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Name Position Session Party County District
ALDEN, JOHN 1979-1982 R Delaware 167
ANDERSON, JOHN HOPE Majority Caucus Secretary,
Minority Caucus Secretary
1961-1982 R York 0,94
ARMSTRONG, GIBSON E. 1977-1984 R Lancaster 100
ARTY, MARY ANN 1979-1988 R Delaware 165
AUSTIN, ROBB 1979-1980 D Allegheny, Westmoreland 39
BARBER, JAMES D. 1969-1986 D Philadelphia 190
BELARDI, FRED Majority Caucus Administrator,
Minority Caucus Administrator
1979-2006 R, D Lackawanna, Wayne 112
BELOFF, LELAND M. 1967-1984* R, D Philadelphia 184
BENNETT, REID L. 1965-1980 D Mercer 0,7
BERSON, NORMAN S. 1967-1982 D Philadelphia 187
BITTLE, R. HARRY Minority Caucus Secretary 1968-1982 R Cumberland, Franklin 89
BORSKI JR., ROBERT A. 1977-1982 D Philadelphia 175
BOWSER, HARRY E. Minority Caucus Administrator 1979-1988 R Erie, Warren 4
BRANDT, KENNETH E. Majority Policy Committee Chairman,
Minority Policy Committee Chairman
1973-1990 R Lancaster 98
BROWN, HAROLD L. 1977-1982 D Berks 126
BRUNNER, JOHN L. 1965-1980 D Beaver, Washington 0,46
BURD, JAMES M. 1977-1990 R Beaver, Butler, Lawrence 12
BURNS JR., EDWARD F. 1973-1990 R Bucks 18
CALTAGIRONE, THOMAS R. 1977-2019 D Berks 127
CAPPABIANCA, ITALO 1979-2001 D Erie 2
CESSAR, RICHARD J. Majority Policy Committee Chairman,
Majority Whip,
Minority Caucus Secretary,
Minority Policy Committee Chairman
1971-1994 R Allegheny 30
CHESS, RICHARD B. 1979-1980 D Allegheny 27
CIANCIULLI JR., MATTHEW J. 1976-1979 D Philadelphia 183
CIMINI, ANTHONY J. 1975-1987 R Lycoming 83
CLARK, BRIAN D. 1979-1990 D Allegheny 31
CLARK, RITA 1979-1980 R Cambria 71
COCHRAN, HARRY YOUNG 1979-1982 D Fayette 52
COHEN, MARK B. Majority Caucus Chairman,
Majority Whip,
Minority Caucus Chairman
1974-2016 D Philadelphia 202
COLE, KENNETH J. 1975-1992 D Adams, York 91
CORNELL, ROY W. Majority Policy Committee Chairman,
Minority Caucus Secretary
1979-2004 R Bucks, Montgomery, Philadelphia 152
COSLETT, FRANK 1979-1986 R Luzerne 120
COWELL, RONALD R. 1975-1998 D Allegheny 34
CUNNINGHAM, GREGG L. 1979-1982 R Centre 77
DAVIES, JOHN S. 1975-1992 R Berks, Lebanon 129
DAWIDA, MICHAEL M. 1979-1988 D Allegheny 26,36
DEMEDIO, A. J. 1967-1982 D Washington 49
DEWEESE, H. WILLIAM Majority Floor Leader,
Majority Whip,
Minority Floor Leader,
Speaker
1976-2012 D Fayette, Greene, Washington 50
DIETZ, CLARENCE E. 1975-1986 R Bedford, Fulton, Huntingdon 78
DININNI, RUDOLPH 1967-1990 R Dauphin 106
DOMBROWSKI, BERNARD J. Majority Caucus Administrator 1971-1990 D Erie 1
DONATUCCI, RONALD R. 1977-1980 D Delaware, Philadelphia 185
DORR, DONALD W. 1973-1990 R York 193
DUFFY, ROGER F. 1977-1988 D Allegheny 33
DUMAS, ALIJA 1968-1980* R, D Philadelphia 188
DURHAM, KATHRYNANN W. 1979-1996 R Delaware 160
DeVERTER, WALTER F. 1973-1988 R Centre, Juniata, Mifflin, Perry 82
DiCARLO, DAVID C. Minority Caucus Administrator 1973-1980 D Erie 3
EARLEY, ARTHUR F. 1979-1981 R Delaware 159
FEE, THOMAS J. Majority Caucus Secretary 1969-1994 D Lawrence 9
