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{{tnr}}'''Jennifer Beck''' (b. January 3, 1967) is a [[Republican]] member of the [[New Jersey Senate]], representing District 11. She was first elected to the chamber in 2007.  She currently serves [[State Senate Deputy Minority Caucus Leader|Senate Deputy Minority Caucus Leader]].
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{{tnr}}'''Jennifer Beck''' (b. January 3, 1967) is a [[Republican]] member of the [[New Jersey Senate]], representing District 11. She was first elected to the chamber in 2007.  She currently serves [[State Senate Deputy Minority Caucus Leader|Senate Deputy Minority Caucus Leader]]. Beck was moved from District 12 into District 11 by the [[Redistricting in New Jersey|2011 redistricting process]].   
  Beck was moved from District 12 into District 11 by the [[Redistricting in New Jersey|2011 redistricting process]].   
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Bills that have been sponsored by Senator Beck include Senate Bill 334 and Senate Bill 337.<ref> [http://www.njleg.state.nj.us/bills/BillsBySponsor.asp Bills Sponsored by Senators and Representatives]</ref>
 
Bills that have been sponsored by Senator Beck include Senate Bill 334 and Senate Bill 337.<ref> [http://www.njleg.state.nj.us/bills/BillsBySponsor.asp Bills Sponsored by Senators and Representatives]</ref>
  

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Jennifer Beck
Jennifer Beck.jpg
New Jersey Senate District 11
Incumbent
In office
2008-present
Term ends
January 9, 2018
Years in position 6
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$49,000/year
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 5, 2013
First elected2007
Next generalNovember 7, 2017
Term limitsNo
Prior offices
New Jersey State Assembly, District 12
2006-2008
New Jersey Senate, District 12
2008 - 2012
Education
Bachelor'sBoston College
Master'sUniversity of Pennsylvania
Personal
BirthdayJanuary 3, 1967
Place of birthErie, PA
ProfessionPresident, JAB Marketing LLC
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Jennifer Beck (b. January 3, 1967) is a Republican member of the New Jersey Senate, representing District 11. She was first elected to the chamber in 2007. She currently serves Senate Deputy Minority Caucus Leader. Beck was moved from District 12 into District 11 by the 2011 redistricting process.

Bills that have been sponsored by Senator Beck include Senate Bill 334 and Senate Bill 337.[1]

Beck served as a member of the New Jersey General Assembly from 2005 to 2007.

Biography

Beck earned her B.A. in Physics and Mathematics from Boston College and her M.A. in Government Administration from the University of Pennsylvania. Her professional experience includes serving as the president of JAB Marketing, LLC. Beck was a member of the Red Bank Borough Council from 1999 to 2005.

Committee assignments

2014-2015

At the beginning of the 2014 legislative session, Beck served on the following committees:

New Jersey Committee Assignments, 2014
Budget and Appropriations
Community and Urban Affairs

2010-2011

In the 2010-2011 legislative session, Beck served on the following committees:

Elections

2013

See also: New Jersey State Senate elections, 2013

Beck won re-election in the 2013 election for New Jersey State Senate District 11. Beck was unopposed in the June 4 Republican primary and defeated Michael Brantley (D) and Marie Amato-Juckiewicz (I) in the general election, which took place on November 5, 2013.[2][3][4][5]

New Jersey State Senate, District 11 General Election, 2013
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJennifer Beck Incumbent 60% 30,531
     Democratic Michael Brantley 38.8% 19,735
     Independent Marie Amato-Juckiewicz 1.2% 599
Total Votes 50,865

2011

See also: New Jersey State Senate elections, 2011

Beck won election to the District 11 seat. She did not run for re-election to District 12. Beck ran unopposed in the June 7 Republican primary election. She defeated Raymond Santiago (D) in the general election which took place on November 8, 2011.[6]

New Jersey State Senate District 11 General Election, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJennifer Beck 56.6% 20,226
     Democratic Raymond Santiago 43.4% 15,487
Total Votes 35,713

First female legislative team

District 11 featured the state's first all-female legislative team. In addition to Beck, Caroline Casagrande (R) and Mary Pat Angelini (R) won seats in District 11 during the 2011 New Jersey General Assembly race.[7]

2007

See also: New Jersey State Senate elections, 2007

In 2007, Beck was elected to the New Jersey State Senate District 12. Beck (R) finished with 26,743 votes while her opponent Ellen Karcher (D) finished with 22,4844 votes.[8] Beck raised $599,822 for her campaign fund.[9]

New Jersey State Senate District 12
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Jennifer Beck (R) 26,743
Ellen Karcher (D) 22,844

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Beck is available dating back to 2005. Based on available campaign finance records, Beck raised a total of $1,229,513 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 13, 2013.[10]

Jennifer Beck's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2011 New Jersey State Senate, District 12 Won $377,320
2009 New Jersey State Senate, District 12 Not up for election $142,002
2007 New Jersey State Senate, District 12 Won $599,822
2005 New Jersey General Assembly, District 12 Won $110,369
Grand Total Raised $1,229,513

2011

Beck won re-election to the New Jersey State Senate in 2011. During that election cycle, Beck raised a total of $377,320.

2009

Beck was not up for election to the New Jersey State Senate in 2009. During that election cycle, Beck raised a total of $142,002.

2007

Beck won election to the New Jersey State Senate in 2007. During that election cycle, Beck raised a total of $599,822.

2005

Beck won election to the New Jersey General Assembly in 2005. During that election cycle, Beck raised a total of $110,369.

Endorsements

2013

In 2013, Beck’s endorsements included the following:[11]

  • The Sierra Club

Presidential preference

2012

See also: Endorsements by state officials of presidential candidates in the 2012 election

Jennifer Beck endorsed Mitt Romney in the 2012 presidential election. [12]

Personal

Beck currently resides with her fiance, Dan Shields, in Red Bank, New Jersey.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Sean Kean
New Jersey State Senate District 11
2012–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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New Jersey State Senate District 12
2008–2012
Succeeded by
Samuel Thompson