Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 159

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The 159th Pennsylvania House of Representatives District is located in Delaware County and includes the following areas:[1]

Representatives[edit]

Representative Party Years District home Note
Prior to 1969, seats were apportioned by county.
Thomas H. Worrilow Republican 1969 – 1976
Francis X. Tenaglio Democrat 1977 – 1978
Arthur F. Earley Republican 1979 – 1981 Died June 9, 1981[2]
Robert C. Wright Republican 1981 – 1992 Elected September 15, 1981 to fill vacancy[3]
Resigned January 6, 1992.[4]
Thaddeus Kirkland Democratic 1993 – 2016
Brian Joseph Kirkland Democratic 2017 – present Incumbent

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