|Louisiana House Of Representatives District 89|
|January 11, 2016|
|Years in position||10|
|Per diem||$6,000/year for expenses; $149/day per diem|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 19, 2011|
|Next general||Term limited|
|Term limits||3 terms (12 years)|
Burns earned his B.A. in Economics, M.B.A. in Accounting, and J.D. from Tulane University. His professional experience includes working as a tax attorney.
In the 2012-2013 legislative session, Burns served on the following committees:
- House and Governmental Affairs, Chairman
In the 2010-2011 legislative session, Burns served on the following committees:
- Civil Law and Procedure (Chair)
On October 22, 2011, Burns won re-election to District 61 of the Louisiana House of Representatives. He defeated Pat Phillips (R) in the October 22 primary. Because Louisiana uses a blanket primary system, a candidate can be declared the overall winner of the seat by garnering 50 percent +1 of the vote in the primary.
|Louisiana House of Representatives, District 89 Blanket Primary, 2011|
|Republican||Timothy Burns Incumbent||69.1%||6,157|
|Louisiana House of Representatives General Election, District 89 (2007)|
|Timothy Burns (R)||N/A|
In 2011, Burns received $102,075 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.
|Louisiana House of Representatives 2011 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Timothy Burns's campaign in 2011|
|Republican Legislative Delegation Campaign Cmte Of Louisiana||$10,000|
|Louisiana Medical Pac||$3,500|
|Louisiana Manufacturers Association||$3,500|
|Leadership For Louisiana||$2,500|
|E&L Enterprises Inc||$2,500|
|Total Raised in 2011||$102,075|
|Total Votes received in 2011||6,157|
|Cost of each vote received||$16.58|
In 2007, a year in which Burns was up for election, he collected $114,269 in donations.
His four largest contributors in 2007 were:
|Louisiana Association of Business & Industry||$5,219|
|West St. Tammany Anesthesia Associates||$2,500|
|Florida Marine Transporters Inc.||$2,250|
|Joseph C. Canizaro||$2,000|
Burns is a member of the Louisiana Republican Legislative Delegation.
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- Rep. Burns' website
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions: 2009, 2007, 2003
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