Glen Kolkmeyer

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Glen Kolkmeyer
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Missouri House of Representatives, District 53
Incumbent
In office
January 7, 2013 - present
Term ends
January 5, 2015
Years in position 1
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$35,915/year
Per diem$103.20/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Glen Kolkmeyer is a Republican member of the Missouri House of Representatives, representing District 53. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Missouri Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations - Agriculture and Natural Resources
Elections
Local Government
Transportation

Issues

Campaign themes

2012

Kolkmeyer's website highlighted the following campaign themes:[1]

Creating Sustainable Jobs

  • Excerpt: "I will oppose short-term economic fixes that would require large tax increases in the future."

Economic Growth

  • Excerpt: "I believe some type of overall tax relief must be enacted for all businesses to give them the incentive to invest money back into their businesses."

Small Business

  • Excerpt: "As a small business owner, I understand the concerns of the small business community. I have been a member of the Chamber of Commerce, Missouri Propane Gas Association and National Federation of Independent Businesses for many years."

2nd Amendment and Right to Defend

  • Excerpt: "I support an individual’s right to defend themselves and their property, and will fight to uphold Missouri’s Laws on Concealed Carry and Castle Doctrine."

Pro-Life

  • Excerpt: "I will fight to protect the sanctity of life of an unborn child."

Elections

2014

See also: Missouri House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Missouri House of Representatives will consist of a primary election on August 5, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 25, 2014.

2012

See also: Missouri House of Representatives elections, 2012

Kolkmeyer won election in the 2012 election for Missouri House of Representatives, District 53. Kolkmeyer ran unopposed in the August 7 Republican primary and defeated Holmes Osborne (R) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

Missouri House of Representatives, District 53, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngGlen Kolkmeyer 59% 9,931
     Democratic Holmes Osborne 41% 6,909
Total Votes 16,840

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Kolkmeyer is available dating back to 2004. Based on available campaign finance records, Kolkmeyer raised a total of $69,603 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 20, 2013.[4]

Glen Kolkmeyer's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Missouri House of Representatives, District 53 Won $69,603
Grand Total Raised $69,603

2012

Kolkmeyer won election to the Missouri House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Kolkmeyer raised a total of $69,603.
Missouri House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Glen Kolkmeyer's campaign in 2012
Kolkmeyer, Glen$12,500
House Republican Campaign Committee of Missouri$8,857
Kolkmeyer for Senate, Lynn Fahrmeier for Treasurer 2014$8,129
MPGA Propane PAC$1,500
Kolkmeyer, Eric$1,200
Total Raised in 2012$69,603
Source:Follow the Money

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Missouri House of Representatives District 53
2013–present
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