|South Carolina House District 85|
|1998 - Present|
|November 10, 2014|
|Years in position||15|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|Next election||November 4, 2014|
Huggins earned his BS from Winthrop University in 1987.
Huggins is a Realtor and Broker in Charge of Century 21 Bob Capes Realtors, Greystone Office.
Huggins joined the South Carolina State House of Representatives in 1999. He has served in that position since, representing the 85th District.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Huggins served on the following committees:
|South Carolina Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Ways and Means|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Huggins served on the following committees:
|South Carolina Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Ways and Means|
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Huggins served on the following committees:
|South Carolina Committee Assignments, 2009|
|• Labor, Commerce and Industry|
|South Carolina House of Representatives, District 85, General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Chip Huggins Incumbent||98.9%||16,716|
|South Carolina House of Representatives, District 85 (2010)|
|Chip Huggins (R)||11,071||73.63%|
|Jim Nelson (D)||3,950||26.27%|
On November 4, 2008 Huggins won re-election to the 85th District seat in the South Carolina House of Representatives, defeating Jim Nelson (D).
Huggins raised $111,574 for his campaign, while Nelson raised $6,557.
|South Carolina House of Representatives, District 85 (2008)|
|Chip Huggins (R)||13,122|
|Jim Nelson (D)||5,769|
Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.
In 2010, a year in which Huggins was up for re-election, he collected $87,297 in donations.
His largest contributors in 2010 were:
|South Carolina House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Chip Huggins's campaign in 2010|
|House Republican Caucus Of South Carolina||$5,000|
|Carolinas Associated General Contractors||$2,000|
|Mango Llc Prof Corp||$1,000|
|Carolina Commerce Fund||$1,000|
|Total Raised in 2010||$87,297|
Huggins raised $111,574 in the 2008 election cycle.
His major contributors are listed below.
|House Republican Caucus of South Carolina||$3,000|
|Lexington County Republican Party||$2,000|
|Carolinas Associated General Contractors||$1,500|
Huggins and his wife, Ginger, have two children.
- South Carolina House of Representative - Rep. James Smith
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2006, 2004, 2002, 2000
- ↑ AP.org "South Carolina State Senate and State House Election Results" Accessed November 7, 2012
- ↑ South Carolina State Election Commission "2012 Candidates," Accessed April 24, 2012
- ↑ South Carolina general election results
- ↑ Follow the Money's report 2008 Campaign donations in South Carolina
- ↑ 2010 campaign contributions
- ↑ Campaign contributors to Chip Huggins
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