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Richard Hamm

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Richard Hamm
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Indiana House of Representatives District 56
Incumbent
In office
November 7, 2012-Present
Term ends
November 5, 2014
Years in position 3
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$22,616.46/year
Per diem$152/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
CandidateVerification
Richard (Dick) Hamm is a Republican member of the Indiana House of Representatives, representing District 56. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Indiana Committee Assignments, 2013
Elections and Apportionment
Financial Institutions
Insurance
Statutory Committee on Interstate and International Cooperation

Elections

2012

See also: Indiana House of Representatives elections, 2012

Hamm won election in the 2012 election for Indiana House of Representatives District 56. Hamm defeated Mark Ervin and Doug Williamson in the May 8 Republican primary and defeated incumbent Phillip Pflum (D), William Eric Atkinson (R) and Mark Brim (L) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012. [1][2]

Indiana House of Representatives, District 56, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRichard Hamm 49.3% 11,568
     Democratic Phillip Pflum Incumbent 44.6% 10,470
     Libertarian Mark Brim 6% 1,414
     Republican William Eric Atkinson (write-in) 0% 11
Total Votes 23,463


Indiana House of Representatives, District 56 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngRichard Hamm 51% 3,673
Doug Williamson 25.9% 1,865
Mark Ervin 23.1% 1,665
Total Votes 7,203

Endorsements

On April 19, 2012, Hamm was endorsed by The Indiana Manufacturers Association and the association's political action committee.[3] Hamm was also endorsed by the National Rifle Association in the Indiana House of Representatives race in 2012.[4]

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Hamm is available dating back to 1994. Based on available campaign finance records, Hamm raised a total of $498,211 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 10, 2013.[5]

Richard Hamm's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Indiana State House, District 56 Won $83,725
2004 Indiana State House, District 56 Defeated $7,999
2002 Indiana State House, District 56 Defeated $242,412
1996 Indiana State House, District 56 Defeated $98,574
1994 Indiana State House, District 56 Defeated $65,501
Grand Total Raised $498,211

2012

Hamm won election to the Indiana House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Hamm raised a total of $83,725.
Indiana House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Richard Hamm's campaign in 2012
Hoosiers for Economic Growth$20,500
Indiana Republican Party$17,500
House Republican Campaign Cmte of Indiana$13,011
Indiana Chamber of Commerce$8,607
Indiana Manufacturers Association$5,000
Total Raised in 2012$83,725
Source: Follow the Money

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Political offices
Preceded by
Phillip Pflum (D)
Indiana House of Representatives District 56
2012–present
Succeeded by
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