Edwin Vargas

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Edwin Vargas
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Connecticut House of Representatives District 6
Incumbent
In office
January 9, 2013-Present
Term ends
January 7, 2015
Years in position 1
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$28,000/year
Per diemNone
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Websites
Campaign website
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Edwin Vargas is a Democratic member of the Connecticut House of Representatives, representing District 6. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Connecticut Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations
Commerce
Children

Elections

2012

See also: Connecticut House of Representatives elections, 2012

Vargas ran in the 2012 election for Connecticut House of Representatives District 6. Vargas defeated incumbent Hector Robles in the Democratic primary on August 14, 2012. He defeated Michael Lupo (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[2][3][4]

Connecticut House of Representatives, District 6, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngEdwin Vargas 89% 5,031
     Republican Michael J. Lupo 11% 620
Total Votes 5,651
Connecticut House of Representatives, District 6 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngEdwin Vargas 56% 658
Hector Robles Incumbent 44% 518
Total Votes 1,176

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Vargas is available dating back to 2008. Based on available campaign finance records, Vargas raised a total of $239,751 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 16, 2013.[5]

Edwin Vargas's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Connecticut State House, District 6 Won $59,384
2010 Connecticut State House, District 6 Defeated $91,673
2008 Connecticut State House, District 6 Defeated $88,694
Grand Total Raised $239,751

2012

Vargas Connecticut House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Vargas raised a total of $59,384.

2010

Vargas lost the election for the Connecticut House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Vargas raised a total of $91,673.

2008

Vargas lost the election for the Connecticut House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, Vargas raised a total of $88,694.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Hector Robles (D)
Connecticut House of Representatives 6
2013–present
Succeeded by
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