|Montana House of Representatives, District 6|
|January 7, 2013 - present|
|January 5, 2015|
|Years in position||2|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2014|
|First elected||November 6, 2012|
|Term limits||4 terms (8 years)|
|Bachelor's||Montana State University|
|Place of birth||Conrad, Montana|
Glimm's professional experience includes co-owning Glimm Homes with his wife.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Glimm served on the following committees:
|Montana Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Long-Range Planning|
Glimm's website highlighted the following campaign themes:
Fiscal Responsibility / Lower Taxes
These are uncertain economic times. We all have a family budget and we know we can’t spend more than we take in. The state government should understand this concept. Fiscal responsibility will be my top priority with every piece of legislation I look at. After all, it’s our citizens' money, not the State’s money. We've all worked hard for it, and it should be spent wisely.
The Flathead needs jobs. Unemployment is at 8.5%. Too many workers have had to leave the Flathead over the last several years to make it. Small businesses are the life blood of our country. We need to encourage the entrepreneurial spirit, for people to start businesses that will grow and prosper. Montana needs to attract new industry. I will support legislation to make Montana and the Flathead friendly to businesses and attractive to new companies seeking to start or expand here.
Our children are the future of our state. I believe they need the best education we can give them and we need to have jobs here for them when they move into the workforce. As a product of 16 years of public education in Montana’s quality school system, I would like nothing better than for my kids to be able to stay here in our great State.
Quality Affordable HealthcareWe are all aware of the Health care reform mess at the national level; we have a responsibility to address this issue at the state level. One specific issue that has been avoided by Congress is tort reform. Texas has taken the lead with regard to frivolous malpractice suits; we must make positive reforms in Montana.
Elections for the office of Montana House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election took place on June 3, 2014, and a general election took place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 10, 2014; minor party and independent candidates had until June 2, 2014, to file. David Fischlowitz was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Incumbent Carl Glimm was unopposed in the Republican primary. Glimm defeated Fischlowitz in the general election.
|Montana House of Representatives, District 6 General Election, 2014|
|Republican||Carl Glimm Incumbent||70.5%||2,795|
Glimm won election in the 2012 election for Montana House of Representatives, District 6. Glimm ran unopposed in the June 5 primary election and defeated Brenda Talbert (R) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Montana House of Representatives, District 6, General Election, 2012|
Comprehensive donor information for Glimm is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Glimm raised a total of $14,318 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 8, 2013.
|Carl Glimm's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Montana House, District 6||$8,060|
|2010||Montana House, District 8||$6,258|
|Grand Total Raised||$14,318|
2012Glimm won election to the Montana House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Glimm raised a total of $8,060.
|Montana House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Carl Glimm's campaign in 2012|
|Flathead County Republican Central Committee||$800|
|Montana Contractors Association||$160|
|Total Raised in 2012||$8,060|
|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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Glimm and his wife, Amy, have two children. He has been a member of the board of the Flathead Building Association, and a volunteer firefighter.
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- Campaign contributions: 2012
- Glimm for House, "About Carl," accessed October 11, 2012
- Glimm for House, "Carl on the Issues," accessed October 11, 2012
- Montana Secretary of State, "2014 Candidate Filing List: Legislative," accessed October 29, 2014
- Montana Secretary of State, "2014 Statewide Primary Election Canvass," accessed June 30, 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, "Glimm, Carl," accessed September 8, 2013
- Montana Conservation Voters, "2013 State Legislative Scorecard," accessed August 30, 2014
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