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H. William DeWeese (Bill DeWeese)

H. William DeWeese, American state legislator. Member of National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (life), American Civil Liberties Union, United States Marine Corps Reserve Officer's Association (founding member), National Rifle Association (life), Masons.

Background

  • DeWeese, H. William was born on April 18, 1950 in Pittsburgh. Son of J. Victor and Frances Baily DeWeese.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in History, Wake Forest University, 1972.

    Career

    • Member District 50 Pennsylvania House of Representatives, since 1976, majority whip, 1989—1990, since 2009, majority floor leader, 1990—1992, 2007—2008, speaker, 1993—1994. Board member Three Rivers Shakespeare Festival & Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre. With United States Marine Corps, 1972-1975.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Member of National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (life), American Civil Liberties Union, United States Marine Corps Reserve Officer's Association (founding member), National Rifle Association (life), Masons.

    Connections

    • Married Holly Kinser, 1992.
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    Born April 18, 1950
    (age 67)