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Gary Tapp

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Gary Tapp
Kentucky State Senate District 20
Former senator
Term in office began
Term in office ended
Political party Republican
Profession Businessman
Gary Tapp (b. December 29, 1953) was a Republican member of the Kentucky State Senate from 2003-2011. He represented the 20th District. Tapp served in the Kentucky State House from 1999 to 2002.

Tapp attended Southeast Christian College from 1972 to 1973.

Tapp has been Vice President/Co-Owner of WT's Electric City, Incorporated, since 1987.

Committee assignments

While a member of the Kentucky State Senate, Tapp served on the following committees:



See also: Kentucky State Senate elections, 2010

Tapp did not run for re-election in 2010.


On November 7, 2006, Tapp was re-elected to the 20th District Seat in the Kentucky State Senate. He had no opposition.[1] Tapp raised $94,433 for his campaign.<[2]

Kentucky State Senate, District 20 (2006)
Candidates Votes Percent
Gary Tapp (R) 25,367 100%

Campaign donors


In 2008, a year in which Tapp was not up for re-election, he collected $6,500 in donations.[3]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Moorman, Patricia $1,000
Kentucky Beer Wholesalers Association $1,000
Moorman, Mo $1,000
Scott, Richard $1,000


In 2006 Tapp collected $94,443 in donations.[4]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Moorman, Patricia $2,000
Clark, Dal $2,000
Clark, George $2,000
Kentucky Hospital Association $1,750


Tapp and his wife, Beverly, have four children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Kentucky State House
Succeeded by
Preceded by
Marshall Long
Kentucky Senate District 20
Succeeded by
Paul Hornback (R)