Yomi Faparusi

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Yomi "Fapas" Faparusi Sr.
YomiFaparusi.jpg
Candidate for
U.S. House, Tennessee, District 4
PartyRepublican
Education
J.D.Widener University School of Law
Ph.D.Johns Hopkins University
M.D.University of Ibadan’s College of Medicine
Personal
ProfessionPhysician, Attorney, Researcher
Websites
Campaign website
Yomi Faparusi was a 2014 Republican candidate seeking election to the U.S. House to represent the 4th Congressional District of Tennessee.[1] He was defeated in the Republican primary.[2]

Biography

Faparusi grew up in Nigeria, West Africa. He earned his M.D. from the University of Ibadan’s College of Medicine in Ibadan, Nigeria. He also earned a Ph.D. in public health from Johns Hopkins University and a J.D. from Widener University School of Law.[3]

Career

Faparusi is a licensed physician, attorney and researcher who runs a law practice, a consultancy partnership and a service oriented company.[3]

Elections

2014

See also: Tennessee's 4th Congressional District elections, 2014

Faparusi ran in the 2014 election for the U.S. House to represent Tennessee's 4th District. He was defeated in the Republican primary.[2]

U.S. House, Tennessee District 4 Republican Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngScott DesJarlais Incumbent 44.9% 34,793
Jim Tracy 44.8% 34,755
John Anderson 5.9% 4,592
Steve Lane 1.9% 1,483
David Tate 1.2% 938
Michael Warden 0.9% 659
Oluyomi Faparusi 0.4% 284
Total Votes 77,504
Source: Tennessee Secretary of State

Campaign donors

Candidates for Congress were required to file reports with the Federal Election Commission during the 2014 elections season. Below are Faparusi's reports.

Yomi Faparusi (2014) Campaign Finance Reports
ReportDate FiledBeginning BalanceTotal Contributions
for Reporting Period
ExpendituresCash on Hand
October Quarterly[4]October 14, 2013$663$8,680$(4,896)$4,446
Year-End[5]January 30, 2014$4,446$7,442$(11,834)$53
April Quarterly[6]April 15, 2014$53.49$19,588.96$(19,272.54)$369.91
Running totals
$35,710.96$(36,002.54)

Personal

Faparusi is married with three sons.[3]

Recent news

BP-Initials-UPDATED.png
Know more information about this profile?
Submit a bio

This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term "Yomi + Faparusi + Tennessee + Congress"

All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.

Yomi Faparusi News Feed

  • Loading...

See also

External links

BP-Initials-UPDATED.png
Suggest a link

References