Sessions Office Position District Party
1975 Representative 135 Democrat
1976 Representative 135 Democrat
1977 Representative 135 Democrat
1978 Representative 135 Democrat
1979 Representative 135 Democrat
1980 Representative 135 Democrat
Counties Northampton


05/31/1949 - 01/15/2021

SCHWEDER, J. Michael, a Representative from Northampton County; born in Bethlehem, Northampton County, Pa., May 31, 1949; attended Liberty High School, 1967; B.A., Lycoming College, 1971; teacher, Salisbury High School; elected as a Democrat to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 1974, 1976 and 1978; not a candidate for reelection to the House (1980); unsuccessful campaign, United States Congress (1980); government affairs, Air Products and Chemicals (1980-1983); government affairs and management, AT&T (1983-2000); elected, council, Bethlehem (1998-2010); president, AT&T New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Delaware, Virginia, West Virginia and Washington, DC (2000-2018); board of trustees, Lycoming College (2016-2021); died, January 15, 2021 in Yardley, Bucks County, Pennsylvania; interred, Nisky Hill Cemetery, Bethlehem, Northampton County, Pennsylvania.

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