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Dave Dennis

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Dave Dennis was a Republican candidate for Governor of Mississippi in the 2011 elections. He lost in the primary to Phil Bryant.

Dennis is currently the President of Specialty Contractors & Associates, Inc., a commercial and industrial subcontractor.[1]


According to his website, Dennis believes in "lower taxes, smaller government and more jobs through a growing sector with a skilled and educated workforce."[1] He describes himself as "pro-life; pro-traditional marriage; and [standing] for all out Constitutional rights."[1]

On his official campaign website, he elaborates his positions on competition, education, eminent domain, energy, gaming (dead link), government reform (dead link), health care (dead link), illegal immigration (dead link), insurance (dead link), job creation (dead link), law enforcement (dead link), leadership (dead link), life (dead link), marriage (dead link), principled government (dead link), the second amendment (dead link), taxes (dead link), technology (dead link), tort reform (dead link), tourism (dead link), transportation and infrastructure (dead link), unfunded mandates (dead link) and voter ID (dead link).




Gubernatorial Republican Primary election
Party Candidate Vote Percentage
     Republican Party James Broadwater 1.2%
     Republican Party ApprovedaPhil Bryant 59.5%
     Republican Party Dave Dennis 25.7%
     Republican Party Hudson Holliday 4.7%
     Republican Party Ron Williams 8.8%
Total Votes 289,788


Dennis and his wife, Jane, reside in Pass Christian. They have two children.

See also

State Executive elections

MississippiWest Virginia

GubernatorialLt. Governor
Attorney GeneralSecretary of State
Down ballot offices: (KY, LA, MS)

Mississippi gubernatorial election, 2011
Mississippi lieutenant gubernatorial election, 2011
Gubernatorial elections, 2011
Governor of Mississippi
Lieutenant Governor of Mississippi

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