|Vermont House of Representatives, Windsor 1|
|2011 - Present|
|January 7, 2015|
|Years in position||3|
|Per diem||$107/day (non-commuter) |
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
Bartholomew earned a B.S. in zoology and botany from the University of Oklahoma and a DVM from Oklahoma State University. His professional experience includes working as a veterinarian. He is retired from the U.S. Public Health Service. He served for 15 years as a Branch Chief at the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, worked as a contractor for the National Cancer Institute, and served in both the U.S. Air Force and Army.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Bartholomew served on the following committees:
|Vermont Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Agriculture and Forest Products|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Bartholomew served on these committees:
|Vermont Committee Assignments, 2011|
Elections for the office of Vermont House of Representatives will take place in 2014. A primary election took place August 26, 2014. The general election will be held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was June 12, 2014. Windsor-1 has two state representatives. Incumbents John Bartholomew and Donna Sweaney were unopposed in the Democratic primary. After facing no challengers in the Democratic primary, both incumbents will go equally unchallenged in the general election with no other candidates on the ballot.
Bartholomew won re-election in the 2012 election for Vermont House of Representatives Windsor 1. Bartholomew was unopposed in the August 28 Democratic primary and won re-election in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
John Bartholomew ran for the Vermont House of Representatives Windsor 4 in 2010. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on August 24, 2010. He defeated Roy Moffitt (R) in the November 2, 2010, general election.
|Vermont House of Representatives, Windsor 4 General Election (2010)|
|John Bartholomew (D)||1,202|
|Roy Moffitt (R)||769|
Comprehensive donor information for Bartholomew is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Bartholomew raised a total of $5,667 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 24, 2013.
|John Bartholomew's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Vermont State House, District Windsor-1||$1,897|
|2010||Vermont State House, District Windsor-4||$3,770|
|Grand Total Raised||$5,667|
2012Bartholomew won re-election to the Vermont House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Bartholomew raised a total of $1,897.
|Vermont House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to John Bartholomew's campaign in 2012|
|Patient Choices Vermont||$200|
|Total Raised in 2012||$1,897|
|Source:Follow the Money|
In 2010, when Bartholomew first won election to the House, he collected $3,770 in donations.
His largest contributors in 2010 were:
|Windsor County Democratic Committee||$300|
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- National Federation of Independent Business in Vermont: 2013-2014 Legislative Voting Record
- Legislators are scored based on their votes on key small business issues.
- Vermont Businesses for Social Responsibility: 2011-2012 Legislative Scorecard
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- Vermont Conservation Voters: 2011-2012 Environmental Scorecard
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- Vermont Public Interest Research Group: 2011-2012 Legislative Scorecard
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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. Here's how Bartholomew 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|
Bartholomew served on the boards of the Upper Valley Music Center and Revels North. He and his wife, Julianna Harden, live with their daughter in a co-housing community on a small farm.
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- Campaign contributions: 2010
- Vermont Secretary of State, "2014 Candidate Listing," June 13, 2014
- ‘’Vermont Secretary of State’’, “2014 General Election Candidate Listing”, accessed October 11, 2014
- Vermont Secretary of State, "Election Results Search," accessed April 24, 2014
- followthemoney.org, "Bartholomew, John L," accessed September 24, 2013
- Follow the Money, "Candidate summary," accessed July 4, 2011
- Ethan Allen Institute, "Report Cards," accessed September 10, 2013