Robert Huddleston

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Robert Huddleston
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Mississippi House of Representatives, District 30
Incumbent
In office
1996 - present
Term ends
January 3, 2016
Years in position 18
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$10,000/year
Per diem$123/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First electedNovember 7, 1995
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
Personal
BirthdayFebruary 22, 1955
ProfessionConstruction supervisor
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Robert E. Huddleston (b. February 22, 1955) is a Democratic member of the Mississippi House of Representatives, representing District 30. He was first elected to the chamber in 1995.

Biography

Huddleston's professional experience includes working as a construction supervisor for Tallahatchie Housing.[1]

Committee assignments

2012-2013

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

Mississippi Committee Assignments, 2012
Agriculture
Apportionment and Elections
Corrections, Vice Chair
County Affairs
Fees and Salaries of Public Officers

2010-2011

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

Elections

2011

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Huddleston won re-election to District 30 of the Mississippi House of Representatives. He defeated Zachary Harris and Jeffery Kilpatrick in the primary on August 2, 2011.[2] Huddleston was unchallenged in the November 8 general election.[3][4]

Mississippi House of Representatives District 30 Democratic Primary, 2011
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngRobert Huddleston Incumbent 54.1% 1,793
Jeffery Kilpatrick 15.4% 511
Zachary Harris 30.5% 1,011
Total Votes 3,315

2007

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007

On November 6, 2007, Huddleston was re-elected in District 30. He ran unopposed.[5]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 30 (2007)
Candidates Votes Percent
Robert Huddleston (D) 5,092 100.0%

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Huddleston received $5,850 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[6]

Mississippi House of Representatives 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Robert Huddleston's campaign in 2011
Johnson Jr, Josehh E$1,850
Johnson Jr, Joseph F$600
Friends Of Cecil Brown$500
Stogner, Mr & Mrs Jerry D$500
Mississippi Association Of Educators$500
Total Raised in 2011 $5,850
Total Votes received in 2011 2,859
Cost of each vote received $2.05

2007

In 2007, Huddleston collected $700 in donations.[7]

Listed below are the largest contributors to his campaign.

Donor Amount
Unitemized Contributions $700

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2014

In 2014, the Legislature was in session from January 7 through April 2.[8]

Legislators are scored on "economic growth, jobs and other broad job-related issues."[9]

Personal

Huddleston has been a member of the Aaron E. Henry Community Health Center, Aaron E. Henry Help Center, Vice Chair of ICS, President of MDBI, Vice President of Midway Delta, and a member of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People and the Tallahatchie Utility Association.[1]

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Preceded by
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Mississippi House of Representatives District 30
1996–present
Succeeded by
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