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==Campaign donors==
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{{Comprehensive donor history
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|Name=Pappas
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|Full name=Sandra Pappas
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|year=1996
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|Editdate=June 29, 2013
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|link=<ref>[http://followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=504 ''Follow the Money'', "Pappas, Sandy." Retrieved June 29, 2013.]</ref>
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|party=Democratic
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|totalraised2012=35752
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|result2012=Won
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|office2012=[[Minnesota State Senate elections, 2012|Minnesota State Senate, District 65]]
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|totalraised2010=38133
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|result2010=Won
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|office2010=[[Minnesota State Senate elections, 2010|Minnesota State Senate, District 65]]
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|totalraised2008=16558
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|result2008=N/A
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|office2008=[[Minnesota State Senate elections, 2008|Minnesota State Senate, District 65]]
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|totalraised2006=37807
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|result2006=Won
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|office2006=[[Minnesota State Senate elections, 2006|Minnesota State Senate, District 65]]
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|totalraised2004=9591
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|result2004=N/A
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|office2004=[[Minnesota State Senate elections, 2004|Minnesota State Senate, District 65]]
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|totalraised2002=14307
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|result2002=Won
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|office2002=[[Minnesota State Senate elections, 2002|Minnesota State Senate, District 65]]
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|totalraised2000=32004
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|result2000=Won
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|office2000=[[Minnesota State Senate elections, 2000|Minnesota State Senate, District 65]]
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|totalraised1996=33563
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|result1996=Won
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|office1996=[[Minnesota State Senate|Minnesota State Senate, District 65]]
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}}
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===2012===
 
===2012===
{{State leg donor}}
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{{SLP donor box 2012
===2010===
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|name = Pappas
In 2010, Pappas received $38,133 in campaign donations.  The top contributors are listed below.<Ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=MN&y=2010&f=S&so=O#sorttable Follow the Money - 2010 contributions]</ref>
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|full Name = Sandra Pappas
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|reference = http://followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=140815
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|office= Minnesota State Senate
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|new = no
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = 35752
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|org1 = Public Fund
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|org2 = Pappas For Senate
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|org3 = Committee Of Thirteen Legislative Fund
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|org4 = IFO PAC Fund (Inter Faculty Organization)
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|org5 = Teamsters Local 120 Drive
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|orgamount1 = 13218
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|orgamount2 = 906
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|orgamount3 = 500
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|orgamount4 = 500
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|orgamount5 = 500
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|}}
  
{{slp donor box 2010
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===2010===
|Chamber = Minnesota State Senate
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{{SLP donor box 2010
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|name=Pappas
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|full name= Sandra Pappas
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|office = Minnesota State Senate
 
|party = Democratic
 
|party = Democratic
|total raised = $38,133
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|new = no
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|total raised = 38133
 
|org1 = Public Fund
 
|org1 = Public Fund
 
|org2 = Minneapolis Fire Fighters Relief Association
 
|org2 = Minneapolis Fire Fighters Relief Association
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|org4 = Minneapolis Municipal Retirement Association
 
|org4 = Minneapolis Municipal Retirement Association
 
|org5 = Faegre & Benson
 
|org5 = Faegre & Benson
|orgdonor1 = $14,809
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|orgamount1 = 14809
|orgdonor2 = $500
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|orgamount2 = 500
|orgdonor3 = $500
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|orgamount3 = 500
|orgdonor4 = $500
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|orgamount4 = 500
|orgdonor5 = $500
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|orgamount5 = 500
 
|}}
 
|}}
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===2008===
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{{SLP donor box 2008
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|name = Pappas
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|full Name = Sandra Pappas
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|reference = http://followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=96889
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|office= Minnesota State Senate
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|new = off
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = 16558
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|}}
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===2006===
 
