Robert Jacquard

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Robert Jacquard
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Rhode Island House of Representatives District 17
Incumbent
In office
1993 - Present
Term ends
January 6, 2015
Years in position 21
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$14,185.95/year
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected1992
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sRoger Williams University
J.D.Roger Williams University
Personal
ProfessionAttorney
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Robert B. Jacquard (b. May 15, 1958) is a Democratic member of the Rhode Island House of Representatives, representing District 17. He was first elected to the chamber in 1992.

Biography

Jacquard attended Salve Regina. He earned his B.S. and J.D. from Roger Williams University in 1984 and 1998, respectively. His professional experience includes working for the Cranston Police Department as a Sergeant from 1979 to 2002, as an Assistant City Solicitor for the City of Cranston from 1999 to 2002 and as a self-employed attorney since 1999.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Rhode Island Committee Assignments, 2013
Finance
Veterans' Affairs

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: Rhode Island House of Representatives elections, 2012

Jacquard won re-election in the 2012 election for Rhode Island House of Representatives District 17. Jacquard was unopposed in the September 11 Democratic primary and defeated Charles Hooper (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[1]

Rhode Island House of Representatives, District 17, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngRobert Jacquard Incumbent 69.9% 4,132
     Republican Charles Hooper 29.9% 1,766
     Other Write-in 0.3% 17
Total Votes 5,915

2010

See also: Rhode Island House of Representatives elections, 2010

Jacquard won re-election to the 17th District Seat in 2010. He was unopposed in the September 14 Democratic primary election and also faced no opposition in the general election on November 2, 2010.[2][3]

Rhode Island House District 17
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Robert Jacquard (D) 3516

2008

See also: Rhode Island House of Representatives elections, 2008

In 2008, Jacquard was re-elected to the Rhode Island House District 17. Jacquard (D) finished with 3,856 votes while his opponent Jasper Bedrosian (R) finished with 2,154 votes.[4] Jacquard raised $13,525 for his campaign fund.[5]

Rhode Island House District 17
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Robert Jacquard (D) 3,856
Jasper Bedrosian (R) 2,154

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Robert Jacquard is available dating back to 1994. Based on available campaign finance records, Robert Jacquard raised a total of $55,370 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 1, 2013.[6]

Robert Jacquard's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Rhode Island House of Representatives, District 17 Won $4,970
2010 Rhode Island House of Representatives, District 17 Won $11,001
2008 Rhode Island House of Representatives, District 17 Won $13,525
2006 Rhode Island House of Representatives, District 17 Won $4,375
2004 Rhode Island House of Representatives, District 17 Won $9,644
2002 Rhode Island House of Representatives, District 17 Won $4,065
2000 Rhode Island House of Representatives, District 26 Won $0
1998 Rhode Island House of Representatives, District 26 Won $2,365
1996 Rhode Island House of Representatives, District 26 Won $1,975
1994 Rhode Island House of Representatives, District 26 Won $3,450
Grand Total Raised $55,370

2012

Robert Jacquard won re-election to the Rhode Island House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Robert Jacquard raised a total of $4,970.
Rhode Island House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Robert Jacquard's campaign in 2012
Rhode Island Association for Justice$1,000
Rhode Island State Association of Fire Fighters$600
Coventry Teachers Alliance$500
National Education Association Rhode Island$300
Cranston Teachers Alliance$250
Total Raised in 2012$4,970
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Robert Jacquard won re-election to the Rhode Island House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Robert Jacquard raised a total of $11,001.

2008

Robert Jacquard won re-election to the Rhode Island House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, Robert Jacquard raised a total of $13,525.

2006

Robert Jacquard won re-election to the Rhode Island House of Representatives in 2006. During that election cycle, Robert Jacquard raised a total of $4,375.

2004

Robert Jacquard won re-election to the Rhode Island House of Representatives in 2004. During that election cycle, Robert Jacquard raised a total of $9,644.

2002

Robert Jacquard won re-election to the Rhode Island House of Representatives in 2002. During that election cycle, Robert Jacquard raised a total of $4,065.

2000

Robert Jacquard won re-election to the Rhode Island House of Representatives in 2000. During that election cycle, Robert Jacquard raised a total of $0.

1998

Robert Jacquard won re-election to the Rhode Island House of Representatives in 1998. During that election cycle, Robert Jacquard raised a total of $2,365.

1996

Robert Jacquard won re-election to the Rhode Island House of Representatives in 1996. During that election cycle, Robert Jacquard raised a total of $1,975.

1994

Robert Jacquard won re-election to the Rhode Island House of Representatives in 1994. During that election cycle, Robert Jacquard raised a total of $3,450.

Personal

Jacquard and his wife, Kathleen, have one child.

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Rhode Island House of Representatives - District 17
1993–present
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