Darren Jernigan

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Darren Jernigan
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Tennessee House of Representatives, District 60
Incumbent
In office
2012-Present
Term ends
November 4, 2014
Years in position 2
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$19,009/year
Per diem$173/legislative day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sAustin Peay State University
Master'sMiddle Tennessee State University
Websites
Office website
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Darren Jernigan is a Democratic member of the Tennessee House of Representatives, representing District 60. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Biography

Jernigan received a B.S. from Austin Peay State University. He later received a Master's of Criminal Justice from Middle Tennessee State University.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Tennessee Committee Assignments, 2013
Health
State Government

Elections

2014

See also: Tennessee House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Tennessee House of Representatives will consist of a primary election on August 7, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was April 3, 2014. Incumbent Darren Jernigan is unopposed in the Democratic primary. Jim Gotto is unopposed in the Republican primary.[1]

2012

See also: Tennessee House of Representatives elections, 2012

Jernigan won election in the 2012 election for Tennessee House of Representatives, District 60. Jernigan ran unopposed in the August 2 primary election and defeated incumbent Jim Gotto (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

Tennessee House of Representatives, District 60, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngDarren Jernigan 50.2% 12,310
     Republican Jim Gotto Incumbent 49.8% 12,215
Total Votes 24,525

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Jernigan is available dating back to 2000. Based on available campaign finance records, Jernigan raised a total of $186,161 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 2, 2013.[4]

Darren Jernigan's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Tennessee State House, District 60 Won $176,871
2000 Tennessee State House, District 51 Defeated $9,290
Grand Total Raised $186,161

2012

Jernigan won election to the Tennessee House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Jernigan raised a total of $176,871.

2000

Jernigan lost the election for the Tennessee House of Representatives in 2000. During that election cycle, Jernigan raised a total of $9,290.

Personal

Jernigan and his wife have four children. They currently reside in Old Hickory, Tennessee.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Jim Gotto (R)
Tennessee House of Representatives District 60
2012–present
Succeeded by
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