Mark A. Parkinson

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Mark A. Parkinson
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Missouri House of Representatives, District 105
Incumbent
In office
2008 - present
Term ends
January 5, 2015
Years in position 6
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$35,915/year
Per diem$103.20/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedFebruary 2008
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Education
Bachelor'sSt. Louis University
Personal
Birthday1972
Place of birthSt. Charles, Missouri
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Mark Parkinson (b. 1972) is a Republican member of the Missouri House of Representatives, representing District 105. He was first elected to the chamber in 2007.

Biography

Parkinson earned his B.S. in Political Science from Saint Louis University. His professional experience includes serving as Deputy District Office Director for United States Senator Kit Bond.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Missouri Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations - General Administration, Chair
Budget
Elementary and Secondary Education
General Laws
Government Oversight and Accountability, Vice-chair
Joint Committee on Capital Improvements and Leases Oversight
Joint Committee on Legislative Research

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2014

See also: Missouri House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Missouri House of Representatives will consist of a primary election on August 5, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 25, 2014. Matt Judkins is unopposed in the Democratic primary. Incumbent Mark A. Parkinson is unopposed in the Republican primary.

2012

See also: Missouri House of Representatives elections, 2012

Parkinson won re-election in the 2012 election for Missouri House of Representatives, District 105. Parkinson defeated Jason Smith in the August 7 Republican primary and defeated Debbie Bixler (D) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

Missouri House of Representatives, District 105, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMark Parkinson Incumbent 60.6% 11,726
     Democratic Debbie Bixler 39.4% 7,619
Total Votes 19,345
Missouri House of Representatives, District 105 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngMark A. Parkinson Incumbent 77.6% 3,212
Jason Smith 22.4% 926
Total Votes 4,138

2010

See also: Missouri House of Representatives elections, 2010

On November 2, 2010, Parkinson won election to the Missouri House of Representatives.

Missouri House of Representatives, District 16 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Mark Parkinson (R) 8,776
Debbie Bixler (D) 4,414

2008

See also: Missouri House of Representatives elections, 2008

On November 4, 2008, Parkinson ran for District 16 of the Missouri House of Representatives, beating Kristy Manning.[4]

Parkinson raised $85,862 for his campaign.[5]

Missouri House of Representatives, District 16
Candidates Votes Percent
Mark Parkinson (R) 10,366 53.1%
Kristy Manning (D) 9,171 46.9%

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Parkinson is available dating back to 2008. Based on available campaign finance records, Parkinson raised a total of $117,203 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 20, 2013.[6]

Mark A. Parkinson's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Missouri House of Representatives, District 105 Won $17,025
2010 Missouri House of Representatives, District 16 Won $14,316
2008 Missouri House of Representatives, District 16 Won $85,862
Grand Total Raised $117,203

2012

Parkinson won re-election to the Missouri House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Parkinson raised a total of $17,025.
Missouri House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Mark A. Parkinson's campaign in 2012
Anheuser-Busch$2,000
Ameristar Casinos$1,500
Missouri Hospital Association$1,000
Ameren$850
BNSF Railway$800
Total Raised in 2012$17,025
Source:Follow the Money

2010

In 2010, a year in which Parkinson was up for re-election, he collected $14,316 in donations.[7]

His four largest contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
Friends of Tilley $5,258
Ameristar Casinos $1,750
Missouri Health & Hospital Association $1,000
Citizens for Good Government in Saint Charles County $1,000

2008

Listed below were the five largest contributors to Mark Parkinson's 2008 campaign.

Donor Amount
23rd Republican Senatorial District CMTE $6,325
16th Republican Legislative District CMTE $3,941
Dempsey for Senate $3,325
Missouri Bankers Association $2,275
Ameristar Casinos $1,150

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Missouri House of Representatives District 105
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Missouri House of Representatives District 16
2008–2013
Succeeded by
Noel J. Shull (R)