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Pennsylvania State Senate

John E Peterson

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Session Year Position District Party
1985 25 Republican
1987 25 Republican
1989 25 Republican
1991 25 Republican
1993 25 Republican
1995 25 Republican
 Counties   Clarion, Elk, Erie, Forest, Jefferson, McKean, Potter, Tioga, Venango


1938 -

PETERSON, John, a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Titusville, Crawford County, Pa., December 25, 1938; graduated from Titusville High School, Titusville, Pa.; attended Pennsylvania State University; United States Army, 1958-1964; member of the Pleasantville Borough, Pa., city council, 1969-1977; member of the Pennsylvania state house of representatives, 1977-1984; member of the Pennsylvania state senate, 1985-1996; elected as a Republican to the One Hundred Fifth and to the five succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1997-January 3, 2009); was not a candidate for reelection to the One Hundred Eleventh Congress in 2008.