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Revision as of 09:45, 13 October 2010

Sondy Pope-Roberts
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Wisconsin State Assembly District 79
Incumbent
Assumed office
2003
Current term ends
2010
Political party Democrat
Profession Legislator
Website House site
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, and the Women's Leadership Network.[1]

Committee assignments

Elections

2010

See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010

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

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
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