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Christopher Pearson

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Christopher Pearson
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Vermont House Of Representatives, Chittenden 6-4
In office
2011 - Present
Term ends
January 7, 2015
Years in position 3
Progressive Leader
Base salary$604.79/week
Per diem$162/day (non-commuter)
$61/day (commuter)
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Office website
Christopher A. Pearson is a Progressive member of the Vermont House of Representatives, representing Chittenden 6-4. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010. He has served as the Progressive Leader since 2013.

Committee assignments


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

Vermont Committee Assignments, 2013
Health Care
Health Care Oversight


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



See also: Vermont House of Representatives elections, 2012

Pearson won re-election in the 2012 election for Vermont House of Representatives Chittenden 6-4. Pearson was unopposed in the August 28 Vermont Progressive Party primary and was unopposed in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[1][2]


See also: Vermont House of Representatives elections, 2010

Christopher Pearson ran for the Vermont House of Representatives Chittenden 3-4 in 2010. He ran against Diane Gottlieb in the primary on August 24, 2010. He defeated Peg Boyle Single (D) and Diane Gottlieb (P) in the November 2, 2010 general election.[3]

Vermont House of Representatives, Chittenden 3-4 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes

Green check mark transparent.png Kesha Ram (D) 1,345
Green check mark transparent.png Christopher Pearson (Vermont Progressive Party) 1,002
Peg Boyle Single (D) 720
Diane Gottlieb (Vermont Progressive Party) 196

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Pearson is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Pearson raised a total of $20,697 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 21, 2013.[4]

Christopher Pearson's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Vermont State House, District Chittenden-3-4 Won $6,496
2010 Vermont State House, District Chittenden-3-4 Won $14,201
Grand Total Raised $20,697


Pearson won re-election to the Vermont House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Pearson raised a total of $6,496.


In 2010, a year in which Pearson was up for re-election, he collected $14,201 in donations.[5]

His largest contributors in 2010 were:

Voting record


The Ethan Allen Institute, a Vermont-based free-market public policy research and education organization, released its biennial publication, the Vermont Voters' Report Card, for the years 2011-2012. The report showed how Vermont legislators in the state House and state Senate voted on key issues important to the Institute.[6] Here's how Pearson voted on the selected bills:

Vermont Voters Scorecard, 2011-2012
Health Provider Tax Green Mountain Care Education Taxation Green Mountain Care Property Rate Tax Health Exchange Green Mountain Care Renewable Portfolio CVPS Rebate

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