|Tennessee House Of Representatives District 25|
|November 4, 2014|
|Years in position||3|
|Per diem||$173/legislative day|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|First elected||November 2, 2010|
|Next election||November 4, 2014|
|Bachelor's||University of Tennessee, 1994|
|Birthday||November 11, 1970|
Sexton holds a BA in Public Administration from the University of Tennessee. He has worked in sales and marketing.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Sexton served on the following committees:
|Tennessee Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Business and Utilities|
|• Calendar and Rules|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Sexton served on these committees:
|Tennessee Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Calendar and Rules|
|• Health & Human Resources|
Sexton won re-election in the 2012 election for Tennessee House of Representatives, District 25. Sexton ran unopposed in the August 2 primary election and defeated Flo Matheson (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Tennessee House of Representatives, District 25, General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Cameron Sexton Incumbent||74.3%||19,488|
|Tennessee House of Representatives, District 25 General Election (2010)|
|Cameron Sexton (R)||15,434|
|Charles Ray Rains (D)||7,117|
|Kevin Klingberg (I)||432|
|Tennessee House of Representatives, District 25 Republican Primary (2010)|
|Cameron Sexton (R)||8,798|
|Eric Swafford (R)||5,219|
Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.
In 2010, when Sexton first won election to the House, he collected $83,085 in donations.
His largest contributors in 2010 were:
|House Republican Caucus of Tennessee||$5,500|
|Four other contributors||$2,000 each|
He was active in the effort to defeat a proposal for a state income tax several years ago and repeated his pledge when speaking to a local paper: “It seems that every few years, someone in Nashville attempts to enact a state income tax. I pledge to always work to defeat any proposal to enact a Tennessee state income tax.”
Sexton's platform included continuing the Tennessee Agricultural Enhancement Program, which provides low-interest loans to qualifying farmers. This is part of a broader plan to provide targeted incentives and capital investment for farmers. He also belongs to the Tennessee Farm Bureau.
Mr Sexton more generally supported economic development that makes Tennessee a target to business, along with education and job training to make the state's work force more attractive to potential employers.
A NRA member, Sexton supported Second Amendment rights. He is also pro-life.
Sexton and his wife, Lacey, have two children. They currently reside in Crossville, Tennessee.
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- Cameron Sexton on the Tennessee State House website
- Cameron Sexton's biography on Project Vote Smart
- Cameron Sexton's biography on the University of Tennessee's government relations website
- Campaign contributions: 2010
- Cameron Sexton at LinkedIn
- ↑ Tennessee Secretary of State - 2012 Primary Candidates
- ↑ Tennessee Department of State - Unofficial primary results
- ↑ Unofficial Republican state representative primary results from the TN Secretary of State, 2010
- ↑ Tennessee General election results
- ↑ Follow the Money.org, Cameron Sexton candidate summary, Retrieved June 13, 2011
- ↑ The Bledsonian Banner, "July 2, 2010
Eric Swafford (R)
|Tennessee House of Representatives District 25
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