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Johnny Ray Turner
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Kentucky State Senate District 29
Incumbent
In office
2001-Present
Term ends
January 1, 2017
Years in position 13
PartyDemocratic
Leadership
Minority Caucus Leader
2012-present
Compensation
Base salary$1,788.51/month
Per diem$135.30/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2000
Next generalNovember 8, 2016
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sMorehead State University
Master'sMorehead State University
Personal
BirthdayDecember 19, 1949
ProfessionRetired
ReligionBaptist
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Johnny Ray Turner (b. December 19, 1949) is a Democratic member of the Kentucky State Senate, representing District 29 and serving as Minority Caucus Leader. He was first elected to the chamber in 2000.

Turner earned his B.A. and M.A. from Morehead State University. His professional experience includes working as Teacher, Dean of Students, and Coach.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Kentucky Committee Assignments, 2013
Committee on Committees
Natural Resources and Energy
Transportation

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Turner served on the following committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Kentucky State Senate elections, 2012

Turner won re-election in the 2012 election for Kentucky State Senate District 29. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on May 22, 2012, and was unopposed in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[1][2]

2008

On November 4, 2008, Turner was re-elected to the 29th District Seat in the Kentucky State Senate. He had no opposition.[3] Turner raised $182,782 for his campaign.[4]

Kentucky State Senate, District 29 (2006)
Candidates Votes Percent
Johnny Ray Turner (D) 26,389 100%

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Turner is available dating back to 2000. Based on available campaign finance records, Turner raised a total of $592,424 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 11, 2013.[5]

Johnny Ray Turner's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Kentucky State Senate, District 29 Won $17,615
2010 Kentucky State Senate, District 29 Not up for election $900
2008 Kentucky State Senate, District 29 Won $182,782
2006 Kentucky State Senate, District 29 Not up for election $750
2004 Kentucky State Senate, District 29 Won $104,570
2000 Kentucky State Senate, District 29 Won $285,807
Grand Total Raised $592,424

2012

Turner won re-election to the Kentucky State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Turner raised a total of $17,615.
Kentucky State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Johnny Ray Turner's campaign in 2012
Branch Banking & Trust Corp$1,000
Independent Insurance Agents of Kentucky$1,000
Kentucky Bankers Association$1,000
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers$1,000
Eqt Corp$1,000
Total Raised in 2012$17,615
Source:Follow the Money

2008

Turner won re-election to the Kentucky State Senate in 2008. During that election cycle, Turner raised a total of $182,782.

2004

Turner won re-election to the Kentucky State Senate in 2004. During that election cycle, Turner raised a total of $104,570.

2000

Turner won election to the Kentucky State Senate in 2000. During that election cycle, Turner raised a total of $285,807.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Benny Ray Bailey
Idaho State Senate District 29
2001–present
Succeeded by
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