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}}{{tnr}}'''Anthony "Tony" R. Bucco''' (b. February 24, 1938) is a [[Republican]] member of the [[New Jersey Senate]], representing District 25. He was first elected to the chamber in 1997. Bills that have been sponsored by Senator Bucco include Senate Bill 55 and Senate Bill 87.<ref> [http://www.njleg.state.nj.us/bills/BillsBySponsor.asp Bills Sponsored by Senators and Representatives]</ref>  Bucco currently serves as the [[State Senate Deputy Minority Leader|Deputy Minority Leader]].
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}}{{tnr}}'''Anthony "Tony" R. Bucco''' (b. February 24, 1938) is a [[Republican]] member of the [[New Jersey Senate]], representing [[New Jersey State Senate District 25|District 25]]. He was first elected to the chamber in 1997. Bills that have been sponsored by Senator Bucco include Senate Bill 55 and Senate Bill 87.<ref> [http://www.njleg.state.nj.us/bills/BillsBySponsor.asp ''New Jersey State Legislature,'' "Bills Sponsored by Senators and Representatives," accessed April 10, 2014]</ref>  Bucco currently serves as the [[State Senate Deputy Minority Leader|Deputy Minority Leader]].
  
Bucco was a Freeholder for the Morris County Board of Freeholders from 1989 to 1992 and the Mayor of Boonton, New Jersey from 1984 to 1989.<ref>[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=4423 Anthony Bucco at Project Vote Smart]</ref>  
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Bucco was a Freeholder for the Morris County Board of Freeholders from 1989 to 1992 and the Mayor of Boonton, New Jersey from 1984 to 1989.<ref name=bio>[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=4423 ''Project Vote Smart'', "Biography," accessed April 10, 2014]</ref>
  
 
==Biography==
 
==Biography==
Bucco graduated from high school in 1956. He later attended the Community College of New York and the Hume Institute.<ref>[http://www.njleg.state.nj.us/members/BIO.asp?Leg=148 Official website of Anthony Bucco]</ref>  His professional experience includes serving as the President/Chief Executive Officer of the Baker Adhesive Division for AMB Enterprises from 2006 to 2007, as President of Ultimate Adhesive and Coatings from 2000 to 2006, as Senior Vice President of Thomas Dunn from 1996 to 2000 and as District Manager of United Resins from 1985 to 1996.  Bucco served in the U.S. Army Reserve from 1957 to 1965. <ref>[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=4423 Anthony Bucco at Project Vote Smart]</ref>
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Bucco graduated from high school in 1956. He later attended the Community College of New York and the Hume Institute.<ref>[http://www.njleg.state.nj.us/members/BIO.asp?Leg=148 ''New Jersey State Legislature,'' "Biography of Anthony Bucco," accessed April 10, 2014]</ref>  His professional experience includes serving as the President/Chief Executive Officer of the Baker Adhesive Division for AMB Enterprises from 2006 to 2007, as President of Ultimate Adhesive and Coatings from 2000 to 2006, as Senior Vice President of Thomas Dunn from 1996 to 2000 and as District Manager of United Resins from 1985 to 1996.  Bucco served in the U.S. Army Reserve from 1957 to 1965.<ref name=bio/>
  
 
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:: ''See also: [[New Jersey State Senate elections, 2013]]''
  
Bucco won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2013|2013 election]] for [[New Jersey State Senate elections, 2013|New Jersey State Senate]] District 25. Bucco was unopposed in the June 4 Republican primary and defeated [[Maureen Castriotta]] (I) in the general election on November 5, 2013.<ref>[http://nj.gov/state/elections/2013-results/2013-official-primary-results-state-senate.pdf ''New Jersey Department of State'', "Official Primary Election Results," Accessed July 26, 2013]</ref><ref name=gencand>[http://nj.gov/state/elections/2013-results/2013-official-general-candidates-state-senate-0912.pdf ''New Jersey Department of State'', "Official general election candidates," September 9, 2013]</ref><ref>[http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/files/elections/2013/by_state/NJ_Page_1105.html?SITE=AP&SECTION=POLITICS ''Associated Press,'' "New Jersey - Summary Vote Results," November 6, 2013]</ref><ref>[http://nj.gov/state/elections/2013-results/2013-official-general-election-results-state-senate.pdf ''New Jersey Department of State,'' "2013 Official General Election results," accessed December 5, 2013]</ref>
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Bucco won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2013|2013 election]] for [[New Jersey State Senate elections, 2013|New Jersey State Senate]] District 25. Bucco was unopposed in the June 4 Republican primary and defeated [[Maureen Castriotta]] (I) in the general election on November 5, 2013.<ref>[http://nj.gov/state/elections/2013-results/2013-official-primary-results-state-senate.pdf ''New Jersey Department of State'', "Official Primary Election Results," accessed July 26, 2013]</ref><ref name=gencand>[http://nj.gov/state/elections/2013-results/2013-official-general-candidates-state-senate-0912.pdf ''New Jersey Department of State'', "Official general election candidates," September 9, 2013]</ref><ref>[http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/files/elections/2013/by_state/NJ_Page_1105.html?SITE=AP&SECTION=POLITICS ''Associated Press'', "New Jersey - Summary Vote Results," November 6, 2013]</ref><ref>[http://nj.gov/state/elections/2013-results/2013-official-general-election-results-state-senate.pdf ''New Jersey Department of State,'' "2013 Official General Election results," accessed December 5, 2013]</ref>
  
