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==Campaign donors==
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{{Comprehensive donor history
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|Name=Garofalo
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|Full name=Pat Garofalo
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|year=2004
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|Editdate=July 17, 2013
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|totalraised2012=35925
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|totalraised2010=36154
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|result2010=Won
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|office2010=[[Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2010|Minnesota State House, District 36B]]
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|totalraised2008=54789
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|result2008=Won
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|office2008=[[Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2008|Minnesota State House, District 36B]]
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|totalraised2006=46827
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|result2006=Won
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|office2006=[[Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2006|Minnesota State House, District 36B]]
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|totalraised2004=26363
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|result2004=Won
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|office2004=[[Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2004|Minnesota State House, District 36B]]
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}}
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===2012===
 
===2012===
{{State leg donor}}
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{{SLP donor box 2012
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|name = Garofalo
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|full Name = Pat Garofalo
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=140734
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|office= Minnesota House of Representatives
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|new = no
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 35925
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|org1 = Public Fund
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|org2 = 58th Senate District RPM
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|org3 = Mike Lemieur House Dist. 12B Committee
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|org4 = Teamsters Local 120
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|org5 = North Central States Regional Council of Carpenters & Joiners
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|orgamount1 = 3725
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|orgamount2 = 1200
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|orgamount3 = 500
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|orgamount4 = 500
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|orgamount5 = 500
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|}}
  
 
===2010===
 
===2010===
In 2010, Garofalo received $36,154 in campaign donations.  The largest donors are listed below.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=MN&y=2010&f=H&so=O#sorttable Follow the Money - 2010 Campaign contributions]</ref>
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{{SLP donor box 2010
 
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|name= Garofalo
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|full name= Pat Garofalo
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=129992
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|office = Minnesota House of Representatives
 
|party = Republican
 
|party = Republican
|total raised = $36,154
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|total raised = 36154
 
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|org1 = Public Fund
 
|org2 = Minneapolis Municipal Retirement Association
 
|org2 = Minneapolis Municipal Retirement Association
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|org4 = Minnesota Telecommunication Alliance
 
|org4 = Minnesota Telecommunication Alliance
 
|org5 = 36th Senate District RPM
 
|org5 = 36th Senate District RPM
|orgdonor1 = $6,123
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|orgamount1 = 6123
|orgdonor2 = $500
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|orgamount2 = 500
|orgdonor3 = $500
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|orgamount3 = 500
|orgdonor4 = $500
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|orgamount4 = 500
|orgdonor5 = $500
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|orgamount5 = 500
 
|}}
 
|}}
  
 
===2008===
 
===2008===
Listed below are the two largest contributors to Pat Garofalo's 2008 campaign.
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{{SLP donor box 2008
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|name = Garofalo
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|full Name = Pat Garofalo
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=110433
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|office= Minnesota House of Representatives
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|new = no
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 54789
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|org1 = Public Fund
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|org2 = 36th Senate District Republican Party
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|org3 = Lockridge Grindal Nauen & Holstein
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|org4 = Minnesota Auto Dealers Association
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|org5 = Minnesota Telecommunication Alliance
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|orgamount1 = 8046
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|orgamount2 = 1250
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|orgamount3 = 500
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|orgamount4 = 500
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|orgamount5 = 500
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|}}
  
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===2006===
|-
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{{SLP donor box 2006
| [[Public financing of campaigns|Public Fund]]
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|name = Garofalo
| align="right" | $8,046
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|full Name = Pat Garofalo
|-
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=82388
| 36th Senate District Republican Party  
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|office= Minnesota House of Representatives
| align="right" | $1,250
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|new = no
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 46827
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|org1 = Public Fund
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|org2 = 38th Senate District Republican Party of Minnesota
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|org3 = Citizens for Sensible Government Policy for Real Estate PAC
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|org4 = Road Building Contractors Association
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|org5 = Minnesota Associated Builders & Contractors
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|orgamount1 = 7736
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|orgamount2 = 900
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|orgamount3 = 500
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|orgamount4 = 500
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|orgamount5 = 500
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|}}
  
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===2004===
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{{SLP donor box 2004
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|name = Garofalo
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|full Name = Pat Garofalo
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=75180
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|office= Minnesota House of Representatives
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|new = yes
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 26363
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|org1 = Public Fund
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|org2 = Straetan Volunteer Committee
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|org3 = Steve Clark Volunteer Commitee
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|org4 = 36th Senate District Republican Party of Minnesota
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|org5 = Committee of Automobile Retailers
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|orgamount1 = 7953
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|orgamount2 = 1500
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|orgamount3 = 1000
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|orgamount4 = 750
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|orgamount5 = 500
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|}}
  
