Jim DeCesare

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Jim DeCesare
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Kentucky House of Representatives District 21
Incumbent
In office
2005-Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 9
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$1,788.51/month
Per diem$135.30/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2004
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Personal
BirthdayJuly 10, 1966
ProfessionRealtor
ReligionMethodist
Websites
Office website
Personal website
CandidateVerification
Jim DeCesare (b. July 10, 1966) is a Republican member of the Kentucky House of Representatives, representing District 21. He was first elected to the chamber in 2004.

DeCesare's professional experience includes working as Director of Business Development & Public Relations for Alliance Corporation, Commercial Realtor for Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC, broadcaster for Heritage Communications and musician with Skip Bond and the Fugitives.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Kentucky Committee Assignments, 2013
Agriculture and Small Business
Economic Development
Education
Transportation

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

See also: Kentucky House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Kentucky House of Representatives will take place in 2014. A primary election took place May 20, 2014. The general election will be held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was January 28, 2014. Incumbent Jim DeCesare was unopposed in the Republican primary and is unopposed in the general election.[1][2]

2012

See also: Kentucky House of Representatives elections, 2012

DeCesare won re-election in the 2012 election for Kentucky House of Representatives District 21. He ran unopposed in the Republican primary on May 22, 2012, and was unopposed in the general election on November 6, 2012.[3][4]

2010

See also: Kentucky House of Representatives elections, 2010

DeCesare won re-election to the 21st District Seat on November 2, 2010. He was unopposed and received 11,080 votes.

DeCesare was unopposed in the May 18 Republican primary election.[5]

2008

On November 4, 2008, DeCesare was re-elected to the 21st District Seat in the Kentucky House of Representatives, defeating Charlene Rabold (D).[6] DeCesare raised $73,005 for his campaign, while Rabold raised $100,022.[7]

Kentucky House of Representatives, District 21 (2008)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.pngJim DeCesare (R) 12,292 59.5%
Charlene Rabold (D) 8,377 40.5%

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for DeCesare is available dating back to 2004. Based on available campaign finance records, DeCesare raised a total of $246,298 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 12, 2013.[8]

Jim DeCesare's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Kentucky State House, District 21 Won $9,160
2010 Kentucky State House, District 21 Won $7,741
2008 Kentucky State House, District 21 Won $73,005
2006 Kentucky State House, District 21 Won $77,322
2004 Kentucky State House, District 21 Won $79,070
Grand Total Raised $246,298

2012

DeCesare won re-election to the Kentucky House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, DeCesare raised a total of $9,160.
Kentucky House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Jim DeCesare's campaign in 2012
Clark, Dallas$1,000
Bluegrass Cmte$1,000
Spinks, James$1,000
Kentucky Optometric Association$800
Atmos Energy$500
Total Raised in 2012$9,160
Source:Follow the Money

2010

DeCesare won re-election to the Kentucky House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, DeCesare raised a total of $7,741.

2008

DeCesare won re-election to the Kentucky House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, DeCesare raised a total of $73,005.

2006

DeCesare won re-election to the Kentucky House of Representatives in 2006. During that election cycle, DeCesare raised a total of $77,322.

2004

DeCesare won election to the Kentucky House of Representatives in 2004. During that election cycle, DeCesare raised a total of $79,070.

Personal

He is a member of the Capitol Arts Alliance Board, Leadership Bowling Green Alumni Association Board, Bowling Green Masonic Lodge, Citizen’s Police Academy Alumni Association, Rizpah Shrine, and the State Street United Methodist Church.[9]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Roger Thomas
Kentucky House of Representatives District 21
2005–present
Succeeded by
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