House District 26 – Rep. Angela Romero (Democrat)

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Overview

  • Biography and Contact Information
  • Associations and Conflicts of Interest

Legislature

  • Present and Past Legislation
  • Current Committees

Elections

  • 2016 Results
  • 2016 Fundraising

District Profile

  • Location
  • Demographics
  • Economy

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[sta_anchor id=”1″]Overview

Biography and Contact Information

House District: 26
Served Since: January 1, 2013
Education: B.S., Political Science and Chicano Studies, University of Utah; M.P.A., University of Utah
Profession: Program Manager

Email: angelaromero@le.utah.gov
Cell Phone: 801-722-4972

Associations and Conflicts of Interest:

Current Stated Conflicts of Interest:

  • Salt Lake City (Employer – Self)
  • Utah Coalition of LaRaza (Board Member – Self)
  • Envision Utah (Subcommittee Member – Self)
  • Utah Sexual Violence Council (Subcommittee Member – Self)
  • School Children’s Trust/Utah State Board of Education (Subcommittee Member – Self)
  • Salt Lake County Board of Health (Subcommittee Member – Self)
  • 900 West Farmer’s Market (Board Member – Self)
  • American Heart Association (Subcommittee Member – Self)

Prior Stated Conflicts of Interest:

2015

  • Gun Violence Prevention Center of Utah (Board Member – Self)
  • Utah State Office of Education (Subcommittee Member – Self)

Stated Current or Former Professional and Community Affiliations:

  • Utah Martin Luther King Jr. Human Rights Commission
  • Salt Lake Democratic Party
  • Utah Coalition of La Raza, Board of Trustees
  • Salt Lake People’s Market, Board of Directors

[sta_anchor id=”2″]Legislature

Present and Past Legislation:

Current Committees

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[sta_anchor id=”3″]Elections

2016 Results:

Angela Romero (Democrat), 100%, 7,282 votes

2016 Fundraising:

Total Raised: $7,179 from 32 donors

Total Raised from Corporate Donors: $6,860
Number of Corporate Donors: 21
Average Donation from Corporations: $327
Total Raised from Individual Donors: $319
Average Donation from Individuals: $29
Average Overall Donation: $224
Utah/Outside Money: 89%/11%

$500+ Corporate Donors:

  • $751 – U-Car PAC; Salt Lake City, Utah
  • $700 – Reagan Outdoor Advertising; Salt Lake City, Utah
  • $505 – Utah State Democratic Hispanic Caucus; Salt Lake City, Utah
  • $500 – Comcast; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • $500 – Local 222 Drive Chapter; Salt Lake City, Utah
  • $500 – Operating Engineers Local #3; Alameda, California
  • $500 – Utah Bankers Association; Salt Lake City, Utah

$500+ Individual Donors:

  • n/a

[sta_anchor id=”4″]District Profile

Location:

County(ies): Salt Lake
Major Cities: Salt Lake City

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Demographics:

Percent Pre-School Age (0-4): 10% (Ranked 30th)
Percent School Age (5-17): 20% (Ranked 51st)
Percent Retirement Age (65+): 7% (Ranked 57th)

Percent White: 58% (Ranked 75th)
Percent Latino: 40% (Ranked 2nd)

Percent Born in Utah: 50% (Ranked 71st)

Percent with 2 parents working: 25% (Ranked 75th)

25+ with no HS Diploma: 29% (Ranked 1st)
25+ HS Graduate: 26% (Ranked 32nd)
25+ with Some College: 21% (Ranked 74th)
25+ with Associate’s Degree: 6% (Ranked 74th)
25+ with Bachelor’s Degree: 13% (Ranked 62nd)
25+ with Master’s or above: 6% (Ranked 56th)

Economy:

Top 3 Employment Sectors:

  • Education, Health Care, Social Assistance: 18%
  • Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Accommodations, Food: 15%
  • Manufacturing: 12%

Percent Households Earning <$15,000: 19% (Ranked 3rd)
Percent Households Earning $15,000-$29,999: 24% (Ranked 3rd)
Percent Households Earning $30,000-44,999: 19% (Ranked 7th)
Percent Households Earning $45,000-$59,999: 11% (Ranked 65th)
Percent Households Earning $60,000-$74,999: 11% (Ranked 50th)
Percent Households Earning $75,000-$99,999: 10% (Ranked 70th)
Percent Households Earning $100,000-$149,999: 4% (Ranked 75th)
Percent Households Earning $150,000-$199,999: 1% (Ranked 71st)
Percent Households Earning $200,000+: 0% (Ranked 75th)

Percent Receiving Food Stamps/Public Assistance: 21% (Ranked 1st)

Vacant Housing Units: 9% (Ranked 19th)