James Grant

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James Grant
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Florida House of Representatives, District 64
Incumbent
In office
2010 - present
Term ends
November 18, 2014
Years in position 4
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$29,687/year
Per diem$131/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Education
Bachelor'sAuburn University, 2006
J.D.Stetson College of Law, 2009
Personal
BirthdaySeptember 20, 1982
Place of birthTampa, Florida
ProfessionAttorney
ReligionProtestant
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
James W. "J.W." Grant (b. September 20, 1982) is a Republican member of the Florida House of Representatives, representing District 64. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010.

Biography

Grant earned his bachelor's degree in Marketing from Auburn University and his J.D. from Stetson University College of Law, where he also taught trial advocacy. His professional experience includes working as an attorney with The Grant Law Group, a firm "specializing in general civil and business litigation, criminal defense, estate planning, and probate and trust administration."[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Grant served on the following committees:

Florida Committee Assignments, 2013
State Affairs, Vice-chair
Education
Legislative Budget Commission

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Grant served on the following committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Florida House of Representatives elections, 2012

Grant won election in the 2012 election for Florida House of Representatives District 64. Grant ran unopposed in the Republican primary on August 14, 2012, and was unchallenged in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2]

2010

See also: Florida House of Representatives elections, 2010

Grant defeated Michael Steinberg (D) in the November 2 general election.[3]

Florida House of Representatives, District 47
2010 General election results
Candidates Votes Percent


Green check mark transparent.png James Grant (R) 26,589 58.71%
Michael Steinberg (D) 18,697 41.29%

Grant defeated Tom Aderhold, Brian Blair, and Irene Guy in the August 24 primary.[4]

Florida House of Representatives, District 33 - Republican Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent


Green check mark transparent.png James Grant 3,908 37.03%
Brian Blair 2,588 24.52%
Irene Guy 2,545 24.11%
Tom Aderhold 1,514 14.34%

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Grant is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Grant raised a total of $265,134 during that time period. This information was last updated on May 29, 2013.[5]

James Grant's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Florida State House, District 64 Won $60,250
2010 Florida State House, District 47 Won $204,884
Grand Total Raised $265,134

2012

Grant won re-election to the Florida House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Grant raised a total of $60,250.

2010

Grant won election to the Florida House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Grant raised a total of $204,884.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Kelli Stargel (R)
Florida House District 64
2012–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
Kevin Ambler
Florida House District 47
2010–2012
Succeeded by
Linda A. Stewart (D)