Margaret Rose Henry

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Margaret Rose Henry
Member of the Delaware Senate
from the 2nd district
Incumbent
Assumed office
1994
Preceded by Herman Holloway, Sr.
Personal details
Born (1944-06-20) June 20, 1944 (age 70)
Rayne, Louisiana
Nationality American
Political party Democratic (initially Republican)
Residence Wilmington, Delaware
Alma mater Texas Southern University
Springfield College
Website senatorhenry.com

Margaret Rose Henry[1] (born June 20, 1944 in Rayne, Louisiana) is an American politician and a Democratic member of the Delaware Senate since 1994 representing District 2.[2]

Education[edit]

Henry earned her BA from Texas Southern University and her MA from Springfield College.

Elections[edit]

  • 2012 Henry was unopposed for both the September 11, 2012 Democratic Primary and the November 6, 2012 General election, winning with 15,197 votes.[3]
  • 1994 When Democratic Senator Herman Holloway, Sr. resigned, Henry, running as a Republican, won the three-way April 16, 1994 Special election with 1,487 votes (54%) against Democratic nominee Herman Holloway, Jr. and Samuel Guy;[4] Henry won the Republican Primary with 341 votes (91%),[5] and won November 8, 1994 General election with 3,641 votes (58%) against Holloway.[4]
  • 1998 Henry, having switched parties, was unopposed for both the September 12, 1998 Democratic Primary and the November 3, 1998 General election, winning with 4,626 votes.[6]
  • 2002 Henry won the September 10, 2002 Democratic Primary with 1,908 votes (71.7%) against Guy, and was unopposed for the November 5, 2002 General election, winning with 5,908 votes.[7]
  • 2004 Henry was unopposed for both the September 11, 2004 Democratic Primary and the November 2, 2004 General election, winning with 10,398 votes.[8]
  • 2008 Henry was unopposed for both the September 9, 2008 Democratic Primary and the November 4, 2008 General election, winning with 11,872 votes.[9]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Senator Margaret Rose Henry". Dover, Delaware: Delaware General Assembly. Retrieved November 14, 2013. 
  2. ^ "Margaret Rose Henry's Biography". Project Vote Smart. Retrieved November 14, 2013. 
  3. ^ "State of Delaware General Election Official Results". Dover, Delaware: Delaware Commissioner of Elections. November 6, 2012. Retrieved November 14, 2013. 
  4. ^ a b "State of Delaware Official Results 1994". Dover, Delaware: Delaware Commissioner of Elections. November 8, 1994. p. 8. Retrieved November 14, 2013. 
  5. ^ "State of Delaware Official Results 1994". Dover, Delaware: Delaware Commissioner of Elections. November 8, 1994. p. 20. Retrieved November 14, 2013. 
  6. ^ "State of Delaware General Election Official Results". Dover, Delaware: Delaware Commissioner of Elections. November 3, 1998. Retrieved November 14, 2013. 
  7. ^ "State of Delaware General Election Official Results". Dover, Delaware: Delaware Commissioner of Elections. November 5, 2002. Retrieved November 14, 2013. 
  8. ^ "State of Delaware General Election Official Results". Dover, Delaware: Delaware Commissioner of Elections. November 2, 2004. Retrieved November 13, 2013. 
  9. ^ "State of Delaware General Election Official Results". Dover, Delaware: Delaware Commissioner of Elections. November 4, 2008. Retrieved November 14, 2013. 

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