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Denny Hoskins

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Denny Hoskins
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Missouri House of Representatives, District 54
Incumbent
In office
2009 - present
Term ends
January 5, 2015
Years in position 5
PartyRepublican
Leadership
Speaker Pro Tempore, Missouri House of Representatives
2013 - present
Compensation
Base salary$35,915/year
Per diem$103.20/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2008
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Education
Bachelor'sCentral Missouri State University
Personal
ProfessionAudit Partner
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Denny Hoskins is a Republican member of the Missouri House of Representatives, representing District 54. He was first elected to the chamber in 2008. At the start of a veto session on September 11, 2013, Hoskins was elected and sworn in to the position of Speaker Pro Tempore.[1]

Biography

Hoskins earned his Personal Financial Specialist credential from the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, CPA license from the Missouri State Board of Accountancy, and B.S./B.A. in Accounting from Central Missouri State University. His professional experience include working as an Audit Partner with Taylor, Hoskins & Shaw; and a Financial Advisor with the Murdock Banner Financial Group.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Missouri Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations - Revenue, Transportation and Economic Development, Chair
Budget
Fiscal Review
Higher Education
Transportation

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Issues

Campaign themes

2012

Hoskins's website highlighted the following campaign themes:[2]

Taxes & Governmental Efficiency

  • Excerpt: "I will continue to support lower taxes, which means more money back in your pocket. My belief is that government should spend within its means and maintain a balanced budget."

Protecting our Seniors

  • Excerpt: "I will fight to take care of our seniors during retirement."

Education

  • Excerpt: "I will continue to support funding for our public schools and universities."

Economic Development

  • Excerpt: "I would be proactive in promoting new business, new jobs and economic development in Johnson County. I will fight for our fair share of governmental resources."

Veterans

  • Excerpt: "I understand the many sacrifices the men and women of our Armed Forces have made to our great State and Country. Their commitment and sacrifices should be commended and we should support programs and aid to honor our active duty military and veterans."

Elections

2014

See also: Missouri House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Missouri House of Representatives will consist of a primary election on August 5, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 25, 2014. Incumbent Denny Hoskins is unopposed in the Republican primary. Daniel Plemons is unopposed in the Constitution Party primary.[3]

2012

See also: Missouri House of Representatives elections, 2012

Hoskins won re-election in the 2012 election for Missouri House of Representatives, District 54. Hoskins ran unopposed in the August 7 Republican primary and defeated Nancy Maxwell (D) and Eddie Osborne (I) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[4][5]

Missouri House of Representatives, District 54, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDenny Hoskins Incumbent 62% 9,342
     Democratic Nancy Maxwell 29.9% 4,511
     Independent Eddie Osborne 8% 1,211
Total Votes 15,064

2010

See also: Missouri House of Representatives elections, 2010

On November 2, 2010, Hoskins won election to the Missouri House of Representatives.

Missouri House of Representatives, District 121 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Denny Hoskins (R) 5,292
Courtney Cole (D) 3,480
Bill Wayne (L) 376

2008

See again: Missouri House of Representatives elections, 2008

On November 4, 2008, Hoskins ran for District 121 of the Missouri House of Representatives, beating Jim Jackson.[6]

Hoskins raised $54,762 for his campaign.[7]

Missouri House of Representatives, District 121
Candidates Votes Percent
Denny Hoskins (R) 7,008 50.4%
Jim Jackson (D) 6,886 49.6%

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Hoskins is available dating back to 2008. Based on available campaign finance records, Hoskins raised a total of $184,900 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 20, 2013.[8]

Denny Hoskins's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Missouri House of Representatives, District 54 Won $56,330
2010 Missouri House of Representatives, District 121 Won $73,808
2008 Missouri House of Representatives, District 121 Won $54,762
Grand Total Raised $184,900

2012

Hoskins won re-election to the Missouri House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Hoskins raised a total of $56,330.
Missouri House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Denny Hoskins's campaign in 2012
Missouri Society of CPAS$3,500
Missouri Hospital Association$2,500
Missouri Assessors PAC$1,500
CenturyLink$1,250
Comcast$1,000
Total Raised in 2012$56,330
Source:Follow the Money

2010

In 2010, a year in which Hoskins was up for re-election, he collected $73,808 in donations.[9]

His four largest contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
Missouri Society of Cpas $7,750
Missouri Cpas $5,000
Denny Hoskins 2008 $4,900
Pearce for Senate $2,500

2008

Listed below are the five largest contributors to Denny Hoskins' 2008 campaign.

Donor Amount
Missouri Society of CPAS $10,325
Denny Hoskins $2,000
129th Republican Legislative District CMTE $1,625
House Republican Campaign CMTE of Missouri $1,067
Johnson County Republican Party $1,000

Personal

Hoskins is married with two children. He has been a member of the Accounting Students Association, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Beta Alpha Psi Accounting Fraternity, Clinton Chamber of Commerce, Holden Chamber of Commerce, Johnson County C.L.I.M.B. Board, Missouri Society of Certified Public Accountants, Warrensburg Chamber of Commerce, and the Warrensburg Rotary. [10]

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Missouri House of Representatives District 54
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Missouri House of Representatives District 121
2009–2013
Succeeded by
Keith Frederick (R)