Kay Khan

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Kay Khan
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Massachusetts House of Representatives, Eleventh Middlesex
Incumbent
In office
1995 - present
Term ends
January 7, 2015
Years in position 19
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$61,133/year
Per diem$10 - $100/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected1994
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sBoston University School of Nursing
Master'sBoston University School of Nursing, 1981
Personal
Birthday06/22/1941
Place of birthCherokee, Iowa
ProfessionPsychiatric Nurse/Clinical Specialist
ReligionJewish
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Kay Khan (b. June 22, 1941) is a Democratic member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives, representing the Eleventh Middlesex district. She was first elected to the chamber in 1994.

Khan has been a member of the Democratic City Committee of Newton.

Biography

Khan's professional experience includes working as a psychiatric nurse and clinical specialist; she was previously a pediatric nurse.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Massachusetts Committee Assignments, 2013
Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities Joint, Chair

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Khan served on the following committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Khan served on the following committees:

Election history

2012

See also: Massachusetts House of Representatives elections, 2012

Khan won re-election in the 2012 election for Massachusetts House of Representatives Eleventh Middlesex District. Khan was unopposed in the September 6 Democratic primary and was unopposed in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2]

Massachusetts House of Representatives, Eleventh Middlesex District, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngKay Khan Incumbent 74.4% 14,329
     Republican Greer Swiston 25.6% 4,935
Total Votes 19,264

2010

See also: Massachusetts House of Representatives elections, 2010

Khan won re-election to the Eleventh Middlesex Seat in 2010. She was unopposed in the September 14 primary. Khan also faced no opposition in the general election on November 2, 2010.[3]

Massachusetts House of Representatives General Election, Eleventh Middlesex District (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Kay Jhan (D) 12,228

2008

On November 4, 2008, Khan won re-election in the Massachusetts House of Representatives election for the Eleventh Middlesex district. [4] In this election she raised $19,753; of that total $19,460 (98.5%) was from in state contributions, $0 (0.0%) was from out of state contributions, and $293 (1.5%) was from unknown sources. [5]

Massachusetts House of Representatives - Eleventh Middlesex district
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Kay Khan (D) 14,720
All Others 196
Blanks 6,210

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, Khan received $21,162 in campaign donations. The largest donors are listed below.[6]

Massachusetts House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Kay Khan's campaign in 2010
Massachusetts Psychiatric Society$1,000
Tillotson, Diane C$500
Massachusetts Assoc Of Nurse Anesthetists Inc PAC Fund$500
Kruger, Jeanette$500
Yozell, John$500
Total Raised in 2010 $21,162

2008

Khan raised $19,753 in the 2008 election cycle.

Her major contributors are listed below. [7]

Donor Amount
Massachusetts Psychiatric Society $1,000
12 different donors $500

Personal

Khan and her husband, Nasir, have three children. She has been co-chair of the Legislative Mental Health Caucus, and a member of the Jewish Alliance for Law and Social Action, League of Women Voters, Massachusetts School Nurse Research Network Advisory Board, New England Region of the American Society of the University of Haifa, Nurses United for Responsible Services, and the West Newton-Tanzania Collaborative Advisory Board.[8]

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Preceded by
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Massachusetts House of Representatives Middlesex 11
1995–present
Succeeded by
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