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E. Harvey Moss

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E. Harvey Moss
E. Harvey Moss.jpg
Mississippi House of Representatives District 2
Former member
In office
1984 - 2012
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 8, 1983
Term limitsN/A
Harvey Moss (b. July 17, 1951) is a former Democratic member of the Mississippi House of Representatives. He represented the 2nd District from 1984 to 2012. While in office, Moss served as State House Majority Whip.

Moss is an attorney. He attended the University of Mississippi and Northeast Mississippi Junior College.

Moss is a member of the Alcorn County Bar Association, Masons, Mississippi Bar Association, and the Shriners.[1]

Committee assignments

Moss served on the following committees:



See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

Moss, who initially indicated he would run for re-election, pulled out of the race on June 9, 2011 and announced he would retire after 28 years of service.[2] Moss's refusal to run left Nick Bain as the only Democratic candidate left in the race for District 2's seat.


See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007

On November 6, 2007, Moss was re-elected in District 2, defeating Republican challenger John Orman.[3]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 2 (2007)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png E. Harvey Moss (D) 3,408
John Orman (R) 2,426

Campaign donors


In 2007, Moss collected $20,836 in donations.[4]

Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.

Donor Amount
Moss, Harvey $4,000
Mississippi Hospital Association $2,000
Electric Power Associates of Mississippi $1,300
AT&T $1,250
Mississippi House Democratic Leadership $1,000

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Political offices
Preceded by
Mississippi House of Representatives District 2
Succeeded by
Nick Bain