Raja to serve state Higher Education Assistance Agency
By The Tribune-Review
Published: Wednesday, July 3, 2013, 5:54 p.m.
Gov. Tom Corbett appointed fellow Republican D. Raja to serve on the Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency, his office said Wednesday.
Raja, 47, of Mt. Lebanon lost the race for county executive to Democrat Rich Fitzgerald in 2011.
Raja was among Corbett appointees the Senate recently approved. Janet Kelley, a Corbett spokeswoman, said Raja's business background will be an asset.
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