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|Ohio House of Representatives District 73|
|January 1, 2013 - present|
|January 1, 2015|
|Years in position||2|
|Bachelor's||Auburn University, 1982|
|Master's||Troy State University, 1992|
|Service/branch||United States Air Force|
Perales earned his B.S. in Building Construction from Auburn University in 1982. He later earned a M.S. in International Relations from Troy State University in 1992.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Perales served on the following committees:
|Ohio Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Military and Veterans Affairs|
|• Policy and Legislative Oversight|
|• Transportation, Public Safety and Homeland Security|
Perales won election in the 2012 election for Ohio House District 73. Perales defeated Jarrod Martin and Eric Spicer in the March 6 Republican primary election and defeated Bill Conner (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Ohio House of Representatives, District 73, General Election, 2012|
|Ohio House of Representatives, District 73 Republican Primary, 2012|
Comprehensive donor information for Perales is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Perales raised a total of $124,546 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 5, 2013.
|Rick Perales's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Ohio State House, District 73||$124,546|
|Grand Total Raised||$124,546|
|Ohio State House 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Rick Perales's campaign in 2012|
|Perales, Richard G.||$10,000|
|Harris, Chris B.||$3,000|
|Urse, John S.||$2,500|
|Ross, Tammy S.||$2,500|
|Total Raised in 2012||$124,546|
|Source:Follow the Money|
In 2012, Perales received endorsements from the following:
- Ohio Farm Bureau Federation
- The Ohio Manufacturers' Association
- Ohio Society of CPAs
- National Federation of Independent Business
- Ohio Chamber of Commerce
Perales and his wife, Becka, have four children.
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- Office website
- Official campaign website
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Perales on Facebook
- Perales on Twitter
- Perales on LinkedIn
- Perales on YouTube
- Campaign contributions: 2012
- Ohio Chamber of Commerce, "2012 General Assembly Primary Candidates," January 17, 2012
- Ohio Secretary of State: Elections and Voting, "Republican Ohio Representative: March 6, 2012," retrieved June 7, 2012
- followthemoney.org, "Perales, Rick" Accessed June 5, 2013
- Vote Perales, "Endorsements," Accessed May 22, 2013
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