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Name Position Session Party County District
ADAM, ROBERT R. 1953-1956 D Berks 0
AGNEW JR., WILLARD F. Minority Floor Leader 1955-1962 R Allegheny 0
AMARANDO, LOUIS J. 1949-1958 D Philadelphia 0
ANDERSON, MATTHEW S. 1955-1958 D Allegheny 0
ANDERSON, SARAH A. 1955-1972 D Philadelphia 0,193
ANDREWS, HIRAM G. Minority Floor Leader,
Speaker
1933-1962* Ind, D Cambria 0
ASHTON, WILLIAM H. 1953-1968 R Chester 0,156
AUKER, CHARLES A. 1939-1964* R Blair 0
BANKER, MAURICE L. 1951-1956 R Huntingdon 0
BARNATOVICH, ANTHONY J. 1955-1956 D Sullivan 0
BAZIN, MARVIN 1953-1956 D Philadelphia 0
BELL, CLARENCE D. 1955-1960 R Delaware 0
BLAIR, STANLEY L. 1949-1968 R Crawford, Erie 0,5
BOIES, DAVID M. 1937-1963 D Allegheny 0
BONNER, JOHN F. 1955-1966* D Carbon 0
BOORY, BENJAMIN 1943-1958* D Philadelphia 0
BOWER, ADAM T. Minority Caucus Chairman 1939-1966 R Northumberland 0
BRANCA, ERNEST O. 1955-1966* D Philadelphia 0
BREISCH, WAYNE M. 1945-1964* R Schuylkill 0
BRENNAN, A. PATRICK 1955-1958 D Bucks 0
BRENNAN, JOSEPH J. 1955-1956 D Erie 0
BRENNINGER, FLOYD K. 1955-1961 R, 0 Montgomery 0
BRETH, HARRIS G. 1941-1962* D Clearfield 0
BROWN SR., WILLIAM EARL 1949-1960 R Chester 0
BUCCHIN, FRANCIS WILLIAM 1947-1958 D Northampton 0
BULLEN JR., JOSEPH WARREN 1953-1956 R Delaware 0
CAPANO, A. V. 1947-1964* D Washington 0
CIANFRANI, HENRY 1953-1962 D Philadelphia 0
CIOFFI, DOMINICK E. 1953-1968 D Lawrence 0,9
COCHRAN, HARRY 1913-1956* D Fayette 0
COMER, HARRY R. J. 1953-1974 D Philadelphia 0,178
CONNELLY, M. JOSEPH 1953-1956 R Delaware 0
COOPER, GEORGE W. 1939-1960 R Allegheny 0
CURWOOD, WILLIAM B. 1953-1966 D Luzerne 0
DAVIS, JAMES KEPLER 1951-1966 R Forest 0
DONAHUE, RUTH S. 1955-1960 R Clinton 0
DONALDSON JR., LEE A. Majority Floor Leader,
Minority Floor Leader,
Minority Policy Committee Chairman
1955-1970 R Allegheny 0,30
DOUGHERTY, JAMES J. Majority Whip,
Minority Whip
1949-1964 D Philadelphia 0
DOWN, RALPH J. 1953-1964 R Mercer 0
EHRGOOD, THOMAS A. 1955-1956 R Lebanon 0
EILBERG, JOSHUA Majority Floor Leader,
Majority Whip,
Minority Whip
1955-1966 D Philadelphia 0
ERB, DANIEL H. 1943-1958 R Blair 0
ESHLEMAN, EDWIN D. Majority Whip,
Minority Whip
1955-1966 R Lancaster 0
EWING, EDWIN C. 1939-1964* R Allegheny 0
FARABAUGH, E. J. 1953-1964 D Cambria 0
FILO, JULES Majority Caucus Secretary 1949-1968 D Allegheny 0,38
FINEMAN, HERBERT Majority Whip,
Minority Floor Leader,
Speaker
1955-1977 D Philadelphia 0,194
FLINT, ROBERT J. 1955-1956 D Potter 0
FLOYD, SAMUEL 1949-1960* D Philadelphia 0
