PA House of Representatives swearing-in day, 2015-16

Pennsylvania lawmakers took the oath of office for the 2015-16 Legislative Session on Tuesday, Jan. 6. The ceremony marked the beginning of the 199th session of the General Assembly.

Rep. Thaddeus Kirkland and family.

Rep. Thaddeus Kirkland and family.



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Rep. Thaddeus Kirkland and family.

Reps. Rosita Youngblood, Louise Williams Bishop and Maria Donatucci

Reps. Rosita Youngblood, Louise Williams Bishop and Maria Donatucci



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Reps. Rosita Youngblood, Louise Williams Bishop and Maria Donatucci

Rep. Dan Miller and family

Rep. Dan Miller and family



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Rep. Dan Miller and family

Rep. Pat Harkins and family

Rep. Pat Harkins and family



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Rep. Pat Harkins and family

Reps. Mark Longietti, Chris Sainato and Ted Harhai

Reps. Mark Longietti, Chris Sainato and Ted Harhai



Scenes from swearing-in day 2015-16

Reps. Mark Longietti, Chris Sainato and Ted Harhai

Rep. Jaret Gibbons and family

Rep. Jaret Gibbons and family



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Rep. Jaret Gibbons and family

Rep. Dom Costa

Rep. Dom Costa



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Rep. Dom Costa

Rep. Peter Schweyer and family

Rep. Peter Schweyer and family



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Rep. Peter Schweyer and family

Rep. Dan Frankel with family and staff

Rep. Dan Frankel with family and staff



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Rep. Dan Frankel with family and staff

Reps. Ed Gainey and Jake Wheatley

Reps. Ed Gainey and Jake Wheatley



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Reps. Ed Gainey and Jake Wheatley

House Appropriations Committee Democratic Chairman Joe Markosek and other lawmakers take oath of office

House Appropriations Committee Democratic Chairman Joe Markosek and other lawmakers take oath of office



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House Appropriations Committee Democratic Chairman Joe Markosek and other lawmakers take oath of office

House Democratic Leader Frank Dermody and family

House Democratic Leader Frank Dermody and family



Scenes from swearing-in day 2015-16

House Democratic Leader Frank Dermody and family

PA House lawmakers

PA House lawmakers



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PA House lawmakers

Reps. Leslie Acosta and Patty Kim

Reps. Leslie Acosta and Patty Kim



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Reps. Leslie Acosta and Patty Kim

House Democratic Leader Frank Dermody addresses the House chamber

House Democratic Leader Frank Dermody addresses the House chamber



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House Democratic Leader Frank Dermody addresses the House chamber

Rep. Paul Costa and family

Rep. Paul Costa and family



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Rep. Paul Costa and family

Rep. Joe Petrarca

Rep. Joe Petrarca



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Rep. Joe Petrarca

House Democratic Whip Mike Hanna and family

House Democratic Whip Mike Hanna and family



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House Democratic Whip Mike Hanna and family

Reps. Scott Conklin, Pat Harkins and Harry Readshaw

Reps. Scott Conklin, Pat Harkins and Harry Readshaw



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Reps. Scott Conklin, Pat Harkins and Harry Readshaw

Rep. Frank Farina and family

Rep. Frank Farina and family



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Rep. Frank Farina and family

Rep. Eddie Day Pashinski

Rep. Eddie Day Pashinski



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Rep. Eddie Day Pashinski

Rep. Mike Schlossberg and family

Rep. Mike Schlossberg and family



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Rep. Mike Schlossberg and family

Rep. Bob Freeman

Rep. Bob Freeman



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Rep. Bob Freeman

Rep. Tina Davis with husband and district staff

Rep. Tina Davis with husband and district staff



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Rep. Tina Davis with husband and district staff

Rep. Madeleine Dean and family

Rep. Madeleine Dean and family



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Rep. Madeleine Dean and family

Rep. Mike Driscoll and family

Rep. Mike Driscoll and family



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Rep. Mike Driscoll and family

Rep. Jason Dawkins

Rep. Jason Dawkins



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Rep. Jason Dawkins

House Democratic Leader Frank Dermody and Democratic Whip Mike Hanna

House Democratic Leader Frank Dermody and Democratic Whip Mike Hanna



Scenes from swearing-in day 2015-16

House Democratic Leader Frank Dermody and Democratic Whip Mike Hanna

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