Alice Kerr

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Alice Kerr
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Kentucky State Senate District 12
Incumbent
In office
1999-Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 15
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$1,788.51/month
Per diem$135.30/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected1998
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sWestern Kentucky University
Master'sWestern Kentucky University
Personal
BirthdayAugust 30, 1954
ReligionBaptist
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Alice Kerr (b. August 30, 1954) is a Republican member of the Kentucky State Senate, representing District 12. She was first elected to the chamber in 1998.

Biography

Kerr earned her B.S./E.L./E.D. in Music from Western Kentucky University and her M.A. in Higher Education from Western Kentucky University.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Kentucky Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations and Revenue
Economic Development, Tourism and Labor, Chair
Education
Health and Welfare

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2014

See also: Kentucky State Senate elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Kentucky State Senate will take place in 2014. A primary election took place May 20, 2014. The general election will take place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was January 28, 2014. Kathy Warnecke Ryan was unopposed in the Democratic primary, while incumbent Alice Forgy Kerr was unopposed in the Republican primary.[1][2]

2010

See also: Kentucky State Senate elections, 2010

Kerr defeated Democratic candidate Don Blevins by a margin of 20,341 to 19,397 in the November 2 general election.[3]

In the May 18 primary election, Kerr defeated Andrew Roberts by a margin of 6,805 to 2,738.[4]

Kentucky State Senate, District 12 (2010) General Election
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Alice Kerr (R) 20,341 51.2%
Don Blevins (D) 19,397 48.8%

2006

On November 7, 2006, Kerr was re-elected to the 12th District seat in the Kentucky State Senate, defeating James E. Keller (D).[5] Kerr raised $335,884 for her campaign, while Keller raised $244,159.[6]

Kentucky State Senate, District 12 (2006)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Alice Kerr (R) 20,545 56.6%
James E. Keller (D) 15,751 43.4%

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Kerr is available dating back to 1998. Based on available campaign finance records, Kerr raised a total of $777,678 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 7, 2013.[7]

Alice Kerr's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Kentucky State Senate, District 12 Not up for election $2,800
2010 Kentucky State Senate, District 12 Won $172,703
2008 Kentucky State Senate, District 12 Not up for election $1,250
2006 Kentucky State Senate, District 12 Won $335,884
2004 Kentucky State Senate, District 12 Not up for election $0
2002 Kentucky State Senate, District 12 Won $158,824
2000 Kentucky State Senate, District 12 Not up for election $850
1998 Kentucky State Senate, District 12 Won $105,367
Grand Total Raised $777,678

2012

Kerr was not up for election to the Kentucky State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Kerr raised a total of $2,800.
Kentucky State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Alice Kerr's campaign in 2012
Merck Employees Pac (Merck Pac)$500
Total Raised in 2012$2,800
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Kerr won re-election to the Kentucky State Senate in 2010. During that election cycle, Kerr raised a total of $172,703.

2008

Kerr was not up for election to the Kentucky State Senate in 2008. During that election cycle, Kerr raised a total of $1,250.

2006

Kerr won re-election to the Kentucky State Senate in 2006. During that election cycle, Kerr raised a total of $335,884.

2002

Kerr won re-election to the Kentucky State Senate in 2002. During that election cycle, Kerr raised a total of $158,824.

2000

Kerr was not up for election to the Kentucky State Senate in 2000. During that election cycle, Kerr raised a total of $850.

1998

Kerr won election to the Kentucky State Senate in 1998. During that election cycle, Kerr raised a total of $105,367.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Tim Philpot
Kentucky Senate District 12
1999–present
Succeeded by
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