Edward Walker

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Edward Walker
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Montana State Senate District 29
Incumbent
In office
2011-Present
Term ends
January 5, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$82.64/day
Per diem$105.31/day
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits8 years in any 16-year period
Education
Bachelor'sMontana State University
Master'sUniversity of Denver
Personal
Place of birthButte, MT
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Edward Walker is a Republican member of the Montana State Senate. He has represented District 29 since 2011.

Walker received his master's in public policy from University of Denver. He also received a BS in Economics from Montana State University.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Montana Committee Assignments, 2013
Committees
Energy and Telecommunications
Finance and Claims, Vice Chair
Natural Resources
Judicial Branch, Law Enforcement, and Justice, Vice Chair

2011-2012

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

Issues

Presidential preference

2012

See also: Endorsements by state officials of presidential candidates in the 2012 election

Edward Walker endorsed Mitt Romney in the 2012 presidential election. [1]

Elections

2010

See also: Montana State Senate elections, 2010

On November 2, 2010, Walker won election to the Montana State Senate, defeating Friedrick Schweitzer. Walker defeated Penny Morgan in the primary.

Montana State Senate, District 29 General election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Edward Walker (R) 5,865
Shirley Hanson (D) 2,906

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, a year in which Walker was up for re-election, he collected $24,475 in donations.[2]

His largest contributor in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
Yellowstone County Republican Women's Club $1,250
Edward Walker $1,000

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Personal

Walker and his wife, Kathleen, have five children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Daniel McGee
Montana Senate District 29
2011–present
Succeeded by
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