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Lee Filer
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Wyoming House of Representatives District 12
Former member
In office
2013 – 2015
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Military service
Service/branchWyoming Air National Guard
Date of birthJanuary 14, 1980
Place of birthCheyenne, Wyoming
ProfessionRailroad Conductor
Lee R. Filer is a former Democratic member of the Wyoming House of Representatives, representing District 12 from 2013 to 2015.

Committee assignments


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

Wyoming Committee Assignments, 2013
Labor, Health and Social Services
Joint Labor, Health and Social Services
Joint Journal



See also: Wyoming House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Wyoming House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election took place on August 19, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was May 30, 2014. Incumbent Lee Filer ran unopposed in the Democratic primary. David Kniseley (R) was removed from the candidate list before the primary.[1] There were no candidates in the Republican primary, however, Harlan Edmonds was offered the party's nomination after a successful bid as a write-in candidate.[2] Edmonds defeated Filer in the general election.[3][4]

Wyoming House of Representatives, District 12, General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngHarlan Edmonds 52.6% 930
     Democratic Lee R. Filer Incumbent 47.4% 839
Total Votes 1,769
Source: Wyoming Secretary of State


See also: Wyoming House of Representatives elections, 2012

Filer won election in the 2012 election for the Wyoming House of Representatives District 12. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on August 21 and defeated David Kniseley (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[5]

Wyoming House of Representatives, District 12, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngLee Filer 75.7% 1,578
     Republican David Kniseley 24% 501
     Write-Ins Various 0.3% 6
Total Votes 2,085

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Filer is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Filer raised a total of $12,512 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 10, 2013.[6]

Lee Filer's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Wyoming State House, District 12 Won $12,512
Grand Total Raised $12,512


Filer won election to the Wyoming State House in 2012. During that election cycle, Filer raised a total of $12,512.


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Political offices
Preceded by
Amy Edmonds (R)
Wyoming House of Representatives District 12
Succeeded by
Harlan Edmonds (R)