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Jerry Rhoads
Jerry P. Rhoads.jpg
Kentucky State Senate, District 6
Former member
In office
2003 - 2015
PartyDemocratic
Leadership
Minority Whip, Kentucky Senate
Education
Bachelor'sMurray State University
J.D.University of Kentucky
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Army
Personal
Date of birthApril 5, 1941
Place of birthHenderson, Kentucky
ProfessionAttorney
ReligionBaptist
CandidateVerification
Jerry P. Rhoads (b. April 5, 1941) is a former Democratic member of the Kentucky State Senate, representing District 6 from 2003 to 2015. Prior to his departure, he served as Senate Minority Whip. Rhoads did not seek re-election in 2014.

Biography

Rhoads earned his B.A. from Murray State University and his J.D. from the University of Kentucky. His professional experience includes working as an attorney for Rhoads and Rhoads, PSC. Rhoads served as a Captain in the United States Army.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Kentucky Committee Assignments, 2013
Committee on Committees
Economic Development, Tourism and Labor
Judiciary
Natural Resources and Energy
Rules

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2010

See also: Kentucky State Senate elections, 2010

Rhoads defeated Republican candidate Jack Whitfield by a margin of 17,473 to 15,750 in the November 2 general election.[1]

In the May 18 primary election, Rhoads ran unopposed.[2]

Kentucky State Senate, District 6 (2010) General Election
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Jerry Rhoads (D) 17,473 52.6%
Jack Whitfield (R) 15,750 47.4%

2006

See also: Kentucky State Senate elections, 2006

On November 7, 2006, Rhoads was re-elected to the 6th District Seat in the Kentucky State Senate, defeating Dan McGary (R).[3] Rhoads raised $182,738 for his campaign, while McGary raised $44,321.[4]

Kentucky State Senate, District 6 (2006)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Jerry Rhoads (D) 22,514 69.7%
Dan McGary 9,768 30.3%

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Rhoads is available dating back to 2002. Based on available campaign finance records, Rhoads raised a total of $586,168 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 7, 2013.[5]

Jerry Rhoads's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Kentucky State Senate, District 6 Not up for election $0
2010 Kentucky State Senate, District 6 Won $210,723
2008 Kentucky State Senate, District 6 Not up for election $0
2006 Kentucky State Senate, District 6 Won $182,738
2004 Kentucky State Senate, District 6 Not up for election $0
2002 Kentucky State Senate, District 6 Won $192,707
Grand Total Raised $586,168

2010

Rhoads won re-election to the Kentucky State Senate in 2010. During that election cycle, Rhoads raised a total of $210,723.

2006

Rhoads won re-election to the Kentucky State Senate in 2006. During that election cycle, Rhoads raised a total of $182,738.

2002

Rhoads won election to the Kentucky State Senate in 2002. During that election cycle, Rhoads raised a total of $192,707.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Richard "Dick" Adams
Kentucky State Senate District 6
2003–2015
Succeeded by
C.B. Embry Jr. (R)