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}}{{tnr}}'''Matt Mead''' is the 2010 [[Republican]] candidate for [[Governor]] of [[Wyoming]].  
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}}{{tnr}}'''Matt Mead''' is the 2010 [[Republican]] [[Governor|Governor-elect]] for [[Wyoming]]. He won [[Wyoming gubernatorial election, 2010|the election]] over [[Democratic Party|Democrat]] Leslie Petersen (25% of the vote) and Libertarian Mike Wheeler (3% of the vote), with 72% of the vote.<ref name=govelect>[http://wyoming.watchdog.org/2010/11/03/mead-taked-gov-race/ "Mead Taked Gov Race," ''Wyoming Watchdog'', November 3, 2010]</ref>
  
 
Mead is a rancher in Albany/Goshen County.  He previously served as United States Attorney for the State of Wyoming from 2001-2007, was Partner in a Private Law Practice from 1995-2001, and has been a Prosecutor in Campbell County, Special Assistant to the Attorney General in the State of Wyoming, and an Assistant United States Attorney.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=127254 Project Vote Smart biography of Matt Mead]</ref>
 
Mead is a rancher in Albany/Goshen County.  He previously served as United States Attorney for the State of Wyoming from 2001-2007, was Partner in a Private Law Practice from 1995-2001, and has been a Prosecutor in Campbell County, Special Assistant to the Attorney General in the State of Wyoming, and an Assistant United States Attorney.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=127254 Project Vote Smart biography of Matt Mead]</ref>
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==Elections==
 
==Elections==
 
===2010===
 
===2010===
 
 
:: ''See also: [[Wyoming gubernatorial election, 2010]]'' and ''[[Gubernatorial elections, 2010]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Wyoming gubernatorial election, 2010]]'' and ''[[Gubernatorial elections, 2010]]''
 
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Mead won the August 17 primary with 28.60% of the vote, defeating six other candidates.
 
Mead won the August 17 primary with 28.60% of the vote, defeating six other candidates.
  
He will face [[Leslie Petersen]] (D), [[Mike Wheeler]] (L), and [[Taylor Haynes]] (C) in the general election on [[November 2, 2010 election results|November 2, 2010]].
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He faced [[Leslie Petersen]] (D), [[Mike Wheeler]] (L), and [[Taylor Haynes]] (C) in the general election on [[November 2, 2010 election results|November 2, 2010]], defeating them.<ref name=govelect/>
 
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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
* [http://www.meadforgovernor.com/ Matt Mead for Governor campaign website]
 
* [http://www.meadforgovernor.com/ Matt Mead for Governor campaign website]

Revision as of 14:14, 3 November 2010

Matt Mead
Matt Mead.jpg
Candidate for Wyoming Governor
Political party Republican
Profession Rancher
Website Campaign website
Matt Mead is the 2010 Republican Governor-elect for Wyoming. He won the election over Democrat Leslie Petersen (25% of the vote) and Libertarian Mike Wheeler (3% of the vote), with 72% of the vote.[1]

Mead is a rancher in Albany/Goshen County. He previously served as United States Attorney for the State of Wyoming from 2001-2007, was Partner in a Private Law Practice from 1995-2001, and has been a Prosecutor in Campbell County, Special Assistant to the Attorney General in the State of Wyoming, and an Assistant United States Attorney.[2]

Elections

2010

See also: Wyoming gubernatorial election, 2010 and Gubernatorial elections, 2010

Wyoming Governor Elect Matt Mead Makes his Victory Speech

Mead won the August 17 primary with 28.60% of the vote, defeating six other candidates.

He faced Leslie Petersen (D), Mike Wheeler (L), and Taylor Haynes (C) in the general election on November 2, 2010, defeating them.[1]





External links

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Mead Taked Gov Race," Wyoming Watchdog, November 3, 2010
  2. Project Vote Smart biography of Matt Mead