John Hines, Mississippi Representative
|Mississippi House of Representatives, District 50|
|2001 - present|
|January 3, 2016|
|Years in position||14|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 8, 2011|
|Next general||November 3, 2015|
|Date of birth||April 6, 1966|
- For other people with this name, see John Hines.
Hines' professional experience includes working as an insurance agent and investigator for McTeer Associates.
During the 2012-2013 legislative session, Hines served on the following committees:
|Mississippi Committee Assignments, 2012|
|• Conservation and Water Resources|
|• Corrections, Vice Chair|
|• Public Health and Human Services|
|• Youth and Family Affairs, Chair|
During the 2010-2011 legislative session, Hines served on the following committees:
|Mississippi Committee Assignments, 2010|
|• Executive Contingent Fund, Chair|
|• Juvenile Justice|
|• Public Health and Human Services|
|• Public Utilities|
|• Select Cmte on Utility Cost Recovery|
Elections for the office of Mississippi House of Representatives will take place in 2015. A primary election will be held on August 4, 2015, and the general election November 3, 2015. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was February 27, 2015.
On November 8, 2011, Hines won re-election to District 50 of the Mississippi House of Representatives. He ran unopposed in the August 2 primary and was unchallenged in the November 8 general election.
On November 6, 2007, Hines was re-elected in District 50. He defeated Margaret Hollins in the primary election, and ran unopposed in the general election.
|Mississippi House of Representatives, District 50 (2007)|
|John Hines (D)||2,552|
In 2011, Hines received $10,250 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.
|Mississippi House of Representatives 2011 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to John Hines, Mississippi Representative's campaign in 2011|
|Mississippi Dental Association||$1,000|
|Total Raised in 2011||$10,250|
|Total Votes received in 2011||3,349|
|Cost of each vote received||$3.06|
In 2007, Hines collected $26,599 in donations.
Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.
|Mississippi House Democratic Leadership||$10,999|
|Card Services Inc.||$1,000|
|Communications Workers District 3||$500|
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In 2014, the Legislature was in session from January 7 through April 2.
- Business and Industry Political Education Committee: Legislator "Business and Jobs" Report Card
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Hines is Vice President of 100 Black Men of the Mississippi Delta, and a member of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People and Young Men Making a Difference.
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- Profile from Open States
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography on Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions: 2009, 2007, 2005, 2003, 2001
- Project Vote Smart - Rep. Hines
- Mississippi Secretary of State, "2015 Elections Calendar," accessed December 2, 2014
- Mississippi Secretary of State, "2011 Election Results," accessed March 23, 2014
- Mississippi Secretary of State, "2007 Statewide Elections," accessed February 14, 2014
- Follow the Money, "Mississippi 2011 - Candidates," accessed February 13, 2014
- Follow the Money, 2007 contributions to John Hines
- StateScape, "Session Schedules," accessed July 29, 2014
- Business and Industry Political Education Committee, "Legislator 'Business & Jobs' Report Card - 2014 Legislative Session," accessed August 30, 2014
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