|Minnesota House of Representatives, District 37A|
|January 8, 2013 - present|
|January 6, 2015|
|Years in position||1|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|First elected||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Newton served on the following committees:
|Minnesota Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Education Finance|
|• Health and Human Services Finance|
|• Jobs and Economic Development Finance and Policy|
|• State Government Finance and Veterans Affairs, Vice-chair|
Elections for the office of Minnesota House of Representatives will consist of a primary election on August 12, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was June 3, 2014. Incumbent Jerry Newton is unopposed in the Democratic primary. Mandy Benz is unopposed in the Republican primary.
Newton won election in the 2012 election for Minnesota House of Representatives District 37A. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on August 14 and defeated Mandy Benz (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012.
|Minnesota House of Representatives, District 37A, General Election, 2012|
Comprehensive donor information for Newton is available dating back to 1998. Based on available campaign finance records, Newton raised a total of $163,563 during that time period. This information was last updated on December 12, 2013.
|Jerry Newton's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Minnesota House, District 37A||$25,874|
|2010||Minnesota House, District 49B||$30,506|
|2008||Minnesota House, District 49B||$23,149|
|2006||Minnesota Senate, District 49||$33,176|
|2000||Minnesota House, District 49A||$27,987|
|1998||Minnesota House, District 49A||$22,871|
|Grand Total Raised||$163,563|
2012Newton won election to the Minnesota House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Newton raised a total of $25,874.
|Minnesota House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Jerry Newton's campaign in 2012|
|6th Congressional District Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party||$1,000|
|37th Senate District Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party New||$990|
|Minneapolis Federation of Teachers Local 59||$500|
|North Central States Regional Council of Carpenters & Joiners||$500|
|Total Raised in 2012||$25,874|
|Source:Follow the Money|
Taxpayers League of Minnesota
The Taxpayers League of Minnesota, a Minnesota-based taxpayer advocacy organization, releases a legislative scorecard for the Minnesota House of Representatives and Minnesota State Senate once a year. The scorecard gives each legislator a score based on how they voted in the prior legislative term on tax issues and “their efforts to balance the state budget without a tax increase.” The organization also compiles a legislator’s individual "Lifetime Score."
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- Office website
- Profile from Open States
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Minnesota Secretary of State, "2014 State General Election Candidate Filings," accessed July 25, 2014
- Minnesota Secretary of State, "2012 State General Election Candidate Filings," accessed June 18, 2012
- Follow the Money, "Newton, Jerry," accessed December 12, 2013
- Taypayers League of Minnesota, "Legislative Scorecards," accessed May 15, 2014
- Taypayers League of Minnesota, "Legislative Scorecard, 2013," accessed May 15, 2014
Tara Mack (R)
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