John Pezold

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John Pezold
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Georgia House of Representatives District 133
In office
January 14, 2013-Present
Term ends
January 12, 2015
Years in position 1
Base salary$17,341.68/year
Per diem$173/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2014
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Office website
John Pezold is a Republican member of the Georgia House of Representatives, representing District 133. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Committee assignments


At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Pezold served on the following committees:

Georgia Committee Assignments, 2013
Defense and Veterans Affairs
Higher Education
Small Business Development



See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Georgia House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election took place on May 20, 2014, with runoff elections taking place where necessary on July 22, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 7, 2014. Incumbent John D. Pezold was unopposed in the Republican primary and was unchallenged in the general election.[1][2][3]


See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2012

Pezold ran in the 2012 election for Georgia House of Representatives District 133. Pezold defeated incumbent Kip Smith in the Republican primary on July 31, 2012. No candidates filed to run in the Democratic primary. The general election took place on November 6, 2012.[4][5][6] Pezold ran unopposed in the general election.[7]

Georgia House of Representatives, District 133, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJohn Pezold 100% 20,134
Total Votes 20,134
Georgia House of Representatives District 133 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJohn Pezold 52% 4,533
Kip Smith Incumbent 48% 4,176
Total Votes 8,709

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Pezold is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Pezold raised a total of $74,088 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 27, 2013.[8]

John Pezold's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Georgia State House, District 133 Won $74,088
Grand Total Raised $74,088


Pezold won election to the Georgia House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Pezold raised a total of $74,088.
Georgia House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to John Pezold's campaign in 2012
Pezold, John$35,000
Friends of Jan Jones$2,500
Woodruff, Christopher$2,500
Sprouse, J Edward$2,500
Blain, Ryan$2,000
Total Raised in 2012$74,088
Source:Follow the Money


See also: State legislative scorecards and State legislative scorecards in Georgia

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In 2014, the Georgia State Legislature was in session from January 13 through March 21.[9]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Carolyn Hugley (D)
Georgia House of Representatives District 133
Succeeded by