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Jim Ferlo

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Jim Ferlo
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Pennsylvania State Senate District 38
Incumbent
In office
2003-Present
Term ends
November 30, 2014
Years in position 12
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$82,026/year
Per diem$159/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2002
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Council Member, City of Pittsburgh
1988-2003
Personal
Date of birthJune 19, 1951
Place of birthRome, NY
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Jim Ferlo has been a Democratic member of the Pennsylvania State Senate since 2003. Ferlo was re-elected in November of 2010 with his term expiring in 2014. Before being a Senator, Ferlo served as a full-time member of the Pittsburgh City Council from 1988 to 2003.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Pennsylvania Committee Assignments, 2013
Law & Justice, Minority Chair
Appropriations, Minority Vice Chair
Consumer Protection & Professional Licensure
Environmental Resources & Energy

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2010

See also: Pennsylvania State Senate elections, 2010

Ferlo won re-election in District 38. He was unopposed in the May 18 Democratic primary and faced no opposition in the November 2 general election.[1]

Pennsylvania State Senate District 38
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Jim Ferlo (D) 54,012

2006

On November 7, 2006, Ferlo was re-elected to Pennsylvania State Senate District 38.[2]

Ferlo raised $182,115 for this campaign.[3]

Pennsylvania State Senate District 38
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png FERLO, JIM (D) 57,195
MURPHY, JOSEPH (CST) 10,718

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Ferlo received $128,370 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[4]

Pennsylvania State Senate 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Jim Ferlo's campaign in 2010
Jay Costa For State Senate$10,425
Pittsburgh Fire Fighters Local 1$4,500
Operating Engineers Local 66$4,000
Western Pennsylvania Laborers$3,250
Steamfitters Local 449$2,900
Total Raised in 2010 $128,370

2006

Ferlo raised $182,115 during the 2006 election cycle.

His top contributors are listed below.[5]

Donor Amount
Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association $6,500
Western Pennsylvania Laborers $3,800
AFSCME Council 13 $3,400
Gerald Janusz $2,825
Electrical Workers Local 5 $2,650
Charles Hammel III $2,500
Pennsylvania Builders Association $2,325
Operating Engineers Local 66 $2,000
Western Pennsylvania Regional Council of Carpenters $1,600
Richard Simmons $1,500

District 38

Ferlo represents Pennsylvania Senate District 38. District 38 includes the Northeast region of Pittsburgh and the suburbs of Breckenridge and Harrison[6].

Personal

John is married to Vanessa Wozinak. They have two children and reside in Johnstown, Pennsylvania.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Pennsylvania State Senate District 38
2003–present
Succeeded by
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