Arthur A. Telcser

Arthur A. Telscer (January 17, 1932 – November 26, 1999) was an American pharmacist and politician.

Born in Chicago, Illinois, Telscer received his degree in pharmacy from UIC College of Pharmacy and then owned a pharmacy business in Chicago. From 1957 until 1983, Telscer served in the Illinois House of Representatives and was speaker of the house in 1981. In 1983, Telcser then worked in the Illinois Secretary of State office under George Ryan. He then in 1998. became part of the transition team when George Ryan was elected Governor of Illinois. Telcser had Parkinson's disease and died at his home in Chicago, Illinois on November 26, 1999, at the age of 67.[1][2]

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  1. ^ 'Illinois Blue Book 1981-1982, Biographical Sketch of Arthur A. Telcser, pg. 93
  2. ^ 'Arthur Telcser, 67, Legislator, Ryan Aide, Chicago Illinois, Rick Pearson, November 27, 1999

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