Charles Curtiss

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Charles Curtiss
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Tennessee House of Representatives District 43
Former member
In office
1994-January 1, 2014
PartyDemocratic
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected1994
Term limitsN/A
Education
High schoolGlencliff High School
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Marine Corps
Personal
BirthdayFebruary 9, 1947
ReligionFreewill Baptist
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Charles Curtiss (b. February 9, 1947) was a Democratic member of the Tennessee House of Representatives, representing District 43. He was first elected to the chamber in 1994 and resigned January 1, 2014.[1]

Biography

Curtiss received his diploma from Glencliff High School. He has worked in manufacturing and construction. Curtiss has served as Commissioner/Executive for White County. He is a veteran of the United States Marine Corps.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Curtiss served on the following committees:

Tennessee Committee Assignments, 2013
Agriculture and Natural Resources
Business and Utilities
Fiscal Review

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Curtiss served on these committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Tennessee House of Representatives elections, 2012

Curtiss won re-election in the 2012 election for Tennessee House of Representatives, District 43. Curtiss ran unopposed in the August 2 primary election and defeated Robert F. Dunham (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

Tennessee House of Representatives, District 43, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngCharles Curtiss Incumbent 51.7% 10,622
     Republican Robert Dunham 48.3% 9,941
Total Votes 20,563

2010

See also: Tennessee House of Representatives elections, 2010

Curtiss won re-election to the 43rd District seat in 2010.[4] He faced no opposition in the general election on November 2, 2010.[5][6]

Tennessee House of Representatives, District 43 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Charles Curtiss (D) 9,141

2008

On Nov. 4, 2008, Curtiss won re-election to the 43rd District Seat in the Tennessee House of Representatives.[7]

Curtiss raised $76,889 for his campaign.[8]

Tennessee House of Representatives, District 43 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Charles Curtiss (D) 15,649

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Curtiss is available dating back to 1996. Based on available campaign finance records, Curtiss raised a total of $436,198 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 1, 2013.[9]

Charles Curtiss's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Tennessee State House, District 43 Won $109,006
2010 Tennessee State House, District 43 Won $62,533
2008 Tennessee State House, District 43 Won $76,889
2006 Tennessee State House, District 43 Won $44,350
2004 Tennessee State House, District 43 Won $33,680
2002 Tennessee State House, District 43 Won $26,150
2000 Tennessee State House, District 43 Won $50,390
1998 Tennessee State House, District 43 Won $31,750
1996 Tennessee State House, District 43 Won $1,450
Grand Total Raised $436,198

2012

Curtiss won re-election to the Tennessee House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Curtiss raised a total of $109,006.
Tennessee House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Charles Curtiss's campaign in 2012
Tennessee Democratic Party$14,373
Tennessee Education Association$5,000
Federal Express$5,000
Farmers Insurance Group$3,500
Tennessee State Employees Association$3,100
Total Raised in 2012$109,006
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Curtiss won re-election to the Tennessee House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Curtiss raised a total of $62,533.

2008

Curtiss won re-election to the Tennessee House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, Curtiss raised a total of $76,889.

2006

Curtiss won re-election to the Tennessee House of Representatives in 2006. During that election cycle, Curtiss raised a total of $44,350.

2004

Curtiss won re-election to the Tennessee House of Representatives in 2004. During that election cycle, Curtiss raised a total of $33,680.

2002

Curtiss won re-election to the Tennessee House of Representatives in 2002. During that election cycle, Curtiss raised a total of $26,150.

2000

Curtiss won re-election to the Tennessee House of Representatives in 2000. During that election cycle, Curtiss raised a total of $50,390.

1998

Curtiss won re-election to the Tennessee House of Representatives in 1998. During that election cycle, Curtiss raised a total of $31,750.

1996

Curtiss won re-election to the Tennessee House of Representatives in 1996. During that election cycle, Curtiss raised a total of $1,450.

Personal

Curtiss and his wife, Peggy, have one child. They currently reside in Sparta, Tennessee.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Tennessee House of Representatives District 43
1994–2014
Succeeded by
Paul Bailey