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  |Position = Massachusetts House of Representatives Eighth Norfolk
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  |Position = Massachusetts House of Representatives, Ninth Norfolk
  |Status = Incumbent
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  |Status = Former member
  |Tenure = 1991 - present
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  |Tenure = 2011 - 2013
  |Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 2, 2010|January 5, 2013]]
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  |Base salary = $58,237.15/year
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  |Per diem = $10 - $100/day
 
  |Per diem = $10 - $100/day
 
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  |Last election = [[Massachusetts House of Representatives elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]]
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  |Last election = [[Massachusetts House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
 
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  |First elected = 2010
 
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  |Next election = [[Massachusetts House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
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  |Birthday = 05/13/1958
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  |Birthday = May 13, 1958
  |Place of birth = Northampton, MA
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  |Place of birth = Northampton, Massachusetts
 
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  |Religion = Roman Catholic
 
  |Religion = Roman Catholic
 
  |Office website = http://www.malegislature.gov/People/Profile/DBW1
 
  |Office website = http://www.malegislature.gov/People/Profile/DBW1
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  }}{{tnr}}'''Daniel B. Winslow''' (b. May 13, 1958) is a former [[Republican]] member of the [[Massachusetts House of Representatives]], representing the Ninth Norfolk district from 2011 to 2013.
{{tnr}}'''Daniel Winslow''' (b. May 13, 1958) is a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[Massachusetts House of Representatives]], representing the Ninth Norfolk District since January 5, 2011.
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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.<ref>[http://www.governing.com/blogs/politics/GOP-legislators-to-watch.html ''Governing,'' "GOP Legislators to Watch," May 24, 2011]</ref> 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.
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On September 16, 2013, Winslow announced that he would resign on the 29th in order to take a job as senior vice president and general counsel of Rimini Street, an enterprise software support firm.<ref>[http://www.boston.com/politicalintelligence/2013/09/16/state-rep-dan-winslow-stepping-down-joining-software-firm/2UmCJJ8tVVdjypt3YG7ztM/story.html ''Boston Globe'', "State Rep. Dan Winslow stepping down, joining software firm," September 16, 2013. Retrieved September 18, 2013.]</ref><ref>[http://www.marketwatch.com/story/rimini-street-appoints-daniel-b-winslow-as-general-counsel-2013-09-16 ''Business Wire'', "Rimini Street Appoints Daniel B. Winslow as General Counsel," September 16, 2013. Retrieved September 18, 2013.]</ref>
  
Winslow holds a BA in Political Science from Tufts University and a JD from Boston College Law School.
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==Biography==
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Winslow earned his B.A. in Political Science from Tufts University, and J.D. from Boston College Law School.  His professional experience includes serving as the presiding Justice for the Wrentham District Court from 1995 to 2002, the Governor's Chief Legal Counsel from 2002 to 2005, and general counsel for [[Daniel Winslow#Americans Elect|Americans Elect]] in 2012.
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Winslow served on the following committees:
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|Committee3 = State Administration and Regulatory Oversight Joint
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|Committee4 = Rules Joint
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|Joint4 = Yes
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===2011-2012===
 
===2011-2012===
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Winslow has been appointed to the following committees:
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Winslow served on the following committees:
* [[Ethics Committee, Massachusetts House of Representatives|Ethics]]
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* [[Judiciary Joint Committee, Massachusetts General Court|Judiciary Joint Committee]]
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==Issues==
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===''Governing'' accolade===
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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.<ref>[http://www.governing.com/blogs/politics/GOP-legislators-to-watch.html ''Governing,'' "GOP Legislators to Watch," May 24, 2011]</ref>
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===Americans Elect===
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In the 2012 presidential election, Winslow served as general counsel of [[Americans Elect]], an organization whose stated goal is "to nominate a presidential ticket that answers directly to voters—not the political system."  Winslow, whose duty was to help the organization achieve ballot access in all 50 states, was occasionally listed as Americans Elect's secretary for legal purposes.<ref>[http://www.americanselect.org/about ''Americans Elect,'' "About," accessed November 17, 2011] </ref><ref name=ml>[http://www.masslive.com/politics/index.ssf/2013/03/senate_candidate_dan_winslow_s.html ''The Republican'', "Senate candidate Dan Winslow says work for Americans Elect, which wanted 3rd presidential nominee, was about process not party," March 7, 2013. Retrieved May 25, 2013.]</ref> The group's attempt to form a "nonpartisan presidential ticket" through an online process ceased when no candidate reached 10,000 votes.<ref>[http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/11/02/americans-elect-third-party-presidential-candidate_n_1072307.html ''Huffington Post,'' "Americans Elect Wants To Be On Presidential Ballot, But Won't ID Donors," November 2, 2011]</ref><ref name=ml/> 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.”<ref>[http://ouroregon.org/sockeye/blog/americans-elect-part-iii-astroturf-organization ''Our Oregon,'' "Americans Elect, Part III: Who’s Behind The Astroturf Organization?," November 13, 2011]</ref>
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==Election history==
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===2014===
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:: ''See also: [[Massachusetts gubernatorial election, 2014]]''
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Winslow was reportedly considering a run for [[Governor of Massachusetts]] in 2014 before announcing his House resignation.<ref name=gov14>[http://bostonherald.com/news_opinion/local_politics/2013/01/gov_race_heating ''Boston Herald,'' "Gov race heating up," January 10, 2013]</ref><ref>[http://www.lowellsun.com/todaysheadlines/ci_24111313/coakleys-gov-run-opens-field-wide-ag-post ''State House News Service'', "Coakley's gov run opens field wide for AG post," September 17, 2013. Retrieved September 18, 2013.]</ref> 
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===2013===
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::''See also: [[United States Senate special election in Massachusetts, 2013]]''
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Winslow was a 2013 [[Republican]] candidate seeking election to the [[United States Senate special election in Massachusetts, 2013|U.S. Senate]] from [[Massachusetts]] for the seat being vacated by [[John Kerry]].<ref>[http://www.boston.com/politicalintelligence/2013/02/05/dan-winslow-state-house-member-with-flair-for-dramatic-percent-sure-will-run-for-senate/Je0EVzGGBq1vhldhhNZQbI/story.html ''Boston Globe'' "State Rep. Dan Winslow ‘99 percent’ sure he will run for US Senate," February 5, 2013]</ref> He was defeated by [[Gabriel Gomez]] in the Republican primary on April 30, 2013.<ref>[http://www.wcvb.com/news/politics/results-from-2013-massachusetts-special-election-us-senate-primary/-/9848766/19889986/-/format/rsss_2.0/-/jmvjsmz/-/index.html ''WCVB'' "2013 U.S. Senate Special Election Results" Accessed April 30, 2013]</ref>
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===2012===
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:: ''See also: [[Massachusetts House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
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Winslow won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Massachusetts House of Representatives elections, 2012|Massachusetts House of Representatives]] Ninth Norfolk District. Winslow was unopposed in the September 6 Republican 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 27, 2012]</ref>
  
