Jimmy Higdon

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Jimmy Higdon
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Kentucky State Senate District 14
Incumbent
In office
December 2009-Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 5
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$1,788.51/month
Per diem$135.30/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First electedDecember 2009
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Kentucky House of Representatives
2003-2009
Education
Bachelor'sMorehead State University, 1975
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Army Reserve
Years of service1976-1984
Personal
BirthdayJuly 15, 1953
Place of birthLebanon, KY
ProfessionBusiness Owner
ReligionCatholic
Websites
Office website
Personal website
CandidateVerification
Jimmy Higdon is a Republican member of the Kentucky State Senate, representing District 14. He was first elected to the chamber in December 2009. He served in the Kentucky House of Representatives from 2003-2009.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Kentucky Committee Assignments, 2013
Economic Development, Tourism and Labor
Education
Health and Welfare
Licensing, Occupations and Administrative Regulations, Vice-chair
Transportation, Vice-chair
Veterans, Military Affairs, and Public Protection, Chair

2011-2012

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

Elections

2014

See also: Kentucky State Senate elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Kentucky State Senate will take place in 2014. A primary election took place May 20, 2014. The general election will take place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was January 28, 2014. Incumbent Jimmy Higdon was unopposed in the Republican primary.[1][2]

2010

See also: Kentucky State Senate elections, 2010

Higdon won re-election to the 14th District Seat in the Kentucky State Senate with no opposition. He received 30,360 votes.

Higdon was also not opposed in the Republican primary election on May 18th.

Kentucky State Senate, District 14 (2010) General Election
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Jimmy Higdon (R) 30,360 100%

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Higdon is available dating back to 2002. Based on available campaign finance records, Higdon raised a total of $244,877 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 10, 2013.[3]

Jimmy Higdon's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Kentucky State Senate, District 14 Not up for election $6,750
2010 Kentucky State Senate, District 14 Won $38,094
2008 Kentucky State House, District 24 Won $94,890
2006 Kentucky State House, District 24 Won $34,035
2004 Kentucky State House, District 24 Won $12,895
2002 Kentucky State House, District 24 Won $58,213
Grand Total Raised $244,877

2012

Higdon was not up for election to the Kentucky State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Higdon raised a total of $6,750.
Kentucky State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Jimmy Higdon's campaign in 2012
Kentucky Association of Healthcare Facilities$1,000
Summit-Hinkle Pac$1,000
Mathis, Mark R$1,000
Claywell, Leon$1,000
Hill, Steve$500
Total Raised in 2012$6,750
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Higdon won re-election to the Kentucky State Senate in 2010. During that election cycle, Higdon raised a total of $38,094.

2008

Higdon won re-election to the Kentucky House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, Higdon raised a total of $94,890.

2006

Higdon won re-election to the Kentucky House of Representatives in 2006. During that election cycle, Higdon raised a total of $34,035.

2004

Higdon won re-election to the Kentucky House of Representatives in 2004. During that election cycle, Higdon raised a total of $12,895.

2002

Higdon won election to the Kentucky House of Representatives in 2002. During that election cycle, Higdon raised a total of $58,213.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Dan Kelly
Kentucky State Senate District 14
December 2009-present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Kentucky House of Representatives District 24
2003-2009
Succeeded by
Terry Mills