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Revision as of 16:51, 7 September 2013

Jim Wheeler
Jim Wheeler.jpg
Nevada State Assembly, District 39
Incumbent
In office
February 4, 2013 - present
Term ends
November 5, 2014
Years in position 1
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$146.29/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits6 terms (12 years)
Military service
Service/branchU.S. Air Force
Years of service1975 - 1977
Personal
Place of birthLos Angeles, California
ProfessionBusinessman/former law enforcement
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Jim Wheeler (b. 1953) is a Republican member of the Nevada State Assembly, representing District 39. He was first elected to the chamber in . 2013.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Nevada Committee Assignments, 2013
Judiciary
Natural Resources, Agriculture, and Mining
Transportation

Issues

Campaign themes

2012

Wheeler calls himself "a true believer in fiscal responsibility and minimal government," having signed a "Taxpayer Protection Pledge." He voices support for public education with control at the local level, and a "free market approach" to advancing renewable energy.[1]

Elections

2012

See also: Nevada State Assembly elections, 2012

Wheeler ran in the 2012 election for Nevada State Assembly, District 39. Wheeler defeated incumbent Kelly Kite and Gary Roger Schmidt in the June 12 primary election and defeated David Schumann (Independent American) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3][4][5]

Nevada State Assembly, District 39, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJim Wheeler 74.2% 22,546
     Independent American David Schumann 25.8% 7,842
Total Votes 30,388
Nevada State Assembly, District 39 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJim Wheeler 37.7% 2,718
Kelly Kite Incumbent 35% 2,526
Gary Roger Schmidt 27.3% 1,971
Total Votes 7,215

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Wheeler is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Wheeler raised a total of $50,093 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 26, 2013.[6]

Jim Wheeler's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Nevada State Assembly, District 39 Won $50,093
Grand Total Raised $50,093

2012

Wheeler won election to the Nevada State Assembly in 2012. During that election cycle, Wheeler raised a total of $50,093.
Nevada State Assembly 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Jim Wheeler's campaign in 2012
Starrett, Thomas$3,500
Nevada Association of Realtors$3,000
Park Cattle Ranch$2,500
MGM Mirage$2,500
South Point Hotel & Casino$2,500
Total Raised in 2012$50,093
Source:Follow the Money

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Preceded by
Kelly Kite (R)
Nevada State Assembly District 39
2013–present
Succeeded by
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