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Series I. Pennsylvania State Senate, 1992-1995

Scope and Content Notes:

The Pennsylvania State Senate series is comprised of a small amount of materials related to Fisher's time as a senator (1980-1996). It includes information on his trip to the Republican National Convention in 1992; financial information, press releases, and news articles for his 1994 re-election campaign; and newspaper clippings related to his accomplishments as a Pennsylvania senator.

Subseries 1. 1992 Republican National Convention, 1992

Scope and Content Notes:

The 1992 Republican Nation Convention sub-series is comprised of materials from Mike Fisher's time as an RNC delegate for Bush/Quayle in 1992. It includes badges, a commemorative passport, Fisher's golf scorecard, and notes on Bill Clinton.

Box 1
Folder 1 Republican Nation Convention delegate materials, 1992

Subseries 2. 1994 Fisher for Senator Campaign, 1993-1994

Scope and Content Notes:

Materials in the 1994 Fisher for Senator Campaign sub-series include campaign financial reports, media reports and clippings, and information of the Ridge/Schweiker gubernatorial campaign. There is also a brochure for the failed 1986 Scranton/Fisher gubernatorial campaign - it is the only item in this collection related to Fisher's bid for leiutenant governor.

Fisher's campaign was managed by James C. Roddey -- former Port Authority Board Chairman, and then current Managing General Partner of Allegheny Media, later to become Pennsylvania's first County Executive -- who served as campaign chairman, and Gregory A. Harbaugh -- Allegheny Co. fundraiser for Bush presidential campaign and senior partner in Houston Harbaugh law firm -- who was campaign treasurer.

Folder 2 Brochure from 1986 Bill Scranton for Governor, Mike Fisher for Lt. Governor campaign
Folder 3 Finances -- Campaign expense reports, 1994
Folder 4 Finances -- Fisher 94 Committee checkbooks, 1993-1994
Folder 5 Finances -- Contributor correspondence, 1993
Folder 6 Finances -- Event expenses, 1993
Folder 7 News releases and articles, 1993

1 b/w headshot print of Fisher

Folder 8 Press releases, 1994
Folder 9 Tom Ridge for Governor Committee finances, November 22, 1994
Folder 10 Tom Ridge for Governor information book and Ridge/Schweiker campaign brochure

Subseries 3. Senate, 1995

Scope and Content Notes:

The Senate 1995 sub-series is comprised entirely of clippings from newspapers regarding the actions of Senator Fisher. These were likely assembled as material to boost Fisher's image in his 1996 bid for Attorney General.

Folder 11 News clips regarding Senator Fisher, January-July 1995