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Smith is one of two likely candidates challenging long-serving incumbent [[William Sorrell|Bill Sorrell]] in the [[2012 state executive calendar#August|August 28th]] [[Democratic]] primary election. The other is Chittenden County Attorney [[T.J. Donovan]].
Smith is running for re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Vermont House of Representatives elections, 2012|Vermont House of Representatives]] Lamoille-Washington.  He and [[]] are running unopposed in the August 28, 2012, Democratic primary. The general election takes place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://vermont-elections.org/PrimaryCandidateListing6.18.2012.3pm.pdf Vermont Secretary of State - Official primary candidate list]</ref>

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Shap Smith
Vermont House Of Representatives, Lamoille-Washington 1
In office
2003 - Present
Term ends
January 9, 2013
Years in position 12
Base salary$604.79/vote
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2002
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Office website
Shap Smith (b. December 16, 1965) is a Democratic member of the Vermont House of Representatives, representing Lamoille-Washington-1.

Smith earned his BA from the University of Vermont in 1987. He went on to receive his JD from Indiana University in 1991.

Smith is a lawyer.

Smith joined the Vermont State House of Representatives in 2003. He has served in that position since, representing the Lamoille-Washington-1 District. He currently serves as Speaker of the House.



See also: Vermont House of Representatives elections, 2012

Smith is running for re-election in the 2012 election for Vermont House of Representatives Lamoille-Washington. He and [[]] are running unopposed in the August 28, 2012, Democratic primary. The general election takes place on November 6, 2012.[1]


See also: Vermont House of Representatives elections, 2010

Shap Smith ran for re-election to the Lamoille-Washington 1 District in 2010. He and Peter Peltz (D) both won in the general election on November 2, 2010.[2]

Vermont House of Representatives, Lamoille-Washington 1 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Shap Smith (D) 2,441
Green check mark transparent.png Peter Peltz (D) 2,127

Committee assignments


In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Smith has been appointed to these committees:


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

Campaign donors


In 2010, a year in which Smith was up for election, he collected $5,665 in donations.[3]

His largest contributors in 2010 were:

Vermont House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Shap Smith's campaign in 2010
Campaign Research Center$1,000
Miller, Eric & Elizabeth$500
Vermont Association Of Realtors$500
Total Raised in 2010 $5,665


Smith and his wife, Melissa Volansky, have two children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Vermont House of Representatives Lamoille-Washington 1
Succeeded by