Brad J Galvez
|Brad J Galvez|
|Utah House of Representatives District 6|
|2011 - 2013|
|Per diem||$95/day for lodging, $61/day for meals|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|First elected||November 2, 2010|
|Bachelor's||Weber State University|
|Master's||Utah State University|
|Place of birth||Weber County, UT|
|Religion||Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints|
|(dead link) Office website|
Galvez worked as an area manager for a small chain of video stores until 1997, when he became a project manager and later limited partner in The Boyer Company, a real estate developer.
He received a B.A. from Weber State University and an M.B.A. from Utah State University.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Galvez served on the following committees:
- Government Operations Committee, Utah House of Representatives, Vice Chair
- Natural Resources, Agriculture, and Environment Committee, Utah House of Representatives
- Subcommittee on Natural Resources, Agriculture, and Environmental Quality Appropriations
Galvez ran for re-election in the 2012 election for Utah House of Representatives District 29 due to redistricting. He ran and lost against District 2 incumbent Lee B. Perry in the Republican primary on June 26, 2012. The general election took place on November 6, 2012.
|Utah House of Representatives District 29 Republican Primary, 2012|
|Lee B. Perry Incumbent||61.4%||2,287|
|Brad J Galvez Incumbent||38.6%||1,440|
|Utah House of Representatives, District 6 General Election (2010)|
|Brad J Galvez (R)||8,104|
|Benjamin Pales (D)||2,229|
In 2010, when Galvez first won election to the House, he collected $19,175 in donations.
His five largest contributors in 2010 were:
|Utah Association of Realtors||$2,000|
|David L Clark Campaign Account||$1,500|
|Weber County Republican Party||$1,000|
|Conservative Caucus PAC||$1,000|
The Sutherland Institute Scorecard
The Sutherland Institute, "a conservative public policy think tank" in Utah, releases its Scorecard for Utah State Representatives and Senators once a year. The Score Card gives each legislator a score based on how they voted in the prior legislative term on specific issues which the Sutherland Institute thought were pro-conservative policies.
Brad J Galvez received a score of 92% in the 2012 scorecard.
Galvez and his wife, Lisa, have 4 children and 2 grandchildren.
- Campaign website
- Brad Galvez on the Utah House of Representatives website
- Brad Galvez's official campaign website
- Brad Galvez's biography on Project Vote Smart
- Brad Galvez on Facebook
- Campaign Contributions: 2010
- Utah 2012 candidate filings
- C-SPAN, "AP Elections Results Utah - Summary Vote Results," accessed June 26, 2012
- Utah.Gov, "2012 Primary Election Results," accessed July 24, 2012 (dead link)
- Utah House of Representatives election results
- Follow the Money.org, Brad Galvez candidate summary," accessed June13, 2011
- Sutherland Institute, "2012 Legislative Session," accessed March 29, 2014
- Sutherland Institute, "2012 Sutherland Institute Legislative Scorecard," accessed March 29, 2014
|Utah House of Representatives District 6
| Succeeded by|
Jake Anderegg (R)