Dennis Leh

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Dennis E. Leh
Member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives
from the 130th district
In office
January 6, 1987[1] – November 30, 2006[2]
Preceded by Lester Fryer
Succeeded by David Kessler
Personal details
Born (1946-01-04) January 4, 1946 (age 71)
Pottstown, Pennsylvania[3]
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Columbia
Children 3 children
Residence Amity Township, Pennsylvania
Occupation Tool & Diemaker & Small Businessman
Military service
Allegiance  United States
Service/branch United States Army
Years of service 1965—1967
Rank Sergeant
Unit Military Police Corps

Dennis E. Leh is a Republican former member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives. He was born in Pottstown.[4]

He is a 1964 graduate of Pottstown High School.[5] He served in the United States Army from 1965 to 1967, attaining the rank of sergeant in the Military Police Corps.[6] He completed a 4-year Tool and die maker apprenticeship and worked for Doehler-Jarvis, Farley Industries, and was the owner-operator of Leh Tool Service for 20 years. [5][6]

In 1994 he proposed the enactement of capital three-strikes laws against persistent violent offenders.[7]


  1. ^ "SESSION OF 1987 - 171ST OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY - No. 1" (PDF). Legislative Journal. Pennsylvania House of Representatives. 1987-01-06. 
  2. ^ Per Article II, Section 2 of the Pennsylvania Constitution, the legislative session ended on November 30, 2006
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  5. ^ a b "Dennis E. Leh (Republican)". Official Pennsylvania House of Representatives Profile. Pennsylvania House of Representatives. Archived from the original on 2006-02-20. 
  6. ^ a b "Profile". Official Pennsylvania Republican Caucus Biography. Pennsylvania House Republican Caucus. Archived from the original on 2006-08-16. 
  7. ^ Forrester Jr., John D. (April 4, 1994). "Leh proposes death penalty for triple felons". Reading Eagle. p. B1. Retrieved October 15, 2013. 

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