|Louisiana House Of Representatives District 42|
|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)|
|Profession||Alligator farmer/Owner, Jacques' Croc's & Farm Pride Processors|
Montoucet's professional experience includes working as an alligator farmer, is an alligator farmer, Fire Department Chief with the Lafayette Fire Department, and owner of Jacques' Croc's & Farm Pride Processors.
In the 2012-2013 legislative session, Montoucet served on the following committees:
In the 2010-2011 legislative session, Montoucet served on the following committees:
On October 22, 2011, Montoucet won re-election to District 61 of the Louisiana House of Representatives. He defeated Anthony Emmons (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 42 Blanket Primary, 2011|
|Democratic||Jack Montoucet Incumbent||63%||6,587|
|Louisiana House of Representatives General Election, District 42 (2007)|
|Jack Montoucet (D)||7,161|
|Isabella Delahoussaye (R)||5,160|
In 2011, Montoucet received $213,548 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.
|Louisiana House of Representatives 2011 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Jack Montoucet's campaign in 2011|
|Louisiana Democratic Party||$23,434|
|Louisiana Manufacturers Association||$3,250|
|Union Pacific Railroad||$2,750|
|Kathleen Blanco Campaign Fund||$2,500|
|Walls Gator Farm||$2,500|
|Total Raised in 2011||$213,548|
|Total Votes received in 2011||6,587|
|Cost of each vote received||$32.42|
In 2007, a year in which Montoucet was up for election, he collected $27,396 in donations.
His four largest contributors in 2007 were:
|Louisiana State Farm Agents||$2,000|
|Louisiana Sheiffs Association||$1,600|
|Louisiana Society of Anesthesiologists||$1,500|
Montoucet is Vice Chair of the Acadiana Delegation, and a member of the Democratic Caucus and the Louisiana Rural Caucus.
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- Rep. Montoucet's website
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions: 2009, 2007
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