Matt Dollar

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Matt Dollar
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Georgia House of Representatives District 45
Incumbent
In office
January 13, 2003 - Present
Term ends
January 12, 2015
Years in position 11
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$17,342/year
Per diem$173/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2002
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Georgia
Personal
BirthdayNovember 30, 1977
Place of birthAtlanta, GA
ProfessionBusiness Consultant
Websites
Personal website
CandidateVerification
Matt Dollar is a Republican member of the Georgia House of Representatives, representing District 45. He was first elected to the chamber in 2002.

Biography

Dollar's professional experience includes working as a business consultant and commercial real estate broker.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Georgia Committee Assignments, 2013
Interstate Cooperation, Chair
Appropriations
Insurance
Legislative and Congressional Reapportionment
Transportation

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Issues

Presidential preference

2012

See also: Endorsements by state officials of presidential candidates in the 2012 election

Matt Dollar endorsed Newt Gingrich in the 2012 presidential election. [1]

Elections

2012

See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2012

Dollar ran in the 2012 election for Georgia House of Representatives District 45. Dollar defeated Nick Johnson and Cynthia M. Rozzo in the Republican primary on July 31, 2012.[2] The general election took place on November 6, 2012.[3][4] Dollar ran unopposed in the general election.[5]

Georgia House of Representatives, District 45, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMatt Dollar Incumbent 100% 23,639
Total Votes 23,639


Georgia House of Representatives District 45 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngMatt Dollar Incumbent 58% 6,162
Cynthia M. Rozzo 32% 3,397
Nick Johnson 10% 1,060
Total Votes 10,619

2010

See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2010

Dollar ran for re-election to the 45th District seat in 2010. He had no opposition in the July 20 primary. Dollar defeated Ruth Levy (D) in the general election. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[6]

Georgia House of Representatives District 45 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMatt Dollar Incumbent 74.8% 14,567
     Democratic Ruth Levy 25.2% 4,904
Total Votes 19,471

2008

In 2008 Dollar was re-elected to the Georgia House of Representatives District 45. Dollar (R) finished with 18,056 votes while his opponent Ruth Levy (D) finished with 7,615 votes.[7] Dollar raised $85,311 for his campaign fund.[8]

Georgia House of Representatives District 45 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMatt Dollar Incumbent 70.3% 18,056
     Democratic Ruth Levy 29.7% 7,615
Total Votes 25,671

2006

On November 7, 2006, Dollar won re-election to District 45 of the Georgia House of Representatives against Darryl Wilson (D).[9]

Georgia House of Representatives District 45 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMatt Dollar Incumbent 72.3% 12,811
     Democratic Darryl Wilson 27.7% 4,905
Total Votes 17,716

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Dollar is available dating back to 2002. Based on available campaign finance records, Dollar raised a total of $332,831 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 23, 2013.[10]

Matt Dollar's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Georgia State House, District 45 Won $87,847
2010 Georgia State House, District 45 Won $48,356
2008 Georgia State House, District 45 Won $85,311
2006 Georgia State House, District 45 Won $62,080
2004 Georgia State House, District 45 Won $30,150
2002 Georgia State House, District 31 Won $19,087
Grand Total Raised $332,831

2012

Dollar won re-election to the Georgia House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Dollar raised a total of $87,847.
Georgia House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Matt Dollar's campaign in 2012
Ralston for Representative$5,000
Georgia Trial Lawyers Association$3,500
Georgia House Republican Trust$2,500
Friends of Jan Jones$2,500
Larry Oneal Campaign Fund$2,500
Total Raised in 2012$87,847
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Dollar won re-election to the Georgia House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Dollar raised a total of $48,356.

2008

Dollar won re-election to the Georgia House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, Dollar raised a total of $85,311.

2006

Dollar won re-election to the Georgia House of Representatives in 2006. During that election cycle, Dollar raised a total of $62,080.

2004

Dollar won re-election to the Georgia House of Representatives in 2004. During that election cycle, Dollar raised a total of $30,150.

2002

Dollar won election to the Georgia House of Representatives in 2002. During that election cycle, Dollar raised a total of $19,087.

Personal

Dollar has served as Secretary/Treasurer for the Cobb County Delegation, and is a member of the World Congress Building Authority.[11]

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Georgia House of Representatives District 45
2003–present
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