Dennis Keene

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Dennis Keene
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Kentucky House of Representatives District 67
Incumbent
In office
2005-Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 9
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$1,788.51/month
Per diem$135.30/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2004
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Personal
BirthdayAugust 17, 1965
Place of birthDayton, KY
ProfessionSelf-Employed
ReligionChristian
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
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Dennis Keene (b. August 17, 1965) is a Democratic member of the Kentucky House of Representatives, representing District 67. He was first elected to the chamber in 2004.

Keene's professional experience includes being self-employed.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Kentucky Committee Assignments, 2013
Banking and Insurance
Economic Development, Vice-chair
Licensing and Occupations, Chair

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2014

See also: Kentucky House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Kentucky House of Representatives will take place in 2014. A primary election took place May 20, 2014. The general election will be held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was January 28, 2014. Incumbent Dennis Keene was unopposed in the Democratic primary.[1][2]

2012

See also: Kentucky House of Representatives elections, 2012

Keene won re-election in the 2012 election for Kentucky House of Representatives District 67. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on May 22, 2012, and defeated Adam Haas (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[3][4]

Kentucky House of Representatives, District 67, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngDennis Keene Incumbent 59.9% 7,768
     Republican Adam Haas 40.1% 5,198
Total Votes 12,966

2010

See also: Kentucky House of Representatives elections, 2010

Keene's opponent in the November 2 general election was Republican candidate Roger Thoney. According to official results, Keene defeated Thoney by a margin of 5,042 to 3,885.[5]

Kentucky House of Representatives, District 67 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Dennis Keene (D) 5,042
Roger Thoney (R) 3,885

Keene ran unopposed in the May 18 Democratic primary election.[6]

2008

On November 4, 2008, Keene was re-elected to the 67th District Seat in the Kentucky House of Representatives, defeating Patrick Lucas (I).[7] Keene raised $123,632 for his campaign, while Lucas raised $0.[8]

Kentucky House of Representatives, District 67 (2008)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.pngDennis Keene (D) 8,415 69.7%
Patrick Lucas (I) 3,652 30.3%

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Keene is available dating back to 2004. Based on available campaign finance records, Keene raised a total of $660,183 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 19, 2013.[9]

Dennis Keene's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Kentucky State House, District 67 Won $233,378
2010 Kentucky State House, District 67 Won $207,908
2008 Kentucky State House, District 67 Won $123,632
2006 Kentucky State House, District 67 Won $17,674
2004 Kentucky State House, District 67 Won $77,591
Grand Total Raised $660,183

2012

Keene won re-election to the Kentucky House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Keene raised a total of $233,378.
Kentucky House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Dennis Keene's campaign in 2012
Kentucky House Democratic Caucus$21,500
Kentucky Democratic Party$11,500
Kentucky Association of Real Estate Appraisers$2,500
Wallander, Allan$2,000
Kentucky Optometric Association$2,000
Total Raised in 2012$233,378
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Keene won re-election to the Kentucky House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Keene raised a total of $207,908.

2008

Keene won re-election to the Kentucky House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, Keene raised a total of $123,632.

2006

Keene won re-election to the Kentucky House of Representatives in 2006. During that election cycle, Keene raised a total of $17,674.

2004

Keene won election to the Kentucky House of Representatives in 2004. During that election cycle, Keene raised a total of $77,591.

Personal

Keene and his wife, Brenda, have two children.[10] He served on the Wilder City Council.[11]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Jim Callahan
Kentucky House of Representatives District 67
2005–present
Succeeded by
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