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Mike Cuffe

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Mike Cuffe
Montana House of Representatives District 2
In office
2011 - Present
Term ends
January 5, 2015
Years in position 4
Base salary$82.64/day
Per diem$105.31/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Bachelor'sUniversity of Montana
Office website
Mike Cuffe is a Republican member of the Montana House of Representatives, representing District 2 since 2011. Starting in the 2013-2014 session, Clark serves as a Majority Whip.

Cuffe's personal experience includes working as an owner of Big Sky Publications and working in marketing services at Copy Shop Business.

Cuffe earned his BA in journalism from the University of Montana.

Committee assignments


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

Montana Committee Assignments, 2013
Legislative Administration
Natural Resources and Transportation, Chair


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

Montana Committee Assignments, 2011
Natural Resources and Transportation



See also: Montana House of Representatives elections, 2012

Cuffe won re-election in the 2012 election for Montana House of Representatives, District 2. Cuffe ran unopposed in the June 5 primary election and defeated write-in candidate Phillip O. Grassley in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[1][2]

Montana House of Representatives, District 2, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMike Cuffe Incumbent 99.7% 4,183
     Independent Phillip Grassley (write-in) 0.3% 12
Total Votes 4,195


See also: Montana House of Representatives elections, 2010

On November 2, 2010 Cuffe won election to the Montana House of Representatives, defeating Tim Linehan. Cuffe defeated Matt Charlton in the June 8 primary by a margin of 1,169-747.

Montana House of Representatives, District 2 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Mike Cuffe (R) 2,767
Tim Linehan (D) 1,190

Campaign donors


Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.


In 2010, a year in which Cuffe ran for election, he collected $11,583 in donations.[3]

His largest contributors in 2010 were:

Montana House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Mike Cuffe's campaign in 2010
Cuffe, Michael J$2,200
Flathead County Republican Central Cmte$500
Cuffe, Mike$394
Montana Coal Council$320
Montana Contractors Association$320
Total Raised in 2010 $11,583

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Cuffe has a wife, Joan.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Chas Vincent
Montana House of Representatives District 2
Succeeded by