|South Carolina House District 24|
|2004 - Present|
|November 10, 2014|
|Years in position||9|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|Next election||November 4, 2014|
Bannister earned his BA from Davidson College in 1995. He went on to receive his JD from the University of South Carolina in 1998.
Bannister is Managing Partner of Bannister and Wyatt, Limited Liability Company. He works as an attorney.
Bannister won a special election to the South Carolina House of Representatives on October 4, 2005. He has served in the House since then, representing the 24th District.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Bannister served on the following committees:
|South Carolina Committee Assignments, 2013|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Bannister served on the following committees:
|South Carolina Committee Assignments, 2011|
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Bannister served on the following committees:
|South Carolina Committee Assignments, 2009|
|South Carolina House of Representatives, District 24, General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Bruce Bannister Incumbent||83.9%||13,191|
Bannister ran unopposed in the June 8 Republican primary for District 24 of the South Carolina House of Representatives. Bannister defeated D.C. Swinton (D, G) in the general election on November 2.
|South Carolina House of Representatives, District 24 (2010)|
|Bruce Bannister (R)||10,396||75.35%|
|D.C. Swinton (D, G)||3390||24.57%|
On November 4, 2008 Bannister won re-election unopposed to the South Carolina House of Representatives with 15,064 votes, representing District 24.
Bannister raised $49,611 for his campaign.
|South Carolina House of Representatives, District 24 (2008)|
|Bruce Bannister (R)||15,064|
Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.
In 2010, a year in which Bannister was up for re-election, he collected $85,313 in donations.
His largest contributors in 2010 were:
|South Carolina House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Bruce Bannister's campaign in 2010|
|South Carolina Republican Caucus||$5,000|
|American Legislative Exchange Council||$1,358|
|Ehlies, William H||$1,000|
|South Carolina Trucking Association||$1,000|
|Ehlies, Christine H||$1,000|
|Total Raised in 2010||$85,313|
Bannister raised $49,611 in the 2008 election cycle.
His major contributors are listed below.
|Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough||$1,031|
|11 different donors each donated:||$1,000|
Bannister and his wife, Mary Margaret, have three children.
- South Carolina House of Representative - Rep. Bruce Bannister
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2006
- ↑ AP.org "South Carolina State Senate and State House Election Results" Accessed November 7, 2012
- ↑ South Carolina State Election Commission "2012 Candidates," Accessed April 19, 2012
- ↑ South Carolina general election results
- ↑ Follow the Money's report 2008 Campaign donations in South Carolina
- ↑ 2010 campaign contributions
- ↑ Campaign contributors to Bruce Bannister
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