Bob Allen
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Bob Allen

Republican

Pennsylvania politician

Pottsville, Pennsylvania
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Bob Allen

Pennsylvania politician
Summary
Experience
75
Years of Age
5
Years of Experience
PAResidence (state)

Robert Allen (born October 14, 1945) is a former Republican member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives. He represented the 125th legislative district from 1989 through 2006.Allen attended Pottsville High School and earned a degree in business administration from Lycoming College in 1968. He graduated from the Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science in 1969.He was defeated by Gary L. Hornberger in the 2006 Republican primary because of his support for the controversial 2005 legislative pay raise. Hornberger went on to lose the general election to Tim Seip.

Experience

Education

  (1 - 2 of 2)  
Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science
1969
Lycoming College, Business Administration
BA
1968

Past Positions

  (1 - 2 of 6)  
Representative
Pennsylvania House of Representatives
1988
Mayor
City of Pottsville
1976 - 1981
Former Campaign Chairman
Schuykill United Way
Deputy Secretary
Legislative Affairs
1985 - 1986
Legislative Liaison
Department of Environmental Resources
1983 - 1985
Experience
Mortician

Other Experience

  (1 - 2 of 4)  
Caldwell Consistory
Valley of Bloomsburg
Experience
Pottsville Lions Club
Rajah Shrine
Reading
Trinity Lutheran Church
Pottsville