Krayton Kerns

From Ballotpedia
Revision as of 08:49, 21 March 2013 by JoelW (Talk | contribs)

Jump to: navigation, search
Krayton Kerns
KraytonKerns.jpg
Montana House of Representatives, District 58
Incumbent
In office
2007 - present
Term ends
January 5, 2015
Years in position 7
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$82.64/day
Per diem$105.31/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2006
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Personal
Birthday04/26/1957
Place of birthSheridan, WY
ProfessionOwner/Veterinarian, Beartooth Veterinary Service
ReligionChristian
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Krayton Kerns (b. April 26, 1957) is a Republican member of the Montana House of Representatives, representing the 58th District since 2007. Kerns currently serves as a Minority Whip.

Kerns' professional experience includes working as the following; owner and veterinarian at Beartooth Veterinary Service; veterinarian at Laurel East Veterinary Service; and owner of Double Rafter Cattle Drives.

Kerns earned his DVM in veterinary medicine from Colorado State University in 1983 and his BS in microbiology from the University of Wyoming in 1979.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Montana Committee Assignments, 2013
Agriculture
Judiciary, Chair
Transportation

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: Montana House of Representatives elections, 2012

Kerns won re-election in the 2012 election for Montana House of Representatives, District 58. Kerns ran unopposed in the June 5 primary election and defeated Cole Olson (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[1][2]

Montana House of Representatives, District 58, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngKrayton Kerns Incumbent 58.5% 2,665
     Democratic Cole Olson 41.5% 1,889
Total Votes 4,554

2010

See also: Montana House of Representatives elections, 2010

On November 2, 2010 Kerns won election to the Montana House of Representatives. He did not have any opposition in the June 8 primary. Denise DuPont ran for the seat on the Democratic ticket. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.

Montana House of Representatives, District 58 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Krayton Kerns (R) 2,258
Denise DuPont (D) 1,297

2008

On November 4, 2008 Krayton Kerns won the seat to the Montana House of Representatives for District 58, receiving 2,345 votes.

Kerns raised $19,182 for his campaign.[3]

Montana House of Representatives, District 58
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Krayton Kerns (R) 2,345
Don Woerner (D) 2,319

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, a year in which Kerns was up for re-election, he collected $13,285 in donations.[4]

No contributions to his campaign were over $1,000.

Personal

Kerns and his wife, Druann, have three children.

Recent news

BallotpediaAvatar bigger.png
Know more information about this profile?
Submit a bio

This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term "Krayton + Kerns + Delaware + Senate"

All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.

  • Loading...

External links

Light Bulb Icon.svg.png
Suggest a link

References

Political offices
Preceded by
-
Montana House of Representatives District 58
2007–present
Succeeded by
N/A