Curtis Halford

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Curtis Halford
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Tennessee House Of Representatives District 79
Incumbent
In office
2008-Present
Term ends
November 4, 2014
Years in position 6
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$20,203/year
Per diem$188/legislative day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2008
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Air Force
Personal
ProfessionRetired
ReligionPresbyterian
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Curtis Halford is a Republican member of the Tennessee House of Representatives, representing District 79. He was first elected to the chamber in 2008.

Biography

Halford attended Dyersburg State Community College. He previously worked for Dyer Fiberglass. Halford also served as a Commissioner for Gibson County.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Tennessee Committee Assignments, 2013
Agriculture and Natural Resources, Chair
Calendar and Rules
Government Operations
Government Operations

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Issues

Presidential preference

2012

See also: Endorsements by state officials of presidential candidates in the 2012 election

Curtis Halford endorsed Mitt Romney in the 2012 presidential election. [1]

Elections

2014

See also: Tennessee House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for 99 seats in the Tennessee House of Representatives will take place in 2014. A primary election took place on August 7, 2014. The general election will take place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was April 3, 2014. Bobby Barnett was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Incumbent Curtis Halford was unopposed in the Republican primary. Barnett and Halford will face off in the general election. David Nance (I) was removed from the candidate list before the election.[2][3]

2012

See also: Tennessee House of Representatives elections, 2012

Halford ran in the 2012 election for Tennessee House of Representatives, District 79. Halford ran unopposed in the August 2 primary election. He was unchallenged in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[4][5]

2010

See also: Tennessee House of Representatives elections, 2010

Halford ran for re-election to the 79th District seat in 2010. He was unopposed in the August 5 primary.[6] He defeated Democrat Joe M. Shepard in the general election on November 2, 2010.[7]

2008

On Nov. 4, 2008, Halford won election to the 79th District Seat in the Tennessee House of Representatives, defeating opponent Jim Ryal (D).[8]

Halford raised $126,407 for his campaign while Ryal raised $109,188.[9]

Tennessee House of Representatives, District 79 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Curtis Halford (R) 11,306
Jim Ryal (D) 10,580

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Halford is available dating back to 2008. Based on available campaign finance records, Halford raised a total of $259,326 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 2, 2013.[10]

Curtis Halford's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Tennessee State House, District 79 Won $49,035
2010 Tennessee State House, District 79 Won $83,884
2008 Tennessee State House, District 79 Won $126,407
Grand Total Raised $259,326

2012

Halford won re-election to the Tennessee House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Halford raised a total of $49,035.
Tennessee House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Curtis Halford's campaign in 2012
Tennessee Medical Association$3,000
Stones River Medical Management PC$2,000
Jackson Clinic$2,000
Tennessee Society Of Anesthesiologists$2,000
Tennessee Dental Association$1,800
Total Raised in 2012$49,035
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Halford won re-election to the Tennessee House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Halford raised a total of $83,884.

2008

Halford won election to the Tennessee House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, Halford raised a total of $126,407.

Personal

Halford and his wife, Charlotte, have two children and three grandchildren. They currently reside in Dyer, Tennessee.

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Tennessee House of Representatives District 79
2008–present
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