Jeff Leach, Conservative Republican for Texas House District 67, today announced he has raised five times more in campaign contributions than his opponents combined, according to reports filed with the Texas Ethics Commission. Since announcing his candidacy for State Representative, Leach has raised over $70,000.
Leachâ€™s initial Campaign Finance Report revealed a debt free campaign as well as a total of $71,650 in political contributions received as of December 31, 2011 click to find out more. Three candidates in addition to Jeff Leach filed campaign finance reports with the Texas Ethics Commission, which included the following:
Candidate Total Political Contributions
JEFF LEACH $71,650.00
JON COLE $10,883.45
ROGER BURNS $1,500.00
JOHN PITCHFORD $0.00
The Texas Ethics Commission had no record of reports for two candidates (Mabel Simpson and Jeran Akers) as of Wednesday, January 18th.
â€śI am honored by the outpouring of support for my campaign for the Texas House. Whether they are contributing financially, hosting an event, putting up signs, making phone calls or walking door to door, my enthusiastic supporters are the backbone of this campaign,â€ť Leach said.
Running for Texas House of Representative in District 67, Jeff Leach was raised in Plano and graduated from Plano Senior High School. He is a graduate of SMUâ€™s Dedman School of Law and currently practices with the law firm of Griffith Nixon Davison, P.C. He received his undergraduate degree from Baylor University. Jeff and his wife Becky are active members of Prestonwood Baptist Church in Plano. They live in Plano with their two children, Brady and Charlotte.