Tom Scrimenti

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Thomas J. Scrimenti (born January 28, 1960) is a former Democratic member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives.

Thomas J. Scrimenti
Member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives
from the 4th district
In office
January 3, 1989[1] – November 30, 2004[2]
Preceded byHarry E. Bowser
Succeeded byCurt Sonney
ConstituencyPart of Erie County
Personal details
Born (1960-01-28) January 28, 1960 (age 60)
Erie, Pennsylvania
Political partyDemocratic
Children4 children
ResidenceHarborcreek Township, Pennsylvania
Alma materGannon University

He is a 1978 graduate of North East High School in North East, Pennsylvania.[3] He earned a degree in criminal justice from Gannon University in 1984.[3]

He served as member of the school board of the North East School District from 1979–1981 and as mayor of North East, Pennsylvania from 1982-1989.[4] He was first elected to represent the 4th legislative district in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 1988. He was defeated for re-election in the 2004 election by Republican Curt Sonney.[5]

In 2005, Scrimenti began serving as an Assistant Secretary of State under Ed Rendell.[citation needed] He held that position until 2009.[citation needed]


  1. ^ "SESSION OF 1989 - 173RD OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY - No. 1" (PDF). Legislative Journal. Pennsylvania House of Representatives. 1989-01-03.
  2. ^ Per Article II, Section 2 of the Pennsylvania Constitution, the legislative session ended on November 30, 2004
  3. ^ a b "Tom Scrimenti (Democrat)". Official Pennsylvania House of Representatives Profile. Pennsylvania House of Representatives. Archived from the original on 2000-06-08.
  4. ^ "BIOGRAPHY". Official Pennsylvania Democratic Caucus Biography. Pennsylvania House Democratic Caucus. Archived from the original on 2004-09-25.
  5. ^ "2004 General Election - Representative in the General Assembly". Commonwealth of PA - Elections Information. Pennsylvania Department of State. 2004. Archived from the original on 2008-11-27.

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