FLYNN, MICHAEL RICHARD 1953-1964 D Washington 0
FOSTER, JOHN H. 1955-1958 R Delaware 0
FRANK, SAMUEL W. 1955-1973* D Lehigh 0,132
FRASCELLA, THOMAS A. 1955-1966 D Philadelphia 0
FROST, PRESTON A. 1945-1956 R Centre 0
GAFFNEY, JAMES L. 1945-1956* D Northampton 0
GARLOCK, MARL H. 1955-1960 D Fulton 0
GELFAND, EUGENE 1955-1974 D Philadelphia 0,202
GEORGE, ARTHUR 1949-1962* R Cumberland 0
GIBB, LAURENCE V. 1955-1966 R Allegheny 0
GIBSON, ALLEN M. Majority Whip,
Minority Whip
1945-1959 R Warren 0
GOLDSTEIN, MAURICE H. 1955-1964 R Allegheny 0
GRAMLICH, HARRY S. 1953-1964 R Venango 0
GREENWOOD, RAY W. 1941-1956 R Wyoming 0
GUSS, KARL B. 1953-1956 D Juniata 0
GUTHRIE, W. MACK 1943-1962 R Armstrong 0
HAMILTON, ROBERT K. Minority Policy Committee Chairman,
Speaker
1941-1972* D Beaver 0,16
HAMILTON, WILBUR H. 1951-1956 R Philadelphia 0
HASS, RICHARD O. 1955-1956 D York 0
HAUDENSHIELD, JOHN R. 1939-1959* R Allegheny 0
HEAVEY, CHARLES D. 1955-1964 D Philadelphia 0
HELM, W. STUART Minority Policy Committee Chairman,
Speaker
1941-1964 R Armstrong 0
HENZEL, EVELYN GLAZIER 1955-1962 R Montgomery 0
HEWITT SR., EARL E. 1933-1956* R Indiana 0
HOCKER, BLAINE C. 1947-1966 R Dauphin 0
HOLT, HERBERT 1955-1960 D Philadelphia 0
HORST, ENOS H. 1955-1967 R Cumberland, Franklin 0,89
HOUK, CLYDE B. 1955-1956 R Lawrence 0
ISAACS, JOSEPH W. 1955-1966 R Delaware 0
JENKINS, GEORGE E. 1949-1962* D Allegheny 0
JOHNSON, ALBERT W. Majority Floor Leader,
Majority Whip,
Minority Floor Leader,
Minority Whip
1947-1963 R McKean 0
JONES, GRANVILLE E. 1949-1959 D Philadelphia 0
JONES, THOMAS H. W. 1951-1960 R Montgomery 0
JUMP, JAMES J. 1947-1960 R Luzerne 0
KAMYK, WALTER T. 1949-1963 D Allegheny 0
KEHLER, H. FRANKLIN 1955-1958 R Schuylkill 0
KELLER, MARVIN V. 1949-1958 R Bucks 0
KENT, ROBERT F. Majority Whip 1947-1956 R Crawford 0
KLINE, G. EDGAR 1937-1956 R Schuylkill 0
KNECHT, WILLIAM K. 1955-1962 R Schuylkill 0
KOLANKIEWICZ, LEON J. 1941-1956* D Philadelphia 0
KOOKER, MARGARETTE S. 1955-1966 R Bucks 0
KORNICK, NICHOLAS 1951-1966 D Fayette 0
KRATZ, RAYMOND COHILL 1945-1956 R Montgomery 0
KROMER, ARTHUR E. 1953-1956 R Jefferson 0
KUBACKI, JOHN C. 1951-1956 D Berks 0
LAFORE JR., JOHN A. 1951-1958 R Montgomery 0
LAWYER JR., CLARENCE M. 1955-1956 D York 0
LEIBY, MARY E. 1955-1956 D Lehigh 0
LEISEY, AMOS M. 1937-1956 R Chester 0
LEONARD, LOUIS 1941-1966* D Allegheny 0
LEVEN, ALBERT 1951-1956 D Philadelphia 0
LIGHT, JOHN H. 1951-1960 R Lebanon 0
LIMPER, WILLIAM 1949-1966 D Philadelphia 0
LIPPINCOTT II, EDWIN E. 1953-1962 R Delaware 0
