Alan Seabaugh

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Alan Seabaugh
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Louisiana House of Representatives, District 5
Incumbent
In office
2010-Present
Term ends
January 11, 2016
Years in position 6
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$16,800/year
Per diem$6,000/year for expenses; $149/day per diem
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 19, 2011
First electedOctober 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limits3 terms (12 years)
Education
Bachelor'sLouisiana State University (1990)
J.D.Louisiana State University (1993)
Personal
ProfessionAttorney
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Alan Seabaugh is a Republican member of the Louisiana House of Representatives, representing District 5. He was first elected to the chamber in a special election on October 2, 2010.[1]

In the 2014 legislative session, 13 members of the House formed the Louisiana Legislative Conservative Coalition. Seabaugh, the chair of the coalition, will attempt to pull the Louisiana Republican Legislative Delegation to the right and re-instill conservative principles to the delegation.[2]

Seabaugh announced on November 3, 2013, that he decided not to run for U.S. Senate in 2014, and instead endorsed Bill Cassidy (R).[3][4]

Biography

Seabaugh earned his B.A. from Louisiana State University in 1990 and his J.D. from Louisiana State University in 1993. His professional experience includes working as the managing partner of Seabaugh & Joffrion law firm in Shreveport, and an Allied Attorney with the Alliance Defense Fund.

Committee assignments

2012-2013

In the 2012-2013 legislative session, Seabaugh served on the following committees:

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Seabaugh served on the following committees:

Elections

2014

See also: United States Senate elections in Louisiana, 2014

Seabaugh announced on November 3, 2013, that he decided not to run for U.S. Senate in 2014, and instead endorsed Bill Cassidy (R).[5][4]

2011

See also: Louisiana House of Representatives elections, 2011

On October 22, 2011, Seabaugh won re-election to District 5 of the Louisiana House of Representatives. He defeated Cynthia Norton Robertson (R) in the October 22 primary. Louisiana uses a blanket primary system. Because Seabaugh and Robertson were the only two candidates on October 22, then the winner of that race became the overall winner.[6]

Louisiana House of Representatives, District 5 Blanket Primary, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngAlan Seabaugh Incumbent 79.3% 6,031
     Republican Cynthia Norton Robertson 20.7% 1,578
Total Votes 7,609

2010

Seabaugh won election to the 5th District seat of the Louisiana House of Representatives in a special election on October 2, 2010. He defeated Harold Turner.[7]

Louisiana House of Representatives Special Election, District 5 (2010)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Alan Seabaugh (R) 5,085
Harold Turner (R) 3,778

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Seabaugh received $253,334 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[8]

Personal

Seabaugh and his wife, Laura, have four children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Wayne Waddell
Louisiana House of Representatives District 5
October 2010–present
Succeeded by
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