|Indiana House of Representatives, District 12|
|November 5, 2014 - Present|
|November 8, 2016|
|Years in position||0|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2014|
|First elected||November 4, 2014|
|Next general||November 8, 2016|
|High school||Munster High School|
|Bachelor's||Indiana University, 1973|
|Master's||Purdue Calumet, 1996|
|J.D.||Indiana University School of Law, 1976|
|Birthday||February 2, 1951|
|Place of birth||Hammond, Indiana|
Fine earned his B.S. from Indiana University in 1973, J.D. from Indiana University in 1976 and M.S. in English from Purdue Calumet in 1996.
Fine's website emphasized the following campaign themes:
|“||JOBS: A plan to stimulate the Region’s economy.
Bill will work to rebuild The Region’s unique economy. This area was built on good manufacturing and construction jobs and they need to be restored. Bill also plans to advance programs that will return tax dollars to Indiana vendors.
SCHOOL: Blueprint for a 21st century education.
Bill will fight to advance our education system by assuring our public schools are appropriately funded and strengthened by restoring funding for Teacher Mentor programs. Bill believes strongly in public education and is committed to adhering to our highest Hoosier education standards.
REFORM: Logical solutions to a heavy tax problem.
Bill will confront the issue of Township reform. He advocates moving the high cost of temporary poor relief programs in urban centers from Township taxpayers to state government where it belongs.
Elections for the office of Indiana House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election took place on May 6, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was February 7, 2014. Incumbent Mara Candelaria Reardon was unopposed in the Democratic primary, while William I. "Bill" Fine was unopposed in the Republican primary. Fine defeated Reardon in the general election.
Fine ran in the 2012 election for Indiana House of Representatives District 12. Fine defeated Peter N. Karagan in the May 8 Republican primary and was defeated by incumbent Mara Candelaria Reardon (D) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Indiana House of Representatives, District 12, General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||Mara Candelaria Reardon Incumbent||53.8%||14,584|
|Indiana House of Representatives, District 12 Republican Primary, 2012|
Fine has three children and five grandchildren.
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- Bill Fine on Facebook
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
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- Fine in 2012, "About Bill Fine," accessed April 21, 2012
- finein12.com, "Home," accessed August 22, 2014
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- Indiana Secretary of State, "Official primary election candidate list," accessed February 10, 2014
- Indiana Secretary of State, "Official primary election results," accessed June 12, 2014
- Associated Press, "Election Results 2012," accessed May 8, 2012
- Indiana Secretary of State, "List of May 8, 2012, primary candidates," accessed March 6, 2014
- Indiana Secretary of State, “Election Results – Indiana General Election, November 6, 2012,” accessed January 24, 2013
Mara Candelaria Reardon (D)
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