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{{tnr}}'''Sandra J. Major''' (b. September 4, 1954) is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Pennsylvania House of Representatives]], representing [[Pennsylvania House of Representatives District 111|District 111]].  She was first elected to the chamber in 1994. She currently serves as [[State House Majority Caucus Leader|Majority Caucus Chair]].
 
{{tnr}}'''Sandra J. Major''' (b. September 4, 1954) is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Pennsylvania House of Representatives]], representing [[Pennsylvania House of Representatives District 111|District 111]].  She was first elected to the chamber in 1994. She currently serves as [[State House Majority Caucus Leader|Majority Caucus Chair]].
 
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Major has served as Treasurer of Susquehanna County.   
 
Major has served as Treasurer of Susquehanna County.   

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Sandra Major
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Pennsylvania State House District 111
Incumbent
In office
1995 - Present
Term ends
November, 30 2012
Years in position 19
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$82,026/year
Per diem$159/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected1994
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Education
Associate'sKeystone Junior College
Personal
Birthday09/04/1954
Place of birthSeaford, DE
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Sandra J. Major (b. September 4, 1954) is a Republican member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, representing District 111. She was first elected to the chamber in 1994. She currently serves as Majority Caucus Chair.

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Major has served as Treasurer of Susquehanna County.

Biography

Major earned her A.S. from Keystone Junior College in 1974. Her professional experience includes working for Rep. Carmel Sirianna as a District Assistant.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Pennsylvania Committee Assignments, 2013
Committees
Joint State Government Commission

2011-2012

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

Elections

2014

See also: Pennsylvania House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Pennsylvania House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election took place on May 20, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 11, 2014. Incumbent Sandra Major was unopposed in the Republican primary, while John Heptig was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Major defeated Heptig in the general election.[2][3][4]

Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 111 General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngSandra Major Incumbent 75.7% 12,546
     Democratic John Heptig 24.3% 4,035
Total Votes 16,581

2012

See also: Pennsylvania House of Representatives elections, 2012

Major ran in the 2012 election for Pennsylvania House District 111. Major ran unopposed in the Republican primary on April 24 and defeated Jeffrey Dahlander (D) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012. [5][6]

Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 111, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngSandra Major Incumbent 71% 17,750
     Democratic Jeffrey Dahlander 29% 7,243
Total Votes 24,993

2010

See also: Pennsylvania House of Representatives elections, 2010

Major won re-election to District 111 in 2010. She was unopposed in the May 18 Republican primary and defeated Democrat Jim Knapp and Jay Sweeney (G) in the general election on November 2, 2010.[7]

Pennsylvania State House, District 111
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Sandra Major (R) 14,358 73.7%
Jim Knapp (D) 4,027 20.7%
Jay Sweeney (X) 1,103 5.7%

2008

See also: Pennsylvania House of Representatives elections, 2008

On November 4, 2008, Major won re-election to District 111 of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives. She received 21,430 votes, defeating Green Jay Sweeney (3,201).[8]

Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 111
Candidates Votes Percent
Sandra J. Major (R) Green check mark transparent.png 21,430 87.0%
Jay Sweeney (G) 3,201 13.0%

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Sandra Major is available dating back to 1998. Based on available campaign finance records, Sandra Major raised a total of $275,243 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 17, 2013.[9]

Sandra Major's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 111 Won $70,005
2010 Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 111 Won $68,099
2008 Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 111 Won $52,659
2006 Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 111 Won $25,100
2004 Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 111 Won $13,632
2002 Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 111 Won $10,437
2000 Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 111 Won $27,850
1998 Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 111 Won $7,461
Grand Total Raised $275,243

2012

Sandra Major won re-election to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Sandra Major raised a total of $70,005.
Pennsylvania House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Sandra Major's campaign in 2012
Ppl Corp$6,500
Chesapeake Energy$3,000
Responsible Citizens$2,500
Pennsylvania Builders Association$2,500
Students First$2,500
Total Raised in 2012$70,005
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Sandra Major won re-election to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Sandra Major raised a total of $68,099.

Personal

Major is married.

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