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Pope-Roberts is running in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012|Wisconsin State Assembly]] [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012#District 80|District 80]]. Pope-Roberts defeated [[Charles Uphoff]] and [[Joseph Wineke]] in the [[Democratic]] primary on August 14, 2012.<ref>[http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/files/elections/2012/by_state/WI_State_Assembly_0814.html?SITE=CSPANELN&SECTION=POLITICS ''Associated Press Primary Election Results,'' "Wisconsin State Assembly Primary Results 2012," August 14, 2012]</ref> He will face [[Tom Lamberson]], who ran unopposed in the [[Republican]] primary, in the general election, which takes place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://gab.wi.gov/sites/default/files/page/candidates_on_ballot_08_14_12_partisan_primary_pdf_18477.PDF ''Wisconsin Government Accountability Board'', "Candidates on Ballot by Election - 2012 Partisan Primary 8/14/2012," retrieved June 12, 2012]</ref>  
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Pope-Roberts is running in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012|Wisconsin State Assembly]] [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012#District 80|District 80]]. Pope-Roberts defeated [[Charles Uphoff]] and [[Joseph Wineke]] in the [[Democratic]] primary on August 14, 2012.<ref>[http://gab.wi.gov/elections-voting/results/2012/partisan-primary Wisconsin Department of Elections - Official Primary Results]</ref> He will face [[Tom Lamberson]], who ran unopposed in the [[Republican]] primary, in the general election, which takes place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://gab.wi.gov/sites/default/files/page/candidates_on_ballot_08_14_12_partisan_primary_pdf_18477.PDF ''Wisconsin Government Accountability Board'', "Candidates on Ballot by Election - 2012 Partisan Primary 8/14/2012," retrieved June 12, 2012]</ref>  
  
 
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Sondy Pope-Roberts
Pope-Roberts sondy.jpg
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

2012

See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012

Pope-Roberts is running in the 2012 election for Wisconsin State Assembly District 80. Pope-Roberts defeated Charles Uphoff and Joseph Wineke in the Democratic primary on August 14, 2012.[2] He will face Tom Lamberson, who ran unopposed in the Republican primary, in the general election, which takes place on November 6, 2012.[3]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 80 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngSondy Pope-Roberts Incumbent 48.9% 2,815
Joseph Wineke 42.8% 2,461
Charles Uphoff 8.3% 476
Total Votes 5,752

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. [4]

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

2010

In 2010, Pope-Roberts received $37,813 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[5]

2008

The top 5 donors to Pope-Roberts' 2008 campaign:[6]

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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