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Hennessey earned his B.S. from Saint Joseph's University in 1969 and his J.D. from Villanova University in 1972.  His professional experience includes working as a Public Defender for the Public Defenders Office from 1973 to 1992, as a Municipal Solicitor from 1978 to 2003 and as an attorney for ''Hennessey and Hennessey'' since 1976.
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Hennessey earned his B.S. from Saint Joseph's University in 1969 and his J.D. from Villanova University in 1972.  His professional experience includes working as a public defender for the Public Defenders Office from 1973 to 1992, as a Municipal Solicitor from 1978 to 2003 and as an attorney for ''Hennessey and Hennessey'' since 1976.
  
 
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==Committee assignments==

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Timothy Hennessey
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Pennsylvania State House District 26
Incumbent
In office
1993 - Present
Term ends
December 1, 2014
Years in position 21
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$82,026/year
Per diem$159/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected1992
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sSaint Joseph's University, 1969
J.D.Villanova University, 1972
Personal
Birthday11/04/1947
Place of birthPottstown, PA
ProfessionAttorney
ReligionCatholic
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Timothy 'Tim' F. Hennessey (b. November 4, 1947) is a Republican member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, representing District 26. He was first elected to the chamber in 1992.

Biography

Hennessey earned his B.S. from Saint Joseph's University in 1969 and his J.D. from Villanova University in 1972. His professional experience includes working as a public defender for the Public Defenders Office from 1973 to 1992, as a Municipal Solicitor from 1978 to 2003 and as an attorney for Hennessey and Hennessey since 1976.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Hennessey served on the following committees:

Pennsylvania Committee Assignments, 2013
Aging & Older Adult Services, Chair
Local Government

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Hennessey served on these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Hennessey served on these committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Pennsylvania House of Representatives elections, 2012

Hennessey ran in the 2012 election for Pennsylvania House District 26. Hennessey ran unchallenged in the Republican primary on April 24 and defeated Mike Hays (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012. [1][2]

Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 26, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngTimothy Hennessey Incumbent 56.3% 18,058
     Democratic Mike Hays 43.7% 14,033
Total Votes 32,091

2010

See also: Pennsylvania House of Representatives elections, 2010

Hennessey won re-election to District 26 in 2010. He defeated Jonathan Jenkins in the primary election, receiving 3,407 votes while Jenkins received 1,894. Hennessey defeated Fern Kaufman in the general election on November 2, 2010.[3]

Pennsylvania State House, District 26
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Timothy Hennessey (R) 12,322 56.9%
Fern Kaufman (D) 9,350 43.1%

2008

See also: Pennsylvania House of Representatives elections, 2008

On November 4, 2008, Hennessey won re-election to District 26 of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives with 16,757 votes, defeating Democrat Fern Kaufman (15,437).[4]

Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 26
Candidates Votes Percent
Tim Hennessey (R) Green check mark transparent.png 16,757 52.1%
Fern B. Kaufman (D) 15,437 48.0%

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

Hennessey raised $86,646 during the 2010 election cycle.

His top contributors are listed below.[5]

Donor Amount
Pennsylvania Republican Party $23,488
Pennsylvania Association For Justice $10,500
Republican Cmte Of Chester County $8,404
Mcneil, Robert D $2,000
Value Drug $1,800

Personal

Hennessey and his wife, Carol, have three children.

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