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Koutoujian is a 2013 [[Democratic]] candidate seeking election to the [[U.S. House of Representatives|U.S. House]] representing [[Special elections to the 113th United States Congress (2013-2014)|the 5th Congressional District]] of [[Massachusetts]].<ref name="wbur">[http://www.wbur.org/2013/06/26/sciortino-congressional-bid ''WBUR'' "State Rep. Carl Sciortino Announces Congressional Bid" Accessed June 27, 2013]</ref> The election is being held to replace outgoing [[U.S. House|Rep.]] [[Ed Markey]] (D) who was elected to the [[U.S. Senate]] in the June 25th election for [[John Kerry]]'s vacant seat after his appointment as Secretary of State.<ref name="boston">[http://www.boston.com/politicalintelligence/2013/01/28/secretary-state-set-senate-special-election-date-june/clHHl6NFLnwQ609piAw7gI/story.html ''Boston.com'' "Secretary of state to set Senate special election date of June 25," January 28, 2013]</ref><ref>[http://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2013/01/30/governor-deval-patrick-announce-interim-senator-pick-today/CABinJ41vKytJ8zkTkxwuL/story.html ''The Boston Globe,'' "William ‘Mo’ Cowan to be interim US senator," January 30, 2013]</ref>
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Koutoujian is a 2013 [[Democratic]] candidate seeking election to the [[U.S. House of Representatives|U.S. House]] representing [[Special elections to the 113th United States Congress (2013-2014)|the 5th Congressional District]] of [[Massachusetts]].<ref name="wbur">[http://www.wbur.org/2013/06/26/sciortino-congressional-bid ''WBUR'' "State Rep. Carl Sciortino Announces Congressional Bid" Accessed June 27, 2013]</ref> The election is being held to replace outgoing [[U.S. House|Rep.]] [[Ed Markey]] (D) who was elected to the [[United States Senate|U.S. Senate]] in the June 25th election for [[John Kerry]]'s vacant seat after his appointment as Secretary of State.<ref name="boston">[http://www.boston.com/politicalintelligence/2013/01/28/secretary-state-set-senate-special-election-date-june/clHHl6NFLnwQ609piAw7gI/story.html ''Boston.com'' "Secretary of state to set Senate special election date of June 25," January 28, 2013]</ref><ref>[http://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2013/01/30/governor-deval-patrick-announce-interim-senator-pick-today/CABinJ41vKytJ8zkTkxwuL/story.html ''The Boston Globe,'' "William ‘Mo’ Cowan to be interim US senator," January 30, 2013]</ref>
  
 
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Peter Koutoujian
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Candidate for
U.S. House, Massachusetts, District 5
PartyDemocratic
Prior offices
Massachusetts House of Representatives Tenth Middlesex
1997-2011
Personal
ProfessionMiddlesex County Sheriff
Peter Koutoujian was a Democratic member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives, representing the Tenth Middlesex district from 1997 to his resignation in January, 2011. Koutoujian resigned due to his appointment to become the new Middlesex County Sheriff.

Koutoujian is a 2013 Democratic candidate seeking election to the U.S. House representing the 5th Congressional District of Massachusetts.[1]

He previously was an Attorney/Professor at the Massachusetts School of Law and Bentley College. He previously served as Assistant District Attorney.

Koutoujian is a member of the Armenian Assembly, Bentley College Service Learning Program, Council of Armenian Executives, The Knights of Vartan, Massachusetts Legislator's Association, NAACP, Newton Boys and Girls Club Board of Directors, Newton Community Service Center Board of Directors, Waltham and Greater Boston Business and Professional Womens' Club, and the West Suburban Samaritans Board of Directors.[2]

Committee assignments

Elections

2013

See also: Massachusetts' 5th congressional district special election, 2013

Koutoujian is a 2013 Democratic candidate seeking election to the U.S. House representing the 5th Congressional District of Massachusetts.[1] The election is being held to replace outgoing Rep. Ed Markey (D) who was elected to the U.S. Senate in the June 25th election for John Kerry's vacant seat after his appointment as Secretary of State.[3][4]

2010

See also: Massachusetts House of Representatives elections, 2010

Koutoujian won re-election to the Tenth Middlesex Seat in 2010. He had no primary opposition. He defeated James Dixon (R) in the general election on November 2, 2010.[5]

Massachusetts House of Representatives General Election, Tenth Middlesex District (2010)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Peter Koutoujian (D) 7,547
James Dixon (R) 2,684

2008

On November 4, 2008, Koutoujian won re-election for the Massachusetts House of Representatives election for the Tenth Middlesex district. [6] In this election he raised $216,015-; of that total $185,086- (97.9%) was from in state contributions, $3,959- (2.1%) was from out of state contributions, and $65- (0.0%) was from unknown sources. [7]

Massachusetts House of Representatives - Tenth Middlesex district
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Peter Koutoujian (D) 11,460
All Others 150
Blanks 3,744

Campaign donors

2008

Koutoujian raised $216,015 in the 2008 election cycle.

His major contributors are listed below. [8]

Donor Amount
Retired Public Employees $1,000
Sheet Metal Workers Local 17 $1,000
Charles J. Petitti $1,000
Massachusetts Optometric PAC $1,000
Alan D. Solomont $1,000
Massachusetts Credit Union League $1,000
Michael P. Monopoli $1,000

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Preceded by
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Massachusetts House of Representatives Middlesex 10
1997– January 2011
Succeeded by
John Lawn