|Georgia State Senate District 50|
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Butterworth has served as a Pilot in the United States Air Force and the Georgia Air National Guard. Butterworth earned his BA in Political Science from the University of Georgia.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Butterworth served on the following committees:
- Appropriations Committee, Georgia State Senate
- Banking and Financial Institutions Committee, Georgia State Senate, Vice Chair
- Higher Education Committee, Georgia State Senate, Chair
- Natural Resources and the Environment Committee, Georgia State Senate
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Butterworth served on the following committees:
- Economic Development Committee, Georgia State Senate
- Education and Youth Committee, Georgia State Senate
- Retirement Committee, Georgia State Senate
- State and Local Governmental Operations Committee, Georgia State Senate
- Veterans, Military and Homeland Security Committee, Georgia State Senate
- See also: Georgia State Senate elections, 2010
| Georgia State Senate, District 50 |
2010 General election results
|Jim Butterworth (R)||36,042||100.0%|
He defeated Terry Rogers in the July 20 primary.
|Georgia State Senate, District 50 - Republican Primary (2010)|
On November 4, 2008, Butterworth won election to the Georgia Senate from Georgia's 50th Senate district. Butterworth ran unopposed in the general election, and he received 51,409 votes. Butterworth raised $32,727 for his campaign.
In 2008, Butterworth collected $32,727 in campaign contributions. The five largest contributors to his campaign were as follows:
|Home Builders Association of Georgia||$3,450|
|Friends of Ralph Hudgens||$2,300|
|Georgia Association of Realtors||$1,500|
Butterworth and his wife, Amy, have three children.
- Jim Butterworth's personal website
- Biography from the Georgia State Senate website
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2008
- Jim Butterworth on Facebook
- Atlanta Journal Constitution, "Jim ‘B-1′ Butterworth tapped as new head of Ga. National Guard," September 6, 2011
- Georgia Secretary of State - 2010 Election results
- Georgia Secretary of State, "Official Results of the Tuesday, July 20, 2010 General Primary Election"
- Georgia Senate official election results for 2008
- District 50 Georgia Senate candidate funds, 2008
- 2008 contributions to Jim Butterworth
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