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Grace Diaz

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Grace Diaz
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Rhode Island House of Representatives District 11
Incumbent
In office
2005 - Present
Term ends
January 6, 2015
Years in position 9
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$14,185.95/year
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2004
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Personal
ProfessionChild care consultant
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Grace Diaz (b. February 21, 1957) is a Democratic member of the Rhode Island House of Representatives, representing District 11.

Education

Diaz earned her BA in Human Services from Spring Field College in 2008.

Professional experience

Diaz is a self-employed Child Care Consultant.

Political experience

Diaz joined the Rhode Island House of Representatives in 2005. She has served in that position since, representing the 11th District.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Rhode Island Committee Assignments, 2013
Health, Education and Welfare, Vice Chair
Rules, Secretary

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: Rhode Island House of Representatives elections, 2012

Diaz won re-election in the 2012 election for Rhode Island House of Representatives District 11. She defeated Laura Perez in the September 11 Democratic primary and defeated Christian Chirino (R) in the general election which took place on November 6.[1][2]

Rhode Island House of Representatives, District 11, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngGrace Diaz Incumbent 92.5% 3,372
     Republican Christian Chirino 7.2% 261
     Other Write-in 0.3% 11
Total Votes 3,644
Rhode Island House of Representatives, District 11 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngGrace Diaz Incumbent 77.7% 936
Laura Perez 22.3% 268
Total Votes 1,204

2010

See also: Rhode Island House of Representatives elections, 2010

Diaz won re-election to the 11th District Seat in 2010. She was unopposed in the September 14 primary election and defeated Republican Maria Curran in the general election on November 2, 2010.[3][4]

2008

In 2008 Diaz was re-elected to the Rhode Island House District 11. Diaz (D) finished with 3,429 votes while her opponent Renay Omisore (R) finished with 374 votes.[5] Diaz raised $33,005 for her campaign fund.[6]

Rhode Island House District 11
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Grace Diaz (D) 3,429
Renay Omisore (R) 374

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, Diaz raised $21,810 in campaign donations. The top contributors to the campaign are listed below.[7]

2008

Listed below are the three largest contributors to Grace Diaz's 2008 campaign.

Donor Amount
Rhode Island Carpenters $2,500
Rhode Island House Democratic Leadership Fund $1,000
Mark S. Weiner $1,000

Personal

Diaz has five children.

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Rhode Island House of Representatives - District 11
2005–present
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