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name                = Clifton Richardson |
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|Name = Clifton Richardson
political position  = Louisiana House of Representatives District 65 |
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|Profile picture = Clifton Richardson.jpg
incumbency          = Incumbent |
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|Position = Louisiana House Of Representatives District 65
assumed office      = 2008 |
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|Status = Retired
term ends           = January 9, 2012 |
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|Tenure = 2008-2013
political party     = [[Republican]] |
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profession          = Owner/Manager, Rebel Electric Company |
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|Assumed office = 2008
website             = [http://house.louisiana.gov/H_Reps/members.asp?ID=65 House site] |
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|Political party = Republican
}}{{tnr}}'''Clifton Richardson''' is a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[Louisiana House of Representatives]].  He has represented the 65th District since 2008.
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|First elected = [[Louisiana House of Representatives elections, 2007|November 17, 2007]]
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}}{{tnr}}'''Clifton Richardson''' is a former [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[Louisiana House of Representatives]].  He has represented the 65th District from 2008-2013.
  
 
Richardson is the Owner and Manager of the Rebel Electric Company.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=94027 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Richardson]</ref>  
 
Richardson is the Owner and Manager of the Rebel Electric Company.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=94027 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Richardson]</ref>  
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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===2012-2013===
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In the 2012-2013 legislative session, Richardson served on the following committees:
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* [[Municipal, Parochial and Cultural Affairs Committee, Louisiana House of Representatives|Municipal, Parochial and Cultural Affairs]]
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* [[Natural Resources and Environment Committee, Louisiana House of Representatives|Natural Resources and Environment]]
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* [[Transportation, Highways and Public Works Committee, Louisiana House of Representatives|Transportation, Highways and Public Works]]
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===2010-2011===
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In the 2010-2011 legislative session, Richardson served on the following committees:
 
* [[Civil Law and Procedure Committee, Louisiana House of Representatives|Civil Law and Procedure]]
 
* [[Civil Law and Procedure Committee, Louisiana House of Representatives|Civil Law and Procedure]]
 
* [[Education Committee, Louisiana House of Representatives|Education]]
 
* [[Education Committee, Louisiana House of Representatives|Education]]
* [[Municipal Committee, Louisiana House of Representatives|Municipal]]
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* [[Municipal Committee, Louisiana House of Representatives|Municipal]]
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==Elections==
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===2011===
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::''See also: [[Louisiana House of Representatives elections, 2011]]''
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On October 22, 2011, Richardson won re-election to District 61 of the [[Louisiana House of Representatives]]. He ran unopposed in the October 22 primary election, assuring his re-election.
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===2007===
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In 2007, Richardson was elected to the [[Louisiana House of Representatives]]. He defeated Edward Clark.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_election_results.phtml?s=LA&y=2007#fHOUSE001 Official Louisiana House of Representatives 2007 General Election Results]</ref>
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  office = Louisiana House of Representatives General Election, District 65 (2007)}}
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|-
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| colspan="2" | {{won}} '''Clifton Richardson (R)'''
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| align="right" | '''8,610'''
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| colspan="2" | Edward Clark (R)
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| align="right" | 4,193
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|}
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==Campaign donors==
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===2011===
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In 2011, Richardson received $103,469 in campaign donations.  The top contributors are listed below.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=LA&y=2011&f=H Follow the Money - 2011 contributions]</ref>
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|Chamber = Louisiana House of Representatives
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 103469
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|total votes =
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|org1 = Bobby Jindal Campaign Cmte
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|org2 = Louisiana Home Builders Association
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|org3 = Louisiana Bankers Association
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|org4 = Louisiana Association Of Business & Industry
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|org5 = Louisiana Nursing Home Association
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|orgdonor1 = 2,500
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|orgdonor2 = 2,500
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|orgdonor3 = 2,500
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|orgdonor4 = 2,180
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|orgdonor5 = 1,750
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|}}
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===2007===
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In 2007, a year in which Richardson was up for election, he collected $81,004 in donations.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=95479 Follow the Money Campaign Contributions, 2007]</ref>
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His four largest contributors in 2007 were:
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| Louisiana Republican Legislative Delegation Campaign Committee
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| align="right" |  $5,000
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| Baton Rouge Area Chamber of Commerce
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| align="right" |  $5,000
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| Louisiana Home Builders Association
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| align="right" |  $2,500
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| [[Louisiana Association of Business & Industry]]
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| align="right" |  $2,500
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Revision as of 08:45, 20 March 2013

Clifton Richardson
Clifton Richardson.jpg
Louisiana House Of Representatives District 65
Retired
In office
2008-2013
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$16,800/year
Per diem$6,000/year for expenses; $152/per day per diem
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 19, 2011
First electedNovember 17, 2007
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limits3 terms (12 years)
Personal
ProfessionOwner/Manager, Rebel Electric Company
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Clifton Richardson is a former Republican member of the Louisiana House of Representatives. He has represented the 65th District from 2008-2013.

Richardson is the Owner and Manager of the Rebel Electric Company.[1]

Committee assignments

2012-2013

In the 2012-2013 legislative session, Richardson served on the following committees:

2010-2011

In the 2010-2011 legislative session, Richardson served on the following committees:

Elections

2011

See also: Louisiana House of Representatives elections, 2011

On October 22, 2011, Richardson won re-election to District 61 of the Louisiana House of Representatives. He ran unopposed in the October 22 primary election, assuring his re-election.

2007

In 2007, Richardson was elected to the Louisiana House of Representatives. He defeated Edward Clark.[2]

Louisiana House of Representatives General Election, District 65 (2007)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Clifton Richardson (R) 8,610
Edward Clark (R) 4,193

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Richardson received $103,469 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[3]

Louisiana House of Representatives 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Clifton Richardson's campaign in 2011
Bobby Jindal Campaign Cmte$2,500
Louisiana Home Builders Association$2,500
Louisiana Bankers Association$2,500
Louisiana Association Of Business & Industry$2,180
Louisiana Nursing Home Association$1,750
Total Raised in 2011 $103,469

2007

In 2007, a year in which Richardson was up for election, he collected $81,004 in donations.[4]

His four largest contributors in 2007 were:

Donor Amount
Louisiana Republican Legislative Delegation Campaign Committee $5,000
Baton Rouge Area Chamber of Commerce $5,000
Louisiana Home Builders Association $2,500
Louisiana Association of Business & Industry $2,500

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Louisiana House of Representatives District 65
2008–2013
Succeeded by
Barry Ivey (R)