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|First elected = [[Montana State Senate elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
 
|First elected = [[Montana State Senate elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
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|Next election = November 8, 2016
 
|Next election = November 8, 2016
 
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|Place of birth = Douglas, WY
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|Profession = Investor
 
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}} {{tnr}}'''Scott Sales''' (b. July 26, 1960) is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Montana State Senate]], representing District 34 since January 7, 2013.
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}} {{tnr}}'''Scott Sales''' (b. July 26, 1960) is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Montana State Senate]], representing District 34.  He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.
  
Sales is a former member of the [[Montana House of Representatives]], representing the 68th District from 2003 to 2011.  Sales served as [[State House Minority Leader|Minority Leader]]. [[Term limits in the United States|State term limits]] disqualified him from re-election in 2010.
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Sales served in the [[Montana House of Representatives]], representing District 68 from 2003 to 2011.  Sales served as [[State House Minority Leader|Minority Leader]] during this time. [[Term limits in the United States|State term limits]] disqualified him from re-election in 2010.
  
 
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On November 4, 2008 Scott Sales won the seat to the Montana House of Representatives for District 68, receiving 2,644 votes.  
 
On November 4, 2008 Scott Sales won the seat to the Montana House of Representatives for District 68, receiving 2,644 votes.  
  
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==Personal==
 
==Personal==
Sales and his wife, Sandra, have three children; Emma, Colten, and Rachel.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/candidate/biography/40562/scott-sales ''votesmart.org'' - Scott Sales]</ref>
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Sales and his wife, Sandra, have three children.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/candidate/biography/40562/scott-sales ''votesmart.org'' - Scott Sales]</ref>
  
 
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* [http://leg.mt.gov/css/Sessions/63rd/leg_info.asp?HouseID=0&SessionID=107&LAWSID=12926 Office website]  
*[http://leg.mt.gov/css/Sessions/61st/leg_info.asp?HouseID=1&SessionID=94&LAWSID=2558 Montana House of Representatives - Rep. Scott Sales]  
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* [http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=40562 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
* [http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=40562 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
* [http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=40562 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
* [http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=40562 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]

Revision as of 16:42, 23 July 2013

Scott Sales
Scott Sales.png
Montana State Senate, District 34
Incumbent
In office
January 7, 2013 - present
Term ends
January 2, 2017
Years in position 1
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$82.64/day
Per diem$105.31/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 8, 2016
Term limits8 years in any 16-year period
Prior offices
Montana House of Representatives, District 68
2003 - 2011
Education
Bachelor'sBoise State University, 1982
Personal
BirthdayJuly 26, 1960
Place of birthDouglas, Wyoming
ProfessionInvestor
ReligionProtestant Christian
CandidateVerification
Scott Sales (b. July 26, 1960) is a Republican member of the Montana State Senate, representing District 34. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Sales served in the Montana House of Representatives, representing District 68 from 2003 to 2011. Sales served as Minority Leader during this time. State term limits disqualified him from re-election in 2010.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Montana Committee Assignments, 2013
Agriculture, Livestock and Irrigation
Judiciary, Vice Chair
Rules
State Administration

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Sales served on the following committees:[1]

Election history

2012

See also: Montana State Senate elections, 2012

Sales won election in the 2012 election for Montana State Senate, District 34. Sales defeated Debra Brown and Kurt Bushnell in the June 5 primary election and defeated Michael B. Comstock (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

Montana State Senate, District 34, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngScott Sales 64.3% 7,994
     Democratic Michael Comstock 35.7% 4,444
Total Votes 12,438
Montana State Senate, District 34 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngScott Sales 62.4% 2,379
Kurt Bushnell 27.6% 1,053
Debra Brown 9.9% 378
Total Votes 3,810

2008

On November 4, 2008 Scott Sales won the seat to the Montana House of Representatives for District 68, receiving 2,644 votes.

Sales raised $11,690 for his campaign.[4]

Montana House of Representatives, District 68
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Scott Sales (R) 2,644
Robert Brastrup (D) 1,666

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

Personal

Sales and his wife, Sandra, have three children.[5]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Joe Balyeat (R)
Montana State Senate District 34
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Montana House of Representatives District 68
2003–2011
Succeeded by
Kelly Flynn (R)