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She attended both Mater Dei College and SUNY Potsdam. Her professional experiences includes being elected to the position of St. Lawrence County Clerk, a position she held for over ten years.
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She attended both Mater Dei College and SUNY Potsdam. Her professional experience includes being elected to the position of St. Lawrence County Clerk, a position she held for over ten years.
  
 
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Patricia Ritchie
Patricia Ritchie.jpg
New York Senate District 48
Incumbent
In office
2011 - present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$79,500/year
Per diem$171/full day; $61/half day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Personal
ProfessionCounty Clerk
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Patricia 'Patty' Ritchie is a Republican member of the New York State Senate, representing District 48. She was first elected to the chamber in 2011.

Biography

She attended both Mater Dei College and SUNY Potsdam. Her professional experience includes being elected to the position of St. Lawrence County Clerk, a position she held for over ten years.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

New York Committee Assignments, 2013
Agriculture, Chair
Alcoholism and Drug Abuse
Civil Service and Pensions
Crime Victims, Crime and Correction
Cultural Affairs, Tourism, Parks and Recreation
Energy and Telecommunications
Local Government

2011-2012

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

Elections

2012

See also: New York State Senate elections, 2012

Ritchie ran in the 2012 election for New York State Senate District 48. She ran unopposed in the Republican primary on September 13, 2012; she also ran on the Conservative Party and Independence Party of New York State tickets. Ritchie defeated Amy M. Tresidder (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[1]

New York State Senate, District 48, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngPatricia Ritchie Incumbent 69.9% 66,016
     Democratic Amy M. Tresidder 30.1% 28,470
Total Votes 94,486

2010

See also: New York State Senate elections, 2010

Ritchie ran unopposed in the September 14 Republican primary. Ritchie defeated incumbent Darrel Aubertine (D) in the general election on November 2.[2]

New York State Senate, General Election Results, District 48 (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Patricia Ritchie (R) 38,508
Darrel Aubertine (D) 34,712

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, Ritchie raised a total of $780,807 in campaign contributions.[3]

Her three largest campaign contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
Senate Republican Campaign Cmte of New York $485,000
Digiworks Media Inc $10,750
Erenberg, Donald S $9,850

Personal

Ritchie lives in Oswegatchie with her husband, Tom. They have three children and one grandchild.

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Preceded by
Darrel Aubertine (D)
New York State Senate District 48
2011–present
Succeeded by
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