Richard Stevenson

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Richard Stevenson
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Pennsylvania State House District 8
Incumbent
In office
2001 - Present
Term ends
December 1, 2014
Years in position 13
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$82,026/year
Per diem$159/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2000
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sSaint Francis College, 1973
Master'sSuffolk University, 1977
Personal
Birthday02/11/1945
Place of birthMercer, PA
ProfessionReal Estate Appraiser
ReligionPresbyterian
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Richard Stevenson (b. February 11, 1945) is a Republican member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, representing District 8.

Stevenson earned his BA from Saint Francis College in 1973. He went on to receive his MBA from Suffolk University in 1977.

Stevenson served in the United States Air Force as a Sergeant from 1968 to 1972. He then worked for RCA Corporation from 1973 to 1975. He has been owner/operator of Stevenson & Company since 1981 and currently works as a Real Estate Appraiser.

Stevenson served on the Grove City Borough Council from 1985 to 1993. From 1988 to 1993, he served as President of this council. In 2001, he joined the Pennsylvania House of Representatives. He has served in that position since, representing the 8th District. Beginning in the 2011 session, Stevenson will serve as Caucus Administrator.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Pennsylvania Committee Assignments, 2013
Committees

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Stevenson served on these committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Pennsylvania House of Representatives elections, 2012

Stevenson ran in the 2012 election for Pennsylvania House District 8. Stevenson ran unchallenged in the April 24 primary and was unchallenged in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012. [2][3]

Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 8, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRichard Stevenson Incumbent 100% 23,187
Total Votes 23,187

2010

See also: Pennsylvania House of Representatives elections, 2010

Stevenson won re-election to the 8th District Seat in 2010. He was unopposed in both the May 18 Republican primary and the November 2 general election.[4]

Pennsylvania State House, District 8
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Richard Stevenson (R) 18,360 100.0%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Stevenson won re-election to the 8th District seat of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, receiving 24,389 votes running unopposed.[5]

Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 8
Candidates Votes Percent
Dick Stevenson (R) Green check mark transparent.png 24,389 100.00%

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

Stevenson raised $33,950 during the 2010 election cycle.

His top contributors are listed below.[6]

Donor Amount
Ppl Corp $2,800
Pennsylvania Society Of Anesthesiologists $2,000
Stilley, John M $2,000
King, Thomas $1,000
Pennsylvania Academy Of Ophthalmology $1,000
Pennsylvania State Troopers Association $1,000

Personal

Stevenson and his wife, Susan, have two children.

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Pennsylvania House Of Representatives District 8
2001–present
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