Eric Swafford

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Eric Swafford
Eric H. Swafford.jpg
Tennessee House of Representatives District 25
Former member
Term in office began
Term in office ended
Political party Republican
Profession Legislator
Eric Swafford (b. May 16, 1973) was a Republican member of the Tennessee House of Representatives, representing the 25th District.

Swafford joined the Tennessee State House of Representatives in 2005. He served in that position since, representing the 25th District.

Swafford worked in Sales for Tennessee Farmers Cooperative from 1996 to 1998. He then worked as Regional Manager of the American Hereford Association from 1998 to 1999. From 1999 to 2000, he worked for Farmland Industries as Operations Manager. He was the owner of S & S Enterprise from 2000 to 2006 as well.

Swafford earned his B.S. in Animal Science from Middle Tennessee State University in 1995.

Committee assignments

Subcommittee on Consumer Affairs
Subcommittee on Local Government, Vice Chair



See also: Tennessee House of Representatives elections, 2010

Swafford was defeated in his bid for the 25th District seat in 2010. Cameron Sexton defeated Swafford in the Republican primary.[1] Sexton faced Democrat Charles Ray Rains and independent Kevin Klingberg in the general election on November 2, 2010.


On Nov. 4, 2008, Swafford won re-election to the 25th District Seat in the Tennessee House of Representatives.[2]

Swafford raised $28,200 for his campaign.[3]

Tennessee House of Representatives, District 25 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Eric Swafford (R) 21,225

Campaign donors


Swafford raised $28,200 in the 2008 election cycle.

His major contributors are listed below.[4]

Donor Amount
Tennessee Dental Association $3,300
Tennessee Hospital Association $1,000
Vince King $1,000
Tennessee Bankers Association $1,000
Federal Express $850


Swafford and his wife, Tammy, have one child.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Tennessee House of Representatives District 25
Succeeded by
Republican Party Cameron Sexton (R)