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State of Pennsylvania November 3, 2009 Election
 Smart Voter Barbara Behrend Ernsberger

Candidate for
Judge; Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court

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Biographical Highlights
  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: Attorney
  • Juris Doctorate 1976 Duquesne University School of Law
  • Bachelar of Arts, Cum Laude, 1973 University of Pittsburgh
  • Commissioner, City of Pittsburgh, Department of Planning
  • Former Chair of the City of Pittsburgh Democratic Committee
  • City of Pittsburgh 2002 Woman of the Year
  • Rated by Martindale-Hubbell as having "Very High Legal Ability & Ethical Standards"
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Top Priorities if Elected
  • To provide well reasoned and unbiased decisions which uphold the laws and the Constitutions of the United States and the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
  • To provide equal justice to all
  • To promote quick and just resolution of all cases thereby rendering timely decisions
Key Endorsements
  • Pittsburgh Federation of Teachers
  • Beaver-Lawrence Labor Council
  • Pennsylvania NOW
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