Brian Strickland

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Brian Strickland
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Georgia House of Representatives District 111
Incumbent
In office
January 14, 2013-Present
Term ends
January 12, 2015
Years in position 1
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$17,341.68/year
Per diem$173/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2014
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Education
High schoolHenry County High School (2002)
Bachelor'sValdosta State University (2006)
J.D.Florida Coastal School of Law (2009)
Websites
Office website
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Brian Strickland is a Republican member of the Georgia House of Representatives, representing District 111. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Biography

Strickland earned his B.B.A. in Economics from Valdosta State University in 2006 and his J.D. from the Florida Coastal School of Law in 2009.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Strickland served on the following committees:

Georgia Committee Assignments, 2013
Banks and Banking
Intragovernmental Coordination
Judiciary - Non-Civil

Elections

2014

See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Georgia House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election took place on May 20, 2014, with runoff elections taking place where necessary on July 22, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 7, 2014. James A. "Jim" Nichols IV was unopposed in the Democratic primary, while incumbent R. Brian Strickland was unopposed in the Republican primary. Nichols was defeated by Strickland in the general election.[2][3][4]

Georgia House of Representatives, District 111 General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngR. Brian Strickland Incumbent 53.1% 9,540
     Democratic Jim Nichols 46.9% 8,416
Total Votes 17,956

2012

See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2012

Strickland ran in the 2012 election for Georgia House of Representatives District 111. Strickland ran against Trea Pipkin in the Republican primary on July 31, 2012. Bill Blackmon ran unopposed in the Democratic primary. The general election took place on November 6, 2012.[5][6] Strickland defeated Bill Blackmon in the general election.[7]

Georgia House of Representatives, District 111, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngBrian Strickland 53% 13,172
     Democratic Bill Blackmon 47% 11,695
Total Votes 24,867

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Strickland is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Strickland raised a total of $34,986 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 27, 2013.[8]

Brian Strickland's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Georgia State House, District 111 Won $34,986
Grand Total Raised $34,986

2012

Strickland won election to the Georgia House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Strickland raised a total of $34,986.
Georgia House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Brian Strickland's campaign in 2012
Ralston for Representative$5,000
Friends of Jon G Burns$2,500
Cmte to Elect Butch Parrish$2,500
Campaign to Elect Tommy Benton$2,500
Friends for Ed Rynders$2,500
Total Raised in 2012$34,986
Source:Follow the Money

Scorecards

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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
Bruce Williamson (R)
Georgia House of Representatives District 111
2013–present
Succeeded by
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