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JOHN R. GORDNER


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1993 109 Democrat
1994 109 Democrat
1995 109 Democrat
1996 109 Democrat
1997 109 Democrat
1998 109 Democrat
1999 109 Democrat
2000 109 Democrat
2001 109 Democrat
2002 109 Democrat
2003 109 Republican
 Counties   Columbia

Biography

01/05/1962 -

GORDNER, John R., a Representative from Columbia County; born in Berwick, Columbia County, Pa., January 5, 1962; graduated, Berwick Area High School, 1979; B.A. Dickinson College, 1983; J.D. Dickinson School of Law, 1987; attorney; elected as a Democrat to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 1993, 1995, 1997, 1999 and 2001 terms; changed party affiliation to Republican, October 1, 2001; elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 2003 term; appointed, Center for Rural Pennsylvania (1997-2002, 2005-2010; chair, 2007-2010); resigned from the House, November 24, 2003; elected, Pennsylvania State Senate (November 24, 2003-present); elected, Majority Whip (2015-2016); appointed, Joint Legislative Air and Water Pollution Control and Conservation Committee (2005-2008); appointed, Capitol Preservation Committee (2009-present; chair, 2015-presemt); appointed, Joint State Government Commission (2015-present); elected, delegate, Republican National Convention (2012).