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  |Name = Cynthia Stone Creem
 
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  |Position = Massachusetts State Senate First Middlesex and Norfolk
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  |Position = Massachusetts State Senate, First Middlesex and Norfolk
 
  |Status = Incumbent
 
  |Status = Incumbent
  |Tenure = 1999-Present
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  |Tenure = 1999 - present
  |Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 2, 2010|January 5, 2013]]
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  |Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 6, 2012|January 7, 2015]]
 
  |Assumed office = 1999
 
  |Assumed office = 1999
 
  |Political party = Democratic | Party dot = {{bluedot|size=10px}}
 
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  |Base salary = $61,132.99/year
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  |Base salary = $61,133/year
 
  |Per diem = $10-$100/day
 
  |Per diem = $10-$100/day
 
  |Pension  =  
 
  |Pension  =  
  |Last election = [[Massachusetts State Senate elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]]
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  |Last election = [[Massachusetts State Senate elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
 
  |Appointed =  
 
  |Appointed =  
 
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  |First elected = 1998
 
  |First elected = 1998
 
  |Term limits =  
 
  |Term limits =  
  |Next election = [[Massachusetts State Senate elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
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  |Next election = November 4, 2014
 
  |Prior office = Governor's Council
 
  |Prior office = Governor's Council
 
  |Prior office years = 1994-1999
 
  |Prior office years = 1994-1999
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  |Office website = http://www.malegislature.gov/People/Profile/CSC0  
 
  |Office website = http://www.malegislature.gov/People/Profile/CSC0  
 
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  |Personal website = http://cindycreem.com/drupal1/
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}}{{tnr}}'''Cynthia Stone Creem''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Massachusetts State Senate]].  She has represented the First Middlesex and Norfolk district since 1999Creem's other political experience includes councilor for the Governor's Council from 1994-1999; alderman/executive council for the Newton Board of Alderman from 1976-1994; and a councilor with Newton City Council.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Cynthia Stone Creem''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Massachusetts State Senate]], representing the First Middlesex and Norfolk district.  She was first elected to the chamber in 1998.  
  
Creem's professional experience has been as an attorney since 1966 with Stone, Stone, and Creem.
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Creem served on the Governor's Council from 1994 to 1999, the Newton Board of Aldermen from 1976 to 1994, and the Newton City Council.
  
Creem earned her BS in busincess administration and JD from Boston University.<ref>[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=18877 Project Vote Smart - Senator Creem]</ref>
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==Biography==
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Creem earned her B.S. in Business Administration and J.D. from Boston University.  Creem's professional experience includes working as an attorney with Stone, Stone, and Creem since 1966.<ref>[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=18877 Project Vote Smart - Senator Creem]</ref>
  
In 2010, Creem was named as Legislator of the Year by the Southern Poverty Law Center.  The award is presented each year to a state or federal legislator who has made great contributions to the legal profession, courts and administration of justice.<ref>[http://www.dailynewstribune.com/news/x1498216861/Sen-Creem-to-receive-Legislator-of-the-Year-award ''Daily News Tribune,'' "Sen. Creem to receive Legislator of the Year award," February 22, 2010]</ref>
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In 2010, Creem was named Legislator of the Year by the Southern Poverty Law Center.  The award is presented each year to a state or federal legislator who has made great contributions to the legal profession, courts and administration of justice.<ref>[http://www.dailynewstribune.com/news/x1498216861/Sen-Creem-to-receive-Legislator-of-the-Year-award ''Daily News Tribune,'' "Sen. Creem to receive Legislator of the Year award," February 22, 2010]</ref>
  
==Organizations==
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==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Creem served on the following committees:
  
Creem is a member of the Massachusetts Bar Association and the Women's Bar Association.
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{{Committee Assignments
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|year = 2013
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|Chamber = State Senate
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|Committee1 = Post Audit and Oversight
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|Chair1 = Chair
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|Committee2 = Elder Affairs Joint
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|Joint2 = Yes
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|Committee3 =
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|Committee4 =
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|Committee5 =
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==Committee assignments==
 
