Majority Whip 58 Democrat
1977 Majority Floor Leader, Majority Whip 58 Democrat
1978 Majority Floor Leader, Majority Whip 58 Democrat
1979 Minority Whip 58 Democrat
1980 Minority Whip 58 Democrat
1981 Minority Whip 58 Democrat
1982 Minority Whip 58 Democrat
1983 Majority Floor Leader 58 Democrat
1984 Majority Floor Leader 58 Democrat
1985 Majority Floor Leader 58 Democrat
1986 Majority Floor Leader 58 Democrat
1987 Majority Floor Leader 58 Democrat
1988 Majority Floor Leader 58 Democrat
1989 Speaker 58 Democrat
 Counties   Westmoreland

Biography

05/06/1932 - 12/26/1989

MANDERINO, James J., a Representative from Westmoreland County; born in Monessen, Westmoreland County, Pa., May 6, 1932; graduated, Monessen High School; B.A., St. Vincent’s College, 1954; LL.B., University of Michigan Law School, 1956; attorney; solicitor; member, State Government Commission Task Force on Escheat Laws; elected as a Democrat to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 1966; reelected to the House for 11 more consecutive terms; elected, Majority Whip (1975-May 25, 1977); elected, Majority Leader (May 25, 1977-1978, 1983-1986); elected, Minority Whip (1979-1982); elected, Speaker (1989); appointed, Joint State Government Commission (1975-1989); appointed, Pennsylvania Higher Educational Facilities Authority (1989); appointed, State Public School Building Authority (1989); died while in office, December 26, 1989 in Monessen, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania; interred, Grandview Cemetery, Monessen, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania.