Alice Kerr

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Alice Kerr
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Kentucky State Senate District 12
Incumbent
In office
1999-Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 15
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$188.22/day
Per diem$135.30/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected1998
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sWestern Kentucky University
Master'sWestern Kentucky University
Personal
BirthdayAugust 30, 1954
ReligionBaptist
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Alice Kerr (b. August 30, 1954) is a Republican member of the Kentucky State Senate, representing District 12. She was first elected to the chamber in 1998.

Kerr earned her B.S./E.L./E.D. in Music from Western Kentucky University and her M.A. in Higher Education from Western Kentucky University.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Kentucky Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations and Revenue
Economic Development, Tourism and Labor, Chair
Education
Health and Welfare

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2010

See also: Kentucky State Senate elections, 2010

Kerr defeated Democratic candidate Don Blevins by a margin of 20,341 to 19,397 in the November 2 general election. [1]

In the May 18 primary election, Kerr defeated Andrew Roberts by a margin of 6,805 to 2,738. [2]

Kentucky State Senate, District 12 (2010) General Election
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Alice Kerr (R) 20,341 51.2%
Don Blevins (D) 19,397 48.8%

2006

On November 7, 2006, Kerr was re-elected to the 12th District seat in the Kentucky State Senate, defeating James E. Keller (D).[3] Kerr raised $335,884 for her campaign, while Keller raised $244,159.[4]

Kentucky State Senate, District 12 (2006)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Alice Kerr (R) 20,545 56.6%
James E. Keller (D) 15,751 43.4%

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Kerr is available dating back to 1998. Based on available campaign finance records, Kerr raised a total of $777,678 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 7, 2013.[5]

Alice Kerr's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Kentucky State Senate, District 12 Not up for election $2,800
2010 Kentucky State Senate, District 12 Won $172,703
2008 Kentucky State Senate, District 12 Not up for election $1,250
2006 Kentucky State Senate, District 12 Won $335,884
2004 Kentucky State Senate, District 12 Not up for election $0
2002 Kentucky State Senate, District 12 Won $158,824
2000 Kentucky State Senate, District 12 Not up for election $850
1998 Kentucky State Senate, District 12 Won $105,367
Grand Total Raised $777,678

2012

Kerr was not up for election to the Kentucky State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Kerr raised a total of $2,800.
Kentucky State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Alice Kerr's campaign in 2012
Merck Employees Pac (Merck Pac)$500
Total Raised in 2012$2,800
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Kerr won re-election to the Kentucky State Senate in 2010. During that election cycle, Kerr raised a total of $172,703.

2008

Kerr was not up for election to the Kentucky State Senate in 2008. During that election cycle, Kerr raised a total of $1,250.

2006

Kerr won re-election to the Kentucky State Senate in 2006. During that election cycle, Kerr raised a total of $335,884.

2002

Kerr won re-election to the Kentucky State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Kerr raised a total of $158,824.
Kentucky State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Alice Kerr's campaign in 2012
Kentucky Republican Party$27,114
Anonymous$2,310
Kentucky Optometric Association$2,000
Ball, Don$2,000
Bailey, Catherine Todd$2,000
Total Raised in 2012$158,824
Source:Follow the Money

2000

Kerr was not up for election to the Kentucky State Senate in 2000. During that election cycle, Kerr raised a total of $850.

1998

Kerr won election to the Kentucky State Senate in 1998. During that election cycle, Kerr raised a total of $105,367.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Tim Philpot
Kentucky Senate District 12
1999–present
Succeeded by
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