|Arizona Corporation Commission|
|2011 - Present|
|Years in position||3|
|President, Arizona State Senate|
|Elections and appointments|
|First elected||November 2, 2010|
|Arizona State Senate|
|Arizona House of Representatives|
|Profession||Licensed real estate agent|
Burns is a licensed real estate agent.
Arizona Corporation Commission (2011-Present)
Burns first assumed office in 2011.
Arizona State Senate (1995-2002)
Arizona House of Representatives (1987-1995)
Burns served in the Arizona House of Representatives from 1987 to 1995. In 1993, Republican state house members elected Burns to the position of Majority Leader, making her the first woman to hold the position in Arizona. Burns served eight years in the Arizona State Senate.
Burns will not be running for re-election to the Arizona Corporation Commission in 2014. Burns briefly considered a run for governor before deciding that she wanted to pursue interests and causes outside of the commission. “Over the past several months, many supporters have asked that I consider running for Governor of Arizona in 2014,” she said in a statement, adding that she and her husband discussed the idea. “It became apparent to us that this was not the right course for me to take.”
|Arizona Corporation Commission, 2010|
|Democratic||Jorge Luis Garcia||17.5%||519,926|
|Election Results Via: Arizona Secretary of State|
Comprehensive donor information for Brenda Burns is available dating back to 1996. Based on available campaign finance records, Brenda Burns raised a total of $449,491 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 5, 2013.
Ballotpedia collects information on campaign donors for each year in which a candidate or incumbent is running for election. The following table offers a breakdown of Brenda Burns's donors each year. Click [show] for more information.
|Brenda Burns's Campaign Contributions|
Arizona Corporation Commission
Arizona State Senate District 17
|Total Raised by General Election Opponent||$240,122 (Dem.)||Unopposed|
|Top 5 contributors||Public Fund||$229,113||Del Webb Corp||$1,304|
|Committee to Elect Brenda Burns||$6,000||Salt River Project||$500|
|Stuart Boykoff||$140||Arizona Medical Association||$400|
|Liza Burns||$140||Arizona Association of Realtors||$350|
|Jason D. Rose||$140||Don Issacson||$256|
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- Campaign contributions: 2012, 2010, 2000, 1998, 1996
- Biography from Arizona Corporation Commission
- Arizona Corporation Commission, "Brenda Burns," accessed May 15, 2012
- Arizona Corporation Commission "Biography" Accessed September 18, 2012
- Project Vote Smart "Brenda Burns" Accessed September 26, 2012
- AZ Central, Burns won't seek 2nd term on Corporation Commission, April 19, 2013
- Arizona Secretary of State, " Official Election Canvass of Results 2010 General Election," accessed March 25, 2013
- Follow the Money, "Career fundraising Brenda Burns," accessed July 5, 2013
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