|Vermont House of Representatives, Windsor 3-2|
|2007 - Present|
|January 7, 2015|
|Years in position||7|
|Per diem||$107/day (non-commuter) |
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Appointed||January 17, 2007|
|Profession||Bed and Breakfast Host|
Martin earned her B.A. from Syracuse University in 1961.
Martin has worked in the following positions: Designer for Woodbury Florist, Executive Secretary for the Springfield Chamber of Commerce, and in Sales for the Johnson & Dix Fuel Corporation. She is currently a Bed & Breakfast Host.
Martin has served as the Secretary of the Springfield Select Board.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Martin served on the following committees:
|Vermont Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Agriculture and Forest Products|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Martin served on these committees:
|Vermont Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Judicial Retention|
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Martin served on these committees:
|Vermont Committee Assignments, 2009|
|• Judicial Retention|
Martin won re-election in the 2012 election for Vermont House of Representatives Windsor 3-2. Martin was unopposed in the August 28 Democratic primary and was unopposed in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Vermont House of Representatives, Windsor 1-2 General Election (2010)|
|Alice Emmons (D)||1,562|
|Cynthia Martin (D)||1,482|
|Elizabeth Coppola (R)||1,170|
|Paul Gibbs Jr. (R)||971|
Comprehensive donor information for Martin is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Martin raised a total of $1,873 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 24, 2013.
|Cynthia Martin's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Vermont State House, District Windsor-3-2||$1,323|
|2010||Vermont State House, District Windsor-1-2||$550|
|Grand Total Raised||$1,873|
2012Martin won re-election to the Vermont House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Martin raised a total of $1,323.
|Vermont House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Cynthia Martin's campaign in 2012|
|Total Raised in 2012||$1,323|
|Source:Follow the Money|
In 2010, a year in which Martin was up for election, she collected $550 in donations.
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|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|
Martin and her husband, Clint, have four children.
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