Jared Carpenter

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Jared Carpenter
Member of the Kentucky Senate
from the 34th[1] district
Assumed office
January 4, 2011
Preceded by Ed Worley
Personal details
Born Berea, Kentucky
Nationality American
Political party Republican
Residence Berea, Kentucky
Alma mater Eastern Kentucky University

Jared K. Carpenter (born in Richmond, Kentucky) is a Republican member of the Kentucky Senate representing District 34[2] since January 4, 2011. He was elected in 2010.


Carpenter earned his BA from Eastern Kentucky University.


  • 2010 When District 34 Senator Ed Worley retired and left the seat open, Carpenter won the three-way May 18, 2010 Republican Primary with 4,405 votes (37.9%)[3] and won the three-way November 2, 2010 General election with 23,553 votes (64.9%) against Democratic nominee Lee Murphy and Evangelical Christian Party candidate Donald VanWinkle.[4]


  1. ^ "Senator Jared Carpenter (R)". Frankfort, Kentucky: Kentucky Senate. Retrieved May 6, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Jared Carpenter's Biography". Project Vote Smart. Retrieved May 6, 2014. 
  3. ^ "Commonwealth of Kentucky May 18, 2010 Official 2010 Primary Election Results" (PDF). Frankfort, Kentucky: Secretary of State of Kentucky. p. 19. Retrieved May 6, 2014. 
  4. ^ "Commonwealth of Kentucky November 2, 2010 Official 2010 General Election Results" (PDF). Frankfort, Kentucky: Secretary of State of Kentucky. p. 24. Retrieved May 6, 2014. 

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