|Arizona House of Representatives District 29|
|January 5, 2015|
|Years in position||2|
|Per diem||$35/day for the first 120 days of regular session and for special sessions and $10/day thereafter.|
|Elections and appointments|
|First elected||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Term limits||Four consecutive terms|
|Bachelor's||Arizona State University West, 2001|
|Associate's||Glendale Community College, 1998|
|J.D.||Arizona State University, 2008|
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Quezada served on the following committees:
|Arizona Committee Assignments, 2013|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Quezada served on these committees:
|Arizona Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Banking and Insurance|
Quezada's website highlighted the following campaign themes:
- Excerpt: "Increase the state’s investment in our children so kids can compete for jobs."
- Economic Development
- Excerpt: "An education workforce will help develop a stronger economy."
- Protecting the Vulnerable
- Excerpt: "Prevent the abuse of children, women and the elderly."
The Goldwater Institute releases its "Legislative Report Card" annually for all Arizona legislators. This report card tracks how legislators voted on key votes and assigns them a letter grade based on how closely their votes agree with the Institute's positions. The primary values emphasized in the ratings are whether votes expand or restrict liberty.
Quezada received a score of 36 out of 100 in the 2012 report card for a grade of F according to the Goldwater Institute’s grading scale. He did not receive a 2011 score because s his/her score on the 2011 report card. X’s X in 2012 was the X highest grade among all 60 Arizona State Representatives.
Quezada won re-election in the 2012 election for Arizona House of Representatives District 29. He amd Lydia Hernandez defeated Martin Samaniego in the Democratic primary on August 28, 2012. He won the general election on November 6, 2012.
|Arizona House of Representatives, District 29, General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||Martin J. Quezada Incumbent||48%||20,150|
|Arizona House of Representatives, District 29 Democratic Primary, 2012|
|Martin Quezada Incumbent||36%||3,336|
Comprehensive donor information for Quezada is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Quezada raised a total of $40,147 during that time period. This information was last updated on May 23, 2013.
|Martin Quezada's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Arizona State House, District 29||$15,697|
|2010||Arizona State House, District 13||$24,450|
|Grand Total Raised||$40,147|
2012Quezada won election to the Arizona House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Quezada raised a total of $15,967.
|Arizona House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Martin Quezada's campaign in 2012|
|Plumbers & Steamfitters Local 469||$1,736|
|Arizona Association of Realtors||$1,000|
|Arizona Education Association||$750|
|Nabozny, Julian C||$424|
|Total Raised in 2012||$15,967|
|Source:Follow the Money|
2010Quezada lost the election for the Arizona House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Quezada raised a total of $25,450.
|Arizona House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Martin Quezada's campaign in 2010|
|Quezada, Martin John||$340|
|Total Raised in 2010||$25,450|
|Source:Follow the Money|
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- Arizona House panel votes to repeal new election law - ABC15.com (KNXV-TV)
- Arizona Legislature OKs millions for child-welfare agency - azcentral
- State House Kills Drive for a Public Vote on Election Laws - KNAU Arizona Public Radio
- La Salle girls basketball tops Highland - Yakima Herald-Republic
- Naches Valley girls basketball tops Highland - Yakima Herald-Republic
- Prosecutor: Smuggling should factor in executions - KTAR.com
- Businesses using reform confusion to bilk migrants - azcentral.com
- Governing the States and Localities, "Quezada Appointed to Arizona’s District 13 House Seat," March 5, 2012
- Campaign website, Issues
- Goldwater Institute "2012 Legislative Report Card for Arizona's 50th Legislature, First Regular Session," August 15, 2012
- Arizona Secretary of State, "2010 Primary candidate list," accessed December 20, 2013
- Arizona Secretary of State, Official 2012 Primary Results
- followthemoney.org, "Quezada, Martin," accessed April 23, 2013