Richard Bray

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Richard Bray
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Indiana State Senate District 37
Former Member
In office
1992-2012
PartyRepublican
Leadership
Assistant Majority Caucus Chair
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2008
Term limitsNo
Prior offices
Indiana House of Representatives
1974-1992
Education
High schoolMartinsville High School
Bachelor'sIndiana University
J.D.Indiana University
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Army
Service branchIndiana National Guard
Personal
BirthdayMarch 1, 1931
Place of birthMartinsville, Indiana
ProfessionAttorney
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Richard Bray (b. March 1, 1931) is a Republican member of the Indiana State Senate, representing District 37 from 1992 to 2012 and serving as an Assistant Majority Caucus Chair. He previously served in the Indiana State House of Representatives from 1974 to 1992. He is

Bray has served in the United States Army. He is also a retired Major in the Indiana National Guard. He worked as Morgan County Prosecuting Attorney from 1958 to 1970. He is currently an attorney.

Bray earned his AB and J.D. from Indiana University.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Bray served on these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Bray served on these committees:

Elections

2008

On November 4, 2008, Republican Richard Bray won re-election to the Indiana State Senate District 37 receiving 32,429 votes, ahead of Democrat Joseph Osborn receiving 17,141 votes.[1]

Indiana State Senate, District 37 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Richard Bray (R) 32,429
Joseph Osborn(D) 17,141

Campaign donors

2008

In 2008, Bray collected $25,450 in donations.[2]

Listed below are those that contributed most to his campaign.

Donor Amount
Pac Insurance Political Action $2,500
Indiana Motor Truck Association $2,000
Liberty Mutual Insurance $2,000
Indiana-Kentucky Regional Council of Carpenters $1,500
Indiana Pac $1,000
Rogers Group Inc. $1,000
Indiana Trial Lawyers Association $1,000
Indiana State Bar Association $1,000

Personal

Bray and his wife, Maurine, have three children. His son Rodric is running for his Senate seat in 2012.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Indiana State Senate District 37
1992–2012
Succeeded by
Rodric D. Bray (R)