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Steven Pylant

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Steven Pylant
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Louisiana House of Representatives, District 20
Incumbent
In office
January 9, 2012-Present
Term ends
January 11, 2016
Years in position 2
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$16,800/year
Per diem$6,000/year for expenses; $149/day per diem
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 19, 2011
First electedNovember 19, 2011
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
Personal
BirthdayNovember 25, 1954
ProfessionSheriff
ReligionChristian
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Steven E. "Steve" Pylant is a Republican member of the Louisiana House of Representatives, representing District 20. He was first elected to the chamber in 2011.

Biography

Pylant's professional experience includes working as Franklin Parish Sheriff.[1]

Committee assignments

2012-2013

In the 2012-2013 legislative session, Pylant served on the following committees:

Elections

2011

See also: Louisiana House of Representatives elections, 2011

On October 22, 2011, Pylant won election to District 61 of the Louisiana House of Representatives. He defeated Cleve Womack (D) in the primary election on October 22, 2011 with more than 50% of the vote. Because Louisiana uses a blanket primary system, a candidate can be declared the overall winner of the seat by garnering 50 percent +1 of the vote in the primary.[2]

Louisiana House of Representatives, District 20 Blanket Primary, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngSteven Pylant 56.3% 9,119
     Democratic Cleve Womack 43.7% 7,066
Total Votes 16,185

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Pylant received $65,346 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[3]

Personal

Pylant has a wife, Rhonda.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Noble Ellington
Louisiana House of Representatives District 20
2012-present
Succeeded by
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