|Pennsylvania State House District 108|
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Phillips received his diploma from Lower Mahanoy Township High School in 1946. He then attended Susquehanna University.
Phillips served in the United States Marine Corps. He has also worked for Irish Valley Food Processing, Incorporated.
On April 8, 1980, Phillips won a special election to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives. He served in that position until 2010, representing the 108th District.
While a member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, Phillips served on the following committees:
Phillips did not seek re-election in 2010.
|Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 108|
|Merle H. Phillips (R)||18,217||77.2%|
|Antonio D. Michetti (D)||5,372||22.8%|
Phillips and his wife, Helen Heckert have five children.
- Pennsylvania House of Representatives - Rep. Merle Phillips
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2006, 2004, 2002, 2000, 1998
|Pennsylvania House of Representatives District 108
| Succeeded by|
Lynda Schlegel-Culver (R)
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