Carolyn Tomei

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Carolyn Tomei
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Oregon House of Representatives District 41
Incumbent
In office
2003-Present
Term ends
January 12, 2015
Years in position 11
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$22,596/year
Per diem$129/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2002
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Mayor, Milwaukie, Oregon
1998-2001
Education
Bachelor'sPortland State University
Master'sPortland State University
Personal
Place of birthCharleston, WV
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Carolyn Tomei (b. 1936) is a Democratic member of the Oregon House of Representatives, representing District 41. She was first elected to the chamber in 2002.

She was formerly mayor of Milwaukie, Oregon from 1998-2001.

Biography

Tomei earned her B.S. in Psychology from Portland State University and her M.S.W. in Social Work from Portland State University. Her professional experience includes working as a Group Home Specialist in Adolescents at the Children's Services Division, as a School Consultant for Multnomah County Mental Health, as a teacher at Portland Community College and a Child Development Specialist for Portland Public Schools.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Tomei served on the following committees:

Oregon Committee Assignments, 2013
Human Services and Housing, Chair
Judiciary
Ways and Means

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Tomei served on these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Tomei served on these committees:

Issues

Lottery reform

Tomei introduced three bills to reform the Oregon state lottery in January of 2013, including HB 2167 which would cap the total amount the Oregon general fund could receive annually from the lottery and place any excess lottery funds in the state's rainy-day fund.[2]

Elections

2012

See also: Oregon House of Representatives elections, 2012

Tomei won re-election in the 2012 election for Oregon House of Representatives District 41. Tomei was unopposed in the May 15 Democratic primary and defeated Timothy McMenamin (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[3][4][5]

Oregon House of Representatives, District 41, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngCarolyn Tomei Incumbent 72.5% 22,530
     Republican Timothy McMenamin 27.5% 8,559
Total Votes 31,089

2010

See also: Oregon House of Representatives elections, 2010

Tomei won re-election to District 41 in 2010. She had no primary opposition but was challenged by Hugo Schulz in the general election which took place on November 2, 2010.[6][7]

Oregon State House, District 41
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Carolyn Tomei (D) 17,092
Hugo Schulz (R) 5,385

2008

See also: Oregon House of Representatives elections, 2008

On November 4, 2008, Tomei won re-election to Oregon State House District 41.[8][9]

Oregon State House District 41
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Carolyn Tomei (D) 21,302
Uchytil (R) 5,181
Misc. 110

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Tomei is available dating back to 2000. Based on available campaign finance records, Tomei raised a total of $399,348 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 13, 2013.[10]

Carolyn Tomei's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Oregon State House, District 41 Won $54,910
2010 Oregon State House, District 41 Won $46,148
2008 Oregon State House, District 41 Won $72,891
2006 Oregon State House, District 41 Won $28,780
2004 Oregon State House, District 41 Won $37,845
2002 Oregon State House, District 41 Won $37,911
2000 Oregon State House, District 25 Won $120,863
Grand Total Raised $399,348

2012

Tomei won re-election to the Oregon State House in 2012. During that election cycle, Tomei raised a total of $54,910.
Oregon State House 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Carolyn Tomei's campaign in 2012
Oregon Healthcare Association$6,000
Service Employees Local 530$3,000
Coalition for a Healthy Oregon$2,500
Oregon Medical Association$2,000
Confederated Tribes of the Grand Ronde$2,000
Total Raised in 2012$54,910
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Tomei won re-election to the Oregon State House in 2010. During that election cycle, Tomei raised a total of $46,148.

2008

Tomei won re-election to the Oregon State House in 2008. During that election cycle, Tomei raised a total of $72,891.

2006

Tomei won re-election to the Oregon State House in 2006. During that election cycle, Tomei raised a total of $28,780.

2004

Tomei won re-election to the Oregon State House in 2004. During that election cycle, Tomei raised a total of $37,845.

2002

Tomei won re-election to the Oregon State House in 2002. During that election cycle, Tomei raised a total of $37,911.

2000

Tomei won election to the Oregon State House in 2000. During that election cycle, Tomei raised a total of $120,863.

Personal

Tomei and her husband, Gary Michael, have seventeen children/step children/foster children.[1] Tomei is a member of NARAL's (National Abortion and Reproductive Rights Action League) Political Action Committee and on the Advisory Council for Oregon Passenger Rail.

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2003–present
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