Joseph Meyer

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Joseph Meyer
Joseph Meyer.jpg
Wyoming Treasurer
Former officeholder
In office
January 2, 2007 - October 7, 2012 (Death)
PartyRepublican
PredecessorCynthia Lummis (R)
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First electedNovember 7, 2006
Term limitsN/A
Personal
BirthdayApril 22, 1941
Place of birthCasper, WY
ProfessionAttorney
ReligionCongregational
Websites
Office website
Joseph Meyer served as Wyoming Treasurer from January 2, 2007 to October 7, 2012. He was elected in 2006 and re-elected in 2010. Before his election as treasurer, Meyer served as both Wyoming Secretary of State and Attorney General of Wyoming. Meyer served until his death on October 7, 2012.[1] He was succeeded by Mark Gordon.

Education

  • Natrona County High School
  • BA, Mathematics and chemistry, University of Wyoming
  • JD, University of Wyoming

Political career

Wyoming Treasurer (2007-2012)

Wyoming Secretary of State (1999-2006)

Attorney General of Wyoming (1987-1995)

Elections

2010

Joseph Meyer was uncontested in both the primary and general election. He was re-elected Wyoming State Treasurer.

General

Meyer ran uncontested and was re-elected Wyoming State Treasurer.

Wyoming Treasurer, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJoseph Meyer Incumbent 100% 159,436
Total Votes 159,436
Election Results Via: Wyoming Secretary of State

Primary

Meyer was uncontested in his bid for the Republican candidacy for Wyoming State Treasurer.[2]

2006

Joseph Meyer ran against Fred Parady for the Republican nomination for Wyoming State Treasurer. After defeating Parady, Meyer ran uncontested in the general election. Meyer won the race for Wyoming State Treasurer.

General

On November 7, 2006, Joseph Meyer won election to the office of Wyoming Treasurer. He defeated Ron Redo (D) in the general election.

Wyoming Treasurer, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJoseph Meyer 72.7% 134,822
     Democratic Ron Redo 27.3% 50,575
Total Votes 185,397
Election Results Via: Wyoming Secretary of State

Primary

Meyer won the Republican candidacy for State Treasurer on August 22, 2006, against his opponent Fred Parady.[3]

Wyoming Treasurer, 2006
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJoseph Meyer 63.2% 49,300
Fred Parady 36.8% 28,654
Total Votes 77,954

2002

On November 5, 2002, Joseph Meyer won re-election to the office of Wyoming Secretary of State. He defeated Dennis Brossman (L) in the general election.

Wyoming Secretary of State, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJoseph Meyer Incumbent 82.4% 139,721
     Libertarian Dennis Brossman 17.6% 29,751
Total Votes 169,472
Election Results Via: Wyoming Secretary of State

Campaign contributions

Ballotpedia collects information on campaign donors for each year in which a candidate or incumbent is running for election. The following table offers a breakdown of Joseph Meyer's donors each year.[4] Click [show] for more information.


See also

External links

Light Bulb Icon.svg.png
Suggest a link

References

Political offices
Preceded by
Cynthia Lummis (R)
Wyoming Treasurer
2007 - 2012
Succeeded by
Mark Gordon