Tonya Anderson

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Tonya Anderson
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Georgia House of Representatives District 92
In office
January 14, 2013-Present
Term ends
January 8, 2017
Years in position 2
Base salary$17,341.68/year
Per diem$173/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2014
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 8, 2016
Term limitsN/A
Office website
Tonya Anderson is a Democratic member of the Georgia House of Representatives, representing District 92. She was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Committee assignments


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

Georgia Committee Assignments, 2013
Defense and Veterans Affairs
Intragovernmental Coordination
Special Rules



See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Georgia House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election took place on May 20, 2014, with runoff elections taking place where necessary on July 22, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 7, 2014. Incumbent Tonya P. Anderson was unopposed in the Democratic primary and was unchallenged in the general election.[1][2][3]


See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2012

Anderson ran in the 2012 election for Georgia House of Representatives District 92. Anderson ran against Doreen Carter, Kathy L. Harvey, Sherri Len Washington and Doreen Williams in the Democratic primary on July 31, 2012. Anderson and Doreen Williams advanced to the runoff election to determine winner of the Democratic nomination and the district seat.[4] The runoff primary between Anderson and Williams was initially too close to call. Anderson emerged as the winner.[5] The general election took place on November 6, 2012.[6][7] Anderson ran unopposed in the general election.[8]

Georgia House of Representatives, District 92, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngTonya Anderson 100% 16,315
Total Votes 16,315
Georgia House of Representatives District 92 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngTonya Anderson (advanced to runoff) 24.6% 1,105
Green check mark transparent.pngDoreen Williams (advanced to runoff) 23.9% 1,076
Sherri Len Washington 22.7% 1,021
Doreen Carter 19.8% 890
Kathy L. Harvey 9% 405
Total Votes 4,497

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Anderson is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Anderson raised a total of $6,105 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 27, 2013.[9]

Tonya Anderson's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Georgia State House, District 92 Won $6,105
Grand Total Raised $6,105


Anderson won election to the Georgia House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Anderson raised a total of $6,105.
Georgia House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Tonya Anderson's campaign in 2012
Creolaise Catering$1,499
Williams, Rev Jasper$500
Wayfield Foods$500
Peterson, Emma$400
Total Raised in 2012$6,105
Source:Follow the Money


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In 2014, the Georgia State Legislature was in session from January 13 through March 21.[10]

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Preceded by
Pam Stephenson (D)
Georgia House of Representatives District 92
Succeeded by