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Steve Gibson

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Steve Gibson
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Montana House of Representatives, District 78
Incumbent
In office
2011 - present
Term ends
January 5, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$82.64/day
Per diem$105.31/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Education
Bachelor'sCriminal Justice
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Steve Gibson is a Republican member of the Montana House of Representatives, representing District 78. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010.

Biography

Gibson earned his B.S. in Criminal Justice. Gibson's professional experience includes working as an administrator of juvenile corrections for the State of Montana.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Montana Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations, Vice Chair
Judicial Branch, Law Enforcement, and Justice, Chair

2011-2012

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

Elections

2014

See also: Montana House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Montana House of Representatives will consist of a primary election on June 3, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 10, 2014. Mary Ann Dunwell is unopposed in the Democratic primary. District 78 incumbent Steve Gibson is unopposed in the Republican primary. Nicholas Taffs is running as a Libertarian candidate. Incumbent Mike Miller (R) is running in District 80.[1]

2012

See also: Montana House of Representatives elections, 2012

Gibson won re-election in the 2012 election for Montana House of Representatives, District 78. Gibson ran unopposed in the June 5 primary election and defeated Joe Cohenour (D) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

Montana House of Representatives, District 78, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngSteve Gibson Incumbent 52.2% 2,311
     Democratic Joe Cohenour 47.8% 2,116
Total Votes 4,427

2010

See also: Montana House of Representatives elections, 2010

On November 2, 2010, Gibson won election to the Montana House of Representatives. Gibson defeated Bowen Greenwood and Phoebe Williams in the June 8 primary. He faced Joe Cohenour (D) in the November 2 general election.[4][5]

Montana House of Representatives, District 78 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Steve Gibson (R) 2,011
Joe Cohenour (D) 1,413

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Gibson is available dating back to 2008. Based on available campaign finance records, Gibson raised a total of $46,470 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 25, 2013.[6]

Steve Gibson's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Montana House, District 78 Won $15,981
2010 Montana House, District 78 Won $18,463
2008 Montana House, District 78 Defeated $12,026
Grand Total Raised $46,470

2012

Gibson won re-election to the Montana House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Gibson raised a total of $15,981.

2010

In 2010, a year in which Gibson was up for re-election, he collected $18,463 in donations.[7]

No contributions to his campaign were over $1,000.

Personal

Gibson and his wife, Debbie, have two children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Jill Cohenour (D)
Montana House of Representatives District 78
2011–present
Succeeded by
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