FISCHER, ROGER RAYMOND 1967-1988 R Washington 47
FISHER, D. MICHAEL 1975-1980 R Allegheny 40
FOSTER JR., A. CARVILLE 1973-1992 R York 93
FOSTER, WILLIAM W. 1971-1984 R Monroe, Pike, Susquehanna, Wayne 139
FREIND, STEPHEN F. 1975-1992 R Delaware 166
FRYER, LESTER K. 1963-1986 D Berks 0,130
GALLAGHER, JAMES J. A. 1959-1986 D Bucks 0,141
GALLEN, JAMES J. 1965-1992 R Berks 0,128
GAMBLE, RONALD 1977-1996 D Allegheny 44
GANNON, THOMAS P. 1979-2006 R Delaware 161
GATSKI, RONALD 1977-1980 D Luzerne 116
GEESEY, EUGENE R. 1969-1980 R Cumberland, York 92
GEIST, RICHARD A. Minority Caucus Chairman 1979-2012 R Blair 79
GEORGE, CAMILLE 1975-2012 D Centre, Clearfield 74
GEORGE, MARGARET H. 1977-1980 D Bucks 143
GIAMMARCO, HENRY J. 1975-1980 D Philadelphia 173
GLADECK JR., JOSEPH M. 1979-2000 R Montgomery 61
GOEBEL, RONALD P. 1977-1980 R Allegheny 29
GOODMAN, JAMES A. Majority Policy Committee Chairman,
Minority Policy Committee Chairman
1965-1980* D Schuylkill 0,123
GRABOWSKI, STEPHEN S. 1979-1982 D Allegheny 20
GRAY JR., CLIFFORD 1977-1982 D Philadelphia 180
GREENFIELD, ROLAND Majority Whip,
Minority Caucus Chairman
1967-1982 D Philadelphia 171
GRIECO, JOSEPH V. 1973-1984 R Lycoming, Northumberland 84
GRUPPO, LEONARD Q. 1979-1998 R Northampton 137
HALVERSON, KENNETH S. 1967-1980 R Somerset 69
HARPER, RUTH B. 1977-1992 D Philadelphia 196
HASAY, GEORGE C. 1973-2006 R Columbia, Luzerne, Wyoming 117
HAYES, DAVID S. 1969-1980 R Crawford, Erie 5
HAYES JR., SAMUEL E. Majority Floor Leader,
Majority Whip,
Minority Caucus Chairman,
Minority Whip
1971-1992 R Blair, Centre, Huntingdon 81
HELFRICK, EDWARD W. 1977-1980 R Northumberland, Schuylkill 107
HOEFFEL III, JOSEPH M. 1977-1984 D Montgomery 153
HONAMAN, JUNE N. 1977-1988 R Lancaster 97
HUTCHINSON, AMOS K. 1969-1988 D Westmoreland 57
HUTCHINSON, WILLIAM D. 1973-1982 R Schuylkill 125
IRVIS, K. LEROY Majority Caucus Chairman,
Majority Floor Leader,
Minority Caucus Chairman,
Minority Floor Leader,
Minority Whip,
Speaker
1959-1988 D Allegheny 0,19
ITKIN, IVAN Majority Caucus Chairman,
Majority Floor Leader,
Majority Whip,
Minority Whip
1973-1998 D Allegheny 23
JOHNSON, EDWIN G. 1979-1992 R Blair 80
JOHNSON, JOEL J. 1969-1980 D Philadelphia 197
JONES JR., JAMES F. 1977-1980 D Philadelphia 203
KANUCK, GEORGE J. 1979-1982 R Lehigh 133
KERNICK, PHYLLIS T. 1975-1980 D Allegheny 32
KLINGAMAN SR., WILLIAM K. 1973-1984 R Lehigh, Schuylkill 124
KNEPPER, JAMES W. 1971-1980 R Allegheny 43
KNIGHT, WILLIAM W. 1979-1980 D Allegheny 36
KOLTER, JOSEPH P. 1969-1982 D Beaver 14
KOWALYSHYN, RUSSELL 1965-1984 D Monroe, Northampton 0,138
KUKOVICH, ALLEN G. Majority Policy Committee Chairman 1977-1996 D Westmoreland 56
LASHINGER JR., JOSEPH A. 1978-1990 R Montgomery 150
LAUGHLIN, CHARLES P. 1973-1988 D Beaver 16
LEHR, STANFORD I. 1969-1984 R York 95
LETTERMAN, RUSSELL P. 1971-1990 D Centre, Clearfield, Clinton, Lycoming 76
LEVI II, JOSEPH 1975-1984 R Butler, Venango 64
