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|Alabama House of Representatives District 80|
|November 5, 2018|
|Years in position||9|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2014|
|Next general||November 6, 2018|
|Date of birth||October 23, 1939|
|Profession||President, Vance Memorial Chapel|
Vance switched parties from Democratic to Republican following the November 2, 2010, election, giving Republicans a supermajority in the Alabama House.
Vance is the owner and operator of Vance Memorial Chapel.
2015 legislative session
At the beginning of the 2015 legislative session, Vance served on the following committees:
|Alabama Committee Assignments, 2015|
|• Financial Services, Chair|
Vance served on these committees in the 2011-2012 legislative session:
|Alabama Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Education Policy|
|• Financial Services, Vice-chair|
|• Lee County Legislation|
Elections for the office of Alabama House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election took place on June 3, 2014; a runoff election took place where necessary on July 15, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was February 7, 2014. Tillman Pugh was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Incumbent Lesley Vance defeated Alex Balkcum and Mervin Dudley in the Republican primary. Vance defeated Pugh in the general election.
|Alabama House of Representatives District 80, General Election, 2014|
|Republican||Lesley Vance Incumbent||67.6%||4,702|
|Alabama House of Representatives, District 80 Republican Primary, 2014|
|Lesley Vance Incumbent||64.4%||1,316|
|Alabama House of Representatives, District 80 General Election (2010)|
|Lesley Vance (D)||5,579|
|Mervin Dudley (R)||4,626|
Vance raised $182,967 for his campaign, while Irvin raised $13,419.
|Alabama State House, District 80 (2006)|
|Lesley Vance (D)||4,977|
|Cindy Dunn Irvin (R)||3,084|
In 2010, Vance raised $256,990 in contributions.
His four largest contributors were:
|Business Council Of Alabama||$21,000|
|Alabama Education Association||$15,000|
|Medical Association of the State of Alabama||$7,500|
In 2006, Vance collected $182,967 in donations.
Below are Vance's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2006 election:
|AL Education Assoc||$30,000|
|AL Farmers Federation||$13,430|
|Seth Hammett Campaign||$10,500|
|AL Assoc of Realtors||$7,000|
Vance and his wife, Patricia, have three children.
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- Alabama House of Representatives
- House Committees
- Alabama State Legislature
- Alabama state legislative districts
- Alabama Legislature - Lesley Vance
- Profile from Open States
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative Profile from Project Vote Smart
- State Surge - Legislative and voting track record
- Campaign contributions: 2010, 2008, 2006, 2002, 1998
- 4 WHNT.com, "Alabama lawmakers jump from Democratic Party to GOP in post-election switch," accessed May 5, 2014
- Project Vote Smart - Rep. Vance
- Alabama Democrats, "Qualified candidates for public office list," accessed February 27, 2014
- Alabama Republican Party, "State Senate," accessed February 27, 2014
- Alabama Secretary of State, "Official Democratic Primary Results," accessed June 20, 2014
- Alabama Secretary of State, "Official Republican Primary Results," accessed June 20, 2014
- Alabama Secretary of State, "Official 2010 General election results," accessed July 18, 2014
- Alabama Secretary of State, "Official 2006 election results," accessed April 15, 2014
- Follow the Money, "Alabama House spending, 2006," November 4, 2006
- Follow the Money, "2010 contributions," accessed December 23, 2013
- Follow the Money, "2006 Campaign contributions," accessed December 31, 2014
- Mitt Romney Central, "Alabama Leaders Support Mitt Romney," October 21, 2011
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