LOPRESTI, PHILIP Majority Caucus Chairman 1937-1960* D Cambria 0
LOVETT, JAMES E. Majority Whip,
Minority Whip
1933-1958 D Westmoreland 0
LUTTY, PAUL F. 1951-1972 D Allegheny 0,25
MAGEE JR., GEORGE C. 1955-1964 R Crawford 0
MAHAN, SAMUEL M. 1953-1960 R Butler 0
MARKLEY, MARIAN E. Majority Caucus Secretary,
Minority Caucus Secretary
1951-1968 R Lehigh 0,134
MAXWELL, H. J. 1941-1964* D Westmoreland 0
MEHOLCHICK, STANLEY A. 1955-1972* D Luzerne 0,117
METZ JR., AUGUST 1951-1958 R Pike 0
MIHM, MARTIN C. 1937-1962 D Allegheny 0
MIKULA, JOHN J. 1945-1958 R Luzerne 0
MILLER, HAROLD G. 1945-1962* R Blair 0
MILLS, CHARLES J. 1945-1966 D Westmoreland 0
MONROE, SUSIE 1949-1968 D Philadelphia 0,196
MOODY, JOHN H. 1953-1958 R Dauphin 0
MORAN, J. P. 1935-1960* D Allegheny 0
MOSCRIP, ANDREW S. 1953-1972* R Bradford 0,110
MULDOWNEY, FRANCIS X. 1951-1961 D Philadelphia 0
MULLEN, MARTIN P. 1955-1982* D Philadelphia 0,189
MUNLEY, MARION L. Minority Caucus Secretary 1947-1964 D Lackawanna 0
MURPHY, PETER J. 1955-1960 R Delaware 0
MURRAY, HARVEY P. 1955-1960 R Snyder 0
MURRAY, JOHN J. 1953-1964* D Allegheny 0
MURRAY, PAUL G. 1945-1960 R Lancaster 0
MUSTO, JAMES A. 1949-1971 D Luzerne 0,118
McCANN, STEPHEN Majority Caucus Secretary,
Majority Floor Leader,
Minority Floor Leader
1953-1962 D Greene 0
McCORMACK, THOMAS J. 1953-1962 D Philadelphia 0
McGEE, JOSEPH A. 1949-1958 D Philadelphia 0
McINROY, HARRY R. 1951-1962 R Tioga 0
McKEEVER, LEO A. 1955-1963 D Philadelphia 0
McLAUGHLIN, LEO J. 1955-1964 D Allegheny 0
McWHERTER, JAMES L. 1953-1956 D Westmoreland 0
NAUGLE, HARRY A. 1951-1960 R Somerset 0
NEEDHAM, MICHAEL J. 1947-1972* D Lackawanna 0,113
O'NEIL, FRANK M. 1955-1966* D Clearfield 0
OGILVIE, ROBERT S. 1953-1966 R Dauphin 0
OLSEN, OLAF E. 1949-1956 D Allegheny 0
PACCHIOLI, JOSEPH 1955-1956 D Northampton 0
PARRY, ROY W. 1955-1958 R Luzerne 0
PASHLEY, KATHRYN GRAHAM 1955-1966 D Philadelphia 0
PAULHAMUS, PERRY M. 1955-1956 D Lycoming 0
PETROSKY, ANTHONY J. Majority Caucus Chairman,
Minority Floor Leader
1941-1964 D Westmoreland 0
PETTIGREW, J. THOMPSON 1945-1956* D Philadelphia 0
POLASKI, JULIAN 1941-1964* D Erie 0
POLEN, J. DEAN 1941-1966* D Washington 0
POMEROY JR., JOHN N. 1955-1958 R Philadelphia 0
PRICE JR., HARRY W. 1947-1962 R Mifflin 0
PURSLEY, LOUIS A. 1955-1962 R Union 0
READINGER, ALBERT S. Majority Floor Leader,
Minority Floor Leader
1937-1958 D Berks 0
REIBMAN, JEANETTE F. 1955-1966* D Northampton 0
REIDENBACH, WILLIAM J. 1945-1962* D Lackawanna 0
RENWICK, WILLIAM F. 1955-1978 D Cameron, Clearfield, Clinton, Elk 0,75
