HOEFFEL, Joseph M., (1950 - )

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HOEFFEL, Joseph M., a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., September 3, 1950; graduated from William Penn Charter School, Philadelphia, Pa.; B.A., Boston University, Boston, Mass., 1972; J.D., Temple University, Philadelphia, Pa., 1986; United States Army Reserve, 1970-1976; member of the Pennsylvania state house of representatives, 1977-1984; Montgomery County, Pa., commissioner, 1992-1998; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Sixth and to the two succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1999-January 3, 2005); was not a candidate for reelection in 2004, but was an unsuccessful candidate for election to the United States Senate in 2004.