Gerald Gay

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Gerald Gay
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Wyoming State House, District 36
Incumbent
In office
2011 - Present
Term ends
January 5, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$150/day
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Wyoming, 1980
Personal
Birthday07/22/1956
Place of birthCasper, WY
ReligionCatholic
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Gerald Gay is a Republican member of the Wyoming House of Representatives, representing District 36. He was first elected in 2010.

A retired engineer, Gay spent his career working in the oil industry. He studied physical science at Casper College, and earned a BS in chemical engineering at the University of Wyoming.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Wyoming Committee Assignments, 2013
Travel, Recreation, Wildlife and Cultural Resources
Corporations, Elections and Political Subdivisions
Joint Travel, Recreation, Wildlife and Cultural Resources
Joint Corporations, Elections and Political Subdivisions

2011-2012

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

Elections

2012

See also: Wyoming House of Representatives elections, 2012

Gay won re-election in the 2012 election for the Wyoming House of Representatives District 36. He ran unopposed in the Republican primary on August 21[1] and was also unopposed in the general election on November 6, 2012.[2]

Wyoming House of Representatives, District 36, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngGerald Gay Incumbent 95.7% 2,802
     Write-Ins Various 4.3% 126
Total Votes 2,928

2010

See also: Wyoming House of Representatives elections, 2010

Gay defeated Democrat incumbent Mary Hales in the general election on November 2, 2010. He defeated Republican David Florence in the August 17, 2010 primary election. [3][4]

Wyoming House of Representatives, District 36, General election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Gerald Gay (R) 1,500
Mary Hales (D) 1,033
Wyoming House of Representatives, District 36 Republican Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Gerald Gay (R) 742
David W. Florence (R) 400

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Gay is available dating back to 2000. Based on available campaign finance records, Gay raised a total of $33,516 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 11, 2013.[5]

Gerald Gay's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Wyoming State House, District 36 Won $800
2010 Wyoming State House, District 36 Won $13,900
2006 Wyoming State House, District 36 Defeated $7,175
2004 Wyoming State House, District 36 Won $7,020
2002 Wyoming State House, District 36 Defeated $1,310
2000 Wyoming State House, District 36 Won $3,311
Grand Total Raised $33,516

2012

Gay won re-election to the Wyoming State House in 2012. During that election cycle, Gay raised a total of $800.
Wyoming State House 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Gerald Gay's campaign in 2012
CenturyLink$200
Wyoming Stockgrowers Association$100
ExxonMobil$100
Petroleum Association of Wyoming$100
Wyoming Trucking Association$100
Total Raised in 2012$800
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Gay won election to the Wyoming State House in 2010. During that election cycle, Gay raised a total of $13,900.

2006

Gay lost the election for the Wyoming State House in 2006. During that election cycle, Gay raised a total of $7,175.

2004

Gay won election to the Wyoming State House in 2004. During that election cycle, Gay raised a total of $7,020.

2002

Gay lost the election for the Wyoming State House in 2002. During that election cycle, Gay raised a total of $1,310.

2000

Gay won election to the Wyoming State House in 2000. During that election cycle, Gay raised a total of $3,311.

Personal

Gay is divorced, and has one child.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Mary Hales
Wyoming House of Representatives District 34
2010-present
Succeeded by
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