 
===2011-2012===
 
===2011-2012===
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Creem has been appointed to these committees:
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Creem served on these committees:
* [[Bills in the Third Reading Committee]], Chair
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* [[Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture Joint Committee, Massachusetts General Court|Joint Committee on Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture]]
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[Judiciary Joint Committee, Massachusetts General Court|Joint Committee on Judiciary]], Chair
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|Collapse= Yes
* [[Mental Health and Substance Abuse Joint Committee, Massachusetts General Court|Joint Committee on Mental Health and Substance Abuse]]
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|State = Massachusetts
* [[Post Audit and Oversight Committee]], Vice Chair
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|year = 2011
* [[Ways and Means Committee]]
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|Chamber = State Senate
* [[Ways and Means Joint Committee, Massachusetts General Court|Joint Committee on Ways and Means]]
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|Committee1 = Bills in the Third Reading  
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|Chair1 = Chair
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|Committee2 = Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture Joint  
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|Joint2 = Yes
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|Committee3 = Judiciary Joint  
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|Joint3 = Yes
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|Committee4 = Mental Health and Substance Abuse Joint  
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|Joint4 = Yes
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|Committee5 = Post Audit and Oversight  
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|Chair5 = Vice-chair
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|Committee6 = Ways and Means  
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|Committee7 = Ways and Means  
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|Joint7 = Yes
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}}
  
 
===2009-2010===
 
===2009-2010===
 
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Creem served on these committees:
 
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Creem served on these committees:
*[[Bonding, Capital Expenditures and State Assets Committee]]
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*[[Judiciary Joint Committee, Massachusetts General Court|Judiciary Committee]]
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{{Committee Assignments
*[[Telecommunication, Utilities and Energy Joint Committee, Massachusetts General Court|Telecommunication, Utilities and Energy Committee]]
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|Collapse= Yes
*[[Veterans and Federal Affairs Joint Committee Joint Committee, Massachusetts General Court|Veterans and Federal Affairs Committee]]
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|State = Massachusetts
*[[Ways and Means Committee]]
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|year = 2009
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|Chamber = State Senate
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|Committee1 = Bonding, Capital Expenditures and State Assets  
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|Committee2 = Judiciary Joint  
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|Joint2 = Yes
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|Committee3 = Telecommunication, Utilities and Energy Joint  
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|Joint3 = Yes
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|Committee4 = Veterans and Federal Affairs Joint  
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|Joint4 = Yes
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|Committee5 = Ways and Means  
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}}
  
 
==Elections==  
 
==Elections==  
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===2012===
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:: See also: ''[[Massachusetts State Senate elections, 2012]]''
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Creem won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Massachusetts State Senate elections, 2012|Massachusetts State Senate]] First Middlesex and Norfolk District. Creem was unopposed in the September 6 Democratic primary and was unopposed in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://www.sec.state.ma.us/ele/ele12/primary_candidates12.htm ''2012 State Primary Candidate List'' "Massachusetts Secretary of State," accessed June 26, 2012]</ref><ref>[http://www.sec.state.ma.us/ele/ele12/primary_results12.htm 2012 ''Massachusetts Secretary of State,'' Official 2012 Primary Results]</ref>
  
 
===2010===
 
===2010===
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:: ''See also: [[Massachusetts State Senate elections, 2010]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Massachusetts State Senate elections, 2010]]''
  
Creem won re-election to the First Middlesex and Norfolk District Seat in 2010.  [[Charles Rudnick]] ran against her in the primary. The primary election took place on [[Massachusetts State Senate elections, 2010|September 14, 2010]].  The general election took place on [[Massachusetts State Senate elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]].
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Creem won re-election to the First Middlesex and Norfolk District seat in 2010.  [[Charles Rudnick]] ran against her in the primary. The primary election took place on [[Massachusetts State Senate elections, 2010|September 14, 2010]].  The general election took place on [[Massachusetts State Senate elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]].
  
