Johnny Bell

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Johnny Bell
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Kentucky House of Representatives District 23
Incumbent
In office
2007-Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 7
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$1,788.51/month
Per diem$135.30/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2006
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sWestern Kentucky University
J.D.Salmon P. Chase College of Law
Personal
BirthdayJune 15, 1965
ReligionBaptist
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Johnny Bell (b. June 15, 1965) is a Democratic member of the Kentucky House of Representatives, representing District 23. He was first elected to the chamber in 2006.

Bell earned his B.S. from Western Kentucky University and his J.D. from the Salmon P. Chase College of Law. His professional experience includes working as an attorney.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Kentucky Committee Assignments, 2013
Agriculture and Small Business
Banking and Insurance
Judiciary
State Government
Veterans, Military Affairs and Public Safety

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2014

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 Johnny W. Bell was unopposed in the Democratic primary, while Jeff Jobe was unopposed in the Republican primary. Bell faces Jobe in the general election.[1][2]

2012

See also: Kentucky House of Representatives elections, 2012

Bell won re-election in the 2012 election for Kentucky House of Representatives District 23. He ran unopposed in the Democratic 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

Bell's opponent in the November 2 general election was Republican candidate Pam Browning. According to official results, Bell defeated Browning by a margin of 7,741 to 5,906.[5]

Kentucky House of Representatives, District 23 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Johnny Bell (D) 7,741
Pam Browning (R) 5,906

Bell ran unopposed in the May 18 Democratic primary election.

2008

On November 4, 2008, Bell was re-elected to the 23rd District Seat in the Kentucky House of Representatives with no opposition.[6] He raised $220 for his campaign.[7]

Kentucky House of Representatives, District 23 (2008)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.pngJohnny Bell (D) 12,418 100%

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Bell is available dating back to 2006. Based on available campaign finance records, Bell raised a total of $186,557 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 12, 2013.[8]

Johnny Bell's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Kentucky State House, District 23 Won $21,669
2010 Kentucky State House, District 23 Won $106,980
2008 Kentucky State House, District 23 Won $4,220
2006 Kentucky State House, District 23 Won $53,688
Grand Total Raised $186,557

2012

Bell won re-election to the Kentucky House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Bell raised a total of $21,669.
Kentucky House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Johnny Bell's campaign in 2012
Kentucky Bankers Association$2,000
Kentucky Optometric Association$2,000
Humana$1,000
Kentucky Education Association$1,000
Kentucky Association of Healthcare Facilities$1,000
Total Raised in 2012$21,669
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Bell won re-election to the Kentucky House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Bell raised a total of $106,980.

2008

Bell won re-election to the Kentucky House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, Bell raised a total of $4,220.

2006

Bell won election to the Kentucky House of Representatives in 2006. During that election cycle, Bell raised a total of $53,688.

Personal

Bell is a member of the Kentucky Bar Association.[9]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Stephen R. Nunn
Kentucky House of Representatives District 23
2007–present
Succeeded by
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