Lynn Smith

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Lynn Smith
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Georgia House of Representatives District 70
Incumbent
In office
January 13, 1997 - Present
Term ends
January 12, 2015
Years in position 17
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$17,341.68/year
Per diem$173/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected1996
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Georgia
Personal
BirthdayAugust 30, 1945
Place of birthOrlando, FL
ProfessionTeacher
ReligionCatholic
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Lynn Smith (b. August 30, 1945) is a Republican member of the Georgia House of Representatives, representing District 70. She was first elected to the chamber in 1996.

Biography

Smith's professional experience includes working as the Co-Owner of the Murray Printing Company, and a French/Social Studies teacher at Newnan Schools.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Georgia Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations
Legislative and Congressional Reapportionment
Natural Resources and Environment
Rules

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Smith served on the following committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Smith served on the following committees:

Elections

2014

See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Georgia 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 July 22, 2014. The general election will take place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 7, 2014. Incumbent E.R. "Lynn" Smith was unopposed in the Republican primary and is unchallenged in the general election.[1][2]

2012

See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2012

Smith ran in the 2012 election for Georgia House of Representatives District 70. Smith ran unopposed in the Republican primary on July 31, 2012. The general election took place on November 6, 2012.[3] Smith ran unopposed in the general election.[4]

Georgia House of Representatives, District 70, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngLynn R. Smith Incumbent 100% 18,350
Total Votes 18,350

2010

See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2010

Smith ran for re-election to the 70th District seat in 2010. She had no opposition in the July 20 primary. Smith was unopposed in the general election on November 2, 2010.[5]

Georgia House of Representatives, District 70 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Lynn Smith (R) 13,689 100.0%

2008

In 2008 Smith was re-elected to the Georgia House of Representatives District 70. Smith (R) ran unopposed and finished with 20,612 votes.[6] Smith raised $75,760 for her campaign fund.[7]

Georgia House of Representatives District 70
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Lynn Smith (R) 20,612

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Smith is available dating back to 1996. Based on available campaign finance records, Smith raised a total of $448,846 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 27, 2013.[8]

Lynn Smith's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Georgia State House, District 70 Won $65,080
2010 Georgia State House, District 70 Won $57,924
2008 Georgia State House, District 70 Won $75,760
2006 Georgia State House, District 70 Won $72,653
2004 Georgia State House, District 70 Won $60,711
2002 Georgia State House, District 87 Won $29,813
2000 Georgia State House, District 103 Won $19,759
1998 Georgia State House, District 103 Won $43,236
1996 Georgia State House, District 103 Won $23,910
Grand Total Raised $448,846

2012

Smith won re-election to the Georgia House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Smith raised a total of $65,080.
Georgia House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Lynn Smith's campaign in 2012
Conditioned Air Association of Georgia$3,000
Georgialink$2,588
Waste Management$2,250
Georgia Association of Realtors$2,000
Troutman Sanders Llp$1,750
Total Raised in 2012$65,080
Source:Follow the Money

2010

In 2010, Smith collected $57,924 in campaign contributions.[9] The largest contributors to the campaign were as follows:

Georgia House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Lynn Smith's campaign in 2010
Georgia Association Of Realtors$3,000
Georgialink$1,775
Georgia Apartment Association$1,250
Dow Chemical$1,000
Georgia Concrete & Products Association$1,000
Total Raised in 2010 $57,924

2008

In 2008, Smith collected $75,760 in campaign contributions.[10] The five largest contributors to her campaign were as follows:

Donor Amount
Georgia Association of Realtors $3,000
Home Builders Association of Georgia $2,000
Georgialink $1,824
Georgia Apartment Association $1,750
Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce $1,500

Personal

Smith is a member of the 21st Century Coweta Economic Development Partnership, President of the Driftwood Garden Club, Chair of the Newnan-Coweta Chamber of Commerce of the Newnan-Carnegie Library, President of the Newnan Junior Service League of the Rotary, and Chairman of the Shenandoah Georgia Youth Science and Technology Center for Coweta and Heard Counties.[11]

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Preceded by
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Georgia House of Representatives District 70
1997–present
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