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  |Position = New Jersey General Assembly District 23
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{{TOCnestright}}'''Erik Peterson''' (b. March 8, 1966) is a [[Republican]] member of the [[New Jersey General Assembly]], representing District 23 since being appointed December 7, 2009.  He previously served on the [[sunshinereview:Hunterdon County, New Jersey|Hunterdon County]] Board of Freeholders from 2006-2009.
 
{{TOCnestright}}'''Erik Peterson''' (b. March 8, 1966) is a [[Republican]] member of the [[New Jersey General Assembly]], representing District 23 since being appointed December 7, 2009.  He previously served on the [[sunshinereview:Hunterdon County, New Jersey|Hunterdon County]] Board of Freeholders from 2006-2009.
  
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Bracketed with incumbent [[John DiMaio]] in the November 3, 2009 election, he received 47,968 votes (35%), defeating challengers [[William Courtney]] and [[Tammeisha Smith]].<ref>[http://elections.nj.com/dynamic/files/elections/2009/by_state/NJ_State_Assembly_1103.html?SITE=NJNEWELN&SECTION=POLITICS ''Star Ledger'' 2009 Election Results, November 4, 2009]</ref><ref>[http://elections.nj.com/dynamic/files/elections/2009/by_state/NJ_State_Assembly_1103.html?SITE=NJNEWELN&SECTION=POLITICS ''Star Ledger'' 2009 Election Results, November 4, 2009]</ref>  He was bracketed with [[Erik Peterson]].<ref>[http://www.state.nj.us/state/elections/2009results/09general/official-gen-elect-gen-assembly-tallies-120109.pdf Official New Jersey Assembly General Election Results]</ref>
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Bracketed with incumbent [[John DiMaio]] in the November 3, 2009 election, he received 47,968 votes (35%), defeating challengers [[William Courtney]] and [[Tammeisha Smith]].<ref>[http://elections.nj.com/dynamic/files/elections/2009/by_state/NJ_State_Assembly_1103.html?SITE=NJNEWELN&SECTION=POLITICS ''Star Ledger'' 2009 Election Results, November 4, 2009]</ref><ref>[http://elections.nj.com/dynamic/files/elections/2009/by_state/NJ_State_Assembly_1103.html?SITE=NJNEWELN&SECTION=POLITICS ''Star Ledger'' 2009 Election Results, November 4, 2009]</ref>  He was bracketed with [[John DiMaio]].<ref>[http://www.state.nj.us/state/elections/2009results/09general/official-gen-elect-gen-assembly-tallies-120109.pdf Official New Jersey Assembly General Election Results]</ref>
  
 
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Erik Peterson
EPeterson.jpg
New Jersey General Assembly District 23
Incumbent
In office
2009 - Present
Term ends
January 2012
Years in position 5
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$49,000/year
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 3, 2009
Next generalNovember 8, 2011
Appointed2009
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sNorth Carolina State University
J.D.Temple University School of Law, 1996
Personal
ProfessionAttorney
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Erik Peterson (b. March 8, 1966) is a Republican member of the New Jersey General Assembly, representing District 23 since being appointed December 7, 2009. He previously served on the Hunterdon County Board of Freeholders from 2006-2009.

Peterson is an attorney with the Law Office of Erik C. Peterson LLC, and Owner of Pep Title Agency. He previously served as a Partner with Large, Scammell & Danzinger LLC from 2000-2003, Gordon & Peterson LLC from 1998-1999, and Manager of Beneficial Management Corporation from 1988-1993.[1]

Elections

2011

See also: New Jersey General Assembly elections, 2011

Peterson is running for re-election in 2011. He and incumbent John DiMaio ran unopposed in the Republican Primary on June 7. Scott McDonald and Karen Carroll ran unopposed in the Democratic primary.[2]

2009

Bracketed with incumbent John DiMaio in the November 3, 2009 election, he received 47,968 votes (35%), defeating challengers William Courtney and Tammeisha Smith.[3][4] He was bracketed with John DiMaio.[5]

New Jersey Assembly General Election, Twenty-Third Legislative District (2009)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png John DiMaio (R) 49,137
Green check mark transparent.png Erik Peterson (R) 48,067
William J. Courtney (D) 21,997
Tammeisha Smith (D) 19,939

Committee assignments

2010-2012 committees:

Campaign donors

2009

Below are Peterson's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2009 election:[6]

Contributor 2009 total
Lance For Senate $5,000
Dimaio For Assembly $3,261
Doherty For Senate $3,232
Doherty Dimaio & Peterson CTE $2,310
New Jersey Association Of Realtors $1,500

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Political offices
Preceded by
Michael Doherty
New Jersey Assembly District 23
2009-present
Succeeded by
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