|Montana House of Representatives, District 8|
|2011 - present|
|January 7, 2013|
|Years in position||3|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 2, 2010|
|Next general||November 6, 2012|
|Term limits||4 terms (8 years)|
|Bachelor's||Montana State University, 1989|
|Profession||Sergeant, Montana Highway Patrol|
Lavin earned his B.S. in Sociology from Montana State University in 1989. His professional experience includes working as a sergeant for the Montana Highway Patrol, and a special deputy U.S. Marshal.
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 the following 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|
Lavin and his wife, Amy, have two children.
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- Campaign contributions: 2012, 2010
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