|Georgia State Senate District 7|
| January 14, 2013-Present|
|January 12, 2015|
|Years in position ||1|
|Elections and appointments|
|First elected||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|High school||Irwin County Schools|
|Bachelor's||University of Georgia|
is a Republican
member of the Georgia State Senate
, representing District 7. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.
Harper earned his B.S. in Agricultural Engineering from the University of Georgia. His professional experience includes working as a small businessman and farmer.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Harper served on the following committees:
- See also: Georgia State Senate elections, 2014
Elections for the office of Georgia State Senate will consist of a primary election on May 20, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 7, 2014. Incumbent Tyler J. Harper is unopposed in the Republican primary.
- See also: Georgia State Senate elections, 2012
Harper ran in the 2012 election for Georgia State Senate District 7. Harper defeated Rodney Vickers and Mark Hatfield in the Republican primary on July 31, 2012. Gene Mitchell ran unopposed in the Democratic primary. The general election took place on November 6, 2012. Harper defeated Mitchell in the general election.
|Georgia State Senate, District 7, General Election, 2012
|| Donald Mitchell
|Georgia State Senate, District 7 Republican Primary, 2012
| Mark Hatfield
| Rodney Vickers
Comprehensive donor information for Harper is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Harper raised a total of $281,091 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 22, 2013.
Harper won election to the Georgia State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Harper raised a total of $281,091
|Georgia State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Tyler Harper's campaign in 2012|
|Harper, Tyler J||$73,984|
|Force3 Usa Inc||$4,750|
|Frontier Building Systems||$4,650|
|David Shafer Senate Cmte||$4,500|
|Stratton Securities Inc||$2,500|
|Total Raised in 2012||$281,091|
|Source:Follow the Money
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Tyler Harper News Feed
- ↑ Tyler Harper for Georgia Facebook Page "Info" Accessed July 26, 2012
- ↑ Tyler Harper for Georgia "Meet Tyler Harper" Accessed July 26, 2012
- ↑ Georgia Secretary of State, "Official candidate list," accessed March 10, 2014
- ↑ Georgia Secretary of State Elections Division "Candidate List" Accessed May 29, 2012
- ↑ Georgia Secretary of State, Official 2012 Primary Results
- ↑ Georgia Elections Division "2012 Election Results" Accessed November 16, 2012
- ↑ followthemoney.org, "Harper, Tyler," accessed August 22, 2013
| Political offices
Greg Goggans (R)
|Georgia State Senate District 7
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