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Cathy Connolly

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Cathy Connolly
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Wyoming State House, District 13
Incumbent
In office
2009 - Present
Term ends
January 5, 2015
Years in position 5
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$150/day
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2008
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
J.D.State University of New York, Buffalo, 1991
Ph.D.State University of New York, Buffalo, 1992
Personal
Birthday09/15/1956
Place of birthTroy, NY
ProfessionProfessor
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Cathy Connolly (b. September 15, 1956) is a Democratic member of the Wyoming House of Representatives. She has represented District 13 since 2009. Starting in 2013, Connolly serves as State House Minority Caucus Leader.

Connolly earned her JD from the State University of New York in Buffalo in 1991. She went on to receive her PhD in Sociology in 1992.

Connolly has worked as a professor for the University of Wyoming since 1992.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Wyoming Committee Assignments, 2013
Judiciary
Education
Rules and Procedure
Joint Judiciary
Joint Education
Joint Rules and Procedure

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Connolly served on the following committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Connolly served on the following committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Wyoming House of Representatives elections, 2012

Connolly won re-election in the 2012 election for the Wyoming House of Representatives District 13. She ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on August 21[2] and in the general election on November 6, 2012.[3]

Wyoming House of Representatives, District 13, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngCathy Connolly Incumbent 95.9% 2,886
     Write-Ins Various 4.1% 123
Total Votes 3,009

2010

See also: Wyoming House of Representatives elections, 2010

Connolly was re-elected to the Wyoming House of Representatives, District 13. She was unopposed in the November 2, 2010 general election. She was unopposed in the August 17, 2010 primary. [4][5]

Wyoming House of Representatives, District 13, General election (2010)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Cathy Connolly (D) 1,726
Wyoming House of Representatives, District 13 Democratic Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Cathy Connolly (D) 555

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Connolly is available dating back to 2008. Based on available campaign finance records, Connolly raised a total of $19,405 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 10, 2013.[6]

Cathy Connolly's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Wyoming State House, District 13 Won $2,725
2010 Wyoming State House, District 13 Won $3,580
2008 Wyoming State House, District 13 Won $13,100
Grand Total Raised $19,405

2012

Connolly won re-election to the Wyoming State House in 2012. During that election cycle, Connolly raised a total of $2,725.

2010

Connolly won re-election to the Wyoming State House in 2010. During that election cycle, Connolly raised a total of $3,580.

2008

Connolly won election to the Wyoming State House in 2008. During that election cycle, Connolly raised a total of $13,100.

Personal

Connolly has one child.

Bohnett Fellow

Connolly is a member of the David Bohnett Leadership Fellows Class of 2009. This program is "a partnership between the Gay and Lesbian Leadership Institute and the David Bohnett Foundation to send some of the country’s best and brightest LGBT elected and appointed officials and community leaders to the Kennedy School’s Senior Executives in State and Local Government program, one of the nation’s most prestigious executive training programs for public officials."[7]

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