Mike Wilson, Kentucky Politician

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Mike Wilson
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Kentucky State Senate, District 32
Incumbent
In office
January 1, 2011 - present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$1,788.51/month
Per diem$135.30/day
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sCalifornia State University at Fullerton, 1986
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Marine Corps
Years of service1972 - 1981
Personal
BirthdayDecember 4, 1951
Place of birthNew Albany, Mississippi
ProfessionGeneral Manager, Bowling Green Community Broadcasting/Christian Family Radio
ReligionBaptist
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Mike Wilson (b. December 4, 1951) is a Republican member of the Kentucky State Senate, representing District 32. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010.

Biography

Wilson earned his B.A. in Business Administration from California State University at Fullerton in 1986. His professional experience includes working as the general manager of 90.7 WCVK and Administrator and Assistant Pastor of Calvary Chapel of South Bay.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Kentucky Committee Assignments, 2013
Economic Development, Tourism and Labor
Education, Chair
Veterans, Military Affairs, and Public Protection

2011-2012

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

Elections

2014

See also: Kentucky State Senate elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Kentucky State Senate will take place in 2014. A primary election took place May 20, 2014. The general election will take place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was January 28, 2014. Incumbent Mike Wilson was unopposed in the Republican primary.[1][2]

2010

See also: Kentucky State Senate elections, 2010

Wilson defeated Democratic incumbent Mike Reynolds by a margin of 18,935 to 15,490 in the November 2 general election.[3]

In the May 18 primary election, Wilson defeated opponents Regina Webb (3,077 votes) and Ed Mills (1,656 votes) with 5,025 votes.[4]

Kentucky State Senate, District 32 (2010) General Election
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Mike Wilson (R) 18,935 55%
Mike Reynolds (D) 15,490 45%
Kentucky State Senate, District 32 - Republican Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Mike Wilson 5,025 51.5%
Regina Webb 3,077 31.5%
Ed Mills 1,656 17%

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Wilson is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Wilson raised a total of $171,650 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 11, 2013.[5]

Mike Wilson's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Kentucky State Senate, District 32 Not up for election $4,588
2010 Kentucky State Senate, District 32 Won $167,062
Grand Total Raised $171,650

2012

Wilson was not up for election to the Kentucky State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Wilson raised a total of $4,588.
Kentucky State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Mike Wilson, Kentucky Politician's campaign in 2012
Kentucky Ophthalmological$1,000
AT&T$500
Merck & Co$500
Kentucky Association of Nurse Anesthetists$300
Csx Transportation$250
Total Raised in 2012$4,588
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Wilson won election to the Kentucky State Senate in 2010. During that election cycle, Wilson raised a total of $167,062.

Personal

Wilson and his wife, Deanna, have five children. Wilson serves as president for the Bowling Green Area Prayer Breakfast, and is a member of the Bowling Green Area Chamber of Commerce.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Mike Reynolds (D)
Kentucky Senate District 32
2011–present
Succeeded by
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