Richard Heath

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Richard Heath
Member of the Kentucky House of Representatives
from the 2nd[1] district
Incumbent
Assumed office
January 8, 2013
Preceded by Fred Nesler
Personal details
Born (1955-08-08) August 8, 1955 (age 59)
Nationality American
Political party Republican
Residence Mayfield, Kentucky
Alma mater Murray State University

Richard Heath (born August 8, 1955) is an American politician and a Republican member of the Kentucky House of Representatives representing District 2[2] since January 8, 2013.

Education[edit]

Heath earned his BS in agricultural education and his MA in agriculture from Murray State University.

Elections[edit]

  • 2012 When District 2 Democratic Representative Fred Nesler retired and left the seat open, Heath won the May 22, 2012 Republican Primary with 752 votes (78.6%)[3] and won the November 6, 2012 General election with 9,681 votes (54.8%) against Democratic nominee Kelly Whitaker.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Representative Richard Heath (R)". Frankfort, Kentucky: Kentucky House of Representatives. Retrieved April 23, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Richard Heath's Biography". Project Vote Smart. Retrieved April 23, 2014. 
  3. ^ "Commonwealth of Kentucky May 22, 2012 Official 2012 Primary Election Results". Frankfort, Kentucky: Secretary of State of Kentucky. p. 22. Retrieved April 23, 2014. 
  4. ^ "Commonwealth of Kentucky November 6, 2012 Official 2012 General Election Results". Frankfort, Kentucky: Secretary of State of Kentucky. p. 25. Retrieved April 23, 2014. 

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