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  Casey, John Joseph
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AffiliationDemocratic  
  2018-01-01  
 
NameJohn Joseph Casey
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Hanover Township, Pennsylvania , United States
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Born May 26, 1875
DiedMay 05, 1929 (53 years)
ContributorU Ole Polecat
Last ModifedPennsylvania Historian
Oct 26, 2018 06:08pm
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Infoa Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Wilkes-Barre Township, Luzerne County, Pa., May 26, 1875; attended the public schools and St. Mary’s parochial school; member of the State house of representatives 1907-1909; elected as a Democrat to the Sixty-third and Sixty-fourth Congresses (March 4, 1913-March 3, 1917); unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1916 to the Sixty-fifth Congress; appointed a member of the advisory council to the Secretary of Labor in 1918; appointed labor advisor and executive of the labor adjustment division, Emergency Fleet Corporation, United States Shipping Board, during the First World War; elected to the Sixty-sixth Congress (March 4, 1919-March 3, 1921); unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1920 to the Sixty-seventh Congress; elected to the Sixty-eighth Congress (March 4, 1923-March 3, 1925); unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1924 to the Sixty-ninth Congress; business agent for the Plumbers and Steam Fitters’ Union; elected to the Seventieth and Seventy-first Congresses and served from March 4, 1927, until his death at Balboa, Canal Zone, May 5, 1929; interment in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Hanover Township, Luzerne County, Pa.

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Wife Sarah C. Casey 00, 0000-May 05, 1929

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  11/06/1928 PA - District 12 Won 51.56% (+3.11%)
  11/02/1926 PA - District 12 Won 76.54% (+53.07%)
  11/04/1924 PA - District 12 Lost 44.43% (-11.14%)
  11/07/1922 PA - District 12 Won 54.08% (+8.15%)
  11/02/1920 PA - District 11 Lost 40.28% (-19.44%)
  11/05/1918 PA - District 11 Won 50.06% (+0.13%)
  11/07/1916 PA District 11 Lost 42.30% (-11.14%)
  11/03/1914 PA - District 11 Won 57.14% (+16.95%)
  11/05/1912 PA District 11 Won 40.46% (+12.51%)
  11/06/1906 PA State House - Luzerne County 07 Won 20.73% (+1.06%)
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