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Jim Butterworth

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Jim Butterworth
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Georgia State Senate District 50
Former member
Term in office began
2009
Term in office ended
2011
Political party Republican
Profession Retired Legislator
Jim Butterworth was a Republican member of the Georgia State Senate. He served the 50th District from 2009-2011. In 2011, he resigned to accept an appointment as Adjutant General of the Georgia National Guard.[1]

Butterworth has served as a Pilot in the United States Air Force and the Georgia Air National Guard. Butterworth earned his B.A. in Political Science from the University of Georgia.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Butterworth served on the following committees:

Elections

2010

See also: Georgia State Senate elections, 2010

Butterworth won re-election to the 50th District seat in 2010. He had no opposition in the general election on November 2, 2010.[2]

Georgia State Senate, District 50
2010 General election results
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Jim Butterworth (R) 36,042 100.0%

He defeated Terry Rogers in the July 20 primary.[3]

Georgia State Senate, District 50 - Republican Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Jim Buttersworth 9,791 57.7%
Terry Rogers 7,177 42.3%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Butterworth won election to the Georgia Senate from Georgia's 50th Senate district. Butterworth ran unopposed in the general election, and he received 51,409 votes.[4] Butterworth raised $32,727 for his campaign.[5]

Campaign donors

2008

In 2008, Butterworth collected $32,727 in campaign contributions.[6] The five largest contributors to his campaign were as follows:

Donor Amount
Home Builders Association of Georgia $3,450
Jim Blackburn $2,500
Friends of Ralph Hudgens $2,300
Andy Adams $2,000
Georgia Association of Realtors $1,500

Personal

Butterworth and his wife, Amy, have three children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Georgia State Senate - District 50
2009–2011
Succeeded by
John Wilkinson