LEVIN, STEPHEN E. 1977-1986 D Philadelphia 194
LEWIS, MARILYN S. 1979-1982 R Montgomery 147
LIVENGOOD, HENRY 1977-1990 D Armstrong 60
LYNCH, E. RAYMOND 1979-1980 R Chester 155
LYNCH, FRANK J. 1967-1980 R Delaware 164
MACKOWSKI, WILLIAM D. 1977-1986 R Cameron, Clearfield, McKean 67
MADIGAN, ROGER A. 1977-1984 R Bradford 110
MANDERINO, JAMES J. Majority Floor Leader,
Majority Whip,
Minority Whip,
Speaker
1967-1989 D Westmoreland 58
MANMILLER, JOSEPH C. 1975-1988 R Dauphin, Lebanon 105
MICHLOVIC, THOMAS A. 1979-2002 D Allegheny, Westmoreland 35
MICOZZIE, NICHOLAS A. 1979-2014 R Delaware 163
MILANOVICH, FRED R. 1975-1980 D Beaver 15
MILLER JR., MARVIN E. 1973-1990 R Lancaster 96
MOEHLMANN, NICHOLAS B. 1975-1990 R Berks, Lancaster, Lebanon 102
MOWERY JR., HAROLD F. 1977-1990 R Cumberland 87
MRKONIC, EMIL 1975-1992 D Allegheny 37
MULLEN, MARTIN P. 1955-1982* D Philadelphia 0,189
MURPHY JR., THOMAS J. 1979-1993 D Allegheny 17,20
MUSTO, RAPHAEL 1971-1980 D Lackawanna, Luzerne, Monroe 118
McCALL, THOMAS J. 1975-1982 D Carbon, Luzerne 122
McCLATCHY JR., RICHARD A. Minority Appropriations Committee Chairman 1969-1988 R Montgomery 149
McINTYRE, JAMES M. 1975-1984 D Philadelphia 178,180
McKELVEY, GERALD J. 1979-1980 R Philadelphia 176
McMONAGLE SR., GERALD F. 1979-1984 D Philadelphia 177
McVERRY, TERRENCE F. 1979-1990 R Allegheny 42
NAHILL JR., CHARLES F. 1979-1992 R Montgomery 154
NOVAK, BERNARD R. 1969-1980 D Allegheny 38
NOYE, FRED C. Majority Caucus Chairman,
Minority Caucus Chairman
1973-1992 R Cumberland, Juniata, Perry 86
O'BRIEN, BERNARD F. 1963-1980 D Luzerne 0,121
O'BRIEN, DENNIS M. Speaker 1977-2012* R Philadelphia 169
O'DONNELL, ROBERT W. Majority Floor Leader,
Majority Whip,
Minority Caucus Chairman,
Speaker
1974-1993 D Philadelphia 198
OLIVER, FRANK LOUIS 1973-2010 D Philadelphia 195
PERZEL, JOHN M. Majority Floor Leader,
Minority Policy Committee Chairman,
Minority Whip,
Speaker
1979-2010 R Philadelphia 172
PETERSON, JOHN E. 1977-1984 R Forest, Venango, Warren 65
PETRARCA, JOSEPH A. 1973-1994 D Armstrong, Westmoreland 55
PICCOLA, JEFFREY E. 1977-1995 R Dauphin 104
PIEVSKY, MAX Majority Appropriations Committee Chairman 1967-1990 D Philadelphia 174
PISTELLA, FRANK J. 1979-2006 D Allegheny 21
PITTS, JOSEPH R. Majority Appropriations Committee Chairman,
Minority Appropriations Committee Chairman
1973-1996 R Chester 158
POLITE, ROOSEVELT I. 1973-1980 R Montgomery 53
POTT JR., GEORGE F. 1977-1986 R Allegheny 28
PRATT, RALPH D. 1975-1986 D Beaver, Lawrence, Mercer 10
PUCCIARELLI, NICHOLAS A. 1979-1982 D Philadelphia 192
PUNT, TERRY L. 1979-1988 R Franklin, Fulton 90
PYLES, VERN 1975-1980 R Montgomery 151
RAPPAPORT, SAMUEL 1971-1984 D Philadelphia 182
REED, STEPHEN R. 1975-1980 D Dauphin 103
RHODES JR., JOSEPH 1973-1980 D Allegheny 24
RICHARDSON JR., DAVID P. 1973-1995 D Philadelphia 201
RIEGER, WILLIAM W. 1967-2006 D Philadelphia 179
RITTER, JAMES P. Minority Policy Committee Chairman 1965-1982 D Lehigh 0,131
