Phil Moffett

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Phil Moffett
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Candidate for
Kentucky House of Representatives, District 32
PartyRepublican
Education
High schoolDesales High School, 1980
Bachelor'sUniversity of Kentucky
Personal
ProfessionBusinessman
Websites
Campaign website
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Phil Moffett is a 2014 Republican candidate for District 32 of the Kentucky House of Representatives.[1]

Moffett ran for Governor in the 2011 election.

Issues

Campaign themes

2014

Moffett's website highlights the following campaign themes:

Constitutionally Limited Government: Protect your individual freedoms and liberty by supporting Constitutionally-sound public policy above party politics.​

Jobs & Business Environment: Replace our current job-killing state tax code to a system which attracts companies and encourages job growth.

Public Education: Hold local districts accountable, put teachers in control of the classroom, public charter schools and public school choice for parents.​

​Fiscal Responsibility: Stop piling government debt on our children & grandchildren.[2][3]

2011

Moffett listed Kentucky's state sovereignty as his top issue and lists as other areas of focus:

  • balancing the state budget
  • encouraging business through tax reform
  • implementing a new management structure for public schools

In op-eds made available on his campaign site, Moffett called for overturning prevailing wage laws[4], repealing the Affordable Care Act[5], and supported the theory that state's have a right to nullify federal laws.[6][7]

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 take place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was January 28, 2014. Ashley Miller was unopposed in the Democratic primary, while Phil Moffett defeated Shellie May in the Republican primary.[1][8]

2011

See also: Kentucky state executive official elections, 2011 and State executive official elections, 2011

Moffett sought the Republican gubernatorial nomination in 2011 but finished second in the May 17th primary.

2011 Race for Governor - Republican Primary
Candidates Percentage
Barbara Holsclaw 13.80%
Phil Moffett 37.98%
Green check mark.jpg David Williams 48.22%
Total votes 142,056

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