 
==Recent news==
 
==Recent news==

Revision as of 20:28, 17 July 2013

Pat Garofalo
Garofalo.JPG
Minnesota House of Representatives, District 58B
Incumbent
In office
2005 - present
Term ends
January 6, 2015
Years in position 9
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$31,140.90/year
Per diem$66/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 2, 2004
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sMinnesota State University, Mankato (1994)
Personal
Place of birthSt. Paul, Minnesota
ReligionCatholic
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Pat Garofolo is a Republican member of the Minnesota House of Representatives, representing District 58B. He was first elected to the chamber in 2004.

Biography

Garofalo earned his B.S. in Law Enforcement from Minnesota State University - Mankato. His professional experience includes working as a Network Engineer with the Allianz Life Insurance Company.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Minnesota Committee Assignments, 2013
Energy Policy, Republican-Lead
Property and Local Tax Division
Taxes

Issues

Campaign themes

2012

Garofalo's website highlighted the following campaign themes:[2]

Education

  • Excerpt: "Representative Garofalo supports local control of our schools and has worked to allow Minnesota to opt out of the No Child Left Behind mandate."

Energy

  • Excerpt: "We must keep our energy affordable even as we work to protect the environment."

Environment

  • Excerpt: "Representative Garofalo voted for Minnesota's nation leading renewable energy bill. Under this legislation, 25% of Minnesota's energy will come from renewable sources by 2025."

Abortion

  • Excerpt: "A society is best judged by how it treats its most vulnerable. Representative Garofalo's voting record shows a commitment to protecting unborn children."

Protecting Our Heritage and Our Rights

  • Excerpt: "Representative Garofalo has voted for and will continue to support legislation which protects our 2nd amendment rights."

Election history

2012

See also: Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2012

Garofalo won re-election in the 2012 election for Minnesota House of Representatives District 58B. He was unopposed in the Republican primary on August 14 and defeated Jim Arlt (D) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[3]

Minnesota House of Representatives, District 58B, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngPat Garofalo Incumbent 59.5% 12,520
     Democratic Jim Arlt 40.5% 8,512
Total Votes 21,032

2010

See also: Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2010

Garofalo won re-election to the District 36B Seat in 2010. He had no primary opposition. He defeated Sigrid Iversen (DFL) in the general election on November 2, 2010.[4]

Minnesota House of Representatives, District 36B (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent


Sigrid Iversen (DFL) 6,381 34.1%
Green check mark transparent.png Pat Garofalo (R) 12,317 65.81%
Write-In 17 0.09%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Garofalo won election to the District 36B Seat in the Minnesota House of Representatives, defeating Bev Topp. [5]

Garofalo raised $54,789 for his campaign.[6]

Minnesota House of Representatives, District 36B (2008)
Candidates Votes Percent


Green check mark transparent.png Pat Garofalo (R) 14,235 56.01%
Bev Topp (DFL) 11,144 43.85%
Write-In 36 0.14%

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Garofalo is available dating back to 2004. Based on available campaign finance records, Garofalo raised a total of $200,058 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 17, 2013.[7]

Pat Garofalo's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Minnesota State House, District 58B Won $35,925
2010 Minnesota State House, District 36B Won $36,154
2008 Minnesota State House, District 36B Won $54,789
2006 Minnesota State House, District 36B Won $46,827
2004 Minnesota State House, District 36B Won $26,363
Grand Total Raised $200,058

2012

Garofalo won re-election to the Minnesota House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Garofalo raised a total of $35,925.

2010

Garofalo won re-election to the Minnesota House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Garofalo raised a total of $36,154.

2008

Garofalo won re-election to the Minnesota House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, Garofalo raised a total of $54,789.

2006

Garofalo won re-election to the Minnesota House of Representatives in 2006. During that election cycle, Garofalo raised a total of $46,827.

2004

Garofalo won election to the Minnesota House of Representatives in 2004. During that election cycle, Garofalo raised a total of $26,363.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Bobby Joe Champion (D)
Minnesota House of Representatives District 58B
2013- present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Minnesota House of Representatives District 36B
2005–2013
Succeeded by
Melissa Hortman (DFL)