Christy Clark

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Christy Clark
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Montana House of Representatives, District 17
Incumbent
In office
2011 - present
Term ends
January 5, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$82.64/day
Per diem$109.78/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Education
High schoolChoteau High School
Bachelor'sCalifornia State University at Sacramento
Personal
BirthdayMarch 1, 1966
Place of birthChoteau, Montana
ReligionUnited Methodist
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Christy Clark (b. March 1, 1966) is a Republican member of the Montana House of Representatives, representing District 17. She was first elected to the chamber in 2010. Starting in the 2013-2014 session, Clark serves as a Majority Whip.

Biography

Clark earned her B.A. in English at California State University at Sacramento. Her professional experience includes working as an owner of a construction business.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Montana Committee Assignments, 2013
Agriculture, Vice Chair
Business and Labor
Legislative Administration
Rules
Transportation

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Clark served on the following committees:

Montana Committee Assignments, 2011
Agriculture
Business and Labor
Education

Elections

2014

See also: Montana House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Montana House of Representatives will take place in 2014. A primary election took place June 3, 2014, and a general election will take 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. Chad Doheny defeated Jeramy Buckman in the Democratic primary despite suspending his campaign beforehand; he is no longer an active candidate.[1][2] Incumbent Christy Clark defeated Jim Anderson in the Republican primary.[3]

Montana House of Representatives, District 17 Democratic Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngChad Doheny 65.2% 311
Jeramy Buckman 34.8% 166
Total Votes 477
Montana House of Representatives, District 17 Republican Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngChristy Clark Incumbent 59.8% 1,495
Jim Anderson 40.2% 1,003
Total Votes 2,498

2012

See also: Montana House of Representatives elections, 2012

Clark won re-election in the 2012 election for Montana House of Representatives, District 17. Clark ran unopposed in the June 5 primary election and defeated Mike Henning (D) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[4][5]

Montana House of Representatives, District 17, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngChristy Clark Incumbent 54.7% 2,362
     Democratic Mike Henning 45.3% 1,959
Total Votes 4,321

2010

See also: Montana House of Representatives elections, 2010

On November 2, 2010, Clark won election to the Montana House of Representatives. Clark did not have any opposition in the June 8 primary. She faced Mike Henning (D) in the November 2 general election.[6][7]

Montana House of Representatives, District 17 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Christy Clark (R) 2,061
Mike Henning (D) 1,593

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Clark is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Clark raised a total of $28,566 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 8, 2013.[8]

Christy Clark's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Montana House, District 17 Won $13,579
2010 Montana House, District 17 Won $14,987
Grand Total Raised $28,566

2012

Clark won re-election to the Montana House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Clark raised a total of $13,579.
Montana House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Christy Clark's campaign in 2012
Clark, Christy$4,032
Teton County Republican Party$500
Clark, Jack R.$160
Garman, Shannon H.$160
Hunt, James$160
Total Raised in 2012$13,579
Source:Follow the Money

2010

In 2010, a year in which Clark ran for election, she collected $14,987 in donations.[9]

Her largest contributors in 2010 were:

Montana House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Christy Clark's campaign in 2010
Clark, Christy$6,357
Teton County Republican Party$300
Peebles, John & Karen$250
Burk, R L Stoney$200
Ellender, J C$200
Total Raised in 2010 $14,987

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Political offices
Preceded by
Russell Bean (R)
Montana House of Representatives District 17
2011–present
Succeeded by
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