Lynn Hutchings

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Lynn Hutchings
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Current candidacy
Running for Wyoming State Senate, District 5
General electionNovember 4, 2014
Current office
Wyoming House of Representatives District 42
In office
January 7, 2013 – present
Term ends
January 5, 2015
Years in position 1
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$150/day
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Education
High schoolCheyenne East High School, 1977
Military service
Service/branchAir National Guard
Personal
ReligionChristian
Websites
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Campaign website
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Lynn Hutchings is a Republican member of the Wyoming House of Representatives, representing District 42. She was first elected to the chamber in 2012.[1]

Hutchings was a 2014 Republican candidate for District 5 of the Wyoming State Senate.[2]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Wyoming Committee Assignments, 2013
Travel, Recreation, Wildlife and Cultural Resources
Transportation, Highways and Military Affairs
Joint Travel, Recreation, Wildlife and Cultural Resources
Joint Transportation, Highways and Military Affairs

Elections

2014

See also: Wyoming State Senate elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Wyoming State Senate will take place in 2014. A primary election took place on 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 May 30, 2014. Incumbent Fred Emerich defeated Lynn Hutchings in the Republican primary. Emerich is unchallenged in the general election.[2]

Wyoming State Senate, District 5 Republican Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngFred Emerich Incumbent 56.2% 2,191
Lynn Hutchings 43.8% 1,706
Total Votes 3,897

2012

See also: Wyoming House of Representatives elections, 2012

Hutchings won election in the 2012 election for the Wyoming House of Representatives District 42. She defeated William Edwards, Jeff Jacoby, David Wilms and Bob Fecht in the Republican primary on August 21 and defeated Gary Datus (D) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[1]

Wyoming House of Representatives, District 42, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Gary Datus 27.8% 1,101
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngLynn Hutchings 71.5% 2,833
     Write-Ins Various 0.7% 26
Total Votes 3,960

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Hutchings is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Hutchings raised a total of $17,395 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 11, 2013.[3]

Lynn Hutchings's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Wyoming State House, District 42 Won $14,600
2010 Wyoming State House, District 7 Defeated $2,795
Grand Total Raised $17,395

2012

Hutchings won election to the Wyoming State House in 2012. During that election cycle, Hutchings raised a total of $14,600.
Wyoming State House 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Lynn Hutchings's campaign in 2012
Republican$1,200
Hutchings, Thomas$1,149
Gore, Susan$1,000
Robinson, Phillip$1,000
Wyoming Realtors Association$500
Total Raised in 2012$14,600
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Hutchings lost the election for the Wyoming State House in 2010. During that election cycle, Hutchings raised a total of $2,795.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Peter Illoway (R)
Wyoming House of Representatives District 42
2013–present
Succeeded by
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