 
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===2008===
 
===2008===
On November 4, 2008, Creem won re-election for the Senate election for the First Middlesex and Norfolk district. <ref>[http://www.sec.state.ma.us/ele/elepdf/2008%20Return%20of%20Votes%20Complete.pdf Return of Votes for Massachusetts State Election November 4, 2008]</ref>  In this election she raised $24,615-; of that total $23,965 (97.4%) was from in state contributions and $650 (2.6%) was from out of state contributions.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=109340 Follow the Money 2008]</ref>
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On November 4, 2008, Creem won re-election in the Senate election for the First Middlesex and Norfolk district.<ref>[http://www.sec.state.ma.us/ele/elepdf/2008%20Return%20of%20Votes%20Complete.pdf ''Massachusetts Secretary of the Commonwealth'', "Return of Votes For Massachusetts State Election - November 4, 2008," accessed March 18, 2014]</ref>  In this election she raised $24,615; of that total $23,965 (97.4%) was from in state contributions and $650 (2.6%) was from out of state contributions.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=109340 Follow the Money 2008]</ref>
  
 
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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
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===2012===
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{{State leg donor}}
  
===2008===
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===2010===
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In 2010, Creem received $85,747 in campaign donations.  The top contributors are listed below.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/grid.phtml?s=MA&y=2010&#fC Follow the Money - 2010 Contributions]</ref>
  
In 2008 Cynthia Stone Creem collected $24,615 in donations. <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=109340 2008 contributors to Cynthia Stone Creem]</ref>
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|Chamber = Massachusetts State Senate
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = $85,747
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|org1 = Lee, Barbara F
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|org2 = Massachusetts Bay Constables Association Inc
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|org3 = Goldberg, Deborah B
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|org4 = Massachusetts State Council Of Service Employees
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|org5 = Gifford, Robert G
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|orgdonor1 = $1,000
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|orgdonor2 = $500
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|orgdonor3 = $500
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|orgdonor4 = $500
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|orgdonor5 = $500
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|}}
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===2008===
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In 2008 Creem collected $24,615 in donations.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=109340 2008 contributors to Cynthia Stone Creem]</ref>
  
 
Four of her largest contributors in 2008 were:  
 
Four of her largest contributors in 2008 were:  
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==Recent news==
 
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term '''Cynthia + Creem + Massachusetts + Senate'''
 
:''All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.''
 
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==Personal==
 
==Personal==
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Creem was born in Brookline, Massachusetts and raised in Newton, Massachusetts. She is married to Harvey Creem.  Creem has been a member of the Massachusetts Bar Association and the Women's Bar Association.
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==Recent news==
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This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term '''Cynthia + Creem + Massachusetts + Senate'''
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:''All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.''
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{{RSS|feed=http://news.google.com/news?hl=en&gl=us&q=Cynthia+Creem+Massachusetts+Senate&um=1&ie=UTF-8&output=rss|template=slpfeed|max=10|title=Cynthia Creem News Feed}}
  
Creem was born in Brookline, Massachusetts and raised in Newton, Massachusetts. She is currently married to Harvey Creem.
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==See also==
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* [[Massachusetts State Senate]]
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* [[Massachusetts State Senate#Standing Senate Committees|Senate Committees]]
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* [[Massachusetts General Court|Joint Committees]]
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* [[Massachusetts state legislative districts]]
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* [[Massachusetts State Legislature]]
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
 
{{submit a leg link}}
 
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*[http://cindycreem.com/drupal1/ Creem's website]
 
*[http://cindycreem.com/drupal1/ Creem's website]
*[http://www.mass.gov/legis/member/csc0.htm Official Massachusetts State Senate website]
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*[http://www.mass.gov/legis/member/csc0.htm Office website]
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*[http://openstates.org/ma/legislators/MAL000008/cynthia-stone-creem/ Profile from Open States]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=18877 Project Vote Smart policies]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=18877 Project Vote Smart policies]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=18877 Project Vote Smart senator biography]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=18877 Project Vote Smart senator biography]
 
*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=109340 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=90639 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=73643 2004], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=59186 2002], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=59185 2000], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=33637 1998]
 
