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Matthew Ramsey

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Matthew Ramsey
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Georgia House of Representatives District 72
Incumbent
In office
January 7, 2007 - Present
Term ends
January 12, 2015
Years in position 7
PartyRepublican
Leadership
Majority Caucus Vice Chair, Georgia State House of Representatives
2011-present
Compensation
Base salary$17,342/year
Per diem$173/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2006
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sGeorgia Southern University
J.D.Georgia State University College of Law, 2005
Personal
Place of birthAtlanta, GA
ProfessionAttorney
ReligionMethodist
Websites
Office website
Personal website
CandidateVerification
Matthew Ramsey is a Republican member of the Georgia House of Representatives, representing the 72nd District since 2007.

Ramsey is an Attorney with Warner, Hooper and Ramsey. He has previously been a Legislative Aid to GA State Representative Mark Burkhalter, and Staff Member to United States Congressmen Mac Collins.

Ramsey is Chair of the Fayette County Friends of Scouting Fundraising Campaign of the Joseph Sams School Board of Directors, and the Peachtree City United Methodist Church.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Georgia Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations
Ethics
Higher Education
Judiciary - Non-Civil
Regulated Industries

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2012

Ramsey ran in the 2012 election for Georgia House of Representatives District 72. Ramsey ran unopposed in the Republican primary on July 31, 2012. The general election took place on November 6, 2012. [2] Ramsey ran unopposed in the general election.[3]

Georgia House of Representatives, District 72, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMatt Ramsey Incumbent 100% 24,417
Total Votes 24,417

2010

See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2010

Ramsey ran for re-election to the 72nd District seat in 2010. He had no opposition in the July 20 primary and no one filed to run against him in the general election. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[4]

Georgia House of Representatives, District 72 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Matt Ramsey (R) 16,271 100.0%

2008

In 2008 Ramsey was elected to the Georgia House of Representatives District 72. Ramsey (R) ran unopposed and finished with 22,925 votes.[5] Ramsey raised $38,550 for his campaign fund.[6]

Georgia House of Representatives District 72
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Matthew Ramsey (R) 22,925

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, Ramsey collected $63,070 in campaign contributions.[7] The largest contributors to the campaign were as follows:

Georgia House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Matthew Ramsey's campaign in 2010
Georgia Association Of Realtors$2,900
Chance For Senate$2,500
Brent Scarborough & Co$2,400
Home Builders Association Of Georgia$2,300
PHRMA$2,000
Total Raised in 2010 $63,070

2008

In 2008, Ramsey collected $38,550 in campaign contributions.[8] The five largest contributors to his campaign were as follows:

Donor Amount
Brent Scarborough $2,300
Georgia Association of Realtors $2,000
Workplace Injury Network $2,000
Georgia Trial Lawyers Association $1,500
Fund for Georgia's Future $1,250

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2007–present
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