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Stephen Brewer
Massachusetts State Senate Worcester, Hampden, Hampshire and Franklin
Incumbent
Assumed office
1997
Current term ends
2010
Political party Democratic
Profession Laborer / Senator
Website Biography

Stephen Brewer (b. February 10, 1948) is a Democratic member of the Massachusetts State Senate. He has represented the Worcester, Hampden, Hampshire and Franklin district since 1997. Prior to becoming senator, Brewer was a representative with the Massachusetts House of Representatives from 1989-1996; member and chair for the Board of Selectmen, Town of Barre; an aide for Massachusetts Senator Robert Wetmore; and member of the Democratic Town Committee.

Brewer has had professional experience as a laborer.

Brewer earned his Bachelors degree from the University of Massachusetts-Amherst in 1971 and his MA from Assumption College in 1974.[1]

Organizations

Stephen Brewer is involved in a number of organizations, including the Barre Library Association, Mary Lane Hospital Association, North Brookfield Sportsmen Club, North Worcester County Quabbin Anglers Association, South Barre Rod and Gun Club, Spencer Fish and Game Club, and the Stetson School.

Caucuses/Non-Legislative Committees

Stephen Brewer currently serves on a few non-legislative committees, including the Central Massachusetts Legislative Caucus, the Local Government, and the Barre Parks and Recreation Committee.

Committees

Stephen Brewer currently serves on a few legislative committees, including the Public Safety and Homeland Security Committee, the Veterans and Federal Affairs Committee, and the Ways and Means Committee.

Elections

2010

See also: Massachusetts State Senate elections, 2010

Brewer won re-election to the Worcester, Hampden, Hampshire and Franklin District Seat in 2010. He had no primary opposition. Daniel Dubrule ran for the seat on the Republican ticket. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.

2008

On November 4, 2008, Brewer won re-election for the Senate election for the Worcester, Hampden, Hampden, Hampshire and Franklin district.[2] In this election he raised $110,865-; of that total $108,336 (98.2%) was from in state contributions and $1,950 (1.8%) was from out of state contributions.[3]

Massachusetts State Senate - Worcester, Hampden, Hampshire and Franklin district
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Stephen Brewer (D) 65,670
All Others 339
Blanks 15,611

Campaign donors

2008

In 2008 Stephen Brewer collected $110,865 in donations. [4]

His four largest contributors in 2008 were:

Donor Amount
Retired Public Employees $1,000
Kevin Grace $1,000
Beer Distributors of Massachusetts $1,000
Massachusetts Corrections Officers Federal Union $1,000

Personal

Stephen Brewer was born in Worcester, Massachusetts and raised in Barre, Massachusetts. He is currently married to Valerie Brewer with two children and is known to be Catholic.

External links

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References

  1. Project Vote Smart - Senator Brewer
  2. Return of Votes for Massachusetts State Election November 4, 2008
  3. Follow the Money 2008
  4. 2008 contributors to Stephen Brewer
Political offices
Preceded by
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Massachusetts State Senate Worcester, Hampden, Hampshire and Franklin
1997–present
Succeeded by
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State Senate candidate, 2010