Martha Walz

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Martha Walz
Martha Walz.jpg
Massachusetts House of Representatives Eighth Suffolk
Former Member
In office
2005 - January 30, 2013
PartyDemocratic
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sColgate University
Master'sHarvard University, 2000
J.D.New York University School of Law, 1987
Personal
ProfessionVice President of Development, Jumpstart
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Martha Walz (b. July 7, 1961) is a former Democratic member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives, representing the Eighth Suffolk District from 2005 to 2013. On January 30, 2013 she announced she was retired to become CEO of the Planned Parenthood League of Massachusetts.[1]

Walz is Vice President of Development for Jumpstart. She was Assistant Director of Human Resources for Boston Public Schools, Associate General Counsel of Harcourt General, Incorporated, and an Associate with Palmer and Dodge.

Walz is a member of the Boston Ward 5 Democratic Committee, National Abortion and Reproductive Rights Action League Pro-Choice Massachusetts Board, Women's Lunch Place Board, and Neighborhood Association of the Back Bay Board.[2]

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Walz served on the following committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Walz served on the following committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Massachusetts House of Representatives elections, 2012

Walz won re-election in the 2012 election for Massachusetts House of Representatives Eighth Suffolk District. Walz was unopposed in the September 6 Democratic primary and was unopposed in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[3][4]

2010

See also: Massachusetts House of Representatives elections, 2010

Walz won re-election to the Plymouth seat in 2010. She had no primary opposition. She defeated Brad Marston (R) in the general election on November 2, 2010.[5]

Massachusetts House of Representatives General Election, Eighth Suffolk District (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Martha Walz (D) 9,273
Brad Marston (R) 2,731

2008

On November 4, 2008, Walz won re-election to the Massachusetts House of Representatives, Sixth Suffolk, unopposed.[6]

Walz raised $49,288 for her campaign.[7]

Massachusetts State House of Representatives, Eighth Suffolk (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Martha Marty Walz (D) 13,821
All Others 151
Blanks 4,923

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, Walz received $114,946 in campaign donations. The largest donors are listed below.[8]

Massachusetts House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Martha Walz's campaign in 2010
Nemirovsky, Shelly H$1,000
High, Thomas William$1,000
Davis, John A$1,000
Llewellyn, Parker B$1,000
Carpenters & Joiners Local 40$1,000
Total Raised in 2010 $114,946

2008

Walz raised $49,288 in the 2008 election cycle.

Her major contributors are listed below.[9]

Donor Amount
20 different donors $500

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Massachusetts House of Representatives Suffolk 8
2005–2013
Succeeded by
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