|Vermont Senate Chittenden District|
|2009 - present|
|January 7, 2015|
|Years in position||5|
|Per diem||$162/day (non-commuter) |
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|First elected||November 4, 2008|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Bachelor's||University of Vermont|
|Master's||Harvard University, JFK School of Government|
|Birthday||December 10, 1976|
|Place of birth||Framingham, MA|
Ashe earned his Bachelor's from the University of Vermont in 1999. He went on to receive his MPP from Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government in 2004.
Ashe was a councilman for Burlington City Council from 2004 to 2007.
Ashe was a member of the staff for Congressman Bernie Sanders from 1999 to 2001. He has worked as project manager for Cathedral Square since 2004.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Ashe served on the following committees:
|Vermont Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Finance, Chair|
|• Joint Energy|
|• Corrections Oversight|
|• Joint Transportation Oversight|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Ashe served on these committees:
|Vermont Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Corrections Oversight|
|• Economic Development, Housing and General Affairs, Vice-chair|
|• Joint Energy|
|• Legislative Council|
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Ashe served on these committees:
|Vermont Committee Assignments, 2009|
|• Economic Development, Housing and General Affairs|
- See also: Vermont State Senate elections, 2012
Ashe won re-election in the 2012 election for Vermont State Senate Chittenden District. Ashe advanced past the August 28 Democratic primary and won re-election in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.
- See also: Vermont State Senate elections, 2010
Ashe ran for re-election to the 7th District Seat (Chittenden District) in 2010. He ran against Virginia Lyons (D), Hinda Miller (D), Philip Baruth (D), Sally Fox (D), Frank Geier (D), and Andy Montroll (D) in the primary. He defeated Annette Roque Renaud (R), Dennis Bedard (R), Shelley Palmer (R), Mike Branon (R), Richard Jeroloman (I), Steve Laible (I), Mikey Van Gulden (I), Andy Montroll (D), and Larkin Forney (D) in the general election on November 2, 2010.
On November 4, 2008, Ashe won election by finishing sixth for the six-seat Chittenden District of the Vermont State Senate, receiving 28,103 votes behind Democrats Douglas Racine (44,856), Edward Flanagan (38,998), and Virginia Lyons (35,869), Republican Diane Snelling (32,394), and Democrat Hinda Miller (31,457) and ahead of Democrat Denise Barnard (27,687), Republicans Dennis Bedard (16,760), Darren Adams (15,894), Paula Spadaccini (15,110), Robyn Myers-Moore (15,029), and Agnes Clift (14,192), independent Tom Licata (11,411), Justice for Vermonters candidate Larkin Forney (3,141), and write-ins (524).
Ashe raised $17,119 for his campaign, against $7,918 by Lyons, $13,630 by Snelling, $2,300 by Miller, $16,940 by Barnard, and $11,208 by Licata.
Comprehensive donor information for Ashe is available dating back to 2008. Based on available campaign finance records, Ashe raised a total of $41,786 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 19, 2013.
|Timothy Ashe's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Vermont State Senate, District Chittenden||$10,526|
|2010||Vermont State Senate, District Chittenden||$14,141|
|2008||Vermont State Senate, District Chittenden||$17,119|
|Grand Total Raised||$41,786|
2012Ashe won re-election to the Vermont State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Ashe raised a total of $10,526.
|Vermont State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Timothy Ashe's campaign in 2012|
|Democracy For America||$500|
|Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 693||$500|
|Renewable Energy Vermont||$300|
|Total Raised in 2012||$10,526|
|Source:Follow the Money|
In 2010, Ashe received $14,141 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.
|Vermont State Senate 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Timothy Ashe's campaign in 2010|
|Vermont State Employees Association||$1,000|
|Professional Fire Fighters Of Vermont||$666|
|Total Raised in 2010||$14,141|
Ashe raised $17,119 for the 2008 election.
His major contributors are listed below.
|Tim Ashe for City Council||$331|
|International Brotherhood of Teamsters||$300|
The Ethan Allen Institute, a Vermont-based free-market public policy research and education organization, released its biennial publication, the Vermont Voters' Report Card, for the years 2011-2012. The report showed how Vermont legislators in the state House and state Senate voted on key issues important to the Institute. Here's how Ashe voted on the selected bills:
|Vermont Voters Scorecard, 2011-2012|
|National Popular Vote||Green Mountain Care||Green Mountain Care||Green Mountain Care||Tax Bill||Free Speech||Health Exchange||CVPS Rebate||Cloud Computing|
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- Sen. Ashe's website
- Biography from the Vermont Secretary of State website
- Profile from Open States
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2008
- List of Vermont Senators
- Facebook page
- Twitter feed
- Official primary candidate list
- General Election 2010 Official Results
- Vermont State Senate official 2008 election results
- Follow the Money's report on Ashe's 2008 campaign contributions
- followthemoney.org, "Ashe, Timothy," accessed September 19, 2013
- Follow the Money, "2010 contributions," accessed December 23, 2013
- Campaign contributions to Timothy Ashe
- Ethan Allen Institute "Report Cards," accessed September 10, 2013