Wyoming House of Representatives Elections 2012

Wyoming House of Representatives Elections 2012

Wyoming House of Representatives Elections Incumbents Retiring

Name Party Current Office
Amy Edmonds Republican House District 12
Bernadine Craft Democratic House District 17
Bob Brechtel Republican House District 38
Bryan Pedersen Republican House District 7
Dave Bonner Republican House District 25
Del McOmie Republican House District 54
Edward Buchanan Republican House District 4
Frank Peasley Republican House District 3
Jim Roscoe Democratic House District 22
Jon Botten Republican House District 30
Lorraine Quarberg Republican House District 28
Owen Petersen Republican House District 19
Peter Illoway Republican House District 42
William Steward Republican House District 47

Majority Control

Wyoming House of Representatives
Party As of October 2012 After the 2012 Election
     Democratic Party 10 Pending
     Republican Party 50 Pending
Total 60 60

Campaign Contributions

Year Number of candidates Total contributions
2010 122 $699,577
2008 108 $769,992
2006 109 $585,234
2004 113 $622,660
2002 116 $573,771

 

Donor Amount
Republican (Party) $17,750
Wyoming Realtors Association $17,350
Wyoming Education Association $16,820
Democrat (Party) $15,451
United Transportation Union $14,500
Wyoming Trial Lawyers Association $13,250
CONPAC Contractors PAC $12,500
United Pacific Railroad $10,500
Dixon, Kathleen Baker $10,000
Trucking Industry PAC $9,700

List of Wyoming House of Representatives Elections 2012 Candidates

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 1

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Mark Semlek

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Republican Party) Mark Semlek (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 2

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Hans Hunt: 1,924
  • Robert Byrd: 449

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Republican Party) Hans Hunt (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 3

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Douglas Gerard: 712
  • Eric Barlow: 802

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Republican Party) Eric Barlow (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 4

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Dan Kirkbride: 940
  • Kerry Powers: 789
  • Larry Cundall: 741

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Republican Party) Dan Kirkbride (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 5

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Matt Teeters - (Winner)

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Republican Party) Matt Teeters (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 6

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Chris Sorge: 621
  • Richard Cannady: 1,163 - (winner)

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Republican Party) Richard Cannady (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 7

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • Joe Fender

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • James Kretzschmar: 643
  • Sue Wilson: 1,670

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party) Joe Fender
  • (Republican Party) Sue Wilson (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 8

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • Kathleen Petersen

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Bob Nicholas: 1,040 - (Winner)
  • Keith Eldred: 781

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party) Kathleen Petersen
  • (Republican Party) Bob Nicholas (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 9

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • David Zwonitzer: 758 -(Winner)
  • Mary Boud: 612

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Republican Party) David Zwonitzer (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 10

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Donn Edmunds: 367
  • John Eklund, Jr.: 1,326 - (Winner)

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Republican Party) John Eklund, Jr. (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 11

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • Mary Throne - (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Jerry Zellars

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party) Mary Throne (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Jerry Zellars

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 12

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • Lee Filer

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • David Kniseley

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party) Lee Filer (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) David Kniseley

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 13

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • Cathy Connolly: -(Winner)

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party) Cathy Connolly (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 14

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • Tim Nyquist

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Kermit C. Brown - (Winner)

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party) Tim Nyquist
  • (Republican Party) Kermit C. Brown (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 15

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • George Bagby

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Donald Burkhart - (Winner)

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party) George Bagby
  • (Republican Party) Donald Burkhart (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 16

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Bob Biolchini: 342
  • Ruth Ann Petroff: 460

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Republican Party) Ruth Ann Petroff (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 17

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • JoAnn Dayton

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Stephen Watt

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party) JoAnn Dayton
  • (Republican Party) Stephen Watt (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 18

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Kathy Davison -(Winner)

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Republican Party) Kathy Davison (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 19

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Allen Jaggi: 1,309 - (Winner)
  • David Evins: 520
  • Tim Hamblin: 104

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Republican Party) Allen Jaggi (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 20

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Albert Sommers: 1,247
  • Jim Mickelson: 647

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Republican Party) Albert Sommers (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 21

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Robert McKim

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Republican Party) Robert McKim (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 22

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Marti Halverson

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Republican Party) Marti Halverson (Winner)
  • Bill Winney

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 23

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Keith Gingery

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Republican Party) Keith Gingery (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 24

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Sam Krone

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Republican Party) Sam Krone (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 25