===2006===
In 2006, Pappas collected $37,807 in donations.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=82531 2006 contributions to Sandra Pappas]</ref>
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{{SLP donor box 2006
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|name = Pappas
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|full Name = Sandra Pappas
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=82531
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|office= Minnesota State Senate
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|new = no
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = 37807
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|org1 = Public Fund
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|org2 = St. Paul Pipefitters Local 455
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|org3 = St. Paul Teachers Retirement Fund Association
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|org4 = Laborers District Council Of Minnesota & North Dakota
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|org5 = Inter Faculty Organization
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|orgamount1 = 16484
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|orgamount2 = 500
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|orgamount3 = 500
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|orgamount4 = 500
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|orgamount5 = 500
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|}}
  
Her five largest contributors in 2006 were:
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===2004===
{{legislative donor box}}
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{{SLP donor box 2004
|-
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|name = Pappas
| [[Public financing of campaigns|Public Fund]]
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|full Name = Sandra Pappas
| Align="Right" | $16,484
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|reference = http://followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=75346
|-
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|office= Minnesota State Senate
| St. Paul Pipefitters Local 455
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|new = off
| Align="Right" | $500
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|party = Democratic
|-
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|total raised = 9591
| St. Paul Teachers Retirement Fund Association
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|}}
| Align="Right" | $500
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|-
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===2002===
| Laborers District Council of Minnesota and North Dakota
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{{SLP donor box 2002
| Align="Right" | $500
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|name = Pappas
|-
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|full Name = Sandra Pappas
| Inter Faculty Organization
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|reference = http://followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=11150
| Align="Right" | $500
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|office= Minnesota State Senate
|}
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|new = no
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = 14307
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|org1 = Senate District 65 Democrat-Farmer-Labor
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|org2 = Carpenters Local 87
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|org3 = Minnesota Womens Campaign Fund
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|org4 = Manman Wiromim
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|org5 = Minnesota Council Of Service Employees Council 7
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|orgamount1 = 600
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|orgamount2 = 500
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|orgamount3 = 500
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|orgamount4 = 500
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|orgamount5 = 500
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|}}
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===2000===
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{{SLP donor box 2000
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|name = Pappas
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|full Name = Sandra Pappas
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|reference = http://followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=59111
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|office= Minnesota State Senate
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|new = no
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = 32004
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|org1 = Public Fund
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|org2 = Mah Mah Wi No Min
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|org3 = Lower Sioux Indian Community
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|org4 = Minnesota Credit Union Network/CUVOL
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|org5 = Neighbors for Dawkins
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|orgamount1 = 14716
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|orgamount2 = 500
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|orgamount3 = 500
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|orgamount4 = 500
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|orgamount5 = 500
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|}}
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===1996===
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{{SLP donor box 1996
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|name = Pappas
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|full Name = Sandra Pappas
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|reference = http://followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=36452
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|office= Minnesota State Senate
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|new = no
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = 33563
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|org1 = Public Fund
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|org2 = Loans
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|org3 = Road PAC
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|org4 = Minnesota Chiropractic Association
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|org5 = St. Paul Federation of Teachers
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|orgamount1 = 19498
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|orgamount2 = 2000
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|orgamount3 = 500
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|orgamount4 = 500
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|orgamount5 = 500
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|}}
  
 
==Recent news==
 
==Recent news==

Revision as of 06:33, 29 June 2013

Sandra Pappas
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Minnesota State Senate District 65
Incumbent
In office
1991 - present
Term ends
January 3, 2017
Years in position 23
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$31,140.90/year
Per diem$96/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 6, 1990
Next generalNovember 8, 2016
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Minnesota House of Representatives
1986 - 1991
Education
Bachelor'sMetropolitan State University
Master'sHarvard, John F. Kennedy School of Government
Personal
BirthdayJune 15, 1949
Place of birthHibbing, MN
ProfessionArts Organizer/College Instructor
ReligionJewish
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Sandra Pappas (b. June 15, 1949) is a [Democratic|Democratic Farm-Labor]] member of the Minnesota State Senate, representing District 65 since 1991.

Pappas attended the University of Minnesota from 1967 to 1969. She went on to receive her BA from Metropolitan State University in 1986. She then earned her Masters in Public Administration from the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University in 1994.

