|Louisiana House Of Representatives District 90|
|January 11, 2016|
|Years in position||6|
|Per diem||$6,000/year for expenses; $149/day per diem|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 19, 2011|
|First elected||November 17, 2007|
|Next general||November 3, 2015|
|Term limits||3 terms (12 years)|
Cromer's professional experience includes working at Lockhead Martin's National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Michoud Assembly Facility.
In the 2012-2013 legislative session, Cromer served on the following committees:
- Insurance, Chairman
- House Committee on Homeland Security
- Joint Committee on Homeland Security
- Special Committee on Military and Veterans Affairs
In the 2010-2011 legislative session, Cromer served on the following committees:
On October 22, 2011, Cromer won re-election to District 61 of the Louisiana House of Representatives. He defeated Ron Eldridge (R) in the October 22 primary. Because Louisiana uses a blanket primary system, a candidate can be declared the overall winner of the seat by garnering 50 percent +1 of the vote in the primary.
|Louisiana House of Representatives, District 90 Blanket Primary, 2011|
|Republican||George Cromer Incumbent||74.9%||5,030|
|Louisiana House of Representatives General Election, District 90 (2007)|
|George Cromer (R)||N/A|
In 2011, Cromer received $126,521 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.
|Louisiana House of Representatives 2011 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to George Cromer's campaign in 2011|
|Republican Legislative Delegation Campaign Cmte Of Louisiana||$10,000|
|Louisiana State Farm Agents||$3,000|
|Louisiana Manufacturers Association||$3,000|
|Louisiana Association Of Business & Industry||$3,000|
|Leadership For Louisiana||$2,500|
|Total Raised in 2011||$126,521|
|Total Votes received in 2011||5,030|
|Cost of each vote received||$25.15|
In 2007, a year in which Cromer was up for election, he collected $48,437 in donations.
His four largest contributors in 2007 were:
|Lakeshore Estates Builders||$2,500|
|Tammany Holding Corporation||$2,500|
|Louisiana Association of Business & Industry||$2,500|
|North Star Insurance Services||$2,500|
In May 2012, teacher and Slidell City Councilman Jay Newcomb filed a recall petition against Cromer for his support of controversial pension and school voucher programs. In order for a recall election to be scheduled, organizers would have had to collect signatures from one-third of registered voters in the district within 180 days.
On June 25, Newcomb notified the Secretary of State's office that he was stepping down as chair, but said the recall would continue.
Cromer is a member of the Louisiana Republican Legislative Delegation and the Louisiana Rural Caucus.
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- Rep. Cromer's website
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions: 2009, 2007
- Official Louisiana House of Representatives 2007 General Election Results
- Follow the Money - 2011 contributions
- Follow the Money Campaign Contributions, 2007
- NOLA, "Slidell High School teachers petition for recall of 2 lawmakers," May 10, 2012
- The Advocate, "Recall filing targets fourth legislator," June 26, 2012
- The Republic, "Recall efforts against 3 Republican state lawmakers fail to win support, expire," October 16, 2012
- Project Vote Smart - Rep. Cromer
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