John Eklund, Jr.
|John Eklund, Jr.|
|Wyoming State House, District 10|
| 2011 - Present|
|January 5, 2015|
|Years in position ||4|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Bachelor's||University of Wyoming, 1974|
|Place of birth||Cheyenne, WY|
is a Republican
member of the Wyoming House of Representatives
, District 10. He was first elected in 2010.
Before assuming office, Eklund worked as a rancher. He earned a BS at the University of Wyoming.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Eklund served on the following committees:
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Eklund served on the following committees:
- See also: Wyoming House of Representatives elections, 2012
Eklund won re-election in the 2012 election for the Wyoming House of Representatives District 10. He defeated Donn Edmunds in the Republican primary on August 21 and was unopposed in the general election on November 6, 2012.
|Wyoming House of Representatives, District 10, General Election, 2012
||John Eklund Incumbent
|Wyoming House of Representatives, District 10 Republican Primary, 2012
John Eklund, Jr. Incumbent
| Donn Edmunds
- See also: Wyoming House of Representatives elections, 2010
Eklund defeated Democrat Gary Roadifer for the open seat in the general election on November 2, 2010. He defeated Republican Donn Edmunds in the primary.
| Wyoming House of Representatives, District 10, General election (2010)
| John Eklund, Jr. (R)
| Gary Roadifer (D)
| Wyoming House of Representatives, District 10 Republican Primary (2010)
| John Eklund Jr. (R)
| Donn L. Edmunds (R)
Comprehensive donor information for Eklund is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Eklund raised a total of $10,745 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 10, 2013.
Eklund won re-election to the Wyoming State House in 2012. During that election cycle, Eklund raised a total of $2,950
|Wyoming State House 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to John Eklund, Jr.'s campaign in 2012|
|Union Pacific Railroad||$500|
|Black Hills Corp.||$400|
|Wyoming Trucking Association||$300|
|Wyoming Rural Electric Association||$250|
|Cloud Peak Energy||$250|
|Total Raised in 2012||$2,950|
|Source:Follow the Money
Eklund won election to the Wyoming State House in 2010. During that election cycle, Eklund raised a total of $7,795
|Wyoming State House 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to John Eklund, Jr.'s campaign in 2010|
|Eklund, Sr., John||$1,589|
|Laramie Republican Party Central Committee||$500|
|Wyoming Stockgrowers Association||$400|
|Total Raised in 2010||$7,795|
|Source:Follow the Money
Eklund and his wife, Suzy, have three children.
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- ↑ Wyoming Secretary of State "2012 Candidate List
- ↑ Wyoming Secretary of State, "2010 Primary Candidates Roster,"retrieved July 25, 2010
- ↑ Official General Election results, 2010
- ↑ followthemoney.org, "Eklund, Jr., John" Accessed June 10, 2013
- ↑ Project Vote Smart, "Representative John Eklund, Jr.'s Biography," accessed August 18, 2012
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