|Pennsylvania State House District 56|
|2011 - Present|
|December 1, 2014|
|Years in position||3|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Bachelor's||Robert Morris University, 1993|
|Profession||Controller and CFO|
Dunbar earned his B.S. in Business Administration from Robert Morris University in 1993. His professional experience includes working as the executive vice president for Wright Industries until 2005 when he started his own business, Dunbar Consulting and Accounting, which he ran for two years. He currently works as a controller and chief financial officer for Ryco Inc.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Dunbar served on the following committees:
|Pennsylvania Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Children & Youth|
|• Gaming Oversight, Vice Chair|
|• State Government|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Dunbar served on the following committees:
|Pennsylvania Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Gaming Oversight|
|• Local Government|
|• State Government|
Elections for the office of Pennsylvania House of Representatives will consist of a primary election on May 20, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 11, 2014. Incumbent George Dunbar is unopposed in the Republican primary.
Dunbar ran in the 2012 election for Pennsylvania House District 56. Dunbar ran unchallenged in the Republican primary on April 24 and defeated Raymond Geissler in general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 56, General Election, 2012|
|Republican||George Dunbar Incumbent||58.4%||17,494|
Dunbar ran in the 2010 election for Pennsylvania House District 56. Dunbar was unopposed in the May 18 Republican primary and defeated incumbent Democrat James Casorio, Jr. in the November 2 general election.
|Pennsylvania State House, District 56|
|George Dunbar (R)||11,708||51.8%|
|James Casorio, Jr. (D)||10,885||48.2%|
Comprehensive donor information for George Dunbar is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, George Dunbar raised a total of $311,803 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 12, 2013.
|George Dunbar's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 56||$137,866|
|2010||Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 56||$173,937|
|Grand Total Raised||$311,803|
2012George Dunbar won re-election to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, George Dunbar raised a total of $137,866.
|Pennsylvania House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to George Dunbar's campaign in 2012|
|Pennsylvania Republican Party||$63,965|
|Friends of Kim Ward||$6,300|
|House Republican Campaign Cmte of Pennsylvania||$5,117|
|Friends of Eli||$5,000|
|Dunbar, George S||$5,000|
|Total Raised in 2012||$137,866|
|Source:Follow the Money|
In 2010, Dunbar raised a total of $173,937 in campaign funds. His top contributors were:
|Republican Party of Pennsylvania||$48,948|
|Pennsylvania Republican Party||$37,762|
|House Republican Campaign Cmte of Pennsylvania||$21,506|
Dunbar and his wife Sandy have four daughters, Stephanie, Erin, Alexandra, and Samantha.
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- Official campaign website
- Profile from the Pennsylvania House of Representatives
- Profile from Open States
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative Profile from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions: 2012, 2010
- Pennsylvania Department of State, “2014 Unofficial Candidate Listing,” accessed March 21, 2014
- Pennsylvania Department of State, "Official Primary Results," accessed April 15, 2014
- Pennsylvania Department of State, "2012 Primary Candidate List," April 15, 2014
- 2010 general election results from the Pennsylvania Secretary of State's office
- followthemoney.org, "Dunbar, George" Accessed September 12, 2013
- 2010 Campaign Contributions
- Representative George Dunbar: About George
James Casorio, Jr. (D)
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