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Cleopatra Tucker

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Cleopatra Tucker
New Jersey General Assembly District 28
Assumed office
Current term ends
January 2012
Political party Democratic
Profession Executive Director, The Centre Inc.
Website Cleopatra Tucker

Cleopatra Tucker is a Democratic member of the New Jersey General Assembly, representing the 28th District since 2008.

Tucker is also the Executive Director of The Centre Incorporated.[1]

Committee membership

2010-2012 committees:

  • A2605 Permits certain special law enforcement officers to carry firearms at all times when in State.
  • A2693 Clarifies that certain sports and entertainment projects are an essential public and governmental use and purpose and exempt from property taxation.
  • A3452 Establishes Criminal Sentencing Commission to study and review the criminal law and recommend revisions; repeals existing commissions.
  • A4082 Requires public bodies to provide funds for outreach and training programs for minority group members and women in connection with certain construction contracts. [2]

Major donors

Below are Tucker's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2009 election:[3]

Contributor 2009 total
Cleopatra G Tucker $6,200
Ginger Gold Schnitler $3,000
Gene Etechinson $1,500
Gerald Owens $1,000
Cleopatra Tucker $1,000

2009 general election

Running for re-election in the November 3, 2009 general election, Tucker received 25,516 votes (40%), defeating Republican challengers Herbert Glenn and Andrew Bloschak.[4] She was bracketed with Ralph Caputo.

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