RIGBY, JOSEPH P. 1951-1968* R Allegheny 0,21
ROSEN, MORRIS 1949-1956 D Philadelphia 0
ROVANSEK, LOUIS 1949-1962 D Cambria 0
ROYER, BAKER 1935-1966 R Lancaster 0
RUBIN, ARTHUR 1951-1968* R, D Philadelphia 0,182
RUDISILL, HAROLD B. 1955-1969 D York 0,93
SARRAF M.D., GEORGE J. 1935-1956 D Allegheny 0
SCARCELLI, VINCENT F. 1955-1966 D Philadelphia 0
SCHUSTER SR., EDWARD A. 1943-1964 D, R Allegheny 0
SHERMAN, LOUIS 1955-1972 D Philadelphia 0,176
SIGMAN, ABRAHAM N. 1955-1956 R Philadelphia 0
SMITH, CHARLES C. Majority Floor Leader,
Majority Whip,
Minority Floor Leader,
Speaker
1943-1956 R Philadelphia 0
SMITH, WILLIAM B. 1949-1958* D Beaver 0
SNIDER, E. GADD 1943-1960 D Fayette 0
SPENCER, HENRY C. 1949-1956 R Lackawanna 0
STANK, JOHN F. Minority Whip 1933-1964* D Northumberland 0
STEBBINS, HERMAN E. 1955-1956 D York 0
STECKEL, WILLIAM A. 1955-1970* R Lehigh 0,134
STEPHENS, PAUL A. 1955-1956 D Somerset 0
STEVENSON, DEWITT 1953-1956 R Butler 0
STONE, CHARLES D. 1953-1972 D Beaver 0,15
STONER, CLARENCE G. 1951-1960 R Cumberland 0
STRAUSSER, ALBERT E. 1953-1962 R Columbia 0
STROUP, STANLEY G. 1955-1960 R Bedford 0
SWARTZ, LAWRENCE 1955-1956 D Lycoming 0
TAYLOR, MARTIN J. 1949-1964 D Philadelphia 0
THOMAS, ANDREW C. 1953-1956 D Allegheny 0
THOMPSON, RONALD L. 1941-1966* R Allegheny 0
TOLL, HERMAN 1951-1958 D Philadelphia 0
TOMPKINS, EDWIN W. Minority Whip 1947-1962 D, R Cameron 0
TOOMEY, T. LUKE 1947-1956 R Perry 0
VARALLO, MARY A. Majority Whip,
Minority Caucus Chairman
1945-1960* D Philadelphia 0
VARNER, VERN PAIGE 1949-1962 R Clarion 0
VAUGHAN, JOHN J. 1947-1958* R Allegheny 0
VERONA, DANIEL A. 1941-1958 D Allegheny 0
WALLACE, FRANK A. 1953-1956 D Luzerne 0
WALSH, JOHN T. 1953-1974 D Allegheny 0,37
WARGO, JOSEPH G. Majority Caucus Secretary,
Minority Caucus Secretary
1949-1984 D Lackawanna, Wayne 0,115
WATERHOUSE, WILMER W. 1945-1956 R Erie 0
WEIDNER, LEROY A. 1947-1964 R Berks 0
WELSH, JOHN J. 1949-1968 D Philadelphia 0,198
WESCOTT, HAROLD G. 1945-1962 R Susquehanna 0
WHEELER JR., ROBERT F. 1947-1960 D Fayette 0
WHITENIGHT, DONALD E. 1953-1958 D Montour 0
WILLAREDT, HERMAN B. 1953-1964 R Montgomery 0
WILLIAMS, CLARENCE O. 1939-1958* D Washington 0
WILT, RAYMOND E. 1951-1970 R Allegheny 0,29
WOOD, NORMAN Majority Caucus Chairman,
Minority Caucus Chairman
1923-1964 R Lancaster 0
WORLEY, FRANCIS 1943-1970* R Adams 0,91
YETTER JR., VAN D. 1955-1966* D Monroe 0
YETZER, HAROLD A. 1947-1956 D Berks 0
YOUNG, EDWARD M. 1947-1956 R Mercer 0
ZIEGLER, NOLAN F. 1949-1956 R Dauphin 0

*served non-consecutive terms