Member

Sessions

Sessions Office Position District Party
1981 Representative 121 Democrat
1982 Representative 121 Democrat
1983 Representative 121 Democrat
1984 Representative 121 Democrat
1985 Representative 121 Democrat
1986 Representative 121 Democrat
1987 Representative 121 Democrat
1988 Representative 121 Democrat
1989 Representative 121 Democrat
1990 Representative 121 Democrat
1991 Representative 121 Democrat
1992 Representative 121 Democrat
1993 Representative 121 Democrat
1994 Representative 121 Democrat
1995 Representative 121 Democrat
1996 Representative 121 Democrat
1997 Representative 121 Democrat
1998 Representative 121 Democrat
1999 Representative 121 Democrat
2000 Representative 121 Democrat
2001 Representative 121 Democrat
2002 Representative 121 Democrat
2003 Representative 121 Democrat
2004 Representative 121 Democrat
2005 Representative Minority Caucus Secretary 121 Democrat
2006 Representative Minority Caucus Secretary 121 Democrat
Counties Luzerne

Biography

06/04/1952 -


BLAUM, Kevin, a Representative from Luzerne County; born in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, Pa., June 4, 1952; graduated, James M. Coughlin High School, 1970; B.S., education/political science, University of Scranton, 1974; teacher (1975-1980); elected, council, Wilkes-Barre (1976-1981); elected as a Democrat to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 1981 term; reelected to serve 12 more consecutive terms; elected, Minority Caucus Secretary (2005-2006); appointed, Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency (1987-1996; chair, 1991-1994); appointed, Select Committee on Domestic Violence and Rape Crisis Services in Pennsylvania (1990); appointed, House Select Committee on Violence (1994); not a candidate for reelection to the House for the 2007 term; teacher and associate director of admissions, Wyoming Seminary (2006-2021); columnist, Wilkes-Barre Times Leader (2008-2021).

Archival Collections

Papers of Kevin Blaum, 1981-2006 (2021.054), Pennsylvania House of Representatives Archives, Harrisburg.

Papers of Kevin Blaum, 1981-2006 (2021.125), Pennsylvania House of Representatives Archives, Harrisburg.