John Moore (Mississippi)
|Mississippi House of Representatives, District 60|
|1996 - present|
|January 3, 2016|
|Years in position||18|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 8, 2011|
|First elected||November 7, 1995|
|Next general||November 3, 2015|
|Bachelor's||Mississippi State University|
|Birthday||August 19, 1954|
Moore attended Mississippi State University. His professional experience includes working in insurance and investments.
During the 2012-2013 legislative session, Moore served on the following committees:
|Mississippi Committee Assignments, 2012|
|• Education, Chair|
|• Judiciary B|
|• Judiciary En Banc|
|• Legislative Budget|
During the 2010-2011 legislative session, Moore served on the following committees:
|Mississippi Committee Assignments, 2010|
|• Judiciary B|
|• Judiciary En Banc|
|• Public Property|
|• Ways and Means|
On November 8, 2011, Moore won re-election to District 60 of the Mississippi House of Representatives. He defeated David Morrow in the primary on August 2, 2011. Moore was unchallenged in the November 8 general election.
|Mississippi House of Representatives District 60 Republican Primary, 2011|
|John Moore Incumbent||51%||2,979|
On November 6, 2007, Moore was re-elected in District 60. He ran unopposed.
|Mississippi House of Representatives, District 60 (2007)|
|John L. Moore (R)||5,965||100%|
In 2011, Moore received $36,436 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.
|Mississippi House of Representatives 2011 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to John Moore (Mississippi)'s campaign in 2011|
|Mississippi Bankers Association||$3,000|
|Mississippi Association Of Realtors||$2,000|
|Mississippi House Republican Conference||$2,000|
|Mississippi Manufacturers Association||$2,000|
|Mississippi Dental Association||$1,500|
|Total Raised in 2011||$36,436|
|Total Votes received in 2011||7,248|
|Cost of each vote received||$5.03|
In 2007, Moore collected $9,650 in donations.
Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.
|Mississippi Medical Association||$1,000|
|Mississippi Dental Association||$500|
|Rankin Medical Center||$500|
|Gulf States Toyota||$500|
|Mississippi State Farm||$500|
Legislative scorecards are used to evaluate elected public officials based on voting record. Some scorecards are created by political advocacy groups with a focus on specific issues, while others are developed by newspapers and are broad in scope. Scorecards are meant to be used as a tool for voters to have a quick picture of whether their views align with a particular legislator's record.
Because scorecards can be specific to particular issues or general to a state’s legislative term, for example, each report should be considered on its own merits. Each entity that publishes these reports uses different methodologies and definitions for the terms used.
Please see our writing guidelines if you would like to add results from an individual scorecard to this legislator's profile.
In 2014, the Legislature was in session from January 7 through April 2.
- Business and Industry Political Education Committee: Legislator "Business and Jobs" Report Card
- Legislators are scored on "economic growth, jobs and other broad job-related issues."
Moore has been a member of the Jackson Association of Life Underwriters, Rankin County Chamber of Commerce, and the Rotary Club. He is married with three children.
This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term John + Moore + Mississippi + Legislature
- All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.
- Mississippi State Legislature
- Mississippi House of Representatives
- House Committees
- Joint Committees
- Mississippi state legislative districts
- Office website
- Profile from Open States
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions: 2009, 2007, 2005, 2003, 1999
- Project Vote Smart - Rep. Moore
- Newt Gingrich 2012, "Newt 2012 Announces “Mississippi Leaders With Newt”," March 12, 2012
- Associated Press, "Mississippi Primary Election Results," accessed August 3, 2011
- Mississippi Secretary of State, "2011 Primary Election Results," accessed February 13, 2014
- Mississippi Secretary of State, "Official 2011 General Election Results," accessed February 13, 2014
- Mississippi Secretary of State, "2007 Statewide Elections," accessed February 14, 2014
- Follow the Money, "Mississippi 2011 - Candidates," accessed February 13, 2014
- Follow the Money, 2007 contributions to John Moore
- StateScape, "Session Schedules," accessed July 29, 2014
- Business and Industry Political Education Committee, "Legislator 'Business & Jobs' Report Card - 2014 Legislative Session," accessed August 30, 2014
|Mississippi House of Representatives District 60
| Succeeded by|
State of Mississippi
|State executive officers||
Governor | Lieutenant Governor | Attorney General | Secretary of State | Treasurer | State Auditor | Superintendent of Education | Commissioner of Insurance | Commissioner of Agriculture and Commerce | Executive Director of Environmental Quality | Executive Director of Employment Security | Chairman of Public Service Commission |