Liane Sorenson

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Liane Sorenson
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Delaware State Senate District 6
Former member
In office
1995 - 2013
PartyRepublican
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2008
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Delaware
Master'sUniversity of Delaware
Personal
Birthday08/13/1947
Place of birthChicago, IL
ProfessionLegislator
CandidateVerification
Liane Sorenson is a former Republican member of the Delaware State Senate, representing District 6 from 1994 to 2013. She served as Senate Minority Whip. She served in the Delaware House of Representatives from 1992 to 1994.

Biography

Sorenson earned her B.S. and M.C. from the University of Delaware.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Sorenson served on these committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Delaware State Senate elections, 2012

Sorenson did not run for re-election in 2012.[1][2][3]

2008

On November 4, 2008, Sorenson won re-election to the Delaware State Senate from Delaware's 6th Senate District. Sorenson defeated John Mackenzie (D). Sorenson received 7,195 votes in the election, whereas Mackenzie only received 6,831 votes.[4] Sorenson raised $69,239 for her campaign in 2008; Mackenzie raised $16,656.[5]

Delaware State Senate, District 6 (2008)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Liane Sorenson (R) 7,195 51.3%
John Mackenzie (D) 6,831 48.7%

Campaign donors

2010 (Off-cycle)

Delaware State Senate 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Liane Sorenson's campaign in 2010
Christian, Joanne$300
AT&T$250
Medco Health Solutions$150
Anheuser-Busch$100
Total Raised in 2010 $800

2008

In 2008, Sorenson collected $69,239 in campaign contributions.[5] The ten largest contributors to her campaign were as follows:

Donor Amount
Alan Levin $600
Associated Builders and Contractors $600
Sheila Ross $600
Marilyn Hayward $600
Barbara B. Dupont $600
Wilmington Trust Corporation $600
Patrick Allen Ned Davis $600
Nancy Lickle $600
Lammot Copeland, Jr. $600
Gerret Van S. Copeland $600

Personal

Sorenson has a husband, Boyd.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Delaware Senate District 6
1994–2013
Succeeded by
Ernesto B. Lopez (R)