|Utah House of Representatives District 72|
|January 1, 2013 - present|
|January 1, 2015|
|Years in position||1|
|Per diem||$96/day (lodging) |
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|First elected||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Bachelor's||University of Utah|
|Master's||University of Utah|
Westwood earned his B.S. and M.B.A. from the University of Utah. He works as a business consultant.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Westwood served on the following committees:
|Utah Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Political Subdivisions|
|• Public Utilities and Technology|
Elections for the office of Utah House of Representatives will consist of a primary election on June 24, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 20, 2014. Incumbent John Westwood will face Blake Cozzens in the Republican convention.
Westwood won election in the 2012 election for Utah House of Representatives District 72. He and Matthew D. Carling defeated Marlo Jensen, Albert Montoya, and Ryan Bundy in the Republican convention. Subsequently, Westwood defeated Carling in the June 26 Republican primary and defeated Barry Short (L) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>Lieutenant Governor's Office, "Utah 2012 candidate filings," accessed March 29, 2014</ref><ref>C-SPAN, "AP Elections Results Utah - Summary Vote Results," retrieved June 26, 2012</ref><ref>Utah.Gov, "2012 Primary Election Results," accessed July 24, 2012</ref>
|Utah House of Representatives, District 72, General Election, 2012|
|Utah House of Representatives District 72 Republican Primary, 2012|
|John R. Westwood||67%||2,679|
Comprehensive donor information for Westwood is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Westwood raised a total of $12,600 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 18, 2013.<ref>Follow the Money, "Westwood, John R," accessed June 18, 2013</ref>
|John Westwood's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Utah State House, District 72||$12,600|
|Grand Total Raised||$12,600|
2012Westwood won election to the Utah House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Westwood raised a total of $12,600.
|Utah House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to John Westwood's campaign in 2012|
|Utah Association Of Realtors||$2,000|
|Eccles, Spencer F||$1,000|
|Ipson, Don L||$1,000|
|Utah Manufacturers Association||$500|
|Total Raised in 2012||$12,600|
|Source:Follow the Money|
The Libertas Institute Index
The Libertas Institute is a libertarian-leaning think tank located in Utah.<ref>Libertas Institute, "Legislator Indexes," accessed January 21, 2014</ref> Each year the organization releases a Legislative Index for Utah State Representatives and Senators.
John Westwood received an index rating of 41%.
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- Utah State Legislature
- Utah House of Representatives
- Utah House of Representatives Committees
- Utah Joint Committees
- Utah House of Representatives District 72
- Rep. Westwood's website
- Profile from Open States
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions: 2012
Evan Vickers (R)
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