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Harriette Chandler currently serves on a number of non-legislative committees, including the Central Massachusetts Caucus, the City Task Force on Crisis Management, the Joint Committee on Veterans and Federal Affairs, the Massachusetts Legislature's Tobacco Control Caucus, the Mayor's Advisory Committee, At-Risk Youth, the Senate Committee on Ways and Means, and the Worcester Economic Development Council.
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Harriette Chandler currently serves on a number of non-legislative committees, including the Central Massachusetts Caucus, the City Task Force on Crisis Management, the Joint Committee on Veterans and Federal Affairs, the Massachusetts Legislature's Tobacco Control Caucus, the Mayor's Advisory Committee, At-Risk Youth, the Senate Committee on * [[Ways and Means Committee]], and the Worcester Economic Development Council.
  
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==Committee assignments==
Harriette Chandler currently serves on a number of legislative committees, including the [[Federal Stimulus Oversight Joint Committee, Massachusetts General Court|Federal Stimulus Oversight Committee]], the [[Public Health Joint Committee, Massachusetts General Court|Public Health Committee]], the [[Veterans and Federal Affairs Joint Committee Joint Committee, Massachusetts General Court|Veterans and Federal Affairs Committee]], and the [[Ways and Means Committee]].
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===2011-2012===
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Steinbeisser has been appointed to these committees:
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Public Health, Vice Chair
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===2009-2010===
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In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Steinbeisser served on these committees:
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*[[Federal Stimulus Oversight Joint Committee, Massachusetts General Court|Federal Stimulus Oversight Committee]]
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*[[Public Health Joint Committee, Massachusetts General Court|Public Health Committee]]
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*[[Veterans and Federal Affairs Joint Committee Joint Committee, Massachusetts General Court|Veterans and Federal Affairs Committee]]
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*[[Ways and Means Committee]]
  
 
==Elections==  
 
==Elections==  

Revision as of 02:15, 8 May 2011

Harriette Chandler
Massachusetts State Senate First Worcester
Incumbent
Assumed office
2001
Current term ends
January 5, 2013
Political party Democratic
Profession Consultant / Senator
Website Senate site
Harriette Chandler (b. December 20, 1937) is a Democratic member of the Massachusetts State Senate. She has represented the First Worcester district since 2001. Chandler's other professional experience includes being a representative with the Massachusetts House of Representatives from 1995-2001. She was also vice chair on the Worcester School Committee and a member of the Massachusetts Democratic State Committee and Worcester Democratic City Committee.

Chandler has professional experience as a management consultant.

Chandler earned her Bachelors degree from Wellesley College in 1959, her PhD from Clark University in 1973, and her MBA from Simmon Graduate School of Management in 1983. She also earned her Honorary Doctorate in Public Administration from Worcester State College in 1988.[1]

Organizations

Harriette Chandler is currently involved in a number of organizations, including the Dynamic Advisory Committee, United Way, Central Massachusetts, Worcester Academy, and the Worcester Women's History Project.

Caucuses/Non-Legislative Committees

Harriette Chandler currently serves on a number of non-legislative committees, including the Central Massachusetts Caucus, the City Task Force on Crisis Management, the Joint Committee on Veterans and Federal Affairs, the Massachusetts Legislature's Tobacco Control Caucus, the Mayor's Advisory Committee, At-Risk Youth, the Senate Committee on * Ways and Means Committee, and the Worcester Economic Development Council.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Steinbeisser has been appointed to these committees: Public Health, Vice Chair

2009-2010

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

Elections

2010

See also: Massachusetts State Senate elections, 2010

Chandler won re-election to the First Worcester District Seat in 2010. She had no primary opposition. William Higgins, Sr ran for the seat on the Republican ticket. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.

Massachusetts State Senate - First Worcester District
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Harriette Chandler (D) 32,293
William Higgins, Sr (R) 19,601
All Others 61
Blanks 2,804

2008

On November 4, 2008, Chandler won re-election for the Senate election for the First Worcester district. [2] In this election she raised $153,172-; of that total $144,785 (94.6%) was from in state contributions and $8,325 (5.4%) was from out of state contributions.[3]

Massachusetts State Senate - First Worcester district
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Harriette Chandler (D) 52,592
All Others 845
Blanks 18,610

Campaign donors

2008

In 2008 Harriette Chandler collected $153,172 in donations. [4]

Her four largest contributors in 2008 were:

Donor Amount
Raymond James Financial Services $9,242
Massachusetts Dental Society $1,000
United Healthcare Workers East $1,000
Retired Public Employees $1,000

Personal

Harriette Chandler was born in Baltimore, Maryland and raised in Worcester, Massachusetts. She is currently married to Burton Chandler with three children.

External links

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References

  1. Project Vote Smart - Senator Chandler
  2. Return of Votes for Massachusetts State Election November 4, 2008
  3. Follow the Money 2008
  4. 2008 contributors to Harriette Chandler
Political offices
Preceded by
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Massachusetts State Senate First Worcester
2001–present
Succeeded by
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