|Tennessee House Of Representatives District 6|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 2, 2010|
|Service/branch||United States Army|
|Years of service||1959-1968|
|Birthday||July 6, 1942|
|Place of birth||Jonesborough, TN|
Ford was a candidate for the Tennessee State House of Representatives in 2002 but was not elected. He then joined the Tennessee State House in 2007.
Ford served in the United State Army from 1959 to 1968. He then worked for Major League Baseball as an Umpire from 1974 to 2001. He has also worked as a farmer and is now retired.
Ford attended Eastern Tennessee University from 1961 to 1962.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Ford served on these committees:
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Ford served on these committees:
- Subcommittee on Agriculture
- Corrections Oversight Committee, Tennessee General Assembly
- Health & Human Resources Committee, Tennessee House
- Subcommittee on Health Care Facilities
|Tennessee House of Representatives, District 6 Republican Primary, 2012|
|James Van Huss||53.9%||3,154|
|Dale Ford Incumbent||46.1%||2,703|
|Tennessee House of Representatives, District 6 General Election (2010)|
|Dale Ford (R)||14,531|
Ford raised $19,973 for his campaign.
|Tennessee House of Representatives, District 6 (2008)|
|Dale Ford (R)||19,175|
In 2010, Ford received $37,710 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.
|Tennessee House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Dale Ford's campaign in 2010|
|Tennessee Trial Lawyers Association||$1,500|
|Tennessee Medical Association||$1,500|
|Tennessee Highway Contractors||$1,000|
|Tennessee Society Of Anesthesiologists||$1,000|
|Thomas, Gerald D||$1,000|
|Total Raised in 2010||$37,710|
Ford raised $19,973 in the 2008 election cycle.
His major contributors are listed below.
|Robert T. Summers||$1,000|
|Tennessee Highway Contractors||$1,000|
|Tennessee Electric Cooperative Association||$600|
Ford and his wife, Joyce, have five children.
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- Life and Arts Announcements, Feb. 16 - Knoxville News Sentinel
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- Trois-Rivieres Bodies Found In Residence, At Least Two People In Custody - Huffington Post Canada
- David Hallman, Missing Ohio College Student, Froze To Death After Leaving Bar - Huffington Post
- Celebrities React To Shirley Temple's Death - Huffington Post
- Julia Roberts' Half-Sister Dead: Nancy Motes Dies Of Apparent Drug Overdose - Huffington Post
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2006, 2002
- Tennessee Votes profile
- State Surge - Legislative and voting track record
- Tennessee Secretary of State - 2012 Primary Candidates
- Tennessee Department of State - Unofficial primary results
- Unofficial Republican state representative primary results from the TN Secretary of State
- Tennessee General election results
- Election Results, Tennessee House of Representatives, District 6
- District 6 Tennessee House Spending, 2008
- followthemoney.org, "2010 contributions," accessed December 23, 2013
- Tennessee House donor numbers
|Tennessee House of Representatives District 6
| Succeeded by|
James Van Huss (R)
State of Tennessee
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