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Vernie McGaha

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Vernie McGaha
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Kentucky State Senate District 15
Former Member
In office
1997-2013
PartyRepublican
Elections and appointments
Last election2008
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sCampbellsville College, 1969
Master'sWestern Kentucky University, 1973
Personal
BirthdaySeptember 13, 1947
ReligionBaptist
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Vernie McGaha (b. September 13, 1947) is a former Republican member of the Kentucky State Senate, representing District 15 from 1997 to 2013.

McGaha earned his B.S. from Campbellsville College in 1969. He went on to receive his MA from Western Kentucky University in 1973.

McGaha was Band Director for Russell County High School from 1969 to 1986. He then worked as Principal for Union Chapel Elementary from 1986 to 1988. He worked as Principal of Russell County Middle School from then until 1996.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, McGaha served on the following committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Kentucky State Senate elections, 2012

McGaha did not seek re-election in 2012.[1]

2008

On November 2, 2008, McGaha was re-elected to the 15th District Seat of the Kentucky State Senate with no opposition.[2] McGaha raised $32,126 for his campaign.[3]

Kentucky State Senate, District 15 (2008)
Candidates Votes Percent


Vernie McGaha (R) 36,212 100%

Campaign donors

2008

In 2008, McGaha collected $32,126 in donations.[4]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Kentucky Optometric Association $1,500
Grider, Leon $1,000
Brancum, Steven $1,000
Kentucky Automobile Dealers $1,000

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Personal

McGaha has a wife, Connie.

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Political offices
Preceded by
John D. Rogers
Kentucky State Senate District 15
1997–2013
Succeeded by
Chris Girdler (R)