|Missouri House of Representatives, District 97|
|2011 - 2013|
|January 5, 2015|
|Elections and appointments|
|Term limits||4 terms (8 years)|
|Date of birth||12/13/1947|
|Place of birth||Saint Louis, MO|
Fuhr's professional experience includes the following; director of security at Drury Hotels, special agent at the FBI, and Saint Louis police officer. He also served in the United States Navy from 1966-1969.
Fuhr earned his B.S. in mathematics from Maryville University in 1974.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Fuhr served on these committees:
No New Taxes Pledge
A minority of Missouri lawmakers signed the 2011 edition of the "No New Taxes Pledge." The Taxpayer Protection Pledge is offered by the non-profit lobbying organization Americans for Tax Reform with the goal of opposing all tax increases as a matter of principle. Just one out of 34 state Senate members signed the 2011 pledge. Out of 163 state House members, only 38 lawmakers signed.
Fuhr signed the pledge.
|Missouri House of Representatives, District 97 General Election (2010)|
|Gary Fuhr (R)||9,072|
|Jan Polizzi (D)||4,880|
|Daniel Fitzhenry (C)||427|
In 2010, a year in which Fuhr was up for re-election, he collected $75,901 in donations.
His four largest contributors in 2010 were:
|Drury Development Corp||$12,750|
|Drury Hotels LLC||$3,000|
Fuhr and his wife, Denise, have four children.
- House site
- Official campaign website
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2010
- List of candidates certified for the August 3, 2010 primary in Missouri
|Missouri House of Representatives District 97
| Succeeded by|
John McCaherty (R)
State of Missouri
Jefferson City (capital)
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