Will Coursey

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Will Coursey
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Kentucky House of Representatives District 6
Incumbent
In office
2009-Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 5
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$1,788.51/month
Per diem$135.30/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2014
First elected2008
Term limitsN/A
Personal
BirthdayOctober 22, 1978
ProfessionAssociate Vice President, Community Financial Services Bank
ReligionBaptist
Websites
Office website
Personal website
CandidateVerification
Will Coursey (b. October 22, 1978) is a Democratic member of the Kentucky House of Representatives, representing District 6. He was first elected to the chamber in 2008.

Coursey's professional experience includes working as an Associate Vice President with Community Financial Services Bank and Executive Officer to Representative Jody Richards.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Kentucky Committee Assignments, 2013
Agriculture and Small Business
Banking and Insurance, Vice-chair
Labor and Industry
State Government
Transportation
Veterans, Military Affairs and Public Safety

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2014

See also: Kentucky House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Kentucky House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election took place on May 20, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was January 28, 2014. Incumbent Will R. Coursey ran unopposed in the Democratic primary, while Keith Travis ran unopposed in the Republican primary. Coursey defeated Travis in the general election.[1][2][3]

Kentucky House of Representatives, District 6 General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngWill Coursey Incumbent 56.5% 10,041
     Republican Keith Travis 43.5% 7,745
Total Votes 17,786

2012

See also: Kentucky House of Representatives elections, 2012

Coursey won for re-election in the 2012 election for Kentucky House of Representatives District 6. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on May 22, 2012, and was unopposed in the general election on November 6, 2012.[4][5]

2010

See also: Kentucky House of Representatives elections, 2010

Coursey's opponent in the November 2 general election was Republican candidate Monti Collins. According to official results, Coursey defeated Collins by a margin of 8,945 to 7,402.[6]

Kentucky House of Representatives, District 6 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Will Coursey (D) 8,945
Monti Collins (R) 7,402

2008

On November 4, 2008, Coursey was elected to the 6th District Seat in the Kentucky House of Representatives, defeating Marvin Wilson (R).[7] Coursey raised $91,435 for his campaign, while Wilson raised $22,623.[8]

Kentucky House of Representatives, District 6 (2008)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.pngWill Coursey (D) 14,839 100%
Marvin Wilson (R) 0 0%

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Coursey is available dating back to 2008. Based on available campaign finance records, Coursey raised a total of $196,492 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 11, 2013.[9]

Will Coursey's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Kentucky State House, District 6 Won $9,177
2010 Kentucky State House, District 6 Won $95,880
2008 Kentucky State House, District 6 Won $91,435
Grand Total Raised $196,492

2012

Coursey won re-election to the Kentucky House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Coursey raised a total of $9,177.
Kentucky House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Will Coursey's campaign in 2012
Kentucky Optometric Association$1,500
Kentucky Bankers Association$1,000
Ellis, Joe$1,000
General Drivers Warehousemen & Helpers Local 89$1,000
Branch Banking & Trust Corp$500
Total Raised in 2012$9,177
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Coursey won re-election to the Kentucky House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Coursey raised a total of $95,880.

2008

Coursey won election to the Kentucky House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, Coursey raised a total of $91,435.

Personal

Coursey is a member of the Marshall Company Habitat for Humanity, and Marshall Company Young Democrats.[10]

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Political offices
Preceded by
J.R. Gray
Kentucky House of Representatives District 6
2009–present
Succeeded by
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