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Linda Martin

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Linda Martin
Vermont House Of Representatives, Lamoille 2
In office
2005 - Present
Term ends
January 7, 2015
Years in position 10
Base salary$604.79/week
Per diem$162/day (non-commuter)
$61/day (commuter)
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2004
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
High schoolJonathan Law High School, 1969
Office website
Personal website
Linda J. Martin (b. March 31, 1951) is a Democratic member of the Vermont House of Representatives, representing Lamoille-2. She was first elected to the chamber in 2004.


Martin attended the Community College of Vermont.

Martin has worked as the Treasurer and Town Clerk for the City of Wolcott.

Committee assignments


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

Vermont Committee Assignments, 2013
Government Operations
Legislative Council


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


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



See also: Vermont House of Representatives elections, 2012

Martin won re-election in the 2012 election for Vermont House of Representatives Lamoille 2. Martin was unopposed in the August 28 Democratic primary and won re-election in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[1][2]

Vermont House of Representatives, Lamoille 2 District, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngLinda Martin Incumbent 37.3% 1,973
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngMark Woodward Incumbent 36.4% 1,924
     Republican Lucien Gravel 26.3% 1,391
Total Votes 5,288


See also: Vermont House of Representatives elections, 2010

Linda Martin ran for re-election to the Lamoille 2 District in 2010. She defeated Lucien Gravel (R) in the general election on November 2, 2010.[3]

Vermont House of Representatives, Lamoille 2 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Linda Martin (D) 965
Lucien Gravel (R) 861

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Martin is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Martin raised a total of $6,973 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 23, 2013.[4]

Linda Martin's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Vermont State House, District Lamoille-2 Won $3,893
2010 Vermont State House, District Lamoille-2 Won $3,080
Grand Total Raised $6,973


Martin won re-election to the Vermont House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Martin raised a total of $3,893.
Vermont House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Linda Marti's campaign in 2012
Yarson, Janice Fletcher$500
Kelley, Kevin$500
Osherenko, G & Young, O$250
Smith, Alton W$225
Whitcomb, Leon$200
Total Raised in 2012$3,893
Source: Follow the Money


In 2010, a year in which Martin was up for election, she collected $3,080 in donations.[5]

Her largest contributors in 2010 were:

Vermont House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Linda Martin's campaign in 2010
Lamoille Democratic Party$300
Bartlett, William & Susan$200
Shap Smith For Representative$200
Young, Oran$200
Molde Black & Govoni Pc$200
Total Raised in 2010 $3,080

Voting record


The Ethan Allen Institute, a Vermont-based free-market public policy research and education organization, released its biennial publication, the Vermont Voters' Report Card, for the years 2011-2012. The report showed how Vermont legislators in the state House and state Senate voted on key issues important to the Institute.[6] Here's how Martin voted on the selected bills:

Vermont Voters Scorecard, 2011-2012
Health Provider Tax Green Mountain Care Education Taxation Green Mountain Care Property Rate Tax Health Exchange Green Mountain Care Renewable Portfolio CVPS Rebate


Martin and her husband, Tom, have two children.

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