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Mollie Burke
Vermont House Of Representatives, Windham 2-2
In office
2009 - Present
Term ends
January 7, 2015
Years in position 5
PartyVermont Progressive Party
Base salary$604.79/week
Per diem$162/day (non-commuter)
$61/day (commuter)
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2008
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Office website
Mollie Sullivan Burke is a Progressive and Democratic member of the Vermont House of Representatives, representing Windham 2-2. She was first elected to the chamber in 2008.


Burke earned her B.A. from Marymount College. She then attended the London School of Economics. She later received her MFA from Goddard College.

Burke was a Figure Skating Instructor at the Brattleboro Figure Skating Club from 1976 to 2005. In 2008, she worked as founder/director of Art in the Neighborhood. She has worked for the Brattleboro Recreation Department since 1978. Burke has also worked for Hilltop Montessori School since 1987. She has been an Artist-in-Residence at various Vermont schools from 1999 to the present.

Committee assignments


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

Vermont Committee Assignments, 2013


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


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



See also: Vermont House of Representatives elections, 2012

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


See also: Vermont House of Representatives elections, 2010

Burke ran for re-election to the Windham 3-2 District in 2010. She ran unopposed in the primary election and in the general election on November 2, 2010.[3]

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Burke is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Burke raised a total of $128 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 24, 2013.[4]

Mollie Burke's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Vermont State House, District Windham-2-2 Won $128
2010 Vermont State House, District Windham-3-2 Won $0
Grand Total Raised $128


Burke won re-election to the Vermont House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Burke raised a total of $128.
Vermont House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Mollie Burke's campaign in 2012
Contribution By Candidate Or Candidates Immediate Family$6
Total Raised in 2012$128
Source:Follow the Money


In 2010, a year in which Burke was up for election, she did not collect any money in donations.[5]

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 Burke 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


Burke and her husband, Peter Gould, have three children.

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