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Don Tripp

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Don Tripp
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New Mexico House of Representatives District 49
Incumbent
In office
1999-Present
Term ends
December 31, 2014
Years in position 15
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$0/year
Per diem$159/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected1998
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sNew Mexico Tech, 1969
Personal
BirthdayFebruary 23, 1946
Place of birthPasadena, CA
ProfessionChief Executive Officer, Tripp's, Incorporated
ReligionMethodist
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Don L. Tripp (b. February 23, 1946) is a Republican member of the New Mexico House of Representatives, representing District 49. He was first elected to the chamber in 1998.

Biography

Tripp earned a B.A. from New Mexico Tech in 1969. His professional experience includes serving as Chief Executive Officer for Tripp's, Incorporated.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

New Mexico Committee Assignments, 2013
Agriculture and Water Resources
Appropriations and Finance
Rules and Order of Business

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2014

See also: New Mexico House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of New Mexico House of Representatives will take place in 2014. A primary election took place June 3, 2014, and a general election will take place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was February 4, 2014. Incumbent Don Tripp was unopposed in the Republican primary, while Erik Gale Hawkes defeated Dell P. Washington in the Democratic primary. Tripp and Hawkes will face off in the general election.[2][3]

2012

See also: New Mexico House of Representatives elections, 2012

Tripp ran for re-election in 2012. He ran unopposed in the June 5, 2012 Republican primary and was unchallenged in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[4][5]

New Mexico House of Representatives, District 49, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDon Tripp Incumbent 98% 9,213
     Democratic (write-in) Dell Washington 2% 187
Total Votes 9,400

2010

See also: New Mexico House of Representatives elections, 2010

Tripp won re-election to District 49 in 2010. He had no primary opposition and was unchallenged in the general election which took place on November 2, 2010.[6]

New Mexico House of Representatives General Election, District 49 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Don Tripp (R) 8,089 100%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Tripp won re-election to District 49 in the New Mexico House of Representatives. Tripp had no challenger.[7]

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Tripp is available dating back to 1998. Based on available campaign finance records, Tripp raised a total of $183,306 during that time period. This information was last updated on May 28, 2013.[8]

Don Tripp's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 New Mexico State House, District 49 Won $12,350
2010 New Mexico State House, District 49 Won $3,150
2008 New Mexico State House, District 49 Won $4,705
2006 New Mexico State House, District 49 Won $8,225
2004 New Mexico State House, District 49 Won $20,512
2002 New Mexico State House, District 49 Won $21,465
2000 New Mexico State House, District 49 Won $44,682
1998 New Mexico State House, District 49 Won $68,217
Grand Total Raised $183,306

2012

Tripp won re-election to the New Mexico State House in 2012. During that election cycle, Tripp raised a total of $12,350.
New Mexico State House 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Don Tripp's campaign in 2012
Bursum, Holm$1,000
Altria$700
Woodard, Steven$500
Friends of Paul Bandy$500
Chevron Corp.$500
Total Raised in 2012$12,350
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Tripp won re-election to the New Mexico State House in 2010. During that election cycle, Tripp raised a total of $3,150.

2008

Tripp won re-election to the New Mexico State House in 2008. During that election cycle, Tripp raised a total of $4,705.

2006

Tripp won re-election to the New Mexico State House in 2006. During that election cycle, Tripp raised a total of $8,225.

2004

Tripp won re-election to the New Mexico State House in 2004. During that election cycle, Tripp raised a total of $20,512.

2002

Tripp won re-election to the New Mexico State House in 2002. During that election cycle, Tripp raised a total of $21,465.

2000

Tripp won re-election to the New Mexico State House in 2000. During that election cycle, Tripp raised a total of $44,682.

1998

Tripp won election to the New Mexico State House in 1998. During that election cycle, Tripp raised a total of $68,217.

Personal

Tripp and his wife, Rosalind, have two children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Milchael Olguin
New Mexico House of Representatives - District 49
1999–present
Succeeded by
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