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Juan Pichardo

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Juan Pichardo
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Rhode Island Senate District 2
Incumbent
In office
2003 - present
Term ends
January 6, 2015
Years in position 11
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$14,185.95/year
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 5, 2002
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sRhode Island College
Associate'sCommunity College of Rhode Island/Community College of the Air Force
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Air National Guard
Personal
BirthdayOctober 21, 1966
Place of birthDominican Republic
ProfessionPresident of CTE Energy
ReligionCatholic
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Juan M. Pichardo (b. October 21, 1966) is a Democratic member of the Rhode Island State Senate, representing District 2. He was first elected to the chamber in 2002. He is currently serving as the Deputy Majority Leader.

Biography

Pichardo earned his A.A. in Liberal Arts from the Community College of Rhode Island in 1992, his A.A. in Audio Visual from the Community College of the Air Force in 2001 and his B.A. in Political Science from Rhode Island College. His professional experience includes working at Rhode Island Hospital and as the President of CTE Energy. Pichardo served as a Master Sergeant in the United States Air National Guard for 22 years.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Rhode Island Committee Assignments, 2013
Housing & Municipal Government, Chair
Finance
Special Legislation & Veterans' Affairs

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: Rhode Island State Senate elections, 2012

Pichardo won re-election in District 2. He was unopposed in the Democratic primary on September 11, 2012. Pichardo defeated Ramon A. Perez (I) and Luis E. Pimentel (I) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[1]

Rhode Island State Senate, District 2, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJuan Pichardo Incumbent 81.4% 5,132
     Independent Ramon A. Perez 11.3% 715
     Independent Luis E. Pimentel 6.9% 435
     Other Write-in 0.4% 25
Total Votes 6,307

2010

See also: Rhode Island State Senate elections, 2010

Pichardo was re-elected in District 2. He defeated Luis Pimentel in the September 14 Democratic primary. He defeated Republican Robert Kenny III in the November 2 general election.[2]

Rhode Island State Senate, District 2
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Juan Pichardo (D) 3706
Robert Kenny III (R) 579

2008

See also: Rhode Island State Senate elections, 2008

On November 4, 2008, Pichardo was re-elected to District 2 in the Rhode Island State Senate.[3] Pichardo raised $29,990 for her campaign, while Maysen did not raise any money.[4]

Rhode Island State Senate, District 2 (2008)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Juan Pichardo (D) 5,669
Brian Mayben (R) 614

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Juan Pichardo is available dating back to 2000. Based on available campaign finance records, Juan Pichardo raised a total of $205,187 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 25, 2013.[5]

Juan Pichardo's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Rhode Island State Senate, District 2 Won $16,069
2010 Rhode Island State Senate, District 2 Won $32,057
2008 Rhode Island State Senate, District 2 Won $29,990
2006 Rhode Island State Senate, District 2 Won $49,046
2004 Rhode Island State Senate, District 2 Won $40,316
2002 Rhode Island State Senate, District 2 Won $26,571
2000 Rhode Island State Senate, District 10 Defeated $11,138
Grand Total Raised $205,187

2012

Juan Pichardo won re-election to the Rhode Island State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Juan Pichardo raised a total of $16,069.

2010

Juan Pichardo won re-election to the Rhode Island State Senate in 2010. During that election cycle, Juan Pichardo raised a total of $32,057.

2008

Juan Pichardo won re-election to the Rhode Island State Senate in 2008. During that election cycle, Juan Pichardo raised a total of $29,990.

2006

Juan Pichardo won re-election to the Rhode Island State Senate in 2006. During that election cycle, Juan Pichardo raised a total of $49,046.

2004

Juan Pichardo won re-election to the Rhode Island State Senate in 2004. During that election cycle, Juan Pichardo raised a total of $40,316.

2002

Juan Pichardo won election to the Rhode Island State Senate in 2002. During that election cycle, Juan Pichardo raised a total of $26,571.

2000

Juan Pichardo lost the election for the Rhode Island State Senate in 2000. During that election cycle, Juan Pichardo raised a total of $11,138.

Personal

Pichardo and his wife, Janet, have three children.

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Rhode Island State Senate District 2
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