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Besides being a senator, Blevins is also the Manager of the non-profit, Delaware Helpline.
 
Besides being a senator, Blevins is also the Manager of the non-profit, Delaware Helpline.
  
== Committee Assignments ==
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==Committee assignments==
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===2011-2012===
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Blevins has been appointed to these committees:
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* [[Administrative Services/Elections Committee, Delaware State Senate|Administrative Services/Elections]]
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* [[Banking Committee, Delaware State Senate|Banking]]
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* [[Children, Youth & Families Committee, Delaware State Senate|Children, Youth & Families]]
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* [[Ethics Committee, Delaware State Senate|Ethics]]
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* [[Executive Committee, Delaware State Senate|Executive]]
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* [[Health & Social Services Committee, Delaware State Senate|Health & Social Services]]
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* [[Judiciary Committee, Delaware State Senate|Judiciary]] ''Chair''
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* [[Legislative Council Committee, Delaware State Senate|Legislative Council]]
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* [[Permanent Rules Committee, Delaware State Senate|Permanent Rules]]
  
Blevins is a member of these committees:  
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===2009-2010===
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In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Blevins served on these committees:
  
 
* [[Insurance Committee, Delaware State Senate|Insurance]].
 
* [[Insurance Committee, Delaware State Senate|Insurance]].

Revision as of 13:44, 21 April 2011

Patricia Blevins
Patricia blevins.jpg
Delaware State Senate District 7
Incumbent
Assumed office
1990
Current term ends
November 3, 2014
Political party Democratic
Profession Non-Profit Manager, Delaware Helpline
Website Senate website
Patricia Blevins has been a Democratic member of the Delaware State Senate since 1990. She currently serves as the Senate Majority Leader.

Blevins received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Temple University.

Besides being a senator, Blevins is also the Manager of the non-profit, Delaware Helpline.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Blevins has been appointed to these committees:

2009-2010

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

Elections

2010

See also: Delaware State Senate elections, 2010

Blevins won re-election to the 7th District Seat in 2010. She had no primary opposition and defeated Frederick R. Cullins (R) in the November 2, 2010 general election.[2]

Delaware State Senate, District 7
2010 General election results
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Patricia Blevins (D) 7,877 61.0%
Frederick R. Cullins (R) 5,044 39.0%

2006

On November 7, 2006, Blevins won re-election to the Delaware State Senate from Delaware's 7th Senate District. Blevins defeated Everson Bullen, Jr. (R). Blevins received 8,835 votes, while Bullen received 3,386 votes.[3] Blevins raised $67,329 for her campaign in 2006; Bullen raised $600.[4]

Delaware State Senate, District 7 (2006)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Patricia Blevins (D) 8,835 72.3%
Everson Bullen, Jr. (R) 3,386 27.7%

Campaign donors

2008

In 2008, a year in which she was not up for re-election, Blevins collected $6,275 in contributions.[5] The five largest contributors to her campaign were as follows:

Donor Amount
Wal-Mart $600
Deborah A. Hamilton Ltd. $600
Entertainment Software Association $600
Carpenters and Joiners Local 626 $600
Sunoco $500

2006

In 2006, Blevins collected $67,239 in contributions.[6] The ten largest contributors to her campaign were as follows:

Donor Amount
Laborers Political League of Delaware $600
Vincent Pettinero $600
Edward R. Davis $600
Vincent and Sharon Meconi $600
Plumbers and Pipefitters Local 74 $600
Delaware Public Employees Council 81 $600
Wolf, Block, Schorr, and Solis-Cohen $600
Delaware State Auto Workers $600
Delaware State Education Association $600
Anheuser-Busch $600

District 7

Blevins represents Delaware Senate district 7, which covers the town of Elsmere.

Personal

Patricia is married to Michael Blevins.

External links

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References

Political offices
Preceded by
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Delaware Senate District 7
1990–present
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