Robin Webb

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Robin Webb
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Kentucky State Senate District 18
Incumbent
In office
2009-Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 5
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$1,788.51/month
Per diem$135.30/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2014
First elected2008
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Kentucky House of Representatives
1999-2009
Education
Associate'sMorehead State University, 1983
Bachelor'sMorehead State University, 1983
J.D.Northern Kentucky University, 1986
Personal
BirthdaySeptember 6, 1960
Place of birthAshland, Kentucky
ProfessionAttorney
ReligionSouthern Baptist
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Robin L. Webb (b. September 6, 1960) is a Democratic member of the Kentucky State Senate representing District 18. She was first elected to the chamber in 2009. Webb served in the Kentucky House of Representatives from 1999 to 2009.

Biography

Webb earned her A.A.S. from Morehead State University in 1983, her B.S. from Morehead State University in 1983 and her J.D. from Chase College of Law at Northern Kentucky University in 1986. Her professional experience includes working as a coal miner for Ruth Contracting, attorney for the Natural Resources Cabinet of the Surface Mine Litigation Unit, attorney and Sole Practitioner and General Counsel for AEI Resources, Incorporated (later known as Horizon Natural Resources[1]).

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Kentucky Committee Assignments, 2013
Agriculture
Appropriations and Revenue
Judiciary
Natural Resources and Energy

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2014

See also: Kentucky State Senate elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Kentucky State Senate took place in 2014. A primary election took place on May 20, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was January 28, 2014. Incumbent Robin Webb ran unopposed in the Democratic primary, while Tony Downey was unopposed in the Republican primary. Webb defeated Downey in the general election.[2][3][4]

Kentucky State Senate, District 18 General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngRobin Webb Incumbent 62.7% 21,533
     Republican Tony Downey 37.3% 12,817
Total Votes 34,350

2010

See also: Kentucky State Senate elections, 2010

Webb defeated Republican candidate Jack Ditty by a margin of 17,617 to 15,428 in the November 2 general election.[5]

In the May 18 primary election, Webb ran unopposed.[6]

Kentucky State Senate, District 18 (2010) General Election
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Robin Webb (D) 17,617 53.3%
Jack Ditty (R) 15,428 46.7%

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Webb is available dating back to 1998. Based on available campaign finance records, Webb raised a total of $352,224 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 11, 2013.[7]

Robin Webb's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Kentucky State Senate, District 18 Not up for election $15,422
2010 Kentucky State Senate, District 18 Won $132,773
2008 Kentucky State House, District 96 Won $46,007
2006 Kentucky State House, District 96 Won $58,830
2004 Kentucky State House, District 96 Won $54,265
2002 Kentucky State House, District 96 Won $7,250
2000 Kentucky State House, District 96 Won $7,677
1998 Kentucky State House, District 96 Won $30,000
Grand Total Raised $352,224

2012

Webb was not up for election to the Kentucky State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Webb raised a total of $15,422.
Kentucky State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Robin Webb's campaign in 2012
Alpha Natural Resources$500
Arch Coal$200
Kentucky Horsemens Benevolent & Protective Association$100
Total Raised in 2012$15,422
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Webb won election to the Kentucky State Senate in 2010. During that election cycle, Webb raised a total of $132,773.

2008

Webb won re-election to the Kentucky House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, Webb raised a total of $46,007.

2006

Webb won re-election to the Kentucky House of Representatives in 2006. During that election cycle, Webb raised a total of $58,830.

2004

Webb won re-election to the Kentucky House of Representatives in 2004. During that election cycle, Webb raised a total of $54,265.

2002

Webb won re-election to the Kentucky House of Representatives in 2002. During that election cycle, Webb raised a total of $7,250.

2000

Webb won re-election to the Kentucky House of Representatives in 2000. During that election cycle, Webb raised a total of $7,677.

1998

Webb won election to the Kentucky House of Representatives in 1998. During that election cycle, Webb raised a total of $30,000.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Kentucky State House
1999–2009
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
Charlie Borders
Kentucky Senate District 18
2009–present
Succeeded by
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