Donald Burkhart

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Donald Burkhart
Member of the Wyoming House of Representatives
from the 15th[1] district
Incumbent
Assumed office
January 11, 2011
Preceded by George Bagby
Personal details
Born (1948-09-04) September 4, 1948 (age 65)
Nationality American
Political party Republican
Residence Rawlins, Wyoming
Alma mater John Carroll University
Website burkhartforwyhouse.com

Donald E. Burkhart, Jr.[2] (born September 4, 1948) is an American politician and a Republican member of the Wyoming House of Representatives representing District 15 since January 11, 2011.

Education[edit]

Burkhart earned his BS in physics from John Carroll University.

Elections[edit]

  • 2012 Burkhart and former Representative George Bagby were both unopposed for their August 21, 2012 primaries,[3] setting up a rematch; Burkhart won the November 6, 2012 General election with 1,717 votes (51.1%) against Representative Bagby.[4]
  • 2010 To challenge incumbent Democratic Representative George Bagby for the District 15 seat, Burkhart won the August 17, 2010 Republican Primary with 497 votes (47.7%),[5] and won the November 2, 2010 General election by 11 votes with 1,153 votes (49.4%) against Representative Bagby,[6] who had held the seat since 2003.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Representative Donald E. Burkhart, Jr.". Cheyenne, Wyoming: Wyoming Legislature. Retrieved December 12, 2013. 
  2. ^ "Donald Burkhart, Jr.'s Biography". Project Vote Smart. Retrieved December 12, 2013. 
  3. ^ "Statewide House Candidates Official Summary Wyoming Primary Election - August 21, 2012". Cheyenne, Wyoming: Secretary of State of Wyoming. p. 15. Retrieved December 12, 2013. 
  4. ^ "Statewide House Candidates Official Summary Wyoming General Election - November 6, 2012". Cheyenne, Wyoming: Secretary of State of Wyoming. p. 15. Retrieved December 12, 2013. 
  5. ^ "Statewide House Candidates Official Summary Wyoming Primary Election - August 17, 2010". Cheyenne, Wyoming: Secretary of State of Wyoming. p. 15. Retrieved December 12, 2013. 
  6. ^ "Statewide House Candidates Official Summary Wyoming General Election - November 2, 2010". Cheyenne, Wyoming: Secretary of State of Wyoming. p. 15. Retrieved December 12, 2013. 

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