Steve Santarsiero

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Steve Santarsiero
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Pennsylvania State House District 31
Incumbent
In office
2009 - Present
Term ends
December 1, 2014
Years in position 5
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$84,012/year
Per diem$157/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2008
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sTufts University
Master'sHoly Family University
J.D.University of Pennsylvania Law School
Personal
ProfessionTeacher/Attorney
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Steve J. Santarsiero is a Democratic member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, representing District 31. He was first elected to the chamber in 2008.

Santarsiero has served as a Board Member/Chairman on the Lower Makefield Board of Supervisors since 2003.

Biography

Santarsiero earned his B.A. from Tufts University, his M.Ed. from Holy Family University and his J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania Law School. His professional experience includes working as an attorney and as a social studies teacher for Bensalem High School.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Pennsylvania Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations
Ethics
Education, Democratic Secretary
Environmental Resources & Energy
Transportation

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Santarsiero 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 Steve Santarsiero was unopposed in the Democratic primary, while David William Gibbon was unopposed in the Republican primary. Santarsiero and Gibbon will face off in the general election.[1][2]

2012

See also: Pennsylvania House of Representatives elections, 2012

Santarsiero ran in the 2012 election for Pennsylvania House District 31. Santarsiero ran unchallenged in the Democratic primary on April 24 and defeated Anne Chapman in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012. [3][4]

Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 31, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngSteve Santarsiero Incumbent 57.7% 20,640
     Republican Anne Chapman 42.3% 15,105
Total Votes 35,745

2010

See also: Pennsylvania House of Representatives elections, 2010

Santarsiero won re-election to District 31 in 2010. He had no primary opposition and defeated Republican Robert Ciervo in the general election which took place on November 2, 2010.[5]

Pennsylvania State House, District 31
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Steve Santarsiero (D) 13,482 50.3%
Robert Ciervo (R) 13,320 49.7%

2008

See also: Pennsylvania House of Representatives elections, 2008

On November 4, 2008, Santarsiero won re-election to District 31 of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives. He received 18,952 votes, defeating Republican Pete Stainthorpe (16,873).[6]

Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 31
Candidates Votes Percent
Steve Santarsiero (D) Green check mark transparent.png 18,952 52.9%
Pete Stainthorpe (R) 16,873 47.1%

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Steve Santarsiero is available dating back to 2008. Based on available campaign finance records, Steve Santarsiero raised a total of $1,390,894 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 11, 2013.[7]

Steve Santarsiero's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 31 Won $427,110
2010 Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 31 Won $532,635
2008 Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 31 Won $431,149
Grand Total Raised $1,390,894

2012

Steve Santarsiero won re-election to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Steve Santarsiero raised a total of $427,110.
Pennsylvania House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Steve Santarsiero's campaign in 2012
Pennsylvania Association for Justice$44,000
District 31 Democratic Cmte$30,001
Pennsylvania Democratic Party$29,850
Pennsylvania State Education Association$25,500
America Votes Pennsylvania$25,000
Total Raised in 2012$427,110
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Santarsiero raised $502,335 during the 2010 election cycle.

His top contributors are listed below.[8]

Donor Amount
House Democratic Campaign Cmte Of Pennsylvania $155,261
Pennsylvania Democratic Party $49,950
Bucks County Democratic Cmte $22,050
Pennsylvania Association For Justice $21,000
Pennsylvania Education Association $19,000

Personal

Santarsiero and his wife, Ronni, have three children.

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Pennsylvania House Of Representatives District 31
2009–present
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