|Montana House of Representatives, District 8|
|January 7, 2013|
|Years in position||4|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 2, 2010|
|Next general||November 6, 2012|
|Term limits||4 terms (8 years)|
|Bachelor's||Montana State University at Bozeman, 1989|
|Profession||Sergeant, Montana Highway Patrol|
Lavin's professional experience includes working as a sergeant for the Montana Highway Patrol and special deputy US marshal.
Lavin earned his BS in sociology from Montana State University at Bozeman in 1989.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Lavin served on the following committees:
|Montana Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Local Government|
|• Transportation, Chair|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Lavin served on these committees:
|Montana Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Local Government|
Lavin won re-election in the 2012 election for Montana House of Representatives, District 8. Lavin ran unopposed in the June 5 primary election and defeated Brittany MacLean (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Montana House of Representatives, District 8, General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Steve Lavin Incumbent||59.6%||2,251|
On November 2, 2010 Lavin won election to the Montana House of Representatives. Lavin defeated Carl Glimm in the June 8 primary by a margin of 487-460. He faced Bryan Schutt (D) and Bill Jones (I) in the November 2 general election.
|Montana House of Representatives, District 8 General Election (2010)|
|Steve Lavin (R)||1,465|
|Bryan Schutt (D)||1,031|
|Bill Jones (I)||294|
Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.
In 2010, a year in which Lavin ran for election, he collected $12,510 in donations.
His largest contributors in 2010 were:
|Montana House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Steve Lavin's campaign in 2010|
|Flathead County Republican Womens Club||$400|
|Stillwater County Republican Central Cmte||$400|
|Excellence In Voting||$160|
|Total Raised in 2010||$12,510|
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Lavin and his wife, Amy, have two children.
- House Site
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions: 2012, 2010
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