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}}{{tnr}}'''Earl D. Tanner''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Utah House of Representatives]], representing District 43. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Earl D. Tanner''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Utah House of Representatives]], representing [[Utah House of Representatives District 43|District 43]]. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
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===Campaign themes===
 
===Campaign themes===
 
====2012====
 
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Tanner's website highlighted the following campaign themes:<ref name=website>[http://www.tannerforhouse.com/ "tannerforhouse," Official Campaign Website]</ref>
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Tanner's website highlighted the following campaign themes:<ref name=website>[http://www.tannerforhouse.com/ ''tannerforhouse,'' "Official Campaign Website," accessed March 29, 2014]</ref>
  
*Excerpt:"Government still needs to be restrained.  The Legislature sets the limits on taxes, fees, ordinances, and regulations."
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*Excerpt: "Government still needs to be restrained.  The Legislature sets the limits on taxes, fees, ordinances, and regulations."
*Excerpt:"The unprincipled still prey on the vulnerable.  Elderly, low income, students, and investors, we all need sensible, conservative laws and enforcement."
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*Excerpt: "The unprincipled still prey on the vulnerable.  Elderly, low income, students, and investors, we all need sensible, conservative laws and enforcement."
*Excerpt:"Good jobs are still the highest priority.  Government should help reputable businesses find success, not make it harder."
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*Excerpt: "Good jobs are still the highest priority.  Government should help reputable businesses find success, not make it harder."
*Excerpt:"Education still needs funding and new ideas.  Our children and grandchildren are our future."
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*Excerpt: "Education still needs funding and new ideas.  Our children and grandchildren are our future."
*Excerpt:"Health, housing, and recreation are still works in progress."
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*Excerpt: "Health, housing, and recreation are still works in progress."
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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:: ''See also: [[Utah House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Utah House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
  
Tanner won election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Utah House of Representatives elections, 2012|Utah House of Representatives]] District 43.  Tanner defeated [[Peggy Jo Kennett]] and [[Ben Watson (Utah)|Ben Watson]] in the Republican convention and defeated [[Jeff Bell]] (D) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://elections.utah.gov/election-resources/2012-candidate-filings#House Utah 2012 candidate filings]</ref>
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Tanner won election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Utah House of Representatives elections, 2012|Utah House of Representatives]] District 43.  Tanner defeated [[Peggy Jo Kennett]] and [[Ben Watson (Utah)|Ben Watson]] in the Republican convention and defeated [[Jeff Bell]] (D) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://elections.utah.gov/election-resources/2012-candidate-filings#House ''Lieutenant Governor's Office,'' "Utah 2012 candidate filings," accessed March 29, 2014]</ref>
  
 
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|link=<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=1411490 ''Follow the Money,'' "Tanner, Earl," accessed June 15, 2013]</ref>
 
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::''See also: [[The 2013 Libertas Institute Legislative Index]]''
 
::''See also: [[The 2013 Libertas Institute Legislative Index]]''
 
    
 
    
The Libertas Institute is a libertarian-leaning think tank located in Utah.<ref>[http://libertasutah.org/resources/legislator-indexes/ Libertas Institute: "Legislator Indexes," accessed January 21, 2014]</ref> Each year the organization releases a Legislative Index for Utah State Representatives and Senators.
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The Libertas Institute is a libertarian-leaning think tank located in Utah.<ref>[http://libertasutah.org/resources/legislator-indexes/ ''Libertas Institute,'' "Legislator Indexes," accessed January 21, 2014]</ref> Each year the organization releases a Legislative Index for Utah State Representatives and Senators.
  
 
====2013====
 
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==See Also==
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*[[Utah State Legislature]]
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*[[Utah House of Representatives]]
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*[[Utah House of Representatives#House Committees|Utah House of Representatives Committees]]
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*[[Utah State Legislature#Joint legislative committees|Utah Joint Committees]]
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*[[Utah House of Representatives District 43]]
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
 
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*[http://www.le.state.ut.us/house2/detail.jsp?i=TANNEED Rep. Tanner's website]
 
*[http://www.le.state.ut.us/house2/detail.jsp?i=TANNEED Rep. Tanner's website]
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*[http://openstates.org/ut/legislators/UTL000131/earl-d-tanner/ Profile from Open States]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=137497 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=137497 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=137497 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=137497 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]

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Earl Tanner
Earl Tanner.jpg
Utah House of Representatives District 43
Incumbent
In office
January 1, 2013 - present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 2
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$117/day
Per diem$96/day (lodging)
$61/day (meals)
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Earl D. Tanner is a Republican member of the Utah House of Representatives, representing District 43. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Utah Committee Assignments, 2013
Revenue and Taxation
Transportation

Issues

Campaign themes

2012

Tanner's website highlighted the following campaign themes:[1]

  • Excerpt: "Government still needs to be restrained. The Legislature sets the limits on taxes, fees, ordinances, and regulations."
  • Excerpt: "The unprincipled still prey on the vulnerable. Elderly, low income, students, and investors, we all need sensible, conservative laws and enforcement."
  • Excerpt: "Good jobs are still the highest priority. Government should help reputable businesses find success, not make it harder."
  • Excerpt: "Education still needs funding and new ideas. Our children and grandchildren are our future."
  • Excerpt: "Health, housing, and recreation are still works in progress."

Elections

2014

See also: Utah House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Utah House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election took place on June 24, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 20, 2014. Diane Lewis was unopposed in the Democratic convention. Incumbent Earl Tanner was unopposed in the Republican convention. Tanner defeated Lewis in the general election.[2]

Utah House of Representatives District 43, General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngEarl Tanner Incumbent 57.5% 3,968
     Democratic Diane Lewis 42.5% 2,930
Total Votes 6,898

2012

See also: Utah House of Representatives elections, 2012

Tanner won election in the 2012 election for Utah House of Representatives District 43. Tanner defeated Peggy Jo Kennett and Ben Watson in the Republican convention and defeated Jeff Bell (D) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[3]

Utah House of Representatives, District 43, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngEarl Tanner 60.1% 7,113
     Democratic Jeff Bell 39.9% 4,726
Total Votes 11,839

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Tanner is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Tanner raised a total of $14,876 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 15, 2013.[4]

Earl Tanner's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Utah State House, District 43 Won $14,876
Grand Total Raised $14,876

2012

Tanner won election to the Utah House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Tanner raised a total of $14,876.

Scorecard

The Libertas Institute Index

See also: The 2013 Libertas Institute Legislative Index

The Libertas Institute is a libertarian-leaning think tank located in Utah.[5] Each year the organization releases a Legislative Index for Utah State Representatives and Senators.

2013

Earl Tanner received an index rating of 45%.

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