|Tennessee House Of Representatives District 64|
|November 4, 2014|
|Years in position||4|
|Per diem||$173/legislative day|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|First elected||November 2, 2010|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Bachelor's||East Tennessee State University|
|Birthday||November 20, 1951|
|Place of birth||Rockford, IL|
|Religion||Chuch of Christ|
Butt earned a B.S. from East Tennessee State University. She was the managing partner of MacInk Printers. Butt has authored several parenting books, worked as a motivational speaker, and co-founded two marketing companies focused on promoting the Tennessee cattle industry.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Butt served on the following committees:
|Tennessee Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Agriculture and Natural Resources|
|• State Government, Vice-chair|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Butt served on these committees:
|Tennessee Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Conservation & Environment|
Sheila Butt endorsed Rick Santorum in the 2012 presidential election.
Elections for the office of Tennessee House of Representatives will consist of a primary election on August 7, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was April 3, 2014. Incumbent Sheila Butt is unopposed in the Republican primary. James Gray is running as an Independent.
Butt won re-election in the 2012 election for Tennessee House of Representatives, District 64. Butt ran unopposed in the August 2 Republican primary election and defeated Brian Brewer (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Tennessee House of Representatives, District 64, General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Sheila Butt Incumbent||66.4%||16,769|
Comprehensive donor information for Butt is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Butt raised a total of $252,050 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 2, 2013.
|Sheila Butt's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Tennessee State House, District 62||$101,946|
|2010||Tennessee State House, District 62||$150,104|
|Grand Total Raised||$252,050|
2012Butt won re-election to the Tennessee House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Butt raised a total of $101,946.
|Tennessee House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Sheila Butt's campaign in 2012|
|Truth Matters PAC||$7,100|
|Leaders Of Tennessee||$4,000|
|Davis, Kent R||$2,800|
|Harwell, Beth Halteman||$2,800|
|Total Raised in 2012||$101,946|
|Source:Follow the Money|
2010Butt won election to the Tennessee House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Butt raised a total of $150,104.
|Tennessee House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Sheila Butt's campaign in 2010|
|Tennessee Legislative Campaign Committee||$31,873|
|Leaders of Tennessee||$6,000|
|Maintaining Our Majority||$5,000|
|Total Raised in 2010||$150,104|
|Source:Follow the Money|
Butt and her husband, Stan, have three children. They currently reside in Columbia, Tennessee.
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- Sheila Butt on the Tennessee State House website
- Profile from Open States
- Sheila Butt's biography on Project Vote Smart
- Sheila Butt's biography on the University of Tennessee's government relations website
- Campaign contributions: 2012, 2010
- Tennessee Secretary of State, "Petitions Filed for State Senate and State House of Representatives," accessed April 5, 2014
- Tennessee Secretary of State, "2012 List of Candidates," accessed April 18, 2014
- Tennessee Department of State, "Election Results," accessed April 18, 2014
- Tennessee Secretary of State, "2010 Tennessee General election results," accessed April 18, 2014
- Follow the Money, "Butt, Sheila," accessed July 2, 2013
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