PGI logo cropped.png
Congressional Millionaire’s Club
The Personal Gain Index shines a light on how members of Congress benefit during their tenure.





John Deffenbaugh

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
John Deffenbaugh
John Deffenbaugh.jpg
Georgia House of Representatives District 1
Incumbent
In office
January 14, 2013-Present
Term ends
January 12, 2015
Years in position 1
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$17,341.68/year
Per diem$173/day
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Master'sCovenant College (1970)
Personal
ProfessionSales Manager
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
John Deffenbaugh is a Republican member of the Georgia House of Representatives, representing District 1. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Biography

Deffenbaugh earned his B.S. in Physics from Covenant College in 1970. His professional experience includes working as a Sales Manager for Horizon Electronics. He served in the United States Navy.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Georgia Committee Assignments, 2013
Defense and Veterans Affairs
Regulated Industries
Transportation

Elections

2014

See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Georgia House of Representatives will take place in 2014. A primary election took place May 20, 2014; a runoff election will take place where necessary on July 22, 2014. The general election will take place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 7, 2014. Thomas A. "Tom" McMahan was unopposed in the Democratic primary, while incumbent John V. Deffenbaugh and Robert F. Goff advanced past W. Alan Painter in the Republican primary. Goff will face Deffenbaugh in a runoff election on July 22, 2014.[2][3][4]

Georgia House of Representatives, District 1 Republican Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJohn Deffenbaugh Incumbent 45% 1,519
Green check mark transparent.pngRobert F. Goff 27.9% 941
Alan 27.1% 915
Total Votes 3,375

2012

See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2012

Deffenbaugh ran in the 2012 election for Georgia House of Representatives District 1. Deffenbaugh ran against Mike Nowlin and Alan Painter in the Republican primary on July 31, 2012. Thomas McMahan ran unopposed in the Democratic primary. Deffenbaugh and Alan Painter faced off in a runoff election on August 21, 2012.[5] The runoff primary between Deffenbaugh and Painter remained too close to call initially.[6] The general election took place on November 6, 2012.[7][8][9]

In the runoff primary, Painter was defeated by Deffenbaugh.[10] Deffenbaugh won in the general election.[11]

Georgia House of Representatives, District 1, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJohn Deffenbaugh 68.5% 11,180
     Democratic Thomas McMahan 31.5% 5,149
Total Votes 16,329
Georgia House of Representatives District 1 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJohn Deffenbaugh (advanced to runoff) 36% 2,505
Green check mark transparent.pngAlan Painter (advanced to runoff) 34.5% 2,399
Mike Nowlin 29.6% 2,059
Total Votes 6,963

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Deffenbaugh is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Deffenbaugh raised a total of $23,848 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 22, 2013.[12]

John Deffenbaugh's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Georgia State House, District 1 Won $23,848
Grand Total Raised $23,848

2012

Deffenbaugh won election to the Georgia House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Deffenbaugh raised a total of $23,848.
Georgia House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to John Deffenbaugh's campaign in 2012
Deffenbaugh, John$5,000
Ralston, David$2,500
Georgia Capital$2,500
Bruce, Ken$1,000
Dade County Republican Party$1,000
Total Raised in 2012$23,848
Source:Follow the Money

Personal

Deffenbaugh and his wife, Linda, have two children.[1]

Recent news

BallotpediaAvatar bigger.png
Know more information about this profile?
Submit a bio

This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term "John + Deffenbaugh + Georgia + House"

All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.

John Deffenbaugh News Feed

  • Loading...

External links

References

Political offices
Preceded by
Jay Neal (R)
Georgia House of Representatives District 1
2013–present
Succeeded by
NA