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Daniel Winslow
Daniel Winslow.jpg
Massachusetts House of Representatives Eighth Norfolk
In office
1991 - present
Term ends
January 5, 2013
Years in position 24
Base salary$58,237.15/year
Per diem$10 - $100/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected1990
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Bachelor'sTufts University
J.D.Boston College Law School, 1983
Date of birth05/13/1958
Place of birthNorthampton, MA
ReligionRoman Catholic
Office website
Daniel Winslow (b. May 13, 1958) is a Republican member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives, representing the Ninth Norfolk District since January 5, 2011.

In May 2011, Governing Magazine named Winslow one of 17 "GOP Legislators to Watch." Each of the legislators was selected on the basis of qualities like leadership, ambition, and political potential.[1] He previously served as the presiding Justice for the Wrentham District Court from 1995-2002, and as the Governor's Chief Legal Consel from 2002-2005.

Winslow holds a BA in Political Science from Tufts University and a JD from Boston College Law School.

Committee assignments


In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Winslow has been appointed to the following committees:


Winslow is a senior leader of Americans Elect, an organization whose stated goal is "to nominate a presidential ticket that answers directly to voters—not the political system."[2] They seek a "nonpartisan presidential ticket" that would be selected though an online process and be on the ballot in all 50 states.[3] The organization has been criticized and accused of tax and campaign finance violations for not revealing their donors. When confronted with the question, Winslow responded in a tweet, "How so? Why do you think the “Indians” wore facepaint when poking the British King in the eye? AE is fully complying with the law.”[4]



See also: Massachusetts House of Representatives elections, 2012

Winslow was unopposed in the Republican primary on September 6. The general election is November 6.[5]


See also: Massachusetts House of Representatives elections, 2010

Winslow won election to the Ninth Norfolk Seat in 2010. He had no primary opposition. He defeated Stanley Nacewicz (D) in the general election on November 2, 2010.[6]

Massachusetts House of Representatives General Election, Ninth Norfolk District (2010)
Candidates Votes
Stanley Nacewicz (D) 5,323
Green check mark transparent.png Daniel Winslow (R) 11,081

Campaign donors


In 2010, Winslow raised $73,914 in contributions. [7]

He contributed the most to his campaign, $7,055.

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Winslow and his wife Susan have three children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Richard Ross
Massachusetts House of Representatives Ninth Norfolk District
January 5, 2011


Succeeded by