Michele Brooks

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Michele Brooks
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Current candidacy
Running for Pennsylvania State Senate, District 50
Current office
Pennsylvania State House District 17
In office
2007 - Present
Term ends
December 1, 2014
Years in position 7
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$84,012/year
Per diem$157/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2006
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Websites
Office website
Personal website
CandidateVerification
Michele Brooks is a Republican member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, representing District 17. She was first elected to the chamber in 2006.

Brooks served as a member of the Mercer County Board of Commissioners. From 1996 to 2002, she served on the Jamestown Borough Council.

Brooks is not running for re-election to the House in 2014. She is instead running for District 50 in the Pennsylvania State Senate.[1]

Biography

Brooks graduated from the Anne Anstine Excellence in Public Services Series. Her professional experience includes being the co-founder and Vice President of Jamestown Future Foundation.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Pennsylvania Committee Assignments, 2013
Aging & Older Adult Services
Agriculture & Rural Affairs
Gaming Oversight
Professional Licensure

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2014

See also: Pennsylvania State Senate elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Pennsylvania State Senate will take place in 2014. A primary election took place May 20, 2014. The general election will take place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 11, 2014. Michael Muha was unopposed in the Democratic primary, while Michele Brooks defeated Jane Macpherson-Mrozek and Greg Lucas in the Republican primary. Muha and Brooks will face off in the general election.[2][3]

2012

See also: Pennsylvania House of Representatives elections, 2012

Brooks ran in the 2012 election for Pennsylvania House District 17. Brooks ran unchallenged in the April 24 primary and was unchallenged in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012. [4][5]

Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 17, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMichele Brooks Incumbent 100% 19,904
Total Votes 19,904

2010

See also: Pennsylvania House of Representatives elections, 2010

Brooks won re-election to District 17 in 2010. She was unopposed in both the May 18 Democratic primary and the November 2 general election.[6]

Pennsylvania State House, District 17
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Michele Brooks (R) 15,563 100.0%

2008

See also: Pennsylvania House of Representatives elections, 2008

On November 4, 2008, Brooks won re-election to District 17 of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives receiving 16,844 votes, defeating Democrat Donald Whiting (9,332).[7]

Brooks raised $69,673 for her campaign, while Whiting raised $7,890.[8]

Pennsylvania State House, District 17 (2008)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Michele Brooks (R) 16,844 64.4%
Donald Whiting (D) 9,332 35.7%

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Michele Brooks is available dating back to 2006. Based on available campaign finance records, Michele Brooks raised a total of $153,140 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 11, 2013.[9]

Michele Brooks's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 17 Won $11,588
2010 Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 17 Won $20,992
2008 Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 17 Won $69,673
2006 Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 17 Won $50,887
Grand Total Raised $153,140

2012

Michele Brooks won re-election to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Michele Brooks raised a total of $11,588.
Pennsylvania House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Michele Brooks's campaign in 2012
Duratz, James J$1,000
Pennsylvania Automotive Association$1,000
Mary Jo White for Pennsylvania Senate$500
Ppl Corp$500
Anderson, Douglas$500
Total Raised in 2012$11,588
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Brooks raised $20,992 during the 2010 election cycle.

Her top contributors are listed below.[10]

Donor Amount
Brooks, Guy $1,750
Duratz, James J $1,100
Steele, John $1,000
Maher, John A $600
Friends Of Mike Turzai $550

Personal

Brooks and her husband, Guy, have two children.

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Pennsylvania House Of Representatives District 17
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