Rosita Youngblood

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Rosita Youngblood
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Pennsylvania State House District 198
Incumbent
In office
1994 - Present
Term ends
December 1, 2014
Years in position 20
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$84,012/year
Per diem$157/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedApril 19, 1994
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sAntioch University, 1985
Personal
Birthday12/20/1946
Websites
Office website
Personal website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Rosita C. Youngblood (b. December 20, 1946) is a Democratic member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, representing District 198. She was first elected to the chamber after she won a special election on April 19, 1994.

Biography

Youngblood earned her B.A. in Human Services from Antioch University in 1985.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Pennsylvania Committee Assignments, 2013
Gaming Oversight, Democratic Chair

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2014

See also: Pennsylvania House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Pennsylvania House of Representatives will take place in 2014. A primary election took place May 20, 2014. The general election will take place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 11, 2014. Incumbent Rosita Youngblood defeated John L. Connelly in the Democratic primary. Youngblood is unchallenged in the general election.[2][3]

2012

See also: Pennsylvania House of Representatives elections, 2012

Youngblood ran in the 2012 election for Pennsylvania House District 198. Youngblood defeated Malik Boyd and Charisma Presley in the Democratic primary on April 24 and was unchallenged in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012. [4][5]

Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 198, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngRosita Youngblood Incumbent 100% 26,517
Total Votes 26,517
Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 198 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngRosita Youngblood Incumbent 47.5% 4,087
Malik Boyd 24.4% 2,102
Charisma Presley 28.1% 2,424
Total Votes 8,613

2010

See also: Pennsylvania House of Representatives elections, 2010

Youngblood won re-election to District 198 in 2010. She had no primary opposition and defeated Democrat Eric Wolfgang in the general election which took place on November 2, 2010.[6]

Pennsylvania State House, District 198
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Rosita Youngblood (D) 17,939 100.0%

2008

See also: Pennsylvania House of Representatives elections, 2008

On November 4, 2008, Youngblood won re-election to District 198 of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives. He received 26,351 votes while running unopposed.[7]

Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 198
Candidates Votes Percent
Rosita C. Youngblood (D) Green check mark transparent.png 26,351 100.0%

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Rosita Youngblood is available dating back to 1998. Based on available campaign finance records, Rosita Youngblood raised a total of $445,513 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 19, 2013.[8]

Rosita Youngblood's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 198 Won $67,032
2010 Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 198 Won $30,520
2008 Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 198 Won $92,419
2006 Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 198 Won $67,035
2004 Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 198 Won $73,250
2002 Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 198 Won $24,760
2000 Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 198 Won $49,785
1998 Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 198 Won $40,712
Grand Total Raised $445,513

2012

Rosita Youngblood won re-election to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Rosita Youngblood raised a total of $67,032.
Pennsylvania House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Rosita Youngblood's campaign in 2012
Electrical Workers Local 98$17,500
Pennsylvania Bar Association$3,200
Pennsylvania Future Fund$2,500
Cmte to Re-elect Shirley Kitchen$2,500
Bob Brady for Congress$2,000
Total Raised in 2012$67,032
Source:Follow the Money

2010

In 2010, Youngblood received $30,520 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[9]

Pennsylvania House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Rosita Youngblood's campaign in 2010
Electrical Workers Local 98$6,000
Gabby, Joseph$3,000
Cement Masons Local 592$1,000
Pennsylvania Federation of Teachers$1,000
Metropolitan Regional Council of Carpenters & Joiners$1,000
Total Raised in 2010 $30,520

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Pennsylvania House Of Representatives District 198
1994–present
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