|Georgia State Senate District 37|
|January 11, 2011 - Present|
|January 12, 2015|
|Years in position||2|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|First elected||November 2, 2010|
|Next election||November 4, 2014|
|Bachelor's||Georgia State University (1971)|
|J.D.||Woodrow Wilson College of Law (1978)|
|Birthday||June 26, 1949|
|Profession||Founder/Owner, Tippins Contracting Company|
Tippins is the founder and owner of Tippins Contracting Company. He studied at Kennesaw Junior College and Georgia State University during his undergraduate years, and received his law degree from Woodrow Wilson College of Law.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Tippins served on the following committees:
|Georgia Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Education and Youth, Chair|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Tippins served on the following committees:
|Georgia Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Education and Youth|
|• Natural Resources and the Environment|
- See also: Georgia State Senate elections, 2012
Tippins ran for re-election in the 2012 election for Georgia State Senate District 37. Tippins ran unopposed in the Republican primary on July 31, 2012. No Democratic candidate filed to run for this seat. The general election took place on November 6, 2012. Tippins won re-election in the general election.
|Georgia State Senate, District 37, General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Lindsey Tippins Incumbent||100%||64,107|
- See also: Georgia State Senate elections, 2010
| Georgia State Senate, District 37 |
2010 General election results
|Lindsey Tippins (D)||50,051||100.0%|
|Georgia State Senate, District 37 - Republican Primary (2010)|
|John J. Wiles||7,765||39.8%|
Tippins' campaign website states, "Lindsey believes the economy, creation of new jobs, illegal immigration, and education of our children must be top priorities."
Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.
In 2010, when Tippins was first elected, he received $154,691 in campaign contributions.
His largest contributors were:
|Carl Black Automotive Sport||$2,400|
|Workplace Injury Network||$2,400|
|Georgia Trial Lawyers Association||$2,400|
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- Deal signs order on Common Core school standards - Marietta Daily Journal
- Governor signs bill linking teacher evaluations to student performance - Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog)
- Common Core a test of conservative leadership - Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog)
- State schools superintendent to address Common Core standards - Cherokee Tribune
- State school chief will dive into Cobb's common core debate - Marietta Daily Journal
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Tippins and his wife Ann Scott have two children.
- Lindsey Tippins campaign website
- Georgia State Senate - Lindsey Tippins
- Project Vote Smart biography
- Project Vote Smart legislative profile
- Campaign contributions: 2010
- Lindsey Tippins on Facebook
- ↑ Georgia Secretary of State Elections Division "