John Litz

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John Litz
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Tennessee House of Representatives District 10
Former member
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Political party Democratic
Profession Owner, Litz Farms
John Litz (b. July 24, 1961) was a Democratic member of the Tennessee House of Representatives, representing the 10th District.

Litz joined the Tennessee State House of Representatives in 2003. He has served in that position since, representing the 10th District. He currently serves as the Assistant Minority Leader.

Litz was the owner of Lowland Farms from 1985 to 1990. He has been the owner of Litz Farms since 1990.

Litz earned his B.S. from the University of Tennessee in 1983.



See also: Tennessee House of Representatives elections, 2010

Litz did not run for re-election to the 10th District seat in 2010. The primary was held on August 5, 2010. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.


On Nov. 4, 2008, Litz won re-election to the 10th District Seat in the Tennessee House of Representatives.[1]

Litz raised $76,281 for his campaign.[2]

Tennessee House of Representatives, District 10 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png John Litz (D) 14,817
Michael Blain Surgenor (D) 6,803

Committee assignments

Subcommittee on Agriculture, Vice Chair
Subcommittee on State Government

Campaign donors


Litz raised $14,817 in the 2008 election cycle.

He major contributors are listed below.[3]

Donor Amount
Fire Fighters Local 3836 $1,900
Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 572 $1,500
Federal Express $1,500
Tennessee Bankers Association $1,250
Tennessee Wine & Spirits Retailers Association $1,100


Litz has a wife, Lisa.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Tennessee House of Representatives District 10
Succeeded by
Don Miller