Member

Sessions

Sessions Office Position District Party
1983 Representative 25 Democrat
1984 Representative 25 Democrat
1985 Representative 25 Democrat
1986 Representative 25 Democrat
1987 Representative 25 Democrat
1988 Representative 25 Democrat
1989 Representative 25 Democrat
1990 Representative 25 Democrat
1991 Representative 25 Democrat
1992 Representative 25 Democrat
1993 Representative 25 Democrat
1994 Representative 25 Democrat
1995 Representative 25 Democrat
1996 Representative 25 Democrat
1997 Representative 25 Democrat
1998 Representative 25 Democrat
1999 Representative 25 Democrat
2000 Representative 25 Democrat
2001 Representative 25 Democrat
2002 Representative 25 Democrat
2003 Representative 25 Democrat
2004 Representative 25 Democrat
2005 Representative 25 Democrat
2006 Representative 25 Democrat
2007 Representative 25 Democrat
2008 Representative 25 Democrat
2009 Representative 25 Democrat
2010 Representative 25 Democrat
2011 Representative Minority Appropriations Committee Chairman 25 Democrat
2012 Representative Minority Appropriations Committee Chairman 25 Democrat
2013 Representative Minority Appropriations Committee Chairman 25 Democrat
2014 Representative Minority Appropriations Committee Chairman 25 Democrat
2015 Representative Minority Appropriations Committee Chairman 25 Democrat
2016 Representative Minority Appropriations Committee Chairman 25 Democrat
2017 Representative Minority Appropriations Committee Chairman 25 Democrat
2018 Representative Minority Appropriations Committee Chairman 25 Democrat
Counties Allegheny, Westmoreland

Biography

01/27/1950 -


Allegheny and Westmoreland Counties (1983-2014), Allegheny County (2015-2018)
 
MARKOSEK, Joseph F., a Representative from Allegheny and Westmoreland Counties; born in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa., January 27, 1950; B.A., history, University of Notre Dame, 1972; M.B.A., Duquesne University Graduate School of Business Administration; clerk, Pittsburgh and Lake Erie Railroad (1974); buyer of nuclear components, Westinghouse Water Reactor Division (1974-1982); Pennsylvania State Director, American Energy Week (1981); member, Three Mile Island Repair and Recovery Team; member, Monroeville Planning Committee; elected to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives as a Democrat in 1982; reelected to the House to serve 17 more consecutive terms; elected, chair, Minority Appropriations Committee (2011-2018); appointed, Select Committee to Study the Availability of and Need for Services to Handicapped Persons 21 Years of Age or Older (1985-1986); appointed, chair, Select Committee to Study Autism in the Commonwealth (1988); appointed, board, Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency (PHEAA) (2003-2008); appointed, Select Committee on Information Security (2006); appointed, board, Public School Employees’ Retirement System (2011-2018); appointed, Public School Building Construction and Reconstruction (PlanCon) Advisory Committee (2016-2018); not a candidate for reelection to the House (2018).

 

Archival Collections

Papers of Hon. Joseph Markosek, 1983-2018, Pennsylvania House of Representatives Archives, Harrisburg.