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Revision as of 05:26, 20 December 2011

Sondy Pope-Roberts
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Wisconsin State Assembly District 79
Incumbent
In office
2003 - Present
Term ends
January 3, 2013
Years in position 11
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$49,943/year
Per diem$88/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2002
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Personal
Birthday04/27/1950
Place of birthMadison, WI
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Sondy Pope-Roberts (b. April 27, 1950) is a Democratic member of the Wisconsin State Assembly, representing the 79th District since 2003.

Pope-Roberts has worked as Associate Director of the Foundation for Madison's Public Schools.

She is a member of a number of organizations, including Black Hawk Council of Girl Scouts, Incorporated, League of Women Voters, Midwest Progressive Elected Officials Network, NARAL Pro-Choice America, Nature Conservancy, Advisory Board, Oakhill Correctional Institute Member, Sierra Club, Wisconsin Council on * Children and Families Committee, and the Women's Leadership Network.[1]

Committee assignments

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2010

See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010

Pope-Roberts was re-elected to Wisconsin State Assembly District 79. She defeated Republican Tom Clauder in the general election on November 2, 2010.Pope-Roberts was unopposed in the September 14, 2010 primary election. [2]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 79 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Sondy Pope-Roberts (D) 19,937
Tom Clauder (R) 13,842
Wisconsin State Assembly, District 79 Democratic primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Sondy Pope-Roberts (D) 3,772 99.74%

Legislation sponsored in 2009 includes:

  • AB-35 Race-based names, nicknames, logos, and mascots used by schools: complaint procedure established; State Superintendent duty specified
  • AB-119 Five-year-old kindergarten made a prerequisite to first grade in public and charter schools; exemption provision; school board and charter school operator duties
  • AB-125 Commencement of school term: prohibition on starting before September 1 eliminated
  • AB-358 Indoor Environmental Quality in Schools Task Force: State Superintendent directed to establish; DPI, school boards, and MPCP duties

For a full listing of sponsored legislation and details see the House site.

Campaign donors

2008

The top 5 donors to Pope-Roberts' 2008 campaign:[3]

Donor Amount
Northwestern Mutual Life $1,000
Pautz, Edward $513
Sheridan For Assembly, Mike $500
Harrop, Gary $500
Southeastern WI Auto Workers $500

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Wisconsin State Assembly District 79
2002–present
Succeeded by
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