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}}{{tnr}}'''Keith Grover''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Utah House of Representatives]], representing District 61. He was first elected to the chamber in 2006.  
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}}{{tnr}}'''Keith Grover''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Utah House of Representatives]], representing [[Utah House of Representatives District 61|District 61]]. He was first elected to the chamber in 2006.  
  
 
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Grover won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Utah House of Representatives elections, 2012|Utah House of Representatives]] District 61.  He ran unopposed in the June 26 Republican primary and defeated [[Robert Patterson]] (D) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://elections.utah.gov/election-resources/2012-candidate-filings#House Utah 2012 candidate filings]</ref>
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Grover won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Utah House of Representatives elections, 2012|Utah House of Representatives]] District 61.  He ran unopposed in the June 26 Republican primary and defeated [[Robert Patterson]] (D) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://elections.utah.gov/election-resources/2012-candidate-filings#House ''Lieutenant Governor's Office,'' "Utah 2012 candidate filings," accessed March 29, 2014]</ref>
  
 
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===2010===
 
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On November 2, 2010 Grover won re-election to the [[Utah House of Representatives]], District 61<ref>[http://electionresults.utah.gov/xmlData/State_House.html Utah House of Representatives election results]</ref>.
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On November 2, 2010, Grover won re-election to the [[Utah House of Representatives]], District 61.<ref>[http://electionresults.utah.gov/xmlData/State_House.html ''Utah Election Results,'' "Utah House of Representatives election results," accessed March 29, 2014]</ref>
  
 
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===2008===
 
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On November 4, 2008, Grover won re-election to the [[Utah House of Representatives]], District 61 defeating opponent Deon Turley (D).<ref>[http://elections.utah.gov/electionresults.html 2008 Election Results, Utah House of Representatives]</ref>
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On November 4, 2008, Grover won re-election to the [[Utah House of Representatives]], District 61 defeating opponent Deon Turley (D).
  
Grover raised $29,073 for his campaign while Turley raised $12,872.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=UT&y=2008 2008 Utah Election Fundraising, Candidates]</ref>
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Grover raised $29,073 for his campaign while Turley raised $12,872.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=UT&y=2008 ''Follow the Money,'' "2008 Utah Election Fundraising, Candidates," accessed March 29, 2014]</ref>
  
 
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::''See also: [[The 2013 Libertas Institute Legislative Index]]''
 
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The Libertas Institute is a libertarian-leaning think tank located in Utah.<ref>[http://libertasutah.org/resources/legislator-indexes/ Libertas Institute: "Legislator Indexes," accessed January 21, 2014]</ref> Each year the organization releases a Legislative Index for Utah State Representatives and Senators.
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The Libertas Institute is a libertarian-leaning think tank located in Utah.<ref>[http://libertasutah.org/resources/legislator-indexes/ ''Libertas Institute,'' "Legislator Indexes," accessed January 21, 2014]</ref> Each year the organization releases a Legislative Index for Utah State Representatives and Senators.
  
 
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==See Also==
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*[[Utah State Legislature]]
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*[[Utah House of Representatives]]
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*[[Utah House of Representatives#House Committees|Utah House of Representatives Committees]]
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*[[Utah State Legislature#Joint legislative committees|Utah Joint Committees]]
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*[[Utah House of Representatives District 61]]
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==External links==
 
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*[http://www.le.state.ut.us/house2/detail.jsp?i=GROVEK Utah House of Representatives - Rep. Keith Grover]  
 
*[http://www.le.state.ut.us/house2/detail.jsp?i=GROVEK Utah House of Representatives - Rep. Keith Grover]  
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*[http://openstates.org/ut/legislators/UTL000058/keith-grover/ Profile from Open States]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=65348 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=65348 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=65348 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=65348 Biography from Project Vote Smart]

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Keith Grover
Keith Grover.jpg
Utah House of Representatives District 61
Incumbent
In office
2007 - Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 7
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$117/day
Per diem$96/day (lodging)
$61/day (meals)
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2006
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sBrigham Young University
Master'sUniversity of Utah
OtherEd.D., University of Utah/Walden University
Personal
Place of birthProvo, UT
ProfessionJunior High Administrator, Alpine School District
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Keith Grover is a Republican member of the Utah House of Representatives, representing District 61. He was first elected to the chamber in 2006.

Biography

Grover earned his B.S. from Brigham Young University. He went on to receive his M.Ed. from the University of Utah.

Grover is an Administrator.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Utah Committee Assignments, 2013
Government Operations
Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Grover served on the following committees:

Elections

2014

See also: Utah House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Utah House of Representatives will take place in 2014. A primary election took place June 24, 2014. The general election will be held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 20, 2014. Robert Patterson was unopposed in the Democratic convention. Incumbent Keith Grover was unopposed in the Republican convention. Patterson and Grover will face off in the general election.[1]

2012

See also: Utah House of Representatives elections, 2012

Grover won re-election in the 2012 election for Utah House of Representatives District 61. He ran unopposed in the June 26 Republican primary and defeated Robert Patterson (D) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[2]

Utah House of Representatives, District 61, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngKeith Grover Incumbent 78.4% 8,786
     Democratic Robert Patterson 21.6% 2,422
Total Votes 11,208

2010

On November 2, 2010, Grover won re-election to the Utah House of Representatives, District 61.[3]

Utah House of Representatives, District 61 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Keith Grover (R) 4,374
Deon S. Turley (D) 2,349

2008

On November 4, 2008, Grover won re-election to the Utah House of Representatives, District 61 defeating opponent Deon Turley (D).

Grover raised $29,073 for his campaign while Turley raised $12,872.[4]

Utah State House of Representatives, District 61 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Keith Grover (R) 7,100
Deon Turley (D) 3,907

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Grover is available dating back to 2006. Based on available campaign finance records, Grover raised a total of $100,419 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 18, 2013.[5]

Keith Grover's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Utah State House, District 61 Won $34,180
2010 Utah State House, District 61 Won $19,421
2008 Utah State House, District 61 Won $29,073
2006 Utah State House, District 61 Won $17,745
Grand Total Raised $100,419

2012

Grover won re-election to the Utah House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Grover raised a total of $34,180.
Utah House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Keith Grover's campaign in 2012
Grover, Keith$10,000
Utah Association Of Realtors$3,000
Altria$1,500
Utah County Republican Party$1,500
Utah Manufacturers Association$1,300
Total Raised in 2012$34,180
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Grover won re-election to the Utah House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Grover raised a total of $19,421.

2008

Grover won re-election to the Utah House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, Grover raised a total of $29,073.

2006

Grover won election to the Utah House of Representatives in 2006. During that election cycle, Grover raised a total of $17,745.

Scorecards

The Libertas Institute Index

See also: The 2013 Libertas Institute Legislative Index

The Libertas Institute is a libertarian-leaning think tank located in Utah.[6] Each year the organization releases a Legislative Index for Utah State Representatives and Senators.

2010

Keith Grover received an index rating of 87%.

2011

Keith Grover received an index rating of 60%.

2012

Keith Grover received an index rating of 59%.

2013

Keith Grover received an index rating of 62%.

The Sutherland Institute Scorecard

See also: The 2012 Sutherland Institute Legislative Score Card

The Sutherland Institute, "a conservative public policy think tank" in Utah, releases its Scorecard for Utah State Representatives and Senators once a year. The Score Card gives each legislator a score based on how they voted in the prior legislative term on specific issues which the Sutherland Institute thought were pro-conservative policies.[7]

2012

Keith Grover received a score of 100% in the 2012 scorecard.[8]

Personal

Grover and his wife, Julie, have three children.

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