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J. Russell Jackson
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Rhode Island House of Representatives District 73
Incumbent
In office
2005 - 2013
PartyDemocratic
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2004
Term limitsN/A
Personal
ProfessionAttorney
CandidateVerification
J. Russell Jackson (b. April 25, 1967) is a former Democratic member of the Rhode Island House of Representatives.

Jackson earned his B.A. from the University of Rhode Island in 1992. He went on to receive his J.D. from Suffolk University in 1998.

After earning his law degree, Jackson began working as an attorney. He currently works for Jackson Law, Limited.

Jackson joined the Rhode Island House of Representatives in 2005 and served in that position until his retirement in 2013.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Jackson served on these committees:

Subcommittee on General Government/Public Safety, Chair

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Jackson served on these committees:

Subcommittee on Education
Subcommittee on General Government

Elections

2012

See also: Rhode Island House of Representatives elections, 2012

Jackson did not run for re-election in 2012.[1]

2010

See also: Rhode Island House of Representatives elections, 2010

Jackson won re-election to the 73rd District seat in 2010. He was unopposed in the September 14 primary election and defeated independent Gregory Larson in the general election on November 2, 2010.[2][3]

Rhode Island House District 73
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png J. Russell Jackson (D) 1849
Gregory Larson (I) 619

2008

In 2008 Jackson was re-elected to the Rhode Island House District 73. Jackson (D) ran unopposed and finished with 3,349 votes.[4] Jackson raised $4,072 for his campaign fund.[5]

Rhode Island House District 73
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png J. Russell Jackson (D) 3,349

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Jackson raised $7,310 in campaign donations. The top contributors to the campaign are listed below.[6]

Rhode Island House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to J. Russell Jackson's campaign in 2010
Newport Democratic City$1,000
Boyle, Christopher$200
Crowley, Peter$150
Rhode Island Association Of Realtors$150
Rhode Island Assisted Living Association$100
Total Raised in 2010 $7,310

Personal

Jackson and his wife, Karin, have three children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Rhode Island House of Representatives - District 73
2005–2013
Succeeded by
Marvin Abney (D)