Ben R. Miranda

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Ben R. Miranda
Arizona House of Representatives District 16
Former member
Term in office began
2003
Term in office ended
2010
Political party Democratic
Profession Attorney
Ben R. Miranda was a Democratic member of the Arizona House of Representatives, representing the 16th District from 2003 to 2011. He is also a member of the Roosevelt School Board.

Miranda is an attorney in private practice and hosts a legal radio program. He is a member of the American Red Cross Board, Arizona Trial Lawyers Association Board, and founder of Proyeto Manzana.[1]

Committee assignments

Miranda's sponsored bills include:

  • HB 2102 - financial institution records; disclosure; notice
  • HB 2106 - prohibit photo radar; state highways
  • HB 2521 - university tuition; fund sweeps; prohibition
  • HB 2606 - civil rights; discrimination; employment

For a full listed of sponsored bills see the House website.

Elections

2010

See also: Arizona House of Representatives elections, 2010

Miranda was ineligible to run for re-election in 2010 due to the term limits of the Arizona House of Representatives.

2008

On November 4, 2008, Miranda and Cloves Campbell Jr. were elected to the 16th District Seat in the Arizona House of Representatives, defeating opponent Raymond Williams (R).[2]

Miranda raised $35,347 for the campaign, Campbell raised $12,980, and Williams raised $1,600.[3]

Arizona State House, District 16 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Cloves Campbell Jr. (D) 26,247
Green check mark transparent.png Ben Miranda (D) 28,654
Raymond Williams (R) 11,733

Campaign donors

Below are Miranda's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2008 election:[4]

Contributor 2008 total
Public Fund $32,303
Ben Miranda $180
Ofelia Gonzales $130
Kino Flores $130
Mark Gonzales $130

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Arizona State House District 16
2003–2011
Succeeded by
Ruben Gallego