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Carmine Mowbray

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Carmine Mowbray
Montana State Senate District 6
Former member
In office
2011 - 2013
Base salary$82.64/day
Per diem$103.69/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
Term limits8 years in any 16-year period
Associate'sFlathead Valley Community College, 2006
Date of birthFebruary 9, 1953
Place of birthSeattle, WA
Office website
Campaign website
Carmine Mowbray (b. February 9, 1953) is a former Republican member of the Montana State Senate, representing District 6 from her appointment in 2011 to 2013. Mowbray replaced John Brueggeman, who resigned just before the 2011 session began, citing work demands.[1]

Mowbray received her AA and AS degrees from Flathead Valley Community College in 2006.

Mowbray worked as the co-owner of Newspress from 1989-200, co-owner of Lake County Leader from 1981-200, and co-owner of Western Publishing Company from 1976-1989.

Committee assignments


In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Mowbray served on these committees:


Campaign themes

Mowbrays' website highlighted the following campaign themes:[2]

Montana can do better

  • Excerpt:"I am working to restore Montana's household income and our status as the "Treasure State." Our nation imports 100% of two dozen rare earth minerals. Some could come from Montana. We have vast reserves of oil. Responsible resource development is good for Montana, AND good for America."

Montanans love Montana

  • Excerpt:"It's not Colorado, Oregon, Massachusetts or California. I will work to protect Montana's quality of life and private property rights."

Montanans want opportunity for their children

  • Excerpt:"We have strong family values. We want quality education and meaningful opportunity for our children. I will work to preserve these values."



See also: Montana State Senate elections, 2012

Mowbray ran in the 2012 election for Montana State Senate, District 47. Mowbray was defeated by Janna Taylor in the June 5 primary election.[3]

Montana State Senate, District 6 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJanna Taylor 45.5% 1,792
Carmine Mowbray Incumbent 41.4% 1,630
Michael Larson 13.1% 517
Total Votes 3,939

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Mowbray has four children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
John Brueggeman (R)
Montana Senate District 6
Succeeded by
Janna Taylor (R)