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|Former candidate for|
|Arizona House of Representatives, District 16|
|Elections and appointments|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Term limits||Four consecutive terms|
|Arizona State House, District 23|
|January 10, 2011-2013|
|Profession||Small Business Owner|
Fillmore's professional experience includes working as a real estate broker and small business owner.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Fillmore served on these committees:
- Appropriations Committee, Arizona House of Representatives
- Education Committee, Arizona House of Representatives
- Employment and Regulatory Affairs Committee, Arizona House of Representatives
Fillmore's campaign website highlighted the following issues:
(Un)affordable Care Act
- Excerpt: "Obamacare. When the government spends around six hundred million dollars to create website.. and it fails. I am supposed to be happy as they will try to run our healthcare?? The private marketplace is better."
- Excerpt: "Our government is encouraging those who have invaded our country and act as if we are the problem and that we must change and accept the illegals transgressions! Secure our Borders First !!"
- Excerpt: "My God given right to protect myself, my family, my friends, my country, and others as needed! I will always fight to allow someone to be able to defend themselves or their loved one.."
- Excerpt: "Giving our future (our children) the tools to succeed. We used to require Latin, Greek, French, or German for one year prior to graduation from high school. In today's society remedial English is a required college course and the kids need it."
Elections for the office of Arizona House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election took place on August 26, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was May 28, 2014. Cara Prior was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Incumbents Doug Coleman and Kelly Townsend defeated John Fillmore and Adam Stevens in the Republican primary. Coleman and Townsend defeated Prior in the general election.
|Arizona House of Representatives District 16, General Election, 2014|
|Republican||Doug Coleman Incumbent||39.6%||28,908|
|Republican||Kelly Townsend Incumbent||38.8%||28,300|
|Arizona House of Representatives, District 16 Republican Primary, 2014|
|Kelly Townsend Incumbent||38.3%||12,035|
|Doug Coleman Incumbent||28.1%||8,826|
- See also: Arizona State Senate elections, 2012
|Arizona State Senate, District 16 Republican Primary, 2012|
|Rich Crandall Incumbent||52.4%||9,493|
|Arizona House of Representatives, District 23 General Election (2010)|
|Frank Pratt (R)||32,303|
|John Fillmore (R)||30,986|
|Barbara McGuire (D)||23,679|
|Ernest Bustamante (D)||22,698|
In 2010, Fillmore raised $37,535 in contributions.
His largest contributor was the Public Fund, which donated $35,715 to his campaign.
The Goldwater Institute releases its "Legislative Report Card" annually for all Arizona legislators. This report card tracks how legislators voted on key votes and assigns them a letter grade based on how closely their votes agree with the Institute's positions. The primary values emphasized in the ratings are whether votes expand or restrict liberty.
Fillmore received a score of 72 out of 100 in the 2012 report card for a grade of A- according to the Goldwater Institute’s grading scale. This score was 2 higher than his score on the 2011 report card. Fillmore’s 72 in 2012 was tied for the 2nd highest grade among all 60 Arizona State Representatives.
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- Arizona State Legislature
- Arizona state legislative districts
- Arizona House of Representatives
- Arizona House of Representatives elections, 2014
- Arizona State Legislature
- Official campaign website
- Former house website
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative Profile from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2010
- JohnFillmore.com, "Issues," accessed July 30, 2014
- Arizona Secretary of State, "Unofficial primary election results," accessed August 27, 2014
- Arizona Secretary of State, "2014 Primary Election," May 27, 2014
- Arizona Secretary of State, "Official general election candidate list," accessed September 11, 2014
- Arizona Secretary of State, "Primary candidate list," accessed December 16, 2013
- Arizona Secretary of State, "Official 2012 Primary Results," accessed December 16, 2013
- Arizona Secretary of State, "General election results," accessed December 13, 2013
- 2010 contributions, accessed December 16, 2013
- Goldwater Institute, "2012 Legislative Report Card for Arizona's 50th Legislature, First Regular Session," August 15, 2012
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