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JOHN R. SHOWERS


 

Sessions

Session Office Position District Party
1981 Representative 85 Democrat
1982 Representative 85 Democrat
1983 Representative 85 Democrat
1984 Representative 85 Democrat
1985 Representative 85 Democrat
1986 Representative 85 Democrat
1987 Representative 85 Democrat
1988 Representative 85 Democrat
 Counties   Snyder, Union

Biography

04/12/1952 -

SHOWERS, John R., a Representative from Snyder and Union Counties; born in Danville, Montour County, Pa., April 12, 1952; graduated, Mifflinburg Area High School, 1970; B.A., American University, 1974; M.A., University of Pittsburgh, 1980; elected, commissioner, Union County (1976-1980, 2005-present); unsuccessful campaign, Pennsylvania House of Representatives (1978); elected as a Democrat to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 1981 term and served 3 more consecutive terms; appointed, Joint Legislative Air and Water Pollution Control and Conservation Committee (1987-1988); not a candidate for reelection to the House (1988); unsuccessful campaign, Pennsylvania State Senate (1989).