Larry Valencia

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Larry Valencia
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Rhode Island House of Representatives District 39
Incumbent
In office
2011 - Present
Term ends
January 6, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$14,947.34/year
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sCharter Oak College
Master'sSt. John's University
Personal
ProfessionFreelance technical and medical writer
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Larry Valencia (b. July 29, 1958) is a Democratic member of the Rhode Island House of Representatives, representing District 39. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010.

Biography

Valencia earned his B.S. from Charter Oak College in 1988 and his M.S. from St. John's University in 1977. His professional experience includes working as a freelance technical and medical writer.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Rhode Island Committee Assignments, 2013
Finance
Environment and Natural Resources

2011-2012

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

Elections

2014

See also: Rhode Island House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Rhode Island House of Representatives will consist of a primary election on September 9, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was June 25, 2014. Incumbent Larry Valencia is unopposed in the Democratic primary, while Michael Picillo will face Justin Price in the Republican primary.[2]

2012

See also: Rhode Island House of Representatives elections, 2012

Valencia won re-election in the 2012 election for Rhode Island House of Representatives District 39. Valencia was unopposed in the September 11 Democratic primary and defeated Clay P. Johnson (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[3][4][5]

Rhode Island House of Representatives, District 39, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngLarry Valencia Incumbent 53.5% 3,336
     Republican Clay P. Johnson 46.4% 2,892
     Other Write-in 0.2% 10
Total Votes 6,238

2010

See also: Rhode Island House of Representatives elections, 2010

Valencia was unopposed in the September 14 Democratic primary and defeated Republican Michael Picillo in the November 2 general election.[6][7]

Rhode Island House District 39
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Larry Valencia (D) 2732
Michael Picillo (R) 2586

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Larry Valencia is available dating back to 2008. Based on available campaign finance records, Larry Valencia raised a total of $28,224 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 2, 2013.[8]

Larry Valencia's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Rhode Island House of Representatives, District 39 Won $13,687
2010 Rhode Island House of Representatives, District 39 Won $7,040
2008 Rhode Island House of Representatives, District 39 Defeated $7,497
Grand Total Raised $28,224

2012

Larry Valencia won re-election to the Rhode Island House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Larry Valencia raised a total of $13,687.
Rhode Island House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Larry Valencia's campaign in 2012
Valencia, Lawrence M$4,100
Richmond Democratic Town Cmte$1,000
Ct Healthcare-District 1199 PAC$750
Gordon Fox RI House Leadership$500
Rhode Island State Association of Fire Fighters$500
Total Raised in 2012$13,687
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Larry Valencia won election to the Rhode Island House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Larry Valencia raised a total of $7,040.

2008

Larry Valencia lost the election for the Rhode Island House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, Larry Valencia raised a total of $7,497.

Personal

Valencia and his wife, Patty, have three children, Lee, Jacqueline and Xaviera. He served as a member of the Richmond Zoning Board of Review from 2002 to January 2012; as a member of the Richmond Economic Development Commission (Chairman from 2007 to 2010); and as Chairman of the Home Rule Charter Commission from 2007 to 2008.[1]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Rodney Driver (D)
Rhode Island House of Representatives - District 39
2011–present
Succeeded by
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