Noel Torpey

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Noel Torpey
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Missouri House of Representatives, District 29
Incumbent
In office
2011 - present
Term ends
January 5, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary35,915/year
Per diem$104/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Education
Bachelor'sGraceland University
Personal
Birthday12/12/1971
ProfessionSmall Business Owner
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Noel Torpey (b. December 12, 1971) is a Republican member of the Missouri House of Representatives, representing District 52 from 2011 to 2013, and District 29 since January 7, 2013.

Torpey's professional experience includes working as a small business owner.

Torpey earned his BA in social science from Graceland University.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Missouri Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations - Health, Mental Health and Social Services
Economic Development, Vice-chair
Fiscal Review
Small Business, Chair
Joint Committee on Gaming and Wagering

2011-2012

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

No New Taxes Pledge

In Missouri for 2011, a minority of lawmakers signed the "No New Taxes Pledge." Only four out of 34 state Senate members signed the pledge. Out of 163 state House members, only 35 lawmakers have signed.

Torpey signed the pledge.[1]

Elections

2012

See also: Missouri House of Representatives elections, 2012

Torpey won re-election in the 2012 election for Missouri House of Representatives, District 29. Torpey ran unopposed in the August 7 Republican primary and defeated John Sutton (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

Missouri House of Representatives, District 29, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngNoel Torpey Incumbent 53.7% 9,483
     Democratic John Sutton 46.3% 8,180
Total Votes 17,663

2010

See also: Missouri House of Representatives elections, 2010

On November 2, 2010 Torpey won election to the Missouri House of Representatives. Torpey's opponent in the August 3 primary was Joel Blevins.

Missouri House of Representatives, District 52 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Noel Torpey (R) 8,123
Robbie Makinen (D) 5,290

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, a year in which Torpey was up for re-election, he collected $44,174 in donations.[4]

His four largest contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
Citzens for Brad Lager $2,500
Committe to Elect Ron Richards 2010 $2,000
Torpey, Julie $2,000
Torpey Brothers Lawn & Landscaping $1,800

Personal

Torpey and his wife, Julie, have two children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Missouri House of Representatives District 29
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Missouri House of Representatives District 52
2011–2013
Succeeded by
Stanley Cox (R)