Chris Girdler

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Chris Girdler
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Kentucky State Senate District 15
In office
January 1, 2013 - Present
Term ends
January 1, 2017
Years in position 2
Base salary$1,788.51/month
Per diem$135.30/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 8, 2016
Term limitsN/A
High schoolPulaski Southwestern High School
Bachelor'sEastern Kentucky University
Office website
Chris Girdler is a Republican member of the Kentucky State Senate, representing District 15. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Committee assignments


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

Kentucky Committee Assignments, 2013
Banking and Insurance
Economic Development, Tourism and Labor, Vice-chair
Natural Resources and Energy



See also: Kentucky State Senate elections, 2012

Girdler won election in the 2012 election for Kentucky State Senate District 15. He defeated A.C. Donahue, Todd Hoskins, Joe E. Laswell, Dennis Mitchell and Mark F. Polston in the primary on May 22, 2012, and was unopposed in the general election on November 6, 2012.[1][2]

Kentucky State Senate, District 15 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngChris Girdler 50.6% 5,775
Mark F. Polston 40.8% 4,653
A.C. Donahue 7.5% 850
Dennis Mitchell 0.8% 96
Joe E. Laswell 0.3% 33
Total Votes 11,407

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Girdler is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Girdler raised a total of $192,323 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 11, 2013.[3]

Chris Girdler's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Kentucky State Senate, District 15 Won $192,323
Grand Total Raised $192,323


Girdler won election to the Kentucky State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Girdler raised a total of $192,323.
Kentucky State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Chris Girdler's campaign in 2012
Girdler, Chris$51,000
Help Americas Leaders Pac$2,000
Kentucky Education Association$2,000
Bluegrass Cmte$2,000
Merrick, Stephen$1,000
Total Raised in 2012$192,323
Source:Follow the Money

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Preceded by
Vernie McGaha (R)
Kentucky State Senate District 15
Succeeded by