ROCKS, M. JOSEPH 1979-1982 R, R/D Philadelphia 199
RODGERS, JOHN M. 1979-1980 D Bucks 140
RYAN, MATTHEW J. Majority Floor Leader,
Majority Whip,
Minority Floor Leader,
Minority Policy Committee Chairman,
Minority Whip,
Speaker
1963-2003 R Chester, Delaware 0,168
SALVATORE, FRANK A. Majority Caucus Administrator,
Minority Caucus Administrator
1973-1984 D Philadelphia 0,170
SCHEAFFER, JOHN E. 1971-1980 R Cumberland 88
SCHMITT, C. L. 1965-1980 D Armstrong, Butler, Westmoreland 0,54
SCHWEDER, J. MICHAEL 1975-1980 D Northampton 135
SCIRICA, ANTHONY J. 1971-1980 R Montgomery 148
SELTZER, H. JACK Majority Appropriations Committee Chairman,
Minority Appropriations Committee Chairman,
Minority Floor Leader,
Speaker
1957-1980 R Lebanon 0,101
SERAFINI, FRANK A. 1979-2000 R Lackawanna, Susquehanna 114
SEVENTY, STEVE 1979-1988 D Allegheny 22
SHADDING, DAVID L. 1979-1980 D Philadelphia 186
SHUPNIK, FRED J. Minority Caucus Administrator 1959-1982 D Luzerne 0,119
SIEMINSKI, EDMUND J. 1979-1982 R Northampton 136
SIRIANNI, CARMEL 1975-1988 R Bradford, Sullivan, Susquehanna, Wyoming 111
SMITH, EARL H. 1973-1982 R Chester, Lancaster 13
SMITH, L. EUGENE 1963-1986 R Clearfield, Indiana, Jefferson 0,66
SPENCER, WARREN H. 1963-1984 R McKean, Potter, Tioga 0,68
SPITZ, GERALD J. 1977-1984 R Delaware 162
STAIRS, JESS M. 1977-2008 R Fayette, Westmoreland 59
STEIGHNER, JOSEPH A. Majority Caucus Secretary 1979-1994 D Butler 11
STEWART, WILLIAM J. 1977-1987 D Armstrong, Cambria, Indiana, Westmoreland 72
STREET, T. MILTON 1979-1980 D Philadelphia 181
STUBAN, TED 1977-1992 D Columbia, Montour 109
SWEET, DAVID W. 1977-1988 D Washington 48
SWIFT, CHARLES THOMAS 1979-1986 R Crawford 6
TADDONIO, LEE C. 1973-1982 R Allegheny, Westmoreland 25
TAYLOR, ELINOR Z. Majority Caucus Chairman,
Majority Caucus Secretary
1977-2006 R Chester 156
TAYLOR, FRED 1967-1992* D Fayette 51
TELEK, WILLIAM 1979-1988 R Cambria, Somerset 70
THOMAS, RENO H. 1969-1980 R Snyder, Union 85
TRELLO, FRED A. 1975-2002 D Allegheny 45
VROON, PETER R. 1975-1992 R Chester, Montgomery 157
WACHOB, WILLIAM 1979-1984 D Clearfield, Elk 75
WAGNER, GEORGE O. 1973-1980 R Montour, Northumberland 108
WARGO, JOSEPH G. Majority Caucus Secretary,
Minority Caucus Secretary
1949-1984 D Lackawanna, Wayne 0,115
WASS, PAUL 1977-1990 R Indiana 62
WEIDNER, MARVIN D. 1967-1980 R Bucks 145
WENGER, NOAH W. 1977-1982 R Lancaster 99
WHITE JR., JOHN F. 1977-1981 D Philadelphia 200
WILLIAMS, HARDY 1971-1982* D Philadelphia 191
WILSON, BENJAMIN H. 1967-1988 R Bucks 144
WILT, ROY W. 1969-1981 R Mercer 8
WRIGHT, DAVID R. Majority Policy Committee Chairman 1977-1996 D Armstrong, Clarion, Jefferson, Venango 63
WRIGHT JR., JAMES L. 1965-1990 R Bucks 0,142
YAHNER, PAUL J. 1965-1980 D Cambria 0,73
YOHN JR., WILLIAM H. 1969-1980 R Montgomery 146
ZELLER, JOSEPH R. 1971-1980 D Lehigh 134
ZITTERMAN, FRANK J. 1977-1980 D Lackawanna 113
ZORD JR., JOSEPH V. 1965-1980 R Allegheny 0,41
ZWIKL, KURT D. 1973-1984 D Lehigh 132

*served non-consecutive terms