Sam Teasley

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Sam Teasley
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Georgia House of Representatives District 37
Incumbent
In office
2011-Present
Term ends
January 12, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$17,341.68/year
Per diem$173/day
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Georgia House of Representatives District 38
2011-2013
Personal
Place of birthCobb, GA
ProfessionRealtor
Websites
Office website
Personal website
CandidateVerification
Sam Teasley is a Republican member of the Georgia House of Representatives, representing District 37. He was first elected to the chamber in 2011.

Biography

Teasley's professional experience includes working as a realtor with Atlanta Communities Real Estate Brokerage.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Georgia Committee Assignments, 2013
Banks and Banking
Education
Energy, Utilities and Telecommunications
Insurance

2011-2012

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

Elections

2014

See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Georgia House of Representatives will take place in 2014. A primary election took place May 20, 2014; a runoff election will take place where necessary on July 22, 2014. The general election will take place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 7, 2014. W.R. "Bill" Bolton was unopposed in the Democratic primary, while incumbent Samuel K. "Sam" Teasley was unopposed in the Republican primary. Bolton will face Teasley in the general election.[1][2]

2012

See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2012

Teasley ran in the 2012 election for Georgia House of Representatives District 37. Teasley ran unopposed in the Republican primary on July 31, 2012. Bill Bolton ran unopposed in the Democratic primary. The general election took place on November 6, 2012.[3] Teasley defeated Bill Bolton in the general election.[4]

Georgia House of Representatives, District 37, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngSam Teasley Incumbent 59.5% 13,427
     Democratic Bill Bolton 40.5% 9,137
Total Votes 22,564

2010

See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2010

Teasley did not have any opposition in the July 20 primary. He defeated incumbent Pat Dooley (D) in the November 2 general election.[5]

Georgia House of Representatives, District 38 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Sam Teasley (R) 6,395 56.8%
Pat Dooley (D) 4,862 43.2%

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Teasley is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Teasley raised a total of $144,810 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 23, 2013.[6]

Sam Teasley's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Georgia State House, District 37 Won $65,376
2010 Georgia State House, District 38 Won $79,434
Grand Total Raised $144,810

2012

Teasley won re-election to the Georgia House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Teasley raised a total of $65,376.
Georgia House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Sam Teasley's campaign in 2012
Georgia Trial Lawyers Association$3,000
Georgia House Republican Trust$2,500
Select Management Resources$2,500
Cmte to Elect Allen Peake$2,500
Ralston for Representative$2,500
Total Raised in 2012$65,376
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Teasley won election to the Georgia House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Teasley raised a total of $79,434.

Personal

Teasley and his wife, Michelle, have three children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Terry Johnson (D)
Georgia House District 37
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
Pat Dooley
Georgia House District 38
2011–2013
Succeeded by
David Wilkerson (D)