|Montana House of Representatives, District 35|
|January 7, 2013 - present|
|January 5, 2015|
|Years in position||1|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2014|
|First elected||November 6, 2012|
|Term limits||4 terms (8 years)|
|Bachelor's||Eastern Montana College (n/k/a Montana State University-Billings)|
|Profession||Certified crop advisor|
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Lang served on the following committees:
|Montana Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Business and Labor|
|• Federal Relations, Energy, and Telecommunications|
Elections for the office of Montana House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election took place on June 3, 2014, and a general election took place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 10, 2014; minor party and independent candidates had until June 2, 2014, to file. Floyd Hopstad was unopposed in the Democratic primary, but withdrew afterwards. Michael Finley was named as Hopstad's replacement. District 35 incumbent Mike Lang was unopposed in the Republican primary. Lang defeated Finley in the general election. Incumbent Kris Hansen (R) ran for District 14 of the Montana State Senate.
Lang won election in the 2012 election for Montana House of Representatives, District 35. Lang ran unopposed in the June 5 primary election and defeated Floyd R. Hopstad (D) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Montana House of Representatives, District 35, General Election, 2012|
Comprehensive donor information for Lang is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Lang raised a total of $13,605 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 8, 2013.
|Mike Lang's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Montana House, District 35||$13,605|
|Grand Total Raised||$13,605|
2012Lang won election to the Montana House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Lang raised a total of $13,605.
|Montana House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Mike Lang's campaign in 2012|
|Lang, Mike L.||$300|
|Valley City Republican Central Committee||$250|
|Total Raised in 2012||$13,605|
|Source:Follow the Money|
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In 2013, the Legislature was in session from January 7 to April 27.
- Montana Conservation Voters: 2013 State Legislative Scorecard
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- MEA-MFT: 2013 Legislature
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- Montana Public Interest Research Group (MontPIRG): 2013 Montana Legislative Scorecard
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- United Property Owners of Montana: 2013 Legislative Scorecard
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- Campaign contributions: 2012
- Montana Secretary of State, "2014 Candidate Filing List: Legislative," accessed July 12, 2014
- Montana Secretary of State, "2012 Legislative General Election Canvass," accessed February 13, 2014
- Montana Secretary of State, "2012 Legislative Primary Election Canvass," accessed February 13, 2014
- Follow the Money, "Lang, Mike," accessed September 8, 2013
- Montana Conservation Voters, "2013 State Legislative Scorecard," accessed August 30, 2014
Wayne Stahl (R)
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