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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 of Law, Philadelphia, Pa., 1986; member of
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); not a
candidate for reelection in 2004, but was an unsuccessful candidate to the
United States Senate in 2004.