Difference between revisions of "Robert Stivers"

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
(External links)
Line 185: Line 185:
 
* [http://votesmart.org/voting_category.php?can_id=9609 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
* [http://votesmart.org/voting_category.php?can_id=9609 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.facebook.com/pages/Robert-Stivers-For-Senate/340757599327186 Robert Stivers on Facebook]
 
*[http://www.facebook.com/pages/Robert-Stivers-For-Senate/340757599327186 Robert Stivers on Facebook]
* Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=114252 2010], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=101157 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=91278 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=63560 2004], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=8711 2002], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=62149 2000], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=32970 1996]
+
* Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=139548 2012], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=114252 2010], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=101157 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=91278 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=63560 2004], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=8711 2002], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=62149 2000], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=32970 1996]
 
* [http://kentuckyvotes.org/SearchVotes.aspx?EntityID=7395&Keywords=&op=Search Voting record from KentuckyVotes.org]
 
* [http://kentuckyvotes.org/SearchVotes.aspx?EntityID=7395&Keywords=&op=Search Voting record from KentuckyVotes.org]
  

Revision as of 12:38, 11 June 2013

Robert Stivers
Stivers.jpg
Kentucky State Senate District 25
Incumbent
In office
1997-Present
Term ends
January 1, 2017
Years in position 17
PartyRepublican
Leadership
Senate President
2013-present
State Senate Majority Leader
2009-2013
Compensation
Base salary$188.22/day
Per diem$135.30/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected1996
Next generalNovember 8, 2016
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sSue Bennett Junior College
J.D.University of Kentucky
Personal
BirthdayDecember 24, 1961
Place of birthLondon, KY
ProfessionAttorney
ReligionPresbyterian
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Robert Stivers (b. December 24, 1961) is a Republican member of the Kentucky State Senate, representing District 25. He was first elected to the chamber in 1996. He currently serves as Senate President. He previously served as State Senate Majority Leader from 2009 to 2013. Stivers was a candidate for Commonwealth Attorney in 1993.

Stivers earned his B.S. in Industrial Management from Sue Bennett Junior College and his J.D. from the University of Kentucky. His professional experience includes working as an Assistant Commonwealth Attorney and a private practice attorney.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Kentucky Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations and Revenue
Committee on Committees, Chair
Judiciary
Rules, Chair

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Stivers served on the following committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Stivers served on the following committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Kentucky State Senate elections, 2012

Stivers won re-election in the 2012 election for Kentucky State Senate District 25. He ran unopposed in the Republican primary on May 22, 2012, and defeated Ralph Hoskins in the general election on November 6, 2012. [1][2]

Kentucky State Senate, District 23, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRobert Stivers Incumbent 64% 21,198
     Democratic Ralph Hoskins 36% 11,949
Total Votes 33,147

2008

On November 4, 2008, Stivers won re-election to the 25th District Seat in the Kentucky State Senate, defeating Michael "Whitey" Adkins (D).[3] Stivers raised $176,162 for his campaign, while Adkins raised $21,200.[4]

Kentucky State Senate, District 25 (2008)
Candidates Votes Percent


Green check mark transparent.png Robert Stivers (R) 21,459 65.2%
Michael "Whitey" Adkins (D) 11,450 34.8%

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2008

In 2008 Stivers collected $176,162 in donations.[5]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
EON U.S. $2,000
Kentucky Automobile Dealers $2,000
Codell, James $2,000
Kentucky Attorneys Political Action Trust $2,000

Personal

Stivers has a wife, Nancy.

Recent news

This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term Robert + Stivers + Kentucky + Senate

All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.

  • Loading...

External links

Light Bulb Icon.svg.png
Suggest a link

References

Political offices
Preceded by
David Lemaster
Kentucky State Senate District 25
1997–present
Succeeded by
NA