Member

Sessions

Sessions Office Position District Party
1987 Representative 190 Democrat
1988 Representative 190 Democrat
1989 Representative 190 Democrat
1990 Representative 190 Democrat
1991 Representative 190 Democrat
1992 Representative 190 Democrat
1993 Representative 190 Democrat
1994 Representative 190 Democrat
Counties Philadelphia

Biography

10/26/1956 -


HUGHES, Vincent J., a Representative from Philadelphia County; born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., October 26, 1956; attended, Temple University; co-founder, Children First; elected as a Democrat to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 1987, 1989, 1991 and 1993 terms; resigned from the House, November 21, 1994; elected, Pennsylvania State Senate (November 21, 1994-present); elected, Senate Minority Caucus Chair (2009-2010); elected, chair, Senate Minority Appropriations Committee (2011-present); appointed, board, Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency (PHEAA) (1991-1994, 1997-present); appointed, board, Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education (2001-2010); appointed, Joint State Government Commission (2009-2010); appointed, board, State Employees Retirement System (2011-present); appointed, Public School Building Construction and Reconstruction (PlanCon) Advisory Committee (2016-2018); appointed, Higher Education Funding Commission (2019-present); elected, delegate, Democratic National Convention (2008, 2016).
 


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