Pappas has worked in the following positions: Communications Specialist for West 7th Communications Center, Employee for Noble Birth Resource Center and Retail Store, College Instructor at Metropolitan State University, and Arts Organizer for the Community Programs in the Arts. She has worked as Community Faculty at Metropolitan State University since 1994.

Pappas served in the Minnesota State House of Representatives from 1986 to 1991. In 1997, she was a candidate for the Mayor of Saint Paul election. She joined the Minnesota State Senate in 1990 and has served in that position since. From 2003 to 2004, she was Senate President Pro Tem. She represents the 65th district.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Minnesota Committee Assignments, 2013
Capital Investment
Commerce
Finance
Rules and Administration
State and Local Government, Chair

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: Minnesota State Senate elections, 2012

Pappas won re-election in the 2012 election for Minnesota State Senate District 65. She defeated Marcus Walker in the Democratic primary on August 14 and defeated Rick Karschnia (R) in the general election on November 6.[1][2]

Minnesota State Senate, District 65, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngSandra Pappas Incumbent 82% 27,365
     Republican Rick Karschnia 18% 5,998
Total Votes 33,363


Minnesota State Senate, District 65 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngSandra Pappas Incumbent 76.8% 2,505
Marcus Walker 23.2% 756
Total Votes 3,261

2010

See also: Minnesota State Senate elections, 2010

Pappas won re-election to the 65th District Seat in 2010. She had no primary opposition. Rick Karschnia ran for the seat on the Republican ticket and Amy Smith ran for the Independence Party. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.

Minnesota State Senate, District 65 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Sandra Pappas (DFL) 13312 71.92%
Rick Karschnia (R) 3490 18.86%
Amy Smith (I) 1680 9.08%
Write-In 27 0.15%

2006

On November 7, 2006, Pappas won re-election to the 65th District Seat in the Minnesota State Senate, defeating opponents Lori Windels (R) and Bill Dahn (I).[3]

Minnesota State Senate, District 65 (2006)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Sandra Pappas (DFL) 14,866 75.92%
Lori Windels (R) 3,308 16.89%
Bill Dahn (I) 1,361 6.95%
Write-In 47 0.24%

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Pappas is available dating back to 1996. Based on available campaign finance records, Pappas raised a total of $217,715 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 29, 2013.[4]

Sandra Pappas's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Minnesota State Senate, District 65 Won $35,752
2010 Minnesota State Senate, District 65 Won $38,133
2008 Minnesota State Senate, District 65 Not up for election $16,558
2006 Minnesota State Senate, District 65 Won $37,807
2004 Minnesota State Senate, District 65 Not up for election $9,591
2002 Minnesota State Senate, District 65 Won $14,307
2000 Minnesota State Senate, District 65 Won $32,004
1996 Minnesota State Senate, District 65 Won $33,563
Grand Total Raised $217,715

2012

Pappas won re-election to the Minnesota State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Pappas raised a total of $35,752.
Minnesota State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Sandra Pappas's campaign in 2012
Public Fund$13,218
Pappas For Senate$906
Committee Of Thirteen Legislative Fund$500
IFO PAC Fund (Inter Faculty Organization)$500
Teamsters Local 120 Drive$500
Total Raised in 2012$35,752
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Pappas won re-election to the Minnesota State Senate in 2010. During that election cycle, Pappas raised a total of $38,133.

2008

Pappas was not up for election to the Minnesota State Senate in 2008. During that election cycle, Pappas raised a total of $16,558.

2006

Pappas won re-election to the Minnesota State Senate in 2006. During that election cycle, Pappas raised a total of $37,807.

2004

Pappas was not up for election to the Minnesota State Senate in 2004. During that election cycle, Pappas raised a total of $9,591.

2002

Pappas won re-election to the Minnesota State Senate in 2002. During that election cycle, Pappas raised a total of $14,307.

2000

Pappas won re-election to the Minnesota State Senate in 2000. During that election cycle, Pappas raised a total of $32,004.

1996

Pappas won re-election to the Minnesota State Senate in 1996. During that election cycle, Pappas raised a total of $33,563.

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Personal

Pappas and her husband, Neal Gosman, have three children.

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Minnesota State Senate District 65
1991–present
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