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{{tnr}}'''David Sharpe''' (b. August 21, 1946) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Vermont House of Representatives]], representing Addison-4.  
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{{tnr}}'''David D. Sharpe''' (b. August 21, 1946) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Vermont House of Representatives]], representing Addison-4. He was first elected to the chamber in 2002.  
  
Sharpe has been a member of the Bristol Selectboard since 1998. He has served as Chair of the that board since 2001 as well. Sharpe then joined the Vermont State House of Representatives in 2003.  He has served in that position since, representing the Addison-4 District.
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==Biography==
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Sharpe earned his B.A. in Chemistry from Kalamazoo College in 1968.  
  
 
Sharpe was a supervisor for the Volunteers in Service to America Program from 1970 to 1971.  He then worked as a mechanic at an Imported Car Center from 1972 to 1974.  From 1974 to 1992, he was owner/mechanic at Hill Automotive.  He has been a teacher for the Chitenden Central Supervisory Union since 1992.
 
Sharpe was a supervisor for the Volunteers in Service to America Program from 1970 to 1971.  He then worked as a mechanic at an Imported Car Center from 1972 to 1974.  From 1974 to 1992, he was owner/mechanic at Hill Automotive.  He has been a teacher for the Chitenden Central Supervisory Union since 1992.
  
Sharpe earned his BA in Chemistry from Kalamazoo College in 1968.  
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Sharpe has been a member of the Bristol Selectboard since 1998. He has served as Chair of the that board since 2001 as well.
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==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Sharpe served on the following committees:
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===2011-2012===
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Sharpe served on these committees:
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===2009-2010===
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In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Sharpe served on these committees:
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==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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===2012===
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:: ''See also: [[Vermont House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
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Sharpe won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Vermont House of Representatives elections, 2012|Vermont House of Representatives]] Addison 4.  Sharpe was unopposed in the August 28 Democratic primary and was unopposed in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://vermont-elections.org/elections1/2012ElectionResults/2012_election_info.html Vermonet Secretary of State - Official Primary Results]</ref><ref>[http://vermont-elections.org/PrimaryCandidateListing6.18.2012.3pm.pdf Vermont Secretary of State - Official primary candidate list]</ref>
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==Campaign donors==
 
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{{Comprehensive donor history
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===2012===
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===2010===
 
===2010===
 
In 2010, a year in which Sharpe was up for re-election, he collected $2,983 in donations.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=VT&y=2010&f=H 2010 campaign contributions]</ref>
 
In 2010, a year in which Sharpe was up for re-election, he collected $2,983 in donations.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=VT&y=2010&f=H 2010 campaign contributions]</ref>
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|Chamber = Vermont House of Representatives
 
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|total raised = $2,983
 
|total raised = $2,983
 
|org1 = Patient Choices Vermont Victory Fund
 
|org1 = Patient Choices Vermont Victory Fund
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==Committee assignments==
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==Voting record==
 
===2011-2012===
 
===2011-2012===
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Sharpe has been appointed to these committees:
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{{Vermont Voters Report Card 2012 Writeup|Name=Sharpe}}
* [[Government Accountability Committee, Vermont State Legislature|Joint Committee on Government Accountability]]
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* [[Ways and Means Committee, Vermont House|Ways and Means]], Ranking Member
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! colspan="12" style="background-color:#008000; color: white;" |Vermont Voters Scorecard, 2011-2012
 
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===2009-2010===
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! align="center" style="background:#f0f0f0;"|'''Health Provider Tax'''
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Sharpe served on these committees:
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! align="center" style="background:#f0f0f0;"|'''Green Mountain Care'''
* [[Ways and Means Committee, Vermont House]]
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! align="center" style="background:#f0f0f0;"|'''Education Taxation'''
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! align="center" style="background:#f0f0f0;"|'''Green Mountain Care'''
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! align="center" style="background:#f0f0f0;"|'''Property Rate Tax'''
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! align="center" style="background:#f0f0f0;"|'''Health Exchange'''
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! align="center" style="background:#f0f0f0;"|'''Green Mountain Care'''
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! align="center" style="background:#f0f0f0;"|'''Renewable Portfolio'''
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! align="center" style="background:#f0f0f0;"|'''CVPS Rebate'''
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==Personal==
 
==Personal==
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Sharpe and his wife, Patricia, have two children.
 
