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Demetrius Douglas

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Demetrius Douglas
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Georgia House of Representatives District 78
In office
January 14, 2013-Present
Term ends
January 12, 2015
Years in position 1
Base salary$17,342/year
Per diem$173/day
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Office website
Demetrius Douglas is a Democratic member of the Georgia House of Representatives, representing District 78. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Committee assignments


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

Georgia Committee Assignments, 2013
Banks and Banking
Intragovernmental Coordination
Motor Vehicles



See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Georgia House of Representatives will consist of a primary election on May 20, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 7, 2014. Incumbent Demetrius M. Douglas is unopposed in the Democratic primary.[1]


See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2012

Douglas ran in the 2012 election for Georgia House of Representatives District 78. Douglas defeated incumbent Glenn Baker in the Democratic primary on July 31, 2012. No candidates filed to run in the Republican primary. The general election took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3][4] Douglas ran unopposed in the general election.[5]

Georgia House of Representatives, District 78, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngDemetrius Douglas 100% 18,755
Total Votes 18,755
Georgia House of Representatives District 78 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngDemetrius Douglas 53.9% 3,615
Glenn Baker Incumbent 46.1% 3,090
Total Votes 6,705

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Douglas is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Douglas raised a total of $9,650 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 27, 2013.[6]

Demetrius Douglas's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Georgia State House, District 78 Won $9,650
Grand Total Raised $9,650


Douglas won election to the Georgia House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Douglas raised a total of $9,650.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Glenn Baker (D)
Georgia House of Representatives District 78
Succeeded by