|South Carolina House District 119|
|2006 - Present|
|November 8, 2012|
|Years in position||7|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 2, 2010|
|Next election||November 6, 2012|
Stavrinakis earned his BA from the College of Charleston in 1988. He went on to receive his JD from the University of South Carolina School of Law in 1992.
Stavrinakis served as 9th Circuit Assistant Solicitor from 1993 to 1996. He then worked as a Prosecutor from 1993 to 2000. He has worked as an attorney for Stavrinakis Law Firm since 1996.
Stavrinakis served on the Charleston County Council from 1999 to 2006. From 2005 to 2006, he served as Council Chairman. He then joined the South Carolina House of Representatives in 2007. He has served in that position since, representing the 119th District.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Stavrinakis has been appointed to the following committees:
- Subcommittee on Criminal Laws
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Stavrinakis served on the following committees:
- Subcommittee on General Laws
Stavrinakis is unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 12.
Stavrinakis ran unopposed in the June 8 Democratic primary for District 119 of the South Carolina House of Representatives. Stavrinakis defeated Lee Edwards (R) in the general election on November 2.
|South Carolina House of Representatives, District 119 (2010)|
|Leonidas Stavrinakis (D)||6,693||54.81%|
|Lee Edwards (R)||5,510||45.12%|
On November 4, 2008 Stavrinakis won re-election to the 119th District seat in the South Carolina House of Representatives, defeating Chris Cannon (R).
Stavrinakis raised $137,686 for his campaign, while Cannon raised $6,139.
|South Carolina House of Representatives, District 119 (2008)|
|Leonidas Stavrinakis (D)||10,432|
|Chris Cannon (R)||7,251|
In 2010, a year in which Stavrinakis was up for re-election, he collected $148,109 in donations.
His largest contributors in 2010 were:
|South Carolina House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Leonidas Stavrinakis's campaign in 2010|
|House Democratic Caucus Of South Carolina||$5,000|
|Cusch Mount Pleasant Inc||$1,000|
|Conservation Voters Of South Carolina||$1,000|
|Baker Motor Co||$1,000|
|Total Raised in 2010||$148,109|
Stavrinakis raised $137,686 in the 2008 election cycle.
His major contributors are listed below.
|House Democratic Caucus of South Carolina||$5,000|
|House Republican Caucus of South Carolina||$2,293|
|South Carolina Manufacturers Alliance||$1,250|
|16 different donors each donated:||$1,000|
Stavrinakis and his wife, Anne, have two children.
- South Carolina House of Representative - Rep. Leonidas Stavrinakis
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2006
|South Carolina House of Representatives District 119
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State of South Carolina
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