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Lee B. Perry
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Utah House of Representatives District 29
Incumbent
In office
2011 - Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$117/day
Per diem$96/day (lodging)
$61/day (meals)
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sColumbia College, 1999
Personal
BirthdayAugust 10, 1966
Place of birthBrigham City, UT
ProfessionPolice Officer
ReligionThe Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Lee B. Perry is a Republican member of the Utah House of Representatives, representing District 29. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010. He represented District 2 from 2011 to 2013, and District 29 since January 1, 2013.

Biography

Perry received his B.A. from Columbia College-Salt Lake. Before his election, Perry served as a police officer for the Utah Highway Patrol.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Utah Committee Assignments, 2013
Government Operations
Judiciary, Vice-chair
Rules

2011-2012

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

Elections

2012

See also: Utah House of Representatives elections, 2012

Perry won re-election in the 2012 election for Utah House of Representatives District 29 due to redistricting. Perry defeated District 6 incumbent Brad J Galvez in the June 26 Republican primary and defeated Heidi Bitton (D) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[1][2][3]

Utah House of Representatives, District 29, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngLee Perry Incumbent 79.8% 11,525
     Democratic Heidi Bitton 20.2% 2,910
Total Votes 14,435


Utah House of Representatives District 29 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngLee B. Perry Incumbent 61.4% 2,287
Brad J Galvez Incumbent 38.6% 1,440
Total Votes 3,727

2010

See also: Utah House of Representatives elections, 2010

Perry defeated Becky Maddox (C) in the November 2 general election[4].

Utah House of Representatives, District 2 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Lee B. Perry (R) 7,160
Becky Maddox (C) 1,771

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Perry is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Perry raised a total of $52,212 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 15, 2013.[5]

Lee B. Perry's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Utah State House, District 29 Won $36,954
2010 Utah State House, District 2 Won $15,258
Grand Total Raised $52,212

2012

Perry won re-election to the Utah House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Perry raised a total of $36,954.
Utah House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Lee B. Perry's campaign in 2012
Box Elder County Republican Party$7,500
2010 Account Balance Transfer$4,369
Utah House Republican Elections Cmte$2,500
Utah Association Of Realtors$1,500
Valeo Inc$1,200
Total Raised in 2012$36,954
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Perry won election to the Utah House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Perry raised a total of $15,258.

Scorecards

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.[6]

2012

Lee Perry received a score of 85% in the 2012 scorecard.[7]

Personal

Perry and his wife, Kathy, have four children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Utah House of Representatives District 29
2013-present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Utah House of Representatives District 2
2011-2013
Succeeded by
David Lifferth (R)