|Tennessee House Of Representatives District 64|
|November 4, 2014|
|Years in position||4|
|Per diem||$173/legislative day|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|First elected||November 2, 2010|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Bachelor's||East Tennessee State University|
|Birthday||November 20, 1951|
|Place of birth||Rockford, IL|
|Religion||Chuch of Christ|
Butt earned a B.S. from East Tennessee State University. She was the managing partner of MacInk Printers. Butt has authored several parenting books, worked as a motivational speaker, and co-founded two marketing companies focused on promoting the Tennessee cattle industry.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Butt served on the following committees:
|Tennessee Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Agriculture and Natural Resources|
|• State Government, Vice-chair|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Butt served on these committees:
|Tennessee Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Conservation & Environment|
Butt won re-election in the 2012 election for Tennessee House of Representatives, District 64. Butt ran unopposed in the August 2 Republican primary election and defeated Brian Brewer (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Tennessee House of Representatives, District 64, General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Sheila Butt Incumbent||66.4%||16,769|
Comprehensive donor information for Butt is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Butt raised a total of $252,050 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 2, 2013.
|Sheila Butt's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Tennessee State House, District 62||$101,946|
|2010||Tennessee State House, District 62||$150,104|
|Grand Total Raised||$252,050|
2012Butt won re-election to the Tennessee House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Butt raised a total of $101,946.
|Tennessee House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Sheila Butt's campaign in 2012|
|Truth Matters PAC||$7,100|
|Leaders Of Tennessee||$4,000|
|Davis, Kent R||$2,800|
|Harwell, Beth Halteman||$2,800|
|Total Raised in 2012||$101,946|
|Source:Follow the Money|
2010Butt won election to the Tennessee House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Butt raised a total of $150,104.
|Tennessee House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Sheila Butt's campaign in 2010|
|Tennessee Legislative Campaign Committee||$31,873|
|Leaders of Tennessee||$6,000|
|Maintaining Our Majority||$5,000|
|Total Raised in 2010||$150,104|
|Source:Follow the Money|
Butt and her husband, Stan, have three children. They currently reside in Columbia, Tennessee.
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term "Sheila + Butt + Tennessee + House of Representatives"
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- Sheila Butt on the Tennessee State House website
- Sheila Butt's biography on Project Vote Smart
- Sheila Butt's biography on the University of Tennessee's government relations website
- Campaign contributions: 2012, 2010
- Rick Santorum for President, "Tennessee Conservative State Legislative Leaders Endorse Santorum For President," March 4, 2012
- Tennessee Secretary of State - 2012 Primary Candidates
- Tennessee Department of State - Unofficial primary results
- Official House Election Results, 2010
- Follow the Money, "Butt, Sheila," accessed July 2, 2013
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