Member

Sessions

Sessions Office Position District Party
1983 Representative 41 Republican
1984 Representative 41 Republican
1985 Representative 41 Republican
1986 Representative 41 Republican
1987 Representative 41 Republican
1988 Representative 41 Republican
Counties Allegheny

Biography

02/14/1925 - 05/06/2018


BOOK, Raymond Thomas, a Representative from Allegheny County; born, February 14, 1925; attended, Robert Morris Business College; attended, University of Pittsburgh; served, United States Army (1943-1945, World War II); employed, J & L Steel Corporation; real estate broker and appraiser; member, Greater Pittsburgh Board of Realtors (1960-1980); elected, council, Whitehall (1980-1982); member, Allegheny County Advisory Council (1981-1982); member, Whitehall Republican Committee (1978-1980); elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 1982; reelected to serve 2 consecutive terms thereafter; appointed, Select Committee to Investigate Compliance with the Steel Products Procurement Act (1986); unsuccessful campaign for reelection to the House (1988); died, May 6, 2018 in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania; interred, St. Gabriel Catholic Church Cemetery, Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania.