Jim Cox

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Jim Cox
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Pennsylvania State House District 129
Incumbent
In office
2007 - Present
Term ends
December 1, 2014
Years in position 7
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$82,026/year
Per diem$159/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2006
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sPensacola Christian College, 1992
J.D.Regent University of Law, 1996
Websites
Office website
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Jim Cox is a Republican member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, representing District 129. He was first elected to the chamber in 2006.

Biography

Cox earned his B.A. from Pensacola Christian College in 1992 and his J.D. from Regent University of Law in 1996. His professional experience includes working for the Rutherford Institute as a Government Affairs Coordinator and as the Chief of Staff for Pennsylvania State Representative Sam Rohrer.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Pennsylvania Committee Assignments, 2013
Commerce
Game & Fisheries
Labor & Industry
Professional Licensure

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Cox served on these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Cox served on these committees:

Elections

2014

See also: Pennsylvania House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Pennsylvania House of Representatives will consist of a primary election on May 20, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 11, 2014. Incumbent Jim Cox is unopposed in the Republican primary.[1]

2012

See also: Pennsylvania House of Representatives elections, 2012

Cox ran in the 2012 election for Pennsylvania House District 129. Cox ran unopposed in the Republican primary on April 24 and defeated Erik Saar (D) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012. [2][3]

Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 129, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJim Cox Incumbent 59.4% 17,926
     Democratic Erik Saar 40.6% 12,245
Total Votes 30,171

2010

See also: Pennsylvania House of Representatives elections, 2010

Cox won re-election to District 129 in 2010. He had no primary opposition and was unchallenged in the general election which took place on November 2, 2010.[4]

Pennsylvania State House, District 129
Candidates Votes Percent


Green check mark transparent.png Jim Cox (R) 16,899 100.0%

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Jim Cox is available dating back to 2006. Based on available campaign finance records, Jim Cox raised a total of $152,297 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 17, 2013.[5]

Jim Cox's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 129 Won $65,308
2010 Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 129 Won $6,975
2008 Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 129 Won $7,230
2006 Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 129 Won $72,784
Grand Total Raised $152,297

2012

Jim Cox won re-election to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Jim Cox raised a total of $65,308.

2010

Jim Cox won re-election to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Jim Cox raised a total of $6,975.

Personal

Cox and his wife, Kelly, have five children.

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Pennsylvania House Of Representatives District 129
2007–present
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