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Ronald Ramsey

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Ronald Ramsey
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Georgia State Senate District 43
Incumbent
In office
2007 - Present
Term ends
January 12, 2015
Years in position 7
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$17,341.68/year
Per diem$173/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2006
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Websites
Office website
Personal website
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Ronald Ramsey is a Democratic member of the Georgia State Senate, representing District 43. He was first elected to the chamber in 2006.

Ramsey earned his B.A. in Political Science in 1981. His professional experience includes working as a Municipal Court Judge for Stone Mountain, Georgia and attorney.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Georgia Committee Assignments, 2013
Special Judiciary, Vice Chair
Insurance and Labor
Judiciary - Non-Civil
Urban Affairs

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Ramsey served on the following committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Ramsey served on the following committees:

Elections

2014

See also: Georgia State Senate elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Georgia State Senate will take place in 2014. A primary election took place May 20, 2014; a runoff election will take place where necessary on July 22, 2014. The general election will take place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 7, 2014. Incumbent Ronald B. Ramsey, Sr. was unopposed in the Democratic primary and is unchallenged in the general election.[1][2]

2012

See also: Georgia State Senate elections, 2012

Ramsey ran in the 2012 election for Georgia State Senate District 43. Ramsey ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on July 31, 2012. No Republican candidate filed to run for this seat. The general election took place on November 6, 2012.[3][4] Ramsey ran unopposed in the general election.[5]

Georgia State Senate, District 43, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngRonald Ramsey Incumbent 100% 59,411
Total Votes 59,411

2010

See also: Georgia State Senate elections, 2010

Ramsey won re-election to the 43rd District seat in 2010. He was unopposed in the July 20 primary and defeated Diana Williams (R) in the general election on November 2, 2010.[6]

Georgia State Senate District 43 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngRonald Ramsey Incumbent 79.8% 43,403
     Republican Diana Williams 20.2% 10,973
Total Votes 54,376

2008

On November 4, 2008, Ramsey won re-election to the Georgia Senate from Georgia's 43rd Senate district. Ramsey received 63,809 votes, defeating Willie Hinton (R), who received 12,500 votes.[7] Ramsey raised $21,017 for his campaign in 2008; Hinton raised $2,160.[8]

Georgia State Senate District 43 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngRonald Ramsey Incumbent 84.8% 69,809
     Republican Willie Hinton 15.2% 12,500
Total Votes 82,309

2006

On November 7, 2006, Ramsey won election to District 43 of the Georgia State Senate against Willie Hinton.[9]

Georgia State Senate District 43 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngRonald Ramsey 77.5% 30,958
     Republican Willie Hinton 22.5% 8,976
Total Votes 39,934

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Ramsey is available dating back to 2006. Based on available campaign finance records, Ramsey raised a total of $141,856 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 22, 2013.[10]

Ronald Ramsey's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Georgia State Senate, District 43 Won $22,375
2010 Georgia State Senate, District 43 Won $33,979
2008 Georgia State Senate, District 43 Won $21,017
2006 Georgia State Senate, District 43 Won $64,485
Grand Total Raised $141,856

2012

Ramsey won re-election to the Georgia State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Ramsey raised a total of $22,375.
Georgia State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Ronald Ramsey's campaign in 2012
Laborers Local 515$3,250
Georgia Trial Lawyers Association$3,000
Steve Henson for Senate$2,250
Robinson Iii$1,500
Quick Action Fire & Water Inc$1,300
Total Raised in 2012$22,375
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Ramsey won re-election to the Georgia State Senate in 2010. During that election cycle, Ramsey raised a total of $33,979.

2008

Ramsey won re-election to the Georgia State Senate in 2008. During that election cycle, Ramsey raised a total of $21,017.

2006

Ramsey won election to the Georgia State Senate in 2006. During that election cycle, Ramsey raised a total of $64,485.

Personal

Ramsey and his wife, Doris, have two children.

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