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Joanna McClinton

Party: Democrat
Position: State Representative, District 191
Committees:
Member: Government Oversight; Rules
In office since: 2015
Next election: 2020
Previous occupations: Assistant Public Defender for the Philadelphia DA’s Office; Chief Counsel to State Senator Anthony Williams
Websites:
Official
Official 2
Ballotpedia
Contact Information:
6027 Ludlow Street
Unit A
Philadelphia, PA 19139  
215-748-6712
Email

Representative McClinton has no public position statements on the issues, but has generally pinpointed the following as her priorities: "better public education, fair wages for working people, a more equitable justice system, sustainable environmental policies and earnest and honest approaches to combat the opioid and gun-violence epidemics…” (source)

Other

  • McClinton first won her office in a special election after the prior representative resigned due to revelations that he accepted bribes in a sting operation (source)

  • Board member at LaSalle University Alumni Association

  • Served as president of the Philadelphia Barrister’s Association and LaSalle University’s African American Alumni Association