Michelle Fay

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Michelle Fay
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Vermont House of Representatives Caledonia 3
Incumbent
In office
January 9, 2013 - Present
Term ends
January 7, 2015
Years in position 1
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$660.06/week
Per diem$107/day (non-commuter)
$61/day (commuter)
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
High schoolMiddlebury Union High School, 1989
Bachelor'sUniversity of Vermont, 1993
Master'sHarvard University, 2011
Personal
ProfessionNon-profit administrator
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Michelle B. Fay is a Democratic member of the Vermont House of Representatives, representing Caledonia-3. She was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Vermont Committee Assignments, 2013
Judiciary

Issues

Campaign themes

2012

Fay's campaign website says she would support "policies that support small business, promote sustainable jobs and protect Vermont’s legacy of a working landscape," as well as "affordable health care," "quality child care," "successful schools," "good jobs," and "support for aging with dignity."

Elections

2014

See also: Vermont House of Representatives elections, 2014

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. Caledonia-3 has two state representatives. Incumbents Robert South and Michelle Fay were unopposed in the Democratic primary. Scott Beck and Janssen Whillhoit defeated Tom Moore in the Republican primary.[1][2][3][4]

Vermont House of Representatives, Caledonia-3 District Republican Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngScott Beck 38.5% 284
Green check mark transparent.pngJanssen Whillhoit 38.4% 283
Tom Moore 23.1% 170
Total Votes 737

2012

See also: Vermont House of Representatives elections, 2012

Fay won election in the 2012 election for Vermont House of Representatives Caledonia 3. Fay was unopposed in the August 28 Democratic primary and won election in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[5]

Vermont House of Representatives, Caledonia 3 District, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngMichelle Fay 32.6% 1,525
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngRobert South Incumbent 36.2% 1,694
     Republican Gary Reis Incumbent 31.2% 1,463
Total Votes 4,682

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Fay is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Fay raised a total of $5,884 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 21, 2013.[6]

Michelle Fay's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Vermont State House, District Caledonia-3 Won $5,884
Grand Total Raised $5,884

2012

Fay won election to the Vermont House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Fay raised a total of $5,884.
Vermont House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Michelle Fay's campaign in 2012
Offit, Andy$1,000
Caledonia County Democratic Cmte$375
Fay, Michelle$326
Tillard, Tamecca$250
Rey, Jorge$150
Total Raised in 2012$5,884
Source:Follow the Money

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2013-2014

In 2013, the Vermont General Assembly was in session from January 9 to May 14. In 2014, the Vermont General Assembly was in session from January 7 to May 10.

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