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Sheryl Williams Stapleton

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Sheryl Williams Stapleton
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New Mexico House of Representatives District 19
Incumbent
In office
1995-Present
Term ends
December 31, 2014
Years in position 19
PartyDemocratic
Leadership
Majority Whip, New Mexico State House of Representatives
2011-Present
Compensation
Base salary$0/year
Per diem$159/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected1994
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of New Mexico
Master'sUniversity of New Mexico
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Sheryl Williams-Stapleton (b. 1958) is a Democratic member of the New Mexico House of Representatives, representing District 19. She was first elected to the chamber in 1994. She currently serves as Majority Whip.

Biography

Williams Stapleton earned a B.S. from the University of New Mexico in 1978 and a M.A. in Multicultural Education from the University of New Mexico in 1987. Her professional experience includes working as an Assistant Principal at a Career Enrichment Center, and as an educator for the Albuquerque Public School District.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

New Mexico Committee Assignments, 2013
Education
Labor and Human Resources, Vice-chair
Rules and Order of Business

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2014

See also: New Mexico House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of New Mexico House of Representatives will take place in 2014. A primary election took place June 3, 2014, and a general election will take place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was February 4, 2014. Incumbent Sheryl Williams Stapleton was unopposed in the Democratic primary and is unchallenged in the general election.[2][3]

2012

See also: New Mexico House of Representatives elections, 2012

Stapleton ran for re-election in 2012. She defeated Cara A. Valente-Compton in the June 5, 2012 Democratic primary.[4] She defeated Erica J. Landry and Hessel Edward Yntema III in the general election on November 6, 2012.[5][6]

New Mexico House of Representatives, District 19, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngSheryl Williams Stapleton Incumbent 59.3% 6,669
     Republican Erica J. Landry 24.1% 2,711
     Independent Hessel Edward Yntema III 16.5% 1,857
Total Votes 11,237
New Mexico House of Representatives, District 19 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngSheryl M. Williams-Stapleton Incumbent 56.9% 1,533
Cara A. Valente-Compton 43.1% 1,159
Total Votes 2,692

2010

Stapleton won re-election to District 19 in 2010. She had no primary opposition and defeated Anthony Romo (R) in the general election on November 2, 2010.[7]

New Mexico House of Representatives General Election, District 19 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Sherly Stapleton (D) 4,551 68.10%
Anthony Romo (R) 1,607 24.10%
Mark Curtis (L) 523 7.80%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Stapleton won re-election to District 19 in the New Mexico House of Representatives. Stapleton had no challenger.[8]

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Stapleton is available dating back to 1994. Based on available campaign finance records, Stapleton raised a total of $269,736 during that time period. This information was last updated on May 24, 2013.[9]

Sheryl Williams Stapleton's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 New Mexico State House, District 19 Won $55,531
2010 New Mexico State House, District 19 Won $38,735
2008 New Mexico State House, District 19 Won $26,060
2006 New Mexico State House, District 19 Won $24,395
2004 New Mexico State House, District 19 Won $16,950
2002 New Mexico State House, District 19 Won $24,125
2000 New Mexico State House, District 19 Won $2,650
1998 New Mexico State House, District 19 Won $32,635
1996 New Mexico State House, District 19 Won $13,245
1994 New Mexico State House, District 19 Won $35,410
Grand Total Raised $269,736

2012

Stapleton won re-election to the New Mexico State House in 2012. During that election cycle, Stapleton raised a total of $55,531.
New Mexico State House 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Sheryl Williams Stapleton's campaign in 2012
Plumbers & Steamfitters Local 412$5,500
Albuquerque Teachers Federation$4,800
New Mexico Federation of Teachers$4,463
New Mexico Trial Lawyers Association$3,000
Communications Workers$2,500
Total Raised in 2012$55,531
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Stapleton won re-election to the New Mexico State House in 2010. During that election cycle, Stapleton raised a total of $38,735.

2008

Stapleton won re-election to the New Mexico State House in 2008. During that election cycle, Stapleton raised a total of $26,060.

2006

Stapleton won re-election to the New Mexico State House in 2006. During that election cycle, Stapleton raised a total of $24,395.

2004

Stapleton won re-election to the New Mexico State House in 2004. During that election cycle, Stapleton raised a total of $16,950.

2002

Stapleton won re-election to the New Mexico State House in 2002. During that election cycle, Stapleton raised a total of $24,125.

2000

Stapleton won re-election to the New Mexico State House in 2000. During that election cycle, Stapleton raised a total of $2,650.

1998

Stapleton won re-election to the New Mexico State House in 1998. During that election cycle, Stapleton raised a total of $32,635.

1996

Stapleton won re-election to the New Mexico State House in 1996. During that election cycle, Stapleton raised a total of $13,245.

1994

Stapleton won election to the New Mexico State House in 1994. During that election cycle, Stapleton raised a total of $35,410.

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New Mexico House of Representatives - District 19
1995–present
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