|Montana House of Representatives, District 88|
|2011 - present|
|January 5, 2015|
|Years in position||4|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2014|
|Term limits||4 terms (8 years)|
|Date of birth||September 22, 1940|
|Place of birth||Sandpoint, Idaho|
Greef's professional experience includes working in lumber brokerage and sawmill sales at Teton West Lumber.
2015 legislative session
At the beginning of the 2015 legislative session, Greef served on the following committees:
|Montana Committee Assignments, 2015|
|• State Administration|
|• Local Government, Chair|
In the 2013-2014 legislative session, Greef served on the following committees:
|Montana Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Business and Labor|
|• Fish, Wildlife and Parks|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Greef served on the following committees:
|Montana Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Business and Labor|
|• Local Government|
Elections for the office of Montana House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election took place on June 3, 2014, and a general election took place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 10, 2014; minor party and independent candidates had until June 2, 2014, to file. Dan Metully was unopposed in the Democratic primary. District 90 incumbent Edward Greef defeated Russ Vogel in the Republican primary. Greef defeated Metully in the general election. Incumbent Ron Ehli (R) ran in District 86.
|Montana House of Representatives, District 88 General Election, 2014|
|Republican||Edward Greef Incumbent||63.6%||2,448|
|Montana House of Representatives, District 88 Republican Primary, 2014|
|Edward Greef Incumbent||74.4%||1,161|
Greef ran in the 2012 election for Montana House of Representatives, District 90. Greef defeated Ron Pifer in the June 5 primary election and defeated Toby Martin (L) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Montana House of Representatives, District 90, General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Edward Greef Incumbent||73%||3,552|
|Montana House of Representatives, District 90 Republican Primary, 2012|
|Edward Greef Incumbent||58.7%||957|
On November 2, 2010, Greef won election to the Montana House of Representatives. Greef did not have any opposition in the June 8 primary. He faced Wayne Stanford (D) and Arlin Bird (L) in the November 2 general election.
|Montana House of Representatives, District 90 General Election (2010)|
|Edward Greef (R)||2,463|
|Wayne Stanford (D)||1,455|
|Arlin Bird (L)||213|
Comprehensive donor information for Greef is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Greef raised a total of $21,149 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 25, 2013.
|Edward Greef's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Montana House, District 90||$9,074|
|2010||Montana House, District 90||$12,075|
|Grand Total Raised||$21,149|
2012Greef won re-election to the Montana House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Greef raised a total of $9,074.
|Montana House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Edward Greef's campaign in 2012|
|Ravalli County Republican Women's Club||$400|
|Ravalli County Republican Central Committee||$399|
|Staples, Mark C.||$160|
|Total Raised in 2012||$9,074|
|Source: Follow the Money|
In 2010, a year in which Greef was up for re-election, he collected $12,075 in donations.
His largest contributor in 2010 was:
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- Montana Secretary of State, "2012 Legislative General Election Canvass," accessed February 13, 2014
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- Montana Secretary of State, "Legislative Primary Canvass - June 08, 2010," accessed March 12, 2014
- Montana Secretary of State, "2010 Legislative General Election Canvass," accessed March 12, 2014
- Follow the Money, "Greef, Edward," accessed September 25, 2013
- Follow the Money, "2010 campaign contributions," accessed March 8, 2014
- Montana Conservation Voters, "2013 State Legislative Scorecard," accessed August 30, 2014
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