|Wyoming State Auditor|
|2011 - Present|
|Years in position||4|
|Predecessor||Rita Meyer (R)|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2014|
|First elected||November 2, 2010|
|Next general||November 6, 2018|
|Bachelor's||University of Alabama (1991)|
|Profession||Certified Public Accountant|
Cloud is a certified public accountant. She has 16 years experience in public accounting and is a small business owner.
- Bachelor's degree, University of Alabama
Wyoming State Auditor (2010-Present)
Cloud ran for re-election as Wyoming State Auditor in 2014. Cloud won the Republican nomination in the unopposed primary on August 19, 2014. Cynthia Cloud won the general election on November 4, 2014, without opposition.
Cloud won election on November 2, 2010. She ran unopposed.
|Wyoming State Auditor, 2010|
|Election Results via Wyoming Secretary of State|
Comprehensive donor information for Cloud is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Cloud raised a total of $137,153 during that time period. This information was last updated on May 6, 2013.
|Cynthia Cloud's Campaign Contribution History|
|Grand Total Raised||$137,153|
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|Cynthia Cloud's Campaign Contributions|
|Total Raised by General Election Opponents||$52,417 (Rep)|
|Top 5 contributors||Cynthia Cloud||$105,706|
|Wyoming Republican Party||$5,000|
|Judith S Catchpole||$1,000|
Cloud and her husband, Charles, have four children.
Wyoming's population in 2014 was 584,153 according to the United States Census Bureau. This estimate represented a 3.6 percent change from the bureau's 2010 estimate. The state's population per square mile was 5.8 in 2010, trailing the national average of 87.4. Wyoming experienced a 2.8 percent increase in total employment from 2011 to 2012 based on census data, exceeding a 2.2 percent increase at the national level during the same period.
Wyoming fell below the national average for residents who attained at least bachelor's degrees based on census data from 2009 to 2013. The United States Census Bureau found that 24.7 percent of Wyoming residents aged 25 years and older attained bachelor's degrees compared to 28.8 percent at the national level. The median household income in Wyoming was $57,406 between 2009 and 2013 compared to a $53,046 national median income. Census information showed a 10.9 percent poverty rate in Wyoming during the study period compared to a 14.5 percent national poverty rate.
Note: The United States Census Bureau considers "Hispanic or Latino" to be a place of origin rather than a race. Citizens may report both their race and their place of origin, and as a result, the percentages in each column of the racial demographics table may exceed 100 percent.
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- Wyoming State Auditor Office
- Cloud's official biography
- Official campaign website
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions: 2012, 2010
- Office of the Wyoming State Auditor, accessed June 15, 2012
- Billings Gazette, "State auditor mounts re-election bid," August 19, 2013
- State Auditor of Wyoming, "Biography," accessed January 11, 2013
- Wyoming Secretary of State, "Statewide Candidates Official Summary," accessed January 11, 2013
- Casper Star Tribune, "Wyoming auditor announces re-election campaign," August 19, 2013
- Follow the Money, " Career Fundraising for Cynthia Cloud," accessed May 6, 2013
- Follow the Money.org, "Home," accessed February 17, 2015
- United States Census Bureau, "QuickFacts Beta," accessed April 3, 2015
- Wyoming Secretary of State, "Wyoming Election Results," accessed April 3, 2015
- The American Presidency Project, "Presidential Elections Data," accessed April 3, 2015
- United States Census Bureau, "Frequently Asked Questions," accessed April 21, 2014
- Each column will add up to 100 percent after removing the "Hispanic or Latino" place of origin percentages, although rounding by the Census Bureau may make the total one- or two-tenths off from being exactly 100 percent. This Ballotpedia page provides a more detailed explanation of how the Census Bureau handles race and ethnicity in its surveys.
Rita Meyer (R)
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