|Indiana House of Representatives District 74|
| Term in office began|
| Term in office ended|
Stilwell works as Political Field Director for the United Mine Workers Association from 1981-2005, was a Corporal in the United States Army Infantry from 1968-1969, and was a coal miner.
He is a Board Member of the AFL-CIO Indiana, American Legion, Elks, Farm Bureau, Moose, Red Cross Board, Veterans of Foreign Wars, United Mine Workers of America, and the Methodist Church.
In the May 4th primary, Stilwell ran unopposed and received 5,677 votes.
On November 4, 2008, Democrat Russell Stilwell won re-election to the Indiana House of Representatives District 74 receiving 17,542 votes, ahead of Republican William Eugene Marcrum who received 10,126 votes.
|Indiana House of Representatives, District 74 (2008)|
|Russell Stilwell (D)||17,542|
|William Eugene Marcrum (R)||10,126|
In 2008, Stilwell collected $317,897 in donations.
Listed below are those that contributed most to his campaign.
|Indiana Democratic Party||$22,783|
|Indiana Trial Lawyers Association||$16,000|
|International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers||$14,100|
|Indiana Beverage Alliance||$11,000|
|Indiana State Teachers Association||$10,000|
|Indiana-Kentucky Regional Council of Carpenters||$9,500|
|Boilermakers Local 374||$9,000|
|Steelworkers Local 104||$7,300|
|Indiana Motor Truck Association||$7,000|
|United Coal Miners||$7,000|
|Indiana Cable Telecommunications Association||$6,000|
|Indiana Multi-Family Housing||$5,500|
|Indiana Statewide Association of Rural Electric Cooperatives||$5,000|
|Indiana Bankers Association||$4,750|
|Indiana Hospital Association||$4,250|
|Food & Commercial Workers Local 700||$4,000|
|Indiana State Auto Workers||$4,000|
|Indiana Coal Council||$4,000|
|Build Indiana Council||$3,500|
- Russ Stilwell's personal website
- Indiana House of Representatives - Russell Stilwell
- Project Vote Smart legislative profile
- Project Vote Smart biography
- Campaign contributions: 2008, 2006, 2004, 2002
- Russ Stilwell on Facebook
- Project Vote Smart - Rep. Stilwell
- Indiana Secretary of State, "2010 Official General Election Results," accessed March 6, 2014
- Indiana Secretary of State, "2010 Official Primary Election Results," accessed March 6, 2014
- Indiana Secretary of State, "2008 Official election results," accessed March 6, 2014
- Stilwell Campaign Donors
|Indiana House of Representatives District 74
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