 
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Bucco won re-election to the District 25 State Senate seat. He defeated challenger [[William Chegwidden]] in the June 7 Republican primary election.  Bucco defeated [[Rick Thoeni]] (D) in the general election which took place on November 8, 2011. <ref>[http://www.nj.gov/state/elections/election-results/unofficial-2011-primary-results-state-senate-0714-1.pdf ''New Jersey Department of State,'' 2011 Official State Senate Primary Candidate List]</ref>
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Bucco won re-election to the District 25 State Senate seat. He defeated challenger [[William Chegwidden]] in the June 7 Republican primary election.  Bucco defeated [[Rick Thoeni]] (D) in the general election which took place on November 8, 2011.<ref>[http://www.state.nj.us/state/elections/2011-results/2011-official-primary-candidates-state-senate-051911.pdf ''New Jersey Department of State,'' "2011 Official State Senate Primary Candidate List," accessed April 10, 2014]</ref>
 
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::''See also: [[New Jersey State Senate elections, 2007]]''
  
In 2007, Bucco was re-elected to the New Jersey State Senate District 25. Bucco (R) finished with 23,754 votes and was followed by Frank Herbert (D) with 14,881 votes. Bucco raised $350,421 for his campaign fund. <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_election_results.phtml?s=NJ&y=2007 New Jersey State Senate election results]</ref>
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In 2007, Bucco was re-elected to the New Jersey State Senate District 25. Bucco (R) finished with 23,754 votes and was followed by Frank Herbert (D) with 14,881 votes. Bucco raised $350,421 for his campaign fund.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_election_results.phtml?s=NJ&y=2007 ''Follow the Money,'' "New Jersey State Senate 2007 general election results," accessed April 10, 2014]</ref>
  
 
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==Endorsements==
 
==Endorsements==
 
===Presidential preference===
 
===Presidential preference===
{{presendorse|2012|Mitt Romney}}<ref>[http://mittromney.com/news/press/2011/12/mitt-romney-announces-support-new-jersey-leaders ''Mitt Romney for President,'' "Mitt Romney Announces Support of New Jersey Leaders," December 15, 2011]</ref>
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{{presendorse|2012|Mitt Romney}}<ref>[http://web.archive.org/web/20120214020948/http://www.mittromney.com/news/press/2011/12/mitt-romney-announces-support-new-jersey-leaders ''Mitt Romney for President,'' "Mitt Romney Announces Support of New Jersey Leaders," April 11, 2014](Archived)</ref>
  
 
==Personal==
 
==Personal==
 
Bucco and his wife, Helen, have one child. They currently reside in Boonton, New Jersey.  
 
Bucco and his wife, Helen, have one child. They currently reside in Boonton, New Jersey.  
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*[http://www.njspotlight.com/stories/11/1003/0040/ ''NJSpotlight,'' "Legislative District 25," October 3, 2011]
  
 
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==External links==
 
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* [http://www.njleg.state.nj.us/members/BIO.asp?Leg=148 State website of Anthony Bucco]
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* [http://www.district25republicans.com/ Official campaign website]
* [http://www.district25republicans.com/ Anthony Bucco 2011 campaign site]  
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* [http://www.njleg.state.nj.us/members/BIO.asp?Leg=148 Profile from the New Jersey State Senate]
* [http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=4423 Anthony Bucco legislative profile on Project Vote Smart]
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* [http://openstates.org/nj/legislators/NJL000174/anthony-r-bucco/ Profile from Open States]
* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=4423 Anthony Bucco biography on Project Vote Smart]
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* [http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=4423 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
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* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=4423 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
* [http://bucco.senatenj.com/bucco.php New Jersey Republican Party biography of Anthony Bucco]
 
* [http://bucco.senatenj.com/bucco.php New Jersey Republican Party biography of Anthony Bucco]
 
* [http://www.facebook.com/tonybucco Anthony Bucco on Facebook]
 
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* [http://nj.gov/state/elections/2013-results/2013-unofficial-general-candidates-state-senate-0718.pdf ''New Jersey Department of State'', Unofficial general election candidates]
 
* [http://nj.gov/state/elections/2013-results/2013-unofficial-general-candidates-state-senate-0718.pdf ''New Jersey Department of State'', Unofficial general election candidates]
* [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=748 Campaign contributions] at Follow the money
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* Campaign contributions via [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=748 Follow the Money]
  
