|Missouri House of Representatives, District 55|
|2011 - present|
|January 5, 2015|
|Years in position||4|
|Majority Floor Whip|
|Elections and appointments|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Term limits||4 terms (8 years)|
|Service/branch||U.S. Marine Corps (6)|
|Birthday||July 22, 1980|
|Place of birth||Harrisonville, Missouri|
Rick graduated from Lee's Summit High School. His professional experience includes working as the owner and operator of a family construction company. Brattin served as a non-commissioned officer in the United States Marine Corps.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Brattin served on the following committees:
|Missouri Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Children, Families, and Persons with Disabilities|
|• Corrections, Vice-chair|
|• Small Business|
For the 2011-2012 legislative sessions, Brattin served on to these committees:
|Missouri Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Children and Families|
|• International Trade and Job Creation|
|• Small Business|
|• Joint Committee on Corrections|
|• Joint Committee on Terrorism, Bioterrorism and Homeland Security|
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. Incumbent Rick Brattin is unopposed in the Republican primary.
Brattin won re-election to the Missouri House of Representatives in the General Election 2012 for Missouri House of Representatives, District 55. Brattin ran unopposed in the August 7 Republican primary and defeated Jim White (D) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Missouri House of Representatives, District 55, General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Rick Brattin Incumbent||64.5%||11,747|
On November 2, 2010, Brattin won election to the Missouri House of Representatives, defeating incumbent Luke Scavuzzo (D) and Kent Cogan (C) in the General Election 2010 for Missouri House of Representatives, District 124.
|Missouri House of Representatives, District 124 General Election (2010)|
|Rick Brattin (R)||8,100 (51.3%)|
|Luke Scavuzzo (D)||7,335|
|Kent Cogan (C)||359|
Comprehensive donor information for Brattin is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Brattin raised a total of $88,951 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 20, 2013.
|Rick Brattin's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Missouri House of Representatives, District 55||$15,950|
|2010||Missouri House of Representatives, District 124||$73,001|
|Grand Total Raised||$88,951|
2012Brattin won re-election to the Missouri House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Brattin raised a total of $15,950.
|Missouri House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Rick Brattin's campaign in 2012|
|Missouri State Medical Association||$800|
|Total Raised in 2012||$15,950|
|Source:Follow the Money|
In 2010, a year in which Brattin was first elected, he collected $73,001 in donations having these four largest contributors:
|House Republican Campaign Cmte of Missouri||$20,510|
|Cass County Republicans||$3,500|
Brattin is married with three children.
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- Missouri Secretary of State, "Nov 6, 2012 General Election - All Results," accessed February 13, 2014
- Missouri Secretary of State, "Aug 7, 2012 Primary - All Results," accessed February 13, 2014
- Follow the Money, "Brattin, Rick," accessed September 20, 2013
- Follow the Money, "Missouri 2010 - Candidates," accessed May 15, 2014
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