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Danny Ford
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Kentucky House of Representatives District 80
Former Member
In office
1983-2013
PartyRepublican
Leadership
State House Minority Whip
2011-2013
State House Minority Floor Leader
1995-1998
Compensation
Base salary$1,788.51/month
Per diem$135.30/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sEastern Kentucky University, 1974
OtherCAT, Certified Auctioneers Institute, 1987
Personal
BirthdayApril 25, 1952
Place of birthBerea, KY
ProfessionAuctioneer
ReligionBaptist
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Danny Ford (b. April 25, 1952) is a former Republican member of the Kentucky House of Representatives, representing District 80 from 1983 to 2013, serving as State House Minority Floor Leader from 1995-1998 and State House Minority Whip from 2011 to 2013.

Ford has previously served as Director of the Monticello Banking Company, Director of Bank Mount Vernon, Managing Partner with Valley Oaks Limited Liability Company (LLC), and a realtor with Ford Brothers Incorporated.

He is the Director of the Somerset-Pulaski County Board of Realtors, and a member of the Dix River Board of Realtors, Kentucky Auctioneers Association, National Auctioneers Association, Rockcastle County Young Republican Club, Somerset Board of Realtors, and Somerset-Pulaski County Chamber of Commerce.[1]

Committee assignments

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Ford served on the following committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Kentucky House of Representatives elections, 2012

In January 2012 Ford announced he would not be seeking re-election.[2]

2010

See also: Kentucky House of Representatives elections, 2010

Ford won re-election to the 80th District Seat in 2010 with no opposition. According to official results, Ford received 10,329 votes.[3]

Ford ran unopposed in the May 18 Democratic primary election.[4]

2008

On November 4, 2008, Ford was re-elected to the 80th District Seat in the Kentucky House of Representatives with no opposition.[5] He raised $7,873 for his campaign.[6]

Kentucky House of Representatives, District 80 (2008)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.pngDanny Ford (R) 12,978 100%

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Ford raised $5,800 in contributions.[7]

His largest contributor was the Kentucky Hospitals Circle of Friends, which donated $1,000 to his campaign.

2008

In 2008 Ford collected $7,873 in donations.[8]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Kentucky Automobile Dealers $2,000
Kentucky Bankers Association $1,000
Kentucky Hospital Association $750
Kentucky Optometric Association $600

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Kentucky House of Representatives District 80
1983–present
Succeeded by
David Meade (R)