Frank Smith

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Frank Smith
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Montana House of Representatives, District 31
Former member
In office
2011 - 2013
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$82.64/day
Per diem$103.69/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2010
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Prior offices
Montana State Senate, District 16
2005-2009
Montana House of Representatives, District 98
1999-2005
Personal
Birthday09/27/1942
Place of birthPoplar, MT
ReligionPresbyterian
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Frank J. Smith (b. September 27, 1942) is a former Democratic member of the Montana House of Representatives, representing District 31 from 2011 to 2013.

Smith's professional experience includes working as the following; owner of Just Limos, Fort Peck Market, H and S Vending, H and S Smoke Shop; and lobbyist for tribal taxes on cigarettes and medical programs for area state level. He also served in the United States Air Force from 1964-1999.

Smith previously held office in the Montana House of Representatives from 1999 to 2005, and in the Montana State Senate from 2005 to 2009.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Smith served on these committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Montana State Senate elections, 2012

Smith ran in the 2012 election for Montana State Senate, District 16. Smith was defeated by incumbent Jonathan Windy Boy in the June 5 primary election.[1]

Montana State Senate, District 16 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJonathan Windy Boy Incumbent 57.2% 803
Frank Smith 42.8% 601
Total Votes 1,404

2010

See also: Montana House of Representatives elections, 2010

On November 2, 2010, Smith won election to the Montana House of Representatives. Smith defeated Bill Whitehead in the primary by a margin of 495-217. He had no opposition in the November 2 general election.

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, a year in which Smith ran for election to House District 31, he collected $4,037 in donations.[2]

His largest contributors in 2010 were:

Montana House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Frank Smith's campaign in 2010
Smith, Frank$1,422
Iverson, Dennis$200
United Transportation Union$160
Arch Coal$160
Montana Association Of Realtors$160
Total Raised in 2010 $4,037

2008

In 2008, a year in which Smith was up for re-election to Senate District 16, he collected $4,790 in donations.[3]

His largest contributors in 2008 were:

Montana State Senate 2008 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Frank Smith's campaign in 2008
Smith, Frank$$1,076
Beck, William$160
Kirn, Richard L$160
Northwestern Energy$160
Toews, Daryl$160
Total Raised in 2008 $4,790

2004

In 2004, a year in which Smith ran for election to Senate District 16, he collected $700 in donations.[4]

His largest contributors in 2004 were:

Montana State Senate 2004 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Frank Smith's campaign in 2004
Northwestern Energy$130
Friends of Mike Mcgrath$130
Montana Public Employees Association$130
Smith, Frank J$115
Wagner, Robert$100
Total Raised in 2004 $3,057

2002

In 2002, a year in which Smith was up for re-election to House District 98, he collected $1,143 in donations.[5]

His largest contributors in 2002 were:

Montana House of Representatives 2002 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Frank Smith's campaign in 2002
Schweitzer for Us Senate$100
Kitzenberg, Sam L$100
Montana Trial Lawyers Association$100
Glacier Pac$100
Montana Society of CPAS$100
Total Raised in 2002 $1,143

2000

In 2000, a year in which Smith was up for re-election to House District 98, he collected $925 in donations.[6]

His largest contributors in 2000 were:

Montana House of Representatives 2000 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Frank Smith's campaign in 2000
Montana Education Association Montana Federation of Teachers$200
Smith, Frank$100
Montana State AFL-CIO$100
Kitzenberg, Sam$100
Total Raised in 2000 $925

1998

In 2010, a year in which Smith ran for election to House District 98, he collected $1,925 in donations.[7]

His largest contributors in 1998 were:

Personal

Smith is widowed and has four children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Margarett Campbell (D)
Montana House of Representatives District 31
2011–2013
Succeeded by
Bridget Smith (D)