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On November 2, 2010 Jones won election to the [[Missouri House of Representatives]].
On November 2, 2010Jones won election to the [[Missouri House of Representatives]].
Revision as of 01:22, 11 April 2014
|Missouri House of Representatives, District 110|
|2007 - present|
|January 5, 2015|
|Years in position||8|
|Speaker of the House|
|2013 - present|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Term limits||4 terms (8 years)|
|J.D.||Saint John's University School of Law, 1996|
|Date of birth||May 5, 1971|
|Place of birth||Edina, Minnesota|
Jones earned his B.A. in English/Russian Studies from Fordham University, and J.D. from the St. John's University School of Law. His professional experience includes working as an attorney at Doster Guin, and Doster Mickes James Ullom Benson & Guest; and as an Assistant Prosecuting Attorney for Nassau County, New York.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Jones served on the following committees:
|Missouri Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Joint Committee on Legislative Research|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Jones served on the following committees:
|Missouri Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Administration and Accounts|
|• Ethics, Chair|
|• Joint Committee on Legislative Research|
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Jones served on the following committees:
|Missouri Committee Assignments, 2009|
|• Energy and Environment|
|• Legislative Research Joint|
During a statewide bus tour in late 2012, Jones indicated that he wanted the Missouri House of Representatives to pass two bills, one a modification to the state's prevailing wage law and the other a ban of the use of a member's union dues for political purposes with that member's permission, before taking up the proposed right-to-work legislation. However, in 2013, he came out in support of considering the right-to-work legislation even without the passage of the other two bills, identifying right-to-work as a priority for the House. On February 11, 2013, Senator Majority Leader Ronald Richard indicated that he did not want the Missouri State Senate to take up right-to-work until the passage of the other two bills and suggested right-to-work would have a difficult time in his chamber.
Republican members of the Missouri congressional delegation assembled in April 2011 to throw their weight behind changes to the two existing congressional redistricting maps.
The chairmen of the state legislature’s redistricting committees, Rep. John Diehl, Sen. Scott Rupp, House Speaker Steven Tilley, House Majority Floor Leader Rep. Jones, Senate President Pro Tem Robert Mayer, and Majority Floor Leader Sen. Tom Dempsey. Senators Jason Crowell and Brad Lager were seen entering party headquarters, but did not stay long.
Congress members Jo Ann Emerson, Blaine Luetkemeyer, Todd Akin, Vicky Hartzler and Sam Graves were said to have joined the conversation in person or via phone link.
The redistricting stalemate between the Missouri House and Senate has spurred debate and Crowell's warning of a filibuster against any attempt to pass the House version of the redistricting map.
The controversy concentrated on the way the two maps divided St. Charles and Jefferson Counties. The House map split St. Charles County in two and Jefferson County three ways. The Senate map featured a compact St. Charles County, and only two divisions in Jefferson County.
No New Taxes Pledge
A minority of Missouri lawmakers signed the 2011 edition of the "No New Taxes Pledge." The Taxpayer Protection Pledge is offered by the non-profit lobbying organization Americans for Tax Reform with the goal of opposing all tax increases as a matter of principle. Just one out of 34 state Senate members signed the 2011 pledge. Out of 163 state House members, only 38 lawmakers signed.
Jones signed the pledge.
Jones won re-election in the 2012 election for Missouri House of Representatives, District 110. Jones ran unopposed in the August 7 Republican primary and ran unopposed in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.
On November 2, 2010, Jones won election to the Missouri House of Representatives.
Jones raised $118,887 for his campaign.
|Missouri House of Representatives, District 89|
|Timothy Jones (R)||14,247||72.6%|
|George Weber (D)||5,370||27.4%|
Comprehensive donor information for Jones is available dating back to 2006. Based on available campaign finance records, Jones raised a total of $1,938,857 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 20, 2013.
|Timothy Jones's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Missouri House of Representatives, District 110||$1,235,156|
|2010||Missouri House of Representatives, District 89||$546,277|
|2008||Missouri House of Representatives, District 89||$118,887|
|2006||Missouri House of Representatives, District 89||$38,537|
|Grand Total Raised||$1,938,857|
Jones won re-election to the Missouri House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Jones raised a total of $1,235,156.
|Missouri House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Timothy Jones's campaign in 2012|
|Sinquefield, Rex A.||$130,000|
|Rightchoice Managed Care||$26,000|
|Missouri Club for Growth||$25,000|
|Humphreys, David Craig||$25,000|
|Total Raised in 2012||$1,235,156|
|Source:Follow the Money|
In 2010, a year in which Jones was up for re-election, he collected $546,277 in donations.
His four largest contributors in 2010 were:
|Sinquefield, Rex A||$65,000|
|Ron Richard 2010||$20,001|
|Missouri Health & Hospital Association||$12,000|
|Missouri Healthcare Association||$11,864|
Listed below are the five largest contributors to Timothy Jones' 2008 campaign.
|Missouri Bankers Association||$2,600|
|Voters for Good Government||$2,500|
|106th Republican Legislative District CMTE||$2,250|
|Natoli Engineering Co||$1,700|
Jones is married and has one child. He has been a member of the Chesterfield Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, Board Member/Pro Bono Legal Counsel for the Eureka Historical Society of the Meramec Township Republican Club, and Sergeant at Arms at Most Sacred Heart Church Men's Club. 
This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term "Timothy + Jones + Missouri + House"
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- Office website
- Profile from Open States
- Project Vote Smart profile
- Campaign Contributions: 2010, 2008, 2006
- Eli Yokley, Missouri News Horizon, "Missouri Senate not prioritizing right-to-work legislation," February 12, 2013
- "Congressional Delegation Wades in to Redistricting Fight," Missouri News Horizon," April 19, 2011
- Americans for Tax Reform, "2011 State Legislative Signers of the Taxpayer Protection Pledge," Accessed November 26, 2013
- St. Louis Post-Dispatch, "House speaker considering run for secretary of state or attorney general in 2016," April 18, 2013
- Missouri Secretary of State, "Nov 6, 2012 General Election - All Results," accessed February 13, 2014
- Missouri Secretary of State, "Aug 7, 2012 Primary - All Results," accessed February 13, 2014
- Missouri House of Representatives official election results for 2008
- Follow the Money's report on Jones' 2008 campaign contributions
- "Follow the Money," "Jones, Timothy," accessed September 20, 2013
- 2010 campaign contributions
- Project Vote Smart - Rep. Jones
|Missouri House of Representatives District 110
| Succeeded by|
|Missouri House of Representatives District 89
| Succeeded by|
John J. Diehl, Jr. (R)
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