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===2010===
 
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:: ''See also: [[Massachusetts House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
 
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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
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===2012===
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===2010===
 
===2010===
In 2010, Winslow raised $73,914 in contributions. <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=MA&y=2010&f=H&so=O#sorttable 2010 contributions]</ref>   
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In 2010, Winslow raised $73,914 in contributions. <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=MA&y=2010&f=H&so=O#sorttable ''followthemoney.org'', "2010 contributions," accessed December 23, 2013]</ref>   
  
 
He contributed the most to his campaign, $7,055.
 
He contributed the most to his campaign, $7,055.
  
 
==Personal==
 
==Personal==
Winslow and his wife Susan have three children.
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Winslow and his wife, Susan, have three children.
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==Recent news==
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==External links==
 
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*[http://danwinslow.com/ Campaign site]
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*[http://www.malegislature.gov/People/Profile/DBW1 Office website]
*[http://www.malegislature.gov/People/Profile/DBW1 House website]
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*[http://danwinslow.com/ Campaign website]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=124843 Project Vote Smart biography]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=124843 Project Vote Smart biography]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=124843 Project Vote Smart legislative profile]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=124843 Project Vote Smart legislative profile]
 
*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=127223 2010]
 
*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=127223 2010]
*[http://www.facebook.com/group.php?v=wall&gid=10150092150725096 Facebook profile]
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Daniel Winslow
Daniel Winslow.jpg
Massachusetts House of Representatives, Ninth Norfolk
Former member
In office
2011 - 2013
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$61,133/year
Per diem$10 - $100/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2010
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sTufts University
J.D.Boston College Law School, 1983
Personal
BirthdayMay 13, 1958
Place of birthNorthampton, Massachusetts
ReligionRoman Catholic
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Daniel B. Winslow (b. May 13, 1958) is a former Republican member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives, representing the Ninth Norfolk district from 2011 to 2013.

On September 16, 2013, Winslow announced that he would resign on the 29th in order to take a job as senior vice president and general counsel of Rimini Street, an enterprise software support firm.[1][2]

Biography

Winslow earned his B.A. in Political Science from Tufts University, and J.D. from Boston College Law School. His professional experience includes serving as the presiding Justice for the Wrentham District Court from 1995 to 2002, the Governor's Chief Legal Counsel from 2002 to 2005, and general counsel for Americans Elect in 2012.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Massachusetts Committee Assignments, 2013
Rules
Judiciary Joint
State Administration and Regulatory Oversight Joint
Rules Joint

2011-2012

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

Issues

Governing accolade

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.[3]

Americans Elect

In the 2012 presidential election, Winslow served as general counsel of Americans Elect, an organization whose stated goal is "to nominate a presidential ticket that answers directly to voters—not the political system." Winslow, whose duty was to help the organization achieve ballot access in all 50 states, was occasionally listed as Americans Elect's secretary for legal purposes.[4][5] The group's attempt to form a "nonpartisan presidential ticket" through an online process ceased when no candidate reached 10,000 votes.[6][5] 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.”[7]

Election history

2014

See also: Massachusetts gubernatorial election, 2014

Winslow was reportedly considering a run for Governor of Massachusetts in 2014 before announcing his House resignation.[8][9]

2013

See also: United States Senate special election in Massachusetts, 2013

Winslow was a 2013 Republican candidate seeking election to the U.S. Senate from Massachusetts for the seat being vacated by John Kerry.[10] He was defeated by Gabriel Gomez in the Republican primary on April 30, 2013.[11]

2012

See also: Massachusetts House of Representatives elections, 2012

Winslow won re-election in the 2012 election for Massachusetts House of Representatives Ninth Norfolk District. Winslow was unopposed in the September 6 Republican primary and was unopposed in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[12]

2010

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.[13]

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

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, Winslow raised $73,914 in contributions. [14]

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

Personal

Winslow and his wife, Susan, have three children.

Recent news

This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term Daniel + Winslow + Massachusetts + Legislature

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

Daniel Winslow News Feed

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Political offices
Preceded by
Richard Ross
Massachusetts House of Representatives Ninth Norfolk District
2011–2013
Succeeded by
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