Lynn Gattis

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Lynn Gattis
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Current candidacy
Running for Alaska House of Representatives, District 7
General electionNovember 4, 2014
Current office
Alaska House of Representatives District 9
In office
January 28, 2013 - present
Term ends
January 26, 2015
Years in position 1
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$50,400/year
Per diem$234/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Personal
ReligionChristian
Websites
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Lynn Gattis is a Republican member of the Alaska House of Representatives, representing District 9. She was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Alaska Committee Assignments, 2013
Education, Chair
State Affairs
Transportation
Economic Development, Trade & Tourism
Fisheries

Elections

2014

See also: Alaska House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Alaska House of Representatives will take place in 2014. A primary election took place August 19, 2014. The general election will be held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was June 2, 2014. District 9 incumbent Lynn Gattis was unopposed in the Republican primary and will face Verne Rupright (Nonpartisan) in the general election.[1][2][3]

2012

See also: Alaska House of Representatives elections, 2012

Gattis ran in the 2012 election for Alaska House of Representatives District 9. She defeated Mark Ewing in the Republican primary on August 28, 2012. The general election took place on November 6, 2012.[4][5] Gattis won in the general election.[6]

Alaska House of Representatives, District 9, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngLynn Gattis 72.6% 4,759
     Democratic Blake A. Merrifield 27% 1,767
     Write-in Write-in 0.4% 26
Total Votes 6,552
Alaska House of Representatives, District 9 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngLynn Gattis 61.4% 1,224
Mark Ewing 38.6% 771
Total Votes 1,995

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Gattis is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Gattis raised a total of $56,199 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 1, 2013.[7]

Lynn Gattis's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Alaska State House, District 9 Won $56,199
Grand Total Raised $56,199

2012

Gattis won election to the Alaska House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Gattis raised a total of $56,199.
Alaska House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Lynn Gattis's campaign in 2012
Alaska Republican Party$3,000
Gattis, Lynn$2,134
Mat-Su Republican Womens Club$1,500
Valley Republican Womens Club$1,250
Leary, Linda A$1,000
Total Raised in 2012$56,199
Source:Follow the Money

Scorecards

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2014

In 2014, the 28th Alaska State Legislature was in session from January 21 to April 20.

Legislators are scored on "how supportive they are of Alaska’s private business sector."[8]

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Alaska House of Representatives District 9
2013–present
Succeeded by
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