Linda Forry

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Linda Forry
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Massachusetts House of Representatives, Twelfth Suffolk
Incumbent
In office
2005 - present
Term ends
January 7, 2015
Years in position 9
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$61,133/year
Per diem$10 - $100/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedApril 2005
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sBoston College Carroll School of Management
Master'sSuffolk University
Personal
ProfessionDirector, Department of Neighborhood Development for the City of Boston
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Linda Forry is a Democratic member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives, representing the Twelfth Suffolk district. He was first elected to the chamber in a special election in April 2005.

Biography

Forry's professional experience includes working as director of the Department of Neighborhood Development for the City of Boston, and serving as as Legislative Aide/Acting Chief of Staff for Massachusetts Representative Charlotte Golar Richie.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Massachusetts Committee Assignments, 2013
Community Development and Small Business Joint, Chair

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Election history

2012

See also: Massachusetts House of Representatives elections, 2012

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

2010

See also: Massachusetts House of Representatives elections, 2010

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

Massachusetts House of Representatives General Election, Twelfth Suffolk District (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Linda Forry (D) 9,726

2008

On November 4, 2008, Forry won re-election to the Massachusetts House of Representatives, Twelfth Suffolk, unopposed.[4]

Forry raised $66,740 for her campaign.[5]

Massachusetts State House of Representatives, Twelfth Suffolk (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Linda Dorcena Forry (D) 12,501
All Others 191
Blanks 4,409

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, Forry received $55,855 in campaign donations. The largest donors are listed below.[6]

Massachusetts House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Linda Forry's campaign in 2010
Lee, Barbara F$1,000
Carpenters & Joiners Local 67$1,000
Sheet Metal Workers Local 17$1,000
Couto, Jose S$750
Sheridan, Jean Ohara$600
Total Raised in 2010 $55,855

2008

Fox raised $66,740 in the 2008 election cycle.

Her major contributors are listed below. [7]

Donor Amount
Retired Public Employees $1,000
Carpenters Local 67 $1,000
Robert K. Sheridan $1,000
Sheet Metal Workers Local 17 $1,000
Barbara F. Lee $1,000

Personal

Forry has served as co-chair of the Citizens Schools' Council of Champions Board, and a member of the Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center Board of Overseers, Bird Street Community Center Board, Colonel Daniel Marr Boys and Girls Club Board, and the Lower Mills Civic Association.[1]

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Massachusetts House of Representatives Suffolk 12
2005–present
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