Lane Jean

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Lane Jean
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Arkansas House of Representatives District 2
Incumbent
In office
2011-Present
Term ends
January 12, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$15,869/year
Per diem$148/day
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits3 terms (6 years)
Personal
ReligionChurch of Christ
Websites
Office website
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Lane Jean is a Republican member of the Arkansas House of Representatives, representing District 2. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010.

He is a former member of the Columbia County Quorum Court. He has also served as mayor of the City of Magnolia.

Biography

Jean earned his degree from Southern Arkansas university. His professional experience includes working as president of Reeves Land and Timber Company, as a logging contractor, and as a cattle farmer.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Arkansas Committee Assignments, 2013
Legislative Council
Joint Budget
Public Retirement and Social Security Programs
Revenue and Taxation
Agriculture, Forestry and Economic Development

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Jean served on these committees:

Elections

2014

See also: Arkansas House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Arkansas 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 June 10, 2014. The general election will be held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 3, 2014. Incumbent Lane Jean was unopposed in the Republican primary and is unchallenged in the general election.[1][2]

2012

See also: Arkansas House of Representatives elections, 2012

Jean ran for re-election in the 2012 election for Arkansas House of Representatives, District 2. Jean ran unopposed in the May 22 Republican primary and ran unchallenged in the November 6, 2012 general election as well.[3][4][5]

2010

See also: Arkansas House of Representatives elections, 2010

Jean defeated Raymond E. Robertson in the November 2 general election.[6]

Arkansas House of Representatives, District 4 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Lane Jean (R) 4,061
Raymond E. Robertson (D) 3,671

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Jean is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Jean raised a total of $108,000 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 6, 2013.[7]

Lane Jean's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Arkansas State House, District 2 Won $19,200
2010 Arkansas State House, District 4 Won $88,800
Grand Total Raised $108,000

2012

Jean won re-election to the Arkansas House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Jean raised a total of $19,200.
Arkansas House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Lane Jean's campaign in 2012
Exxonmobil$1,500
Wal-Mart$1,250
Columbia County Republicans$1,000
Stephens Group$1,000
Ahc-Hpc$1,000
Total Raised in 2012$19,200
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Jean won election to the Arkansas House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Jean raised a total of $88,800.

Scorecards

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2013

In 2013, the 89th Arkansas State Legislature was in session from January 14 through May 17.[8]

2011

In 2011, the 88th Arkansas State Legislature was in session from January 10 to April 27.[9]

Personal

Jean and his wife Judy have two children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Larry Cowling (D)
Arkansas House District 2
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
Bruce Maloch
Arkansas House District 4
2011–2013
Succeeded by
Fonda Hawthorne (D)