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Ron Swindall

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Ron Swindall
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Candidate for
Mississippi House of Representatives District 79
Bachelor'sWilliam Carey
Date of birthSeptember 21, 1965
ReligionSouthern Baptist
Campaign website
Ron Swindall was a 2011 Republican candidate for District 79 of the Mississippi House of Representatives.



See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

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.[1][2]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 79 General Election, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngBlaine Eaton, II Incumbent 57.6% 4,956
     Republican Ron Swindall 42.4% 3,652
Total Votes 8,608

Campaign themes

On his campaign website, Swindall lists five principles of his campaign:[3]

  • "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.[4]

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