|Montana House of Representatives, District 76|
|January 7, 2013 - present|
|January 5, 2015|
|Years in position||1|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2014|
|First elected||November 6, 2012|
|Term limits||4 terms (8 years)|
|Profession||High school teacher|
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Curtis served on the following committees:
|Montana Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Business and Labor|
|• Human Services|
|• Local Government|
Curtis ran in the 2014 election for the U.S. Senate, representing Montana. After John Walsh dropped out of the 2014 U.S. Senate race in Montana, the Montana Democratic Party held a convention in August 2014 to find a new nominee. Curtis was chosen as the new nominee with 64 percent of the convention's vote. She was defeated in the general election by Steve Daines (R) on November 4, 2014.
|U.S. Senate, Montana General Election, 2014|
|Source: Montana Secretary of State|
Curtis won election in the 2012 election for Montana House of Representatives, District 76. Curtis defeated Douglas Shidler II in the June 5 primary election and was unchallenged in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Montana House of Representatives, District 76 Democratic Primary, 2012|
|Douglas Shidler II||11.3%||149|
Comprehensive donor information for Curtis is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Curtis raised a total of $6,283 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 25, 2013.
|Amanda Curtis's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Montana House, District 76||$6,283|
|Grand Total Raised||$6,283|
|Amanda Curtis (2014) Campaign Finance Reports|
|Report||Date Filed||Beginning Balance||Total Contributions|
for Reporting Period
|Expenditures||Cash on Hand|
|October Quarterly||October 14, 2014||$0.00||$557,897.09||$(52,991.30)||$504,905.79|
|Pre-General||October 20, 2014||$504,905.79||$165,381.61||$(530,722.62)||$139,564.78|
2012Curtis won election to the Montana House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Curtis raised a total of $6,283.
|Montana House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Amanda Curtis's campaign in 2012|
|Forward Montana Voter Fund||$320|
|Total Raised in 2012||$6,283|
|Source:Follow the Money|
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In 2013, the Legislature was in session from January 7 to April 27.
- Montana Conservation Voters: 2013 State Legislative Scorecard
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- MEA-MFT: 2013 Legislature
- Legislators are scored on bills of importance to a state teachers' union.
- Montana Public Interest Research Group (MontPIRG): 2013 Montana Legislative Scorecard
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- United Property Owners of Montana: 2013 Legislative Scorecard
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- The Missoulian, "Amanda Curtis wins Montana Democratic nomination to U.S. Senate, " August 16, 2014
- Montana Secretary of State, "2012 Legislative General Election Canvass," accessed February 13, 2014
- Montana Secretary of State, "2012 Legislative Primary Election Canvass," accessed February 13, 2014
- Follow the Money, "Curtis, Amanda," accessed September 25, 2013
- Federal Election Commission, "Amanda Curtis Summary Report," accessed November 3, 2014
- Federal Election Commission, "Amanda Curtis October Quarterly," accessed November 3, 2014
- Federal Election Commission, "Amanda Curtis Pre-General," accessed November 3, 2014
- Montana Conservation Voters, "2013 State Legislative Scorecard," accessed August 30, 2014
Jon Sesso (D)
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