Michael Peifer Article

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Michael T. Peifer
Member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives
from the 139th district
Assumed office
January 2, 2007 [1]
Preceded by Jerry Birmelin
ConstituencyWayne (part) and Pike (part) Counties
MajorityChairman of the House Finance Committee
Personal details
Born1968 (age 50–51)
Scranton, Pennsylvania
Political party Republican
Children3 children
Residence Greene Township, Pike County, Pennsylvania
Alma mater Rider College
Occupation Certified Public Accountant
CommitteesHouse Finance Committee House Transportation Committee
Website http://reppeifer.com

Michael T. "Mike" Peifer (born 1968) is a Republican member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, representing the 139th legislative district. [2] He was first elected in 2006. [3]

Prior to elective office, Peifer attended Wallenpaupack Area High School. [4] He attended Rider College on a baseball scholarship and earned a degree in accounting. [4] Peifer worked for Price Waterhouse LLP, eventually rising to the level of a senior tax consultant as a Certified Public Accountant. In 1995, Peifer opened his own accounting and tax firm in his hometown of Greentown, Pennsylvania. [4] Peifer served as Pike County treasurer from 1999 through 2006. [5]


  1. ^ "SESSION OF 2007 191ST OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY No. 1" (PDF). LEGISLATIVE JOURNAL. Pennsylvania House of Representatives. 2007-01-02. Retrieved 2009-01-09.
  2. ^ http://www.house.state.pa.us/BMC/Bios/PDF/1117.PDF
  3. ^ "2006 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. Retrieved 2009-01-09.
  4. ^ a b c "Rep. Michael Peifer Biography". Pennsylvania House Republican Caucus. 2008. Retrieved 2009-01-11.
  5. ^ "Representative Michael T. Peifer (PA)". Project Vote Smart. Project Vote Smart. 2008. Retrieved 2009-01-09.

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