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Jean Breaux
Jean Breaux.jpg
Indiana State Senate District 34
In office
Term ends
November 9, 2016
Years in position 9
Base salary$22,616.46/year
Per diem$152/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 8, 2016
AppointedDecember 2006
Term limitsNo
Bachelor'sIndiana Wesleyan University
OtherCertificates from the Economic Development Institute and the International Economic Development Council
Office website
Jean Breaux is a Democratic member of the Indiana State Senate, representing District 34 and serving as Assistant Minority Caucus Leader. She was first appointed to the chamber in December 2006. since her appointment in December 2006. She currently is an .

Breaux earned her B.S. in Business Administration from Indiana Wesleyan University. Her professional experience includes working for the Indiana Department of Commerce, the Community Development Corporation, and the Forest Manor Multi-Service Center.

Committee assignments


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

Indiana Committee Assignments, 2013
Environmental Affairs
Health and Provider Services
Homeland Security, Transportation and Veterans Affairs
Joint Rules
Local Government
Rules and Legislative Procedure


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


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



See also: Indiana State Senate elections, 2012

Breaux won re-election in the 2012 election for Indiana State Senate District 34. Breaux ran unopposed in the May 8 Democratic primaryand defeated Eric Scott (I) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012. [1][2]

Indiana State Senate, District 34, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJean Breaux Incumbent 100% 43,843
     Independent (Write-In) Eric "The Nobody" Scott 0% 0
Total Votes 43,843


On November 4, 2008, Democrat Jean Breaux won re-election to the Indiana State Senate District 34 receiving 40,830 votes, ahead of Republican James Leland Rainey receiving 4,804 votes.[3]

Indiana State Senate, District 34 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Jean Breaux (D) 40,830
James Leland Rainey (R) 4,804

Campaign donors


Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.


In 2008, Breaux collected $27,755 in donations.[4]

Listed below are those that contributed most to her campaign.

Donor Amount
AT&T $1,500
Billie Breaux $1,500
Indiana Beverage Alliance $1,300
Insurance Institute of Indiana $1,000
Indiana Statewide Association of Rural Electric Cooperatives $1,000

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Political offices
Preceded by
- Billie Breaux
Indiana State Senate District 34
Succeeded by