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Anna C. Verna : biography

April 15, 1931 -

Anna Cibotti Verna (born April 15, 1931)Marquis Who's Who on the Web is a former President of the Philadelphia City Council on which she served from 1975 to 2012, as the representative of the Second District, which encompasses most of South Philadelphia as well as most of the western end of Center City. She is a Democrat.

Verna has drawn criticism for her support of the Deferred Retirement Option Plan (DROP) which allows city employees to retire to collect their pensions and then reapply for their jobs.

Ward leader

Verna is the Ward Leader of the 36th Ward Democratic Executive Committee.

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