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Ronnie Chance

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Ronnie Chance
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Georgia State Senate District 16
Incumbent
In office
2005 - Present
Term ends
January 12, 2015
Years in position 9
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$17,342/year
Per diem$173/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2004
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sGeorgia State University
Personal
ProfessionPublic Relations Executive
ReligionMethodist
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Ronnie Chance is a Republican member of the Georgia State Senate representing District 16. He was first elected to the chamber in 2004.

Biography

Chance earned his B.B.A. in Marketing from Georgia State University's School of Business. His professional experience includes working as a Political Adviso and District Director for United States Representative Mac Collins.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Georgia Committee Assignments, 2013
Administrative Affairs
Appropriations
Assignments
Economic Development
Finance
Reapportionment and Redistricting
Regulated Industries and Utilities
Rules
Transportation

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: Georgia State Senate elections, 2012

Chance ran in the 2012 election for Georgia State Senate District 16. Chance ran unopposed in the Republican primary on July 31, 2012. No Democratic candidate filed to run for this seat. The general election took place on November 6, 2012.[1][2] Chance won re-election in the general election.[3]

Georgia State Senate, District 16, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRonnie Chance Incumbent 100% 62,365
Total Votes 62,365

2010

See also: Georgia State Senate elections, 2010

Chance won re-election to the 16th District seat in 2010. Chance was unopposed in the November 2, 2010 election.[4]

Georgia State Senate, District 16
2010 General election results
Candidates Votes Percent


Green check mark transparent.png Ronnie Chance (R) 42,228 100.0%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Chance won re-election to the Georgia Senate from Georgia's 16th Senate district. Chance received 49,127 votes in the election, defeating Jerry Brilliant (D), who received 23,681 votes.[5] Chance raised $163,791 for his campaign in 2008; Brilliant raised $5,925.[6]

Georgia Senate, District 16
Candidates Votes Percent


Green check mark transparent.png Ronnie Chance 49,127 67.5%
Jerry Brilliant 23,681 32.5%

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Chance is available dating back to 2004. Based on available campaign finance records, Chance raised a total of $705,829 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 22, 2013.[7]

Ronnie Chance's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Georgia State Senate, District 16 Won $162,380
2010 Georgia State Senate, District 16 Won $135,744
2008 Georgia State Senate, District 16 Won $163,791
2006 Georgia State Senate, District 16 Won $107,012
2004 Georgia State Senate, District 16 Won $136,902
Grand Total Raised $705,829

2012

Chance won re-election to the Georgia State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Chance raised a total of $162,380.

2010

Chance won re-election to the Georgia State Senate in 2010. During that election cycle, Chance raised a total of $135,744.

2008

Chance won re-election to the Georgia State Senate in 2008. During that election cycle, Chance raised a total of $163,791.

2006

Chance won re-election to the Georgia State Senate in 2006. During that election cycle, Chance raised a total of $107,012.

2004

Chance won election to the Georgia State Senate in 2004. During that election cycle, Chance raised a total of $136,902.

Awards

In March 2010, Chance received the Charles H. Barco Legislator of the Year Award from the Southeastern Legal Foundation. The SLF is a national constitutional public interest law firm and policy center. They advocate limited government, individual economic freedom, and free enterprise.[8]

Personal

Chance and his wife, Cressida, have two children.

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