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Doug Jackson
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Tennessee State Senate District 25
Former member
Term in office began
2001
Term in office ended
2010
Political party Democratic
Profession Attorney
Doug Jackson was a Democratic member of the Tennessee State Senate. Jackson served in the Tennessee Senate since 2001. Jackson was re-elected in November of 2006 with his term expiring in 2010. Jackson also served in the Tennessee House of Representatives from 1986 to 2000.

Jackson graduated with his Bachelor's degree from Austin Peay University and later earned his Juris Doctor degree from Samford University's Cumberland School of Law. District 25 includes Dickson, Giles, Hickman, Humphreys, Lawrence, and Lewis Counties.

In addition to being a Senator, Jackson is an practicing Attorney licensed in Tennessee.

Committee assignments

Jackson was a member of these committees:

Elections

2010

See also: Tennessee State Senate elections, 2010

Jackson ran for re-election to the 25th District seat in 2010. He was defeated by Republican Jim Summerville in the general election on November 2, 2010. He was unopposed in the August 5 primary.[1]

2006

On Nov. 7, 2006, Jackson won re-election to the 25th District Seat in the Tennessee State Senate.[2]

Jackson raised $103,026 for his campaign.[3]

Tennessee State Senate, District 25 (2006)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Doug Jackson (D) 36,565 100%

Campaign donors

2006

Jackson raised $13,358 in the 2006 election cycle.

His major contributors are listed below.[4]

Donor Amount
Tennessee Trial Lawyers Association $5,000
Rogers Group, Inc. $1,000
Tennessee Association of Realtors $1,000
Tennessee Healthcare Association $1,000
AT&T $1,000
James Littlejohn $650
Tennessee Volunteer PAC $500
Marie Murphy $500
National Healthcare Corp. $500
Steven Yokley $500
Allan Jones $500
Tennessee First $500

Personal

Doug is married to Laura Jackson. They have three children and reside in Dickson, Tennessee.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Tennessee Senate District 25
2001-2010
Succeeded by
Jim Summerville (R)