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Jeremy Peterson

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Jeremy Peterson
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Utah House of Representatives District 9
Incumbent
In office
2011 - Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$117/day
Per diem$96/day (lodging)
$61/day (meals)
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sWeber State University, 2002
Personal
ProfessionReal Estate Broker
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Jeremy A. Peterson is a Republican member of the Utah House of Representatives, representing District 9. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010.

Biography

Peterson received a B.S. from Weber State University. He is a real estate developer in Ogden, UT.

Peterson ran for the District 9 Utah House seat in 2008.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Utah Committee Assignments, 2013
Business and Labor
Political Subdivisions, Vice-chair

2011-2012

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

Elections

2014

See also: Utah House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Utah House of Representatives will consist of a primary election on June 24, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 20, 2014. Steve Olsen is unopposed in the Democratic convention. Incumbent Jeremy Peterson is unopposed in the Republican convention.[1]

2012

See also: Utah House of Representatives elections, 2012

Peterson won re-election in the 2012 election for Utah House of Representatives District 9. Peterson was unopposed in the June 26 Republican primary and defeated Neil Hansen (D) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[2]

Utah House of Representatives, District 9, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJeremy Peterson Incumbent 60.1% 5,079
     Democratic Neil Hansen 39.9% 3,372
Total Votes 8,451

2010

See also: Utah House of Representatives elections, 2010

Peterson defeated incumbent Neil Hansen (D) in the November 2 general election.

Utah House of Representatives, District 9 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Jeremy Peterson (R) 1,272
Neil Hansen (D) 1,121

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Peterson is available dating back to 2008. Based on available campaign finance records, Peterson raised a total of $64,210 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 13, 2013.[3]

Jeremy Peterson's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Utah State House, District 9 Won $27,786
2010 Utah State House, District 9 Won $15,000
2008 Utah State House, District 9 Defeated $21,424
Grand Total Raised $64,210

2012

Peterson won re-election to the Utah House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Peterson raised a total of $27,786.

2010

Peterson won election to the Utah House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Peterson raised a total of $15,000.

2008

Peterson won election to the Utah House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, Peterson raised a total of $21,424.

Scorecards

The Libertas Institute Index

See also: The 2013 Libertas Institute Legislative Index

The Libertas Institute is a libertarian-leaning think tank located in Utah.[4] Each year the organization releases a Legislative Index for Utah State Representatives and Senators.

2011

Jeremy Peterson received an index rating of 64%.

2012

Jeremy Peterson received an index rating of 41%.

2013

Jeremy Peterson received an index rating of 33%.

The Sutherland Institute Scorecard

See also: The 2012 Sutherland Institute Legislative Score Card

The Sutherland Institute, "a conservative public policy think tank" in Utah, releases its Scorecard for Utah State Representatives and Senators once a year. The Score Card gives each legislator a score based on how they voted in the prior legislative term on specific issues which the Sutherland Institute thought were pro-conservative policies.[5]

2012

Jeremy Peterson received a score of 100% in the 2012 scorecard.[6]

Personal

Peterson and his wife, Kim, have four children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Neil Hansen
Utah House of Representatives District 9
2010-present
Succeeded by
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