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Richard Baughn
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Alabama House of Representatives District 14
In office
November 3, 2010-Present
Term ends
November 5, 2014
Years in position 5
Base salary$10/day
Per diem$4,308/month
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
High schoolLynn High School, 1976
Date of birthJune 9, 1958
ProfessionDriver, UPS
Office website
Richard Baughn is a Republican member of the Alabama House of Representatives, representing the 14th District. He was elected on November 2, 2010.

Baughn graduated from Lynn High School in 1976. He then attended Walker College, taking general studies. He has been employed as a driver for the United Parcel Service since 1977.

Committee assignments


Baughn served on these committees in the 2011-2012 legislative session:

  • Subcommittee on Environmental Issues
  • Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure
  • Subcommittee on Utilities


Presidential preference


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

Richard Baughn endorsed Newt Gingrich in the 2012 presidential election. [1]



See also: Alabama House of Representatives elections, 2010

Baughn defeated Charles Bishop in the June 1 primary. He then defeated Ken Guin in the November 2 general election.[2][3]

Alabama House of Representatives, District 14 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Richard Baughn (R) 9,327
Ken Guin (D) 4,121
Alabama House of Representatives, District 14 Republican Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Richard Baughn (R) 2,416
Charles Bishop (R) 2,137
State legislative candidates endorsed by Tea Party organizations


Baughn was endorsed by:

  • The Alabama Tea Party Express [4]

Campaign donors


In 2010, Baughn raised $261,266 in contributions. [5]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Alabama Republican Party $170,106
Business Council Of Alabama $31,000
Rogers, Mike $15,000
Baughn, Richard $10,300

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Preceded by
Ken Guin
Alabama House District 14
Succeeded by