Brian Prince

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Brian Prince
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Georgia House of Representatives, District 127
Incumbent
In office
December 19, 2013 - Present
Term ends
January 12, 2015
Years in position 1
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$17,341.68/year
Per diem$173/day
Elections and appointments
First electedDecember 3, 2013
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Personal
ProfessionRetired Military
Websites
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Brian Prince is a Democratic member of the Georgia House of Representatives, representing District 127. He was first elected to the chamber in a special election on December 3, 2013.

Elections

2014

See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Georgia House of Representatives will take place in 2014. A primary election took place May 20, 2014; a runoff election will take place where necessary on July 22, 2014. The general election will be held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 7, 2014. Incumbent Brian L. Prince was unopposed in the Democratic primary and is unchallenged in the general election.[1][2]

2013

See also: Georgia state legislative special elections, 2013

Prince won election in a special election for Georgia House of Representatives District 127. The seat was vacant following Rep. Quincy Murphy' s (D) death after a battle with cancer. Prince faced Dianne Murphy (D) and Brian Prince (D) in the special election, which took place on November 5. As no candidate received more than fifty percent of the vote, the top two vote-getters - Evans and Prince - met in a runoff on December 3, which Prince won.[3][4][5][6][7][8]

Georgia House of Representatives, District 127, Special Election, 2013
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngBrian Prince 56.5% 1,444
     Democratic Diane B. Evans 43.5% 1,111
Total Votes 2,555

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2014

In 2014, the Georgia State Legislature was in session from January 13 through March 21.[9]

Legislators are scored on their votes on bills "important to Georgia's economy."
Legislators are scored on their votes on bills "important to Georgia's economy."

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Political offices
Preceded by
Quincy Murphy (D)
Georgia House of Representatives District 127
December 2013-Present
Succeeded by
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