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{{tnr}}'''Galen Higdon, Jr.''' (b. May 30, 1954) is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Missouri House of Representatives]], representing District 29 from 2011 to 2013, and District 11 since January 7, 2013.
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{{tnr}}'''Galen Higdon, Jr.''' (b. May 30, 1954) is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Missouri House of Representatives]], representing District 11.  He was first elected to the chamber in 2010.
  
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==Biography==
 
Higdon's professional experience includes working as a deputy at the Buchanan County Sheriff's Department.
 
Higdon's professional experience includes working as a deputy at the Buchanan County Sheriff's Department.
  
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===2011-2012===
 
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Higdon served on these committees:
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==Elections==
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==Election history==
 
===2012===
 
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===2010===
 
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In 2010, a year in which Higdon was up for re-election, he collected $54,393 in donations.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=MO&y=2010&f=H 2010 campaign contributions]</ref>
 
In 2010, a year in which Higdon was up for re-election, he collected $54,393 in donations.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=MO&y=2010&f=H 2010 campaign contributions]</ref>
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==Personal==
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Higdon and his wife, Lou Anne, have three children.
  
 
==Recent news==
 
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==Personal==
 
Higdon and his wife, Lou Anne, have three children.
 
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
 
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*[http://www.house.mo.gov/member.aspx?year=2013&district=011 House site]
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*[http://www.house.mo.gov/member.aspx?year=2013&district=011 Office website]
*[http://www.galenhigdon.com/Site/About_Me.html campaign site]
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*[http://www.galenhigdon.com/ Campaign website]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=123644 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=123644 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=123644 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=123644 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
* Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=121316 2010]
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*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=121316 2010]
*[http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=274334954731 Facebook profile]
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*[http://mcvr.mo.gov/Elections/CandidatesonWeb/default.aspx List of candidates certified for the August 3, 2010 primary in Missouri]
* [http://mcvr.mo.gov/Elections/CandidatesonWeb/default.aspx List of candidates certified for the August 3, 2010 primary in Missouri]
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==References==
 
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Revision as of 18:56, 18 June 2013

Galen Higdon, Jr
Galen Higdon, Jr.jpg
Missouri House of Representatives, District 11
Incumbent
In office
2011 - present
Term ends
January 5, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$35,915/year
Per diem$104/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Personal
BirthdayMay 30, 1954
ProfessionRetired
ReligionCatholic
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Galen Higdon, Jr. (b. May 30, 1954) is a Republican member of the Missouri House of Representatives, representing District 11. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010.

Biography

Higdon's professional experience includes working as a deputy at the Buchanan County Sheriff's Department.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Missouri Committee Assignments, 2013
Crime Prevention and Public Safety
Judiciary
Ways and Means, Vice-chair

2011-2012

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

Election history

2012

See also: Missouri House of Representatives elections, 2012

Higdon won re-election in the 2012 election for Missouri House of Representatives, District 11. Higdon ran unopposed in the August 7 Republican primary and ran unopposed in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[1][2]

2010

See also: Missouri House of Representatives elections, 2010

On November 2, 2010 Higdon won election to the Missouri House of Representatives.

Missouri House of Representatives, District 29 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Galen Higdon, Jr (R) 6,942
Bill Caldwell (D) 3,908

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, a year in which Higdon was up for re-election, he collected $54,393 in donations.[3]

His four largest contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
House Republican Campaign Cmte of Missouri $19,835
Stevenson, David $2,520
Citizens for Brad Lager $2,000
Schaaf for Senate $1,000

Personal

Higdon and his wife, Lou Anne, have three children.

Recent news

This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term Galen + Higdon + Missouri + Legislature

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Missouri House of Representatives District 11
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Missouri House of Representatives District 29
2011–2013
Succeeded by
Noel Torpey (R)