Kim King

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Kim King
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Kentucky House of Representatives District 55
Incumbent
In office
2011-Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$1,788.51/month
Per diem$135.30/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sEastern Kentucky University, 2004
Personal
BirthdayNovember 29, 1962
ProfessionFarmer
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Kim King (b. November 29, 1962) is a Republican member of the Kentucky House of Representatives, representing District 55. She was first elected to the chamber in 2010.

King earned her B.S. in Fitness and Wellness Management from Eastern Kentucky University in 2004. Her professional experience includes owning two small businesses: Motive Force and 4 Kings Angus.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Kentucky Committee Assignments, 2013
Agriculture and Small Business
Economic Development
Tourism Development and Energy

2011-2012

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

Elections

2014

See also: Kentucky House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Kentucky House of Representatives will take place in 2014. A primary election took place May 20, 2014. The general election will be held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was January 28, 2014. Jacqueline Coleman was unopposed in the Democratic primary, while incumbent Kim King was unopposed in the Republican primary. King faces Coleman in the general election.[1][2]

2012

See also: Kentucky House of Representatives elections, 2012

King won re-election in the 2012 election for Kentucky House of Representatives District 55. She ran unopposed in the Republican primary on May 22, 2012, and defeated Kent Stevens (D) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[3][4]

Kentucky House of Representatives, District 55, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngKim King Incumbent 61.1% 12,931
     Democratic Kent Stevens 38.9% 8,223
Total Votes 21,154

2010

See also: Kentucky House of Representatives elections, 2010

King's opponent in the November 2 general election was Democratic incumbent Kent Stevens. According to official results, King defeated Stevens by a margin of 9,167 to 8,002.[5]

Kentucky House of Representatives, District 55 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Kim King (R) 9,167
Kent Stevens (D) 8,002

King ran unopposed in the May 18 Democratic primary election.

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for King is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, King raised a total of $107,248 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 18, 2013.[6]

Kim King's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Kentucky State House, District 55 Won $43,061
2010 Kentucky State House, District 55 Won $64,187
Grand Total Raised $107,248

2012

King won re-election to the Kentucky House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, King raised a total of $43,061.
Kentucky House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Kim King's campaign in 2012
Bluegrass Cmte$2,000
King, Kim$1,637
Lg&E Energy Corp$1,500
Kentucky Optometric Association$1,000
Kentucky Chamber of Commerce$1,000
Total Raised in 2012$43,061
Source:Follow the Money

2010

King won election to the Kentucky House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, King raised a total of $64,187.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Kent Stevens (D)
Kentucky House of Representatives District 55
2011–present
Succeeded by
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