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Barbara Rachelson

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Barbara Rachelson
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Vermont House of Representatives Chittenden 6-6
Incumbent
In office
January 9, 2013 - Present
Term ends
January 7, 2015
Years in position 1
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$660.06/week
Per diem$107/day (non-commuter)
$61/day (commuter)
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Barbara Rachelson is a Democratic member of the Vermont House of Representatives, representing Chittenden 6-6. She was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Vermont Committee Assignments, 2013
Education

Elections

2014

See also: Vermont House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Vermont House of Representatives will take place in 2014. A primary election took place August 26, 2014. The general election will be held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was June 12, 2014. Incumbent Barbara Rachelson was unopposed in the Democratic primary.[1][2][3][4] After winning her unopposed primary, Rachelson will also face no opposition in the general election for the district's single seat.[5]

2012

See also: Vermont House of Representatives elections, 2012

Rachelson won election in the 2012 election for Vermont House of Representatives Chittenden 6-6. Rachelson was unopposed in the August 28 Democratic primary and was unopposed in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[6]

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Rachelson is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Rachelson raised a total of $1,792 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 21, 2013.[7]

Barbara Rachelson's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Vermont State House, District Chittenden-6-6 Won $1,792
Grand Total Raised $1,792

2012

Rachelson won election to the Vermont House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Rachelson raised a total of $1,792.
Vermont House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Barbara Rachelson's campaign in 2012
Cowan, Kelly$250
Rachelson, Mort/Nikki$200
Ellis, Jane$200
Peabody, Mark$125
Cheitlin, Kenneth$100
Total Raised in 2012$1,792
Source:Follow the Money

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2013-2014

In 2013, the Vermont General Assembly was in session from January 9 to May 14. In 2014, the Vermont General Assembly was in session from January 7 to May 10.

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