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JOSEPH G. WARGO


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1949-1950 Democrat
1951-1952 Democrat
1953-1954 Democrat
1955-1956 Democrat
1957-1958 Democrat
1959 Democrat
1960 Democrat
1961 Democrat
1962 Democrat
1963 Democrat
1964 Democrat
1965 Democrat
1966 Democrat
1967 Minority Caucus Secretary 115 Democrat
1968 Minority Caucus Secretary 115 Democrat
1969 Majority Caucus Secretary 115 Democrat
1970 Majority Caucus Secretary 115 Democrat
1971 Majority Caucus Secretary 115 Democrat
1972 Majority Caucus Secretary 115 Democrat
1973 Minority Caucus Secretary 115 Democrat
1974 Minority Caucus Secretary 115 Democrat
1975 Majority Caucus Secretary 115 Democrat
1976 Majority Caucus Secretary 115 Democrat
1977 Majority Caucus Secretary 115 Democrat
1978 Majority Caucus Secretary 115 Democrat
1979 Minority Caucus Secretary 115 Democrat
1980 Minority Caucus Secretary 115 Democrat
1981 Minority Caucus Secretary 115 Democrat
1982 Minority Caucus Secretary 115 Democrat
1983 Majority Caucus Secretary 115 Democrat
1984 Majority Caucus Secretary 115 Democrat
 Counties   Lackawanna, Wayne

Biography

08/04/1922 - 08/21/1999

Lackawanna County (1967-1982), Lackawanna and Wayne Counties (1983-1984)

WARGO, Joseph G., a Representative from Lackawanna County; born in Olyphant, Lackawanna County, Pa., August 4, 1922; graduated, Olyphant Senior High School; served, 109th Field Artillery, Pennsylvania National Guard; sergeant, 168th Infantry, 34th Division, United States Army (World War II); elected as a Democrat to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 1949 term and served 17 consecutive terms thereafter; not a candidate for reelection to the House (1984); elected, Minority Caucus Secretary (1967-1968, 1973-1974, 1979-1982); elected, Majority Caucus Secretary (1969-1972, 1975-1978, 1983-1984); died, August 21, 1999 in Olyphant, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania; interred, Holy Ghost Cemetery, Olyphant, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania.