Eddie Ballard

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Joseph Ballard
Kentucky House of Representatives District 10
Former Representative
Term in office began
Term in office ended
Political party Democratic
Profession Businessman
Eddie Ballard (b. December 16, 1929) was a Democratic member of the Kentucky House of Representatives, representing the 10th District from 1987-2011.

Ballard is a self-employed businessman. He previously served in the United States Air Force.

Ballard was an Electoral College Delegate for Jimmy Carter for the 1st District of Kentucky in 1976, and has served as Chair of the Hopkins County Democratic Party.

He is a member of the Academic Boosters Board, Christian Food Bank, Kiwanis, Madisonville Community College Advisory Board, and the Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA).[1]

Committee assignments

While a member of the Kentucky House of Representatives, Ballard served on the following committees:



See also: Kentucky House of Representatives elections, 2010

Ballard did not run for re-election in 2010.


On November 4, 2008, Ballard was re-elected to the 10th District Seat in the Kentucky House of Representatives with no opposition.[2] He raised $4,750 for his campaign.[3]

Kentucky House of Representatives, District 10 (2008)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.pngEddie Ballard (D) 12,066 100%

Campaign donors


In 2008 Ballard collected $4,750 in donations.[4]

Four of his largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Kentucky Education Association $1,000
Kentucky Association of Realtors $750
Kentucky Automobile Dealers $600
Lamar Advising $500

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Political offices
Preceded by
William T. Brinkley
Kentucky House District 10
Succeeded by
Ben Waide (R)