Sessions Office Position District Party
1967 Representative Democrat
1968 Representative Democrat
1969 Representative 140 Democrat
1970 Representative 140 Democrat
1971 Representative 140 Democrat
1972 Representative 140 Democrat
1973 Representative 140 Democrat
1974 Representative 140 Democrat
Counties Bucks


09/29/1924 - 04/03/2015

BERKES, Milton, a Representative from Bucks County; born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., September 29, 1924; graduated, Benjamin Franklin High School, 1943; B.S., Temple University, 1949; M.Ed., Temple University, 1953; served, United States Army (1943-1946, World War II); teacher; guidance counselor; elected, township supervisor (1956-1968); township superintendent (1963-1966); unsuccessful campaign, commissioner, Bucks County (1963); elected, delegate, Democratic National Convention (1964); elected, alternate delegate, Democratic National Convention (1968, 1972); chair, Bucks County Democratic Committee (1968-1981, 1994-1997); elected as a Democrat to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 1966; reelected to serve 3 more consecutive terms; not a candidate for reelection to the House (1974); gubernatorial appointee, Special Assistant for Human Services, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania (1975-1978); appointed, Deputy Secretary of Health, Pennsylvania Department of Health and Welfare  (1975); executive director, Offender Aid and Restoration (1979-1997); unsuccessful campaign, New Jersey State Legislature (1999); died, April 3, 2015 in Newtown, Bucks County, Pennsylvania; interred, King David Memorial Park, Bensalem, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.

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