Marian B. Tasco

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Marian Tasco
Member of the Philadelphia City Council from the 9th District
Assumed office
January 4, 1988
Preceded by John White
Personal details
Political party Democratic

Marian B. Tasco is a Democratic Councilwoman representing the Ninth District on the City Council of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She currently serves as the Council's Majority Leader.[1]

In January 2015, Tasco announced she was retiring from City Council at the end of her term.[2]

Political career[edit]

City Council tenure[edit]

Tasco was elected to the seat in 1987, defeating two other challengers in the Democratic primary, after incumbent Democratic Councilman John White resigned from the council that January.[3]

Ward leader[edit]

Tasco is the Ward Leader of the 50th Ward Democratic Executive Committee.[4]


  1. ^ "Marian B. Tasco - 9th District". City of Philadelphia official website. City Council, City of Philadelphia. 2010-02-15. Retrieved 2010-02-15. 
  2. ^ "Tasco looks back as she prepares to leave City Council". philly-archives. Retrieved 25 May 2015. 
  3. ^ "9th Promises Trouble For Goode". The Philadelphia Inquirer. April 15, 1987. Retrieved February 9, 2012. 
  4. ^ Committee of Seventy (2009-12-21). "2009 Citizen's Guide" (PDF). 2009 Citizen's Guide. The Committee of Seventy, Philadelphia, PA 19103. Retrieved 2009-12-21. 

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