Douglas Gutwein

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Douglas Gutwein
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Indiana House of Representatives
District 16
Incumbent
In office
2008 - present
Term ends
November 5, 2014
Years in position 6
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$22,660.46/year
Per diem$152/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 4, 2008
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Army
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Douglas Gutwein is a Republican member of the Indiana House of Representatives, representing District 16. He was first elected to the chamber in 2008.

Gutwein's professional experience includes working as a city mail carrier and small business owner. He served in the United States Army.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Indiana Committee Assignments, 2013
Agriculture and Rural Development
Employment, Labor and Pensions, Chair
Veterans Affairs and Public Safety

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Gutwein served on these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Gutwein served on these committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Indiana House of Representatives elections, 2012

Gutwein won re-election in the 2012 election for Indiana House of Representatives District 16. Gutwein defeated Diana J. Boersma in the May 8 Republican primary and defeated Richard Ludington (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012. [1][2]

Indiana House of Representatives, District 16, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDouglas Gutwein Incumbent 59% 14,409
     Democratic Richard Ludington 41% 10,029
Total Votes 24,438


Indiana House of Representatives, District 16 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngDouglas Gutwein Incumbent 56.1% 4,769
Diana Boersma 43.9% 3,731
Total Votes 8,500

Endorsements

Gutwein was endorsed by the National Rifle Association in the State House race in 2012.[3] Gutwein was also endorsed by the Indiana Right to Life PAC on May 2, 2012.[4]

2010

See also: Indiana House of Representatives elections, 2010

Gutwein defeated Democratic candidate Bill Reutebuch by a margin of 12,481 to 5,485 in the November 2 general election. [5]

In the May 4 primary election, Gutwein defeated Richard Kellenbach by a margin of 5,882 to 2,947 votes. [6]


Indiana House of Representatives, District 16 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Douglas Gutwein (R) 12,481
Bill Reutebuch (D) 5,485

2008

On November 4, 2008, Republican Douglas Gutwein won re-election to the Indiana House of Representatives District 16 receiving 15,179 votes, ahead of Democrat William R. Reutebuch Jr. who received 10,098 votes.[7]

Indiana House of Representatives, District 16 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Douglas Gutwein (R) 15,179
William R. Reutebuch Jr. (D) 10,098

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Gutwein is available dating back to 2008. Based on available campaign finance records, Gutwein raised a total of $128,748 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 9, 2013.[8]

Douglas Gutwein's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Indiana State House, District 16 Won $66,098
2010 Indiana State House, District 16 Won $45,954
2008 Indiana State House, District 16 Won $16,696
Grand Total Raised $128,748

2012

Gutwein won re-election to the Indiana House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Gutwein raised a total of $66,098.
Indiana House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Douglas Gutwein's campaign in 2012
House Republican Campaign Cmte of Indiana$11,855
Indiana Manufacturers Association$4,000
Associated Builders & Contractors of Indiana$2,000
Insurance Institute of Indiana$1,500
Indiana Builders Association$1,500
Total Raised in 2012$66,098
Source:Follow the Money

2010

In 2010, Gutwein collected $45,954 in donations. The top contributors are as follows:[9]

Indiana House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Douglas Gutwein's campaign in 2010
Overmyer, Chris$5,000
Gutwein, Elden$2,000
Indiana Beverage Alliance$1,000
Associated Builders & Contractors Of Indiana$1,000
Indiana Farm Bureau$1,000
Total Raised in 2010 $45,954

2008

In 2008, Gutwein collected $16,696 in donations.[10]

Listed below are those that contributed most to his campaign.

Donor Amount
Friends of Eric Gutwein $3,000
FTC Products Corp $3,000
Elden Gutwein $3,000
AT&T $1,000

Personal

He is a member of the American Legion, and President/member of the Francesville Town Board.[11]

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Indiana House of Representatives District 16
2008–present
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