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Billy Greaham: 430
  • Dave Blevins: 765
  • David Kellett: 141
  • Steve Walker: 329

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Republican Party) Dave Blevins (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 26

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Elaine Harvey: 1,242
  • Rob DiLorenzo: 689

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Republican Party) Elaine Harvey (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 27

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Mike Greear

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Republican Party) Mike Greear (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 28

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • Carl Leyba: 99
  • Connie Skates: 158

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • "Roll" Roland W. Luehne: 102
  • Echo Renner: 1,010
  • Nathan Winters: 1,403

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party) Connie Skates
  • (Republican Party) Nathan Winters (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 29

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • John Patton

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Republican Party) John Patton (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 30

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Kathy Coleman

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Republican Party) Kathy Coleman (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 31

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Thomas E. Lubnau II - (Winner)

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Republican Party) Thomas E. Lubnau II (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 32

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Norine Kasperik

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Republican Party) Norine Kasperik (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 33

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • W. Patrick Goggles

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Daniel Cardenas: 106
  • Jim Allen: 546

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party) W. Patrick Goggles (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Jim Allen

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 34

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Lois Herbst: 716
  • Rita Campbell: 1,020

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Republican Party) Rita Campbell (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 35

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Jess Ollila: 120
  • Kendell Kroeker: 747
  • Patrick Bishop: 744

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Republican Party) Kendell Kroeker (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 36

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Gerald Gay

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Republican Party) Gerald Gay (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 37

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Steve Bray: 547
  • Steve Harshman: 1,189

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Republican Party) Steve Harshman (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 38

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • David Wolfe: 421
  • Tom Walters: 958

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Republican Party) Tom Walters (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 39

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • Stan Blake

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party) Stan Blake (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 40

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Mike Madden

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Republican Party) Mike Madden (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 41

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • Ken Esquibel

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Donna Roofe

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party) Ken Esquibel (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Donna Roofe

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 42

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • Gary Datus

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Bob Fecht: 352
  • David Wilms: 331
  • Jeff Jacoby: 111
  • Lynn Hutchings: 679
  • William Edwards: 305

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party) Gary Datus
  • (Republican Party) Lynn Hutchings (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 43

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Dan Zwonitzer

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Republican Party) Dan Zwonitzer (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 44

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • James Byrd

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Tom Zachary

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party) James Byrd (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Tom Zachary

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 45

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • Tony Mendoza

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Matt Greene

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party) Tony Mendoza
  • (Republican Party) Matt Greene (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 46

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • Kennedy Penn-O'Toole

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Glenn Moniz

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party) Kennedy Penn-O'Toole
  • (Republican Party) Glenn Moniz (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 47

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Jerry Paxton

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Republican Party) Jerry Paxton (Winner)
  • (Libertarian Party) Michael Hendricks

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 48

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • Joseph Barbuto

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Mark Baker

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party) Joseph Barbuto
  • (Republican Party) Mark Baker (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 49

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Clarence Vranish: 516
  • Garry Piiparinen: 704

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Republican Party) Garry Piiparinen (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 50

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Charles Cloud: 519
  • David Northrup: 613
  • Pat Childers: 420
  • T.D. Ball: 440

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Republican Party) David Northrup (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 51

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Rosie Berger

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Republican Party) Rosie Berger (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 52

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • John Robertson: 366
  • Merle McClure: 241
  • Sue Wallis: 520

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Republican Party) Sue Wallis (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 53

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Gregg Blikre

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Republican Party) Gregg Blikre (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 54

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • Bruce Palmer: 495
  • Michelle Hoffman: 269

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Andrew Gramlich: 320
  • Eileen Oakley: 601
  • Lloyd Charles Larsen: 978

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party) Bruce Palmer
  • (Republican Party) Lloyd Charles Larsen (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 55

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • Sherry Shelley

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • David Miller

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party) Sherry Shelley
  • (Republican Party) David Miller (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 56

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Tim Stubson

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Republican Party) Tim Stubson (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 57

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Thomas Lockhart

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Republican Party) Thomas Lockhart (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 58

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • Jennifer Zerba

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Tom Reeder.

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Republican Party) Tom Reeder (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 59

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • Mike Gilmore

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • Carl Loucks

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party) Mike Gilmore
  • (Republican Party) Carl Loucks (Winner)

2012 Wyoming House of Representatives Elections - District 60

(Democratic Party) August 21 Democratic primary:

  • John Freeman

(Republican Party) August 21 GOP primary:

  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party) John Freeman (Winner)

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