Sharpe and his wife, Patricia, have two children.
  
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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 "'''David + Sharpe + Vermont + House'''"
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:''All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.''
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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
{{submit a leg link}}
 
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*[http://www.leg.state.vt.us/lms/legdir/districts.asp?Body=H Vermont Legislature - Legislative Directory]  
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*[http://www.leg.state.vt.us/legdir/districts.cfm?Body=H&Session=2014 Vermont Legislature - Legislative Directory]  
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=51237 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=51237 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=51237 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=51237 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
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Revision as of 08:24, 21 September 2013

David Sharpe
Sharpe.jpg
Vermont House Of Representatives, Addison 4
Incumbent
In office
2003 - Present
Term ends
January 7, 2015
Years in position 11
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$604.79/week
Per diem$162/day (non-commuter)
$61/day (commuter)
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2002
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Personal
ProfessionTeacher
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
David D. Sharpe (b. August 21, 1946) is a Democratic member of the Vermont House of Representatives, representing Addison-4. He was first elected to the chamber in 2002.

Biography

Sharpe earned his B.A. in Chemistry from Kalamazoo College in 1968.

Sharpe was a supervisor for the Volunteers in Service to America Program from 1970 to 1971. He then worked as a mechanic at an Imported Car Center from 1972 to 1974. From 1974 to 1992, he was owner/mechanic at Hill Automotive. He has been a teacher for the Chitenden Central Supervisory Union since 1992.

Sharpe has been a member of the Bristol Selectboard since 1998. He has served as Chair of the that board since 2001 as well.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Vermont Committee Assignments, 2013
Ways and Means
Government Accountability
Fiscal

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: Vermont House of Representatives elections, 2012

Sharpe won re-election in the 2012 election for Vermont House of Representatives Addison 4. Sharpe was unopposed in the August 28 Democratic primary and was unopposed in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[1][2]

2010

See also: Vermont House of Representatives elections, 2010

Sharpe won re-election to one of the two positions in the Addison 4 District in 2010. He ran against John Heffernan (R), Michael Fisher (D), and Fred Baser (D) in the general election on November 2, 2010.[3]

Vermont House of Representatives, Addison 4 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Michael Fisher (D) 2,084
Green check mark transparent.png David Sharpe (D) 1,893
Fred Baser (D) 1,664
John Heffernan (R) 1,474

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Sharpe is available dating back to 2008. Based on available campaign finance records, Sharpe raised a total of $7,726 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 21, 2013.[4]

David's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Vermont State House, District Addison-4 Won $0
2010 Vermont State House, District Addison-4 Won $2,983
2008 Vermont State House, District Addison-4 Won $4,743
Grand Total Raised $7,726

2012

Sharpe won re-election to the Vermont House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Sharpe raised a total of $0.
Vermont House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to David Sharpe's campaign in 2012
Total Raised in 2012$0
Source:Follow the Money

2010

In 2010, a year in which Sharpe was up for re-election, he collected $2,983 in donations.[5]

His largest contributors in 2010 were:

Vermont House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to David Sharpe's campaign in 2010
Patient Choices Vermont Victory Fund$250
Association Of Vermont Credit Unions$200
Smith, Kim$200
Suhbring, Scott$200
Total Raised in 2010 $2,983

2008

Sharpe raised $4,743 for the 2008 election.

His major contributors are listed below. [6]

Donor Amount
Cindy Folino $300
Association of Vermont Credit Unions $200

Voting record

2011-2012

The Ethan Allen Institute, a Vermont-based free-market public policy research and education organization, released its biennial publication, the Vermont Voters' Report Card, for the years 2011-2012. The report showed how Vermont legislators in the state House and state Senate voted on key issues important to the Institute.[7] Here's how Sharpe voted on the selected bills:

Vermont Voters Scorecard, 2011-2012
Health Provider Tax Green Mountain Care Education Taxation Green Mountain Care Property Rate Tax Health Exchange Green Mountain Care Renewable Portfolio CVPS Rebate
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Personal

Sharpe and his wife, Patricia, have two children.

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