Roy Dyson

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Roy Dyson
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Maryland State Senate District 29
Incumbent
In office
1995-Present
Term ends
January 5, 2015
Years in position 19
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$43,500/year
Per diem$143/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected1994
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
United States House of Representatives
1981-1991
Maryland State House of Delegates
1975-1981
Personal
BirthdayNovember 15, 1948
Place of birthGreat Mills, Maryland
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Roy P. Dyson is a Democratic member of the Maryland State Senate, representing District 29. He was first elected to the chamber in 1994.

Dyson served in the Maryland House of Delegates from 1975 to 1981.

Biography

Dyson earned his bachelor's degree from the University of Maryland.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2014

See also: Maryland State Senate elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Maryland State Senate will take place in 2014. A primary election took place June 24, 2014. The general election will be held on November 4, 2014. The filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was February 25, 2014. Incumbent Roy Dyson was unopposed in the Democratic primary, while Steve Waugh defeated Larry Jarboe and Cindy Jones in the Republican primary.[1][2]

Maryland State Senate, District 29 Republican Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngSteve Waugh 43.7% 3,107
Cindy Jones 29.1% 2,071
Larry Jarboe 27.2% 1,939
Total Votes 7,117

2010

See also: Maryland State Senate elections, 2010

Dyson ran for re-election to the 29th District seat in 2010. He had no primary opposition. Dyson defeated Stephen Waugh (R) in the general election on November 2, 2010.[3]

Maryland State Senate, District 29 (2010) General Election
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Roy Dyson (D) 22,368 51.5%
Stephen Waugh (R) 21,090 48.5%

2006

On November 7, 2006, Dyson ran for District 29 of the Maryland State Senate, beating Thomas McKay.[4]

Dyson raised $92,175 for his campaign.[5]

Maryland Senate, District 29
Candidates Votes Percent
Roy Dyson (D) 25,258 63.9%
Thomas McKay (R) 14,188 35.9%
Write-Ins 62 0.2%


Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, a year in which Dyson was up for re-election, he raised $55,764 in donations.[6]

His four largest contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
Maryland Realtors Association $3,750
Marylanders For The Preservation of Firearms Ownership $2,000
Service Employees DC & Maryland State Council 54 $2,000
Maryland Dental Association $1,500

2006

In 2006 Roy Dyson collected $92,175 in donations.[7]

His four largest contributors in 2006 were:

Donor Amount
Maryland Realtors Association $6,000
Friends of Paula Hollinger $6,000
Citizens for Frosh $6,000
Service Employees DC & Maryland State Council 54 $4,000

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Maryland Senate District 29
1995–present
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