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Nolan Mettetal

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Nolan Mettetal
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Mississippi House of Representatives, District 10
Incumbent
In office
2012 - present
Term ends
January 3, 2016
Years in position 2
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$10,000/year
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First electedNovember 8, 2011
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Mississippi State Senate, District 10
1984-2012
Education
Bachelor'sMississippi State University
Associate'sNorthwest Mississippi Junior College
Personal
BirthdayNovember 19, 1945
ProfessionFarmer
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Nolan Mettetal (b. November 19, 1945) is a Republican member of the Mississippi House of Representatives, representing District 10. He was first elected to the chamber in 2011.

Mettetal served in the Mississippi State Senate, representing District 10 from 1996 to 2012. He was first elected as a Democrat, but changed his party affiliation to Republican in 2008.[1]

Biography

Mettetal attended Northwest Mississippi Community College, and received his B.S. in Pharmacy from the University of Mississippi. His professional experience included working as a registered pharmacist.[2]

Committee assignments

2012-2013

During the 2012-2013 legislative session, Mettetal served on the following committees:

Mississippi Committee Assignments, 2012
Appropriations
Banking and Financial Services
Corrections
Medicaid
Public Property
Public Utilities
Universities and Colleges, Chair
Workforce Development

2010-2011

During the 2010-2011 legislative session, Mettetal served on the following committees:

Elections

2011

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Mettetal won election to District 10 of the Mississippi House of Representatives. He defeated Doug Jones in the Republican primary on August 2, 2011.[3] He defeated Democratic candidate Greg Hodges in the November 8 general election.

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 10 General Election, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngNolan Mettetal Incumbent 61.6% 6,193
     Democrat Greg Hodges 38.4% 3,858
Total Votes 10,051
Mississippi House of Representatives District 10 Republican Primary, 2011
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngNolan Mettetal Incumbent 60.7% 770
Doug Jones 39.3% 499
Total Votes 1,269

2007

See also: Mississippi State Senate elections, 2007

On November 6, 2007, Nolan Mettetal ran for District 10 of the Mississippi State Senate, beating Shelly Turner.[4]

Nolan Mettetal raised $213,389 for his campaign.[5]

Mississippi Senate, District 10 (2007)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Nolan Mettetal (D) 10,048
Shelly Turner (R) 3,456
Mississippi Senate, District 10
Candidates Votes Percent


Nolan Mettetal (D) 10,048 74.4%
Shelly Turner (R) 3,456 25.6%

2003

On November 4, 2003, Nolan Mettetal ran unopposed for District 10 of the Mississippi State Senate.[6]

Mississippi Senate, District 10
Candidates Votes Percent


Nolan Mettetal (D) 14,209 100%

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Mettetal received $52,618 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[7]

2009

In 2009 Nolan Mettetal collected $12,701 in donations.[8]

His five largest contributors in 2009 were:

Donor Amount
Mississippi Power Co. $1,000
Electric Power Association of MS State PAC $1,000
Comcast $1,000
Advance America Cash Advance $1,000
AT&T $1,000

Personal

Mettetal is married to his wife, Kay.[9]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Warner McBride
Mississippi House of Representatives District 10
2012 – Present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Mississippi State Senate District 10
1996–2012
Succeeded by
Steve Hale