Michael Butler

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Michael Butler
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Missouri House of Representatives, District 79
In office
January 7, 2013 - present
Term ends
January 5, 2015
Years in position 1
Base salary$35,915/year
Per diem$103.20/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Office website
Michael Butler is a Democratic member of the Missouri House of Representatives, representing District 79. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Committee assignments


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

Missouri Committee Assignments, 2013
Administration and Accounts
Appropriations - Infrastructure and Job Creation
Elementary and Secondary Education
Local Government



See also: Missouri House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Missouri House of Representatives will take place in 2014. A primary election was held on August 5, 2014, and a general election will take place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 25, 2014. Incumbent Michael Butler was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Robert Vroman was unopposed in the Republican primary.[1][2]


See also: Missouri House of Representatives elections, 2012

Butler won election in the 2012 election for Missouri House of Representatives, District 79. Butler defeated Martin Casas in the August 7 Democratic primary and ran unopposed in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[3][4]

Missouri House of Representatives, District 79 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngMichael Butler 62% 2,965
Martin Casas 38% 1,819
Total Votes 4,784

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Butler is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Butler raised a total of $40,670 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 20, 2013.[5]

Michael Butler's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Missouri State House, District 79 Won $40,670
Grand Total Raised $40,670


Butler won election to the Missouri House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Butler raised a total of $40,670.
Missouri House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Michael Butler's campaign in 2012
Pelican Printing Co.$18,100
Hykes, Timothy$1,600
St Louis Federation of Teachers$1,500
Clay Jr. For Congress$1,500
King, Elam$1,000
Total Raised in 2012$40,670
Source:Follow the Money

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