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|Mississippi House of Representatives District 79|
|Birthday||September 21, 1965|
Swindall ran in the 2011 election for Mississippi House of Representatives District 79. He ran unopposed in the August 2 primary and was defeated by incumbent Democrat Blaine Eaton, II in the November 8 general election.
|Mississippi House of Representatives, District 79 General Election, 2011|
|Democratic||Blaine Eaton, II Incumbent||57.6%||4,956|
On his campaign website, Swindall lists five principles of his campaign:
- "Reduce the size of government & tax burden on our citizens."
- "Personal accountability."
- "Lower Mississippi’s abortion rate."
- "Stop the practice of “ear marking” legislation for political gain."
- "Uphold free market principles to help provide jobs."
Swindall was endorsed by the Mississippi Tea Party. The 79th is one of 10 districts the Tea Party’s Move the House Committee specifically targeted as necessary to win in order to gain conservative control of the House.
- Official campaign website
- Facebook campaign page
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Ron Swindall on Twitter
- Mississippi Secretary of State, "2011 Primary Election Results," accessed February 13, 2014
- Mississippi Secretary of State, "Official 2011 General Election Results," accessed February 13, 2014
- Vote Swindall, "Issues," accessed October 27, 2011
- Y'all Politics, "Mississippi Tea Party To Target 10 Seats," September 6, 2011
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