*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=109340 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=90639 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=73643 2004], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=59186 2002], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=59185 2000], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=33637 1998]
*[http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1174805338#!/profile.php?id=1174805338&v=wall Creem's facebook]
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*[http://www.facebook.com/pages/State-Senator-Cynthia-Stone-Creem/173747111740?ref=search Senator Creem's Facebook page]
*[http://www.facebook.com/pages/State-Senator-Cynthia-Stone-Creem/173747111740?ref=search Senator Creem's facebook]
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*[http://twitter.com/cindycreem Senator Creem's Twitter]
*[http://twitter.com/cindycreem Senator Creem's twitter]
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*[http://www.flickr.com/photos/47915455@N07/ Creem's Flickr]
*[http://www.flickr.com/photos/47915455@N07/ Creem's flickr]
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*[http://www.statesurge.com/members/cynthia-stone-creem-massachusetts-228895 State Surge profile - legislative and voting track record]
 
*[http://www.statesurge.com/members/cynthia-stone-creem-massachusetts-228895 State Surge profile - legislative and voting track record]
  
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Revision as of 17:16, 17 April 2014

Cynthia Stone Creem
Cynthia StoneCreem.jpg
Massachusetts State Senate, First Middlesex and Norfolk
Incumbent
In office
1999 - present
Term ends
January 7, 2015
Years in position 15
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$61,133/year
Per diem$10-$100/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected1998
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Governor's Council
1994-1999
Education
Bachelor'sBoston University, 1964
J.D.Boston University, 1966
Personal
Place of birthBrookline, MA
ProfessionAttorney
ReligionJewish
Websites
Office website
Personal website
CandidateVerification
Cynthia Stone Creem is a Democratic member of the Massachusetts State Senate, representing the First Middlesex and Norfolk district. She was first elected to the chamber in 1998.

Creem served on the Governor's Council from 1994 to 1999, the Newton Board of Aldermen from 1976 to 1994, and the Newton City Council.

Biography

Creem earned her B.S. in Business Administration and J.D. from Boston University. Creem's professional experience includes working as an attorney with Stone, Stone, and Creem since 1966.[1]

In 2010, Creem was named Legislator of the Year by the Southern Poverty Law Center. The award is presented each year to a state or federal legislator who has made great contributions to the legal profession, courts and administration of justice.[2]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Massachusetts Committee Assignments, 2013
Post Audit and Oversight, Chair
Elder Affairs Joint

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: Massachusetts State Senate elections, 2012

Creem won re-election in the 2012 election for Massachusetts State Senate First Middlesex and Norfolk District. Creem was unopposed in the September 6 Democratic primary and was unopposed in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[3][4]

2010

See also: Massachusetts State Senate elections, 2010

Creem won re-election to the First Middlesex and Norfolk District seat in 2010. Charles Rudnick ran against her in the primary. The primary election took place on September 14, 2010. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.

Massachusetts State Senate - First Middlesex and Norfolk District
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Cynthia Stone Creem (D) 45,982
All Others 770
Blanks 16,863

2008

On November 4, 2008, Creem won re-election in the Senate election for the First Middlesex and Norfolk district.[5] In this election she raised $24,615; of that total $23,965 (97.4%) was from in state contributions and $650 (2.6%) was from out of state contributions.[6]

Massachusetts State Senate - First Middlesex and Norfolk district
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Cynthia Creem (D) 56,870
All Others 661
Blanks 24,266

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, Creem received $85,747 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[7]

Massachusetts State Senate 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Cynthia Stone Creem's campaign in 2010
Lee, Barbara F$1,000
Massachusetts Bay Constables Association Inc$500
Goldberg, Deborah B$500
Massachusetts State Council Of Service Employees$500
Gifford, Robert G$500
Total Raised in 2010 $85,747

2008

In 2008 Creem collected $24,615 in donations.[8]

Four of her largest contributors in 2008 were:

Donor Amount
Boston Police Patrolmen's Association $500
John Hennessy $500
John Hallinan $500
Lawrence Wittenberg $500

Personal

Creem was born in Brookline, Massachusetts and raised in Newton, Massachusetts. She is married to Harvey Creem. Creem has been a member of the Massachusetts Bar Association and the Women's Bar Association.

Recent news

This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term Cynthia + Creem + Massachusetts + Senate

All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.

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