Russell Stilwell

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Russell Stilwell
Indiana House of Representatives District 74
Former member
Term in office began
1996
Term in office ended
2010
Political party Democratic
Profession Legislator
Russell Stilwell (b. March 3, 1948) was a Democratic member of the Indiana House of Representatives, representing the 74th District from 1996-2010. He was the Majority Floor Leader and Democratic Campaign Chair.

Stilwell works as Political Field Director for the United Mine Workers Association from 1981-2005, was a Corporal in the United States Army Infantry from 1968-1969, and was a coal miner.

He is a Board Member of the AFL-CIO Indiana, American Legion, Elks, Farm Bureau, Moose, Red Cross Board, Veterans of Foreign Wars, United Mine Workers of America, and the Methodist Church.[1]

Committee assignments

2009-2010


Elections

2010

See also:Indiana House of Representatives elections, 2010

Stilwell his re-election bid to Republican candidate Sue Ellspermann by a margin of 11,242 to 10,362.[2] The general election took place on November 2, 2010.

In the May 4th primary, Stilwell ran unopposed and received 5,677 votes.[3]

2008

On November 4, 2008, Democrat Russell Stilwell won re-election to the Indiana House of Representatives District 74 receiving 17,542 votes, ahead of Republican William Eugene Marcrum who received 10,126 votes.[4]

Indiana House of Representatives, District 74 (2008)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Russell Stilwell (D) 17,542
William Eugene Marcrum (R) 10,126

Campaign donors

2008

In 2008, Stilwell collected $317,897 in donations.[5]

Listed below are those that contributed most to his campaign.

Donor Amount
Indiana Democratic Party $22,783
Indiana Trial Lawyers Association $16,000
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers $14,100
Indiana Beverage Alliance $11,000
Indiana State Teachers Association $10,000
Indiana-Kentucky Regional Council of Carpenters $9,500
Boilermakers Local 374 $9,000
Steelworkers Local 104 $7,300
Indiana Motor Truck Association $7,000
United Coal Miners $7,000
Indiana Cable Telecommunications Association $6,000
Indiana Multi-Family Housing $5,500
Indiana Statewide Association of Rural Electric Cooperatives $5,000
Indiana Bankers Association $4,750
Indiana Hospital Association $4,250
AT&T $4,100
Food & Commercial Workers Local 700 $4,000
Indiana State Auto Workers $4,000
Indiana Coal Council $4,000
Build Indiana Council $3,500


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Preceded by
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Indiana House of Representatives District 74
1996–2010
Succeeded by
Sue Ellspermann