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Mike Harrison

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Mike Harrison
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Tennessee House Of Representatives District 9
Incumbent
In office
2002-Present
Term ends
November 4, 2014
Years in position 12
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$19,009/year
Per diem$173/legislative day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2002
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Personal
BirthdaySeptember 9, 1958
ReligionBaptist
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Michael "Mike" Harrison (b. September 9, 1958) is a Republican member of the Tennessee House of Representatives, representing District 9. He was first elected to the chamber in 2002.

Biography

Harrison attended both Walter State Community College and East Tennessee State University. He has served as a Sessions Judge and Executive of Hancock County. Harrison has worked in Operations, Healthcare, and as a Compliance Officer.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Harrison served on the following committees:

Tennessee Committee Assignments, 2013
Finance, Ways, and Means
Health
Pensions and Insurance

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Harrison served on these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Harrison served on these committees:

Issues

Presidential preference

2012

See also: Endorsements by state officials of presidential candidates in the 2012 election

Mike Harrison endorsed Mitt Romney in the 2012 presidential election. [1]

Elections

2014

See also: Tennessee House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Tennessee House of Representatives will consist of a primary election on August 7, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was April 3, 2014. Incumbent Mike Harrison is unopposed in the Republican primary.[2]

2012

See also: Tennessee House of Representatives elections, 2012

Harrison ran in the 2012 election for Tennessee House of Representatives, District 9. Harrison ran unopposed in the August 2 primary election. He was unchallenged in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[3][4]

2010

See also: Tennessee House of Representatives elections, 2010

Harrison was re-elected to the 9th District seat in 2010. He faced no opposition in the general election on November 2, 2010. Harrison was unopposed in August 5 primary.[5][6]

Tennessee House of Representatives, District 9 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Mike Harrison (R) 10,172

2008

On Nov. 4, 2008, Harrison won re-election to the 9th District Seat in the Tennessee House of Representatives, defeating opponents Richard Gabriel (D) and Leonard Merritt (I).[7]

Harrison raised $40,112 for his campaign while Gabriel and Merritt each raised $0.[8]

Tennessee House of Representatives, District 9 (2008)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Mike Harrison (R) 14,657
Richard Gabriel (D) 5,140
Leonard Merritt 761

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Harrison is available dating back to 2002. Based on available campaign finance records, Harrison raised a total of $267,687 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 28, 2013.[9]

Mike Harrison's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Tennessee State House, District 9 Won $91,725
2010 Tennessee State House, District 9 Won $49,025
2008 Tennessee State House, District 9 Won $40,112
2006 Tennessee State House, District 9 Won $55,325
2004 Tennessee State House, District 9 Won $8,850
2002 Tennessee State House, District 9 Won $22,650
Grand Total Raised $267,687

2012

Harrison won re-election to the Tennessee House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Harrison raised a total of $91,725.

2010

Harrison won re-election to the Tennessee House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Harrison raised a total of $49,025.

2008

Harrison won re-election to the Tennessee House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, Harrison raised a total of $40,112.

2006

Harrison won re-election to the Tennessee House of Representatives in 2006. During that election cycle, Harrison raised a total of $55,325.

2004

Harrison won re-election to the Tennessee House of Representatives in 2004. During that election cycle, Harrison raised a total of $8,850.

2002

Harrison won election to the Tennessee House of Representatives in 2002. During that election cycle, Harrison raised a total of $22,650.

Personal

Harrison and his wife, Nikki, have two children. They currently live in Rogersville, Tennessee.

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Tennessee House of Representatives District 9
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