Stan Lee

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Stan Lee
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Kentucky House of Representatives District 45
Incumbent
In office
2001-Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 13
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$1,788.51/month
Per diem$135.30/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2000
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Personal
BirthdaySeptember 26, 1961
ProfessionAttorney
ReligionChristian
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Stan Lee (b. September 26, 1961) is a Republican member of the Kentucky House of Representatives, representing District 45. He was first elected to the chamber in 2000.

Lee's professional experience includes working as a Lawyer and Partner with Vimont & Wills, Professional Limited Liability Company (LLC).

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Kentucky Committee Assignments, 2013
Judiciary
Local Government
Natural Resources and Environment

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Issues

Campaign themes

Lee's website highlights the following campaign themes:[1]

Cutting Government

  • Excerpt: "Stan led the fight to cut excessive spending, reduce mindless borrowing, and oppose needless tax increases."

Supporting Education

  • Excerpt: "As your state legislator, Stan has sponsored bills to protect teachers from frivolous lawsuits, opened doors for special needs students, and given parents more choice through charter schools."

Protecting Kentucky Jobs

  • Excerpt: "Stan passed the 'Truth In Hiring Law', protecting small businesses from needless litigation."

Fighting for Conservative Values

  • Excerpt: "Stan passed the Sexual Predator Law to protect our children and communities, took the lead to toughen our drug laws, and gave law enforcement the tools to better protect our citizens."

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 be held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was January 28, 2014. Incumbent Stan Lee was unopposed in the Republican primary.[2][3]

2012

See also: Kentucky House of Representatives elections, 2012

Lee won re-election in the 2012 election for Kentucky House of Representatives District 45. He defeated Chris Tyler in the Republican primary on May 22, 2012, and defeated Breck Withers (I) and Geoff Young (G) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[4][5]

Kentucky House of Representatives, District 45, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngStan Lee Incumbent 66.4% 16,035
     Independent Breck Withers 24.9% 6,015
     Green Geoff Young 8.7% 2,110
Total Votes 24,160
Kentucky House of Representatives, District 45 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngStan Lee Incumbent 76.7% 2,413
Chris Tyler 23.3% 731
Total Votes 3,144

2010

See also: Kentucky House of Representatives elections, 2010

Lee's opponent in the November 2 general election was Democratic candidate Matthew Vanderpool. According to official results, Lee defeated Vanderpool by a margin of 13,135 to 6,217.[6]

Kentucky House of Representatives, District 45 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Stan Lee (R) 13,135
Matthew Vanderpool (D) 6,217

Lee ran unopposed in the May 18 Republican primary election.[7]

2008

On November 4, 2008, Lee was re-elected to the 45th District Seat in the Kentucky House of Representatives with no opposition.[8] He raised $1,825 for his campaign.[9]

Kentucky House of Representatives
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.pngStan Lee (R) 19,894 100%

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Lee is available dating back to 2000. Based on available campaign finance records, Lee raised a total of $587,448 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 14, 2013.[10]

Stan Lee's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Kentucky State House, District 45 Won $71,589
2010 Kentucky State House, District 45 Won $50,606
2008 Kentucky State House, District 45 Won $1,825
2007 Kentucky Attorney General Defeated $346,229
2006 Kentucky State House, District 45 Won $2,125
2004 Kentucky State House, District 45 Won $59,592
2002 Kentucky State House, District 45 Won $3,600
2000 Kentucky State House, District 45 Won $51,882
Grand Total Raised $587,448

2012

Lee won re-election to the Kentucky House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Lee raised a total of $71,589.
Kentucky House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Stan Lee's campaign in 2012
Atmos Energy$2,000
Kentucky Association of Healthcare Facilities$2,000
Kentucky Optometric Association$1,500
Shockley, Rodney$1,000
Longley, Matthew$1,000
Total Raised in 2012$71,589
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Lee won re-election to the Kentucky House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Lee raised a total of $50,606.

2008

Lee won re-election to the Kentucky House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, Lee raised a total of $1,825.

2007

Lee won re-election to the Kentucky Attorney General in 2007. During that election cycle, Lee raised a total of $346,229.

2006

Lee won re-election to the Kentucky House of Representatives in 2006. During that election cycle, Lee raised a total of $2,125.

2004

Lee won re-election to the Kentucky House of Representatives in 2004. During that election cycle, Lee raised a total of $59,592.

2002

Lee won re-election to the Kentucky House of Representatives in 2002. During that election cycle, Lee raised a total of $3,600.

2000

Lee won election to the Kentucky House of Representatives in 2000. During that election cycle, Lee raised a total of $51,882.

Personal

Lee is a member of the American Bar Association, Fayette County Bar Association, and the Kentucky Bar Association.[11]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Stan Cave
Kentucky House of Representatives District 45
2001–present
Succeeded by
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