 
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Anthony Bucco
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New Jersey State Senate District 25
Incumbent
In office
1998-Present
Term ends
January 9, 2018
Years in position 16
PartyRepublican
Leadership
Senate Deputy Minority Leader
2008-2009
Assistant Majority Whip, New Jersey General Assembly
1996-1998
Compensation
Base salary$49,000/year
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 5, 2013
First elected1997
Next generalNovember 7, 2017
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
New Jersey General Assembly
1995-1998
Mayor, Boonton
1984-1989
Military service
Service/branchU.S. Army Reserve
Years of service1957-1965
Personal
BirthdayFebruary 24, 1938
Place of birthBoonton, NJ
ProfessionBusinessman
ReligionCatholic
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Anthony "Tony" R. Bucco (b. February 24, 1938) is a Republican member of the New Jersey Senate, representing District 25. He was first elected to the chamber in 1997. Bills that have been sponsored by Senator Bucco include Senate Bill 55 and Senate Bill 87.[1] Bucco currently serves as the Deputy Minority Leader.

Bucco was a Freeholder for the Morris County Board of Freeholders from 1989 to 1992 and the Mayor of Boonton, New Jersey from 1984 to 1989.[2]

Biography

Bucco graduated from high school in 1956. He later attended the Community College of New York and the Hume Institute.[3] His professional experience includes serving as the President/Chief Executive Officer of the Baker Adhesive Division for AMB Enterprises from 2006 to 2007, as President of Ultimate Adhesive and Coatings from 2000 to 2006, as Senior Vice President of Thomas Dunn from 1996 to 2000 and as District Manager of United Resins from 1985 to 1996. Bucco served in the U.S. Army Reserve from 1957 to 1965.[2]

Committee assignments

2014-2015

At the beginning of the 2014 legislative session, Bucco served on the following committees:

New Jersey Committee Assignments, 2014
Budget and Appropriations
Labor

2010-2011

In the 2010-2011 legislative session, Bucco served on the following committees:

Elections

2013

See also: New Jersey State Senate elections, 2013

Bucco won re-election in the 2013 election for New Jersey State Senate District 25. Bucco was unopposed in the June 4 Republican primary and defeated Maureen Castriotta (I) in the general election on November 5, 2013.[4][5][6][7]

New Jersey State Senate, District 25 General Election, 2013
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngAnthony Bucco Incumbent 86.8% 36,517
     Independent Maureen Castriotta 13.2% 5,577
Total Votes 42,094

2011

See also: New Jersey State Senate elections, 2011

Bucco won re-election to the District 25 State Senate seat. He defeated challenger William Chegwidden in the June 7 Republican primary election. Bucco defeated Rick Thoeni (D) in the general election which took place on November 8, 2011.[8]

New Jersey State Senate District 25 General Election, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngAnthony Bucco Incumbent 61% 19,228
     Democratic Rick Thoeni 39% 12,298
Total Votes 31,526

2007

See also: New Jersey State Senate elections, 2007

In 2007, Bucco was re-elected to the New Jersey State Senate District 25. Bucco (R) finished with 23,754 votes and was followed by Frank Herbert (D) with 14,881 votes. Bucco raised $350,421 for his campaign fund.[9]

New Jersey Senate 2007 General Election, District 25 (2007)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Anthony Bucco (R) 23,754
Frank Herbert (D) 14,881

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Bucco is available dating back to 1997. Based on available campaign finance records, Bucco raised a total of $2,631,246 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 13, 2013.[10]

Anthony Bucco's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2011 New Jersey State Senate, District 25 Won $423,367
2009 New Jersey State Senate, District 25 Not up for election $167,831
2007 New Jersey State Senate, District 25 Won $350,421
2005 New Jersey State Senate, District 25 Not up for election $245,656
2003 New Jersey State Senate, District 25 Won $558,518
2001 New Jersey State Senate, District 25 Won $369,943
1997 New Jersey State Senate, District 25 Won $515,510
Grand Total Raised $2,631,246

2011

Bucco won re-election to the New Jersey State Senate in 2011. During that election cycle, Bucco raised a total of $423,367.

2009

Bucco was not up for election to the New Jersey State Senate in 2009. During that election cycle, Bucco raised a total of $167,831.

2007

Bucco won re-election to the New Jersey State Senate in 2007. During that election cycle, Bucco raised a total of $350,421.

2005

Bucco was not up for election to the New Jersey State Senate in 2005. During that election cycle, Bucco raised a total of $245,656.

2003

Bucco won re-election to the New Jersey State Senate in 2003. During that election cycle, Bucco raised a total of $558,518.

2001

Bucco won re-election to the New Jersey State Senate in 2001. During that election cycle, Bucco raised a total of $369,943.

1997

Bucco won election to the New Jersey State Senate in 1997. During that election cycle, Bucco raised a total of $515,510.

Endorsements

Presidential preference

2012

See also: Endorsements by state officials of presidential candidates in the 2012 election

Anthony Bucco endorsed Mitt Romney in the 2012 presidential election. [11]

Personal

Bucco and his wife, Helen, have one child. They currently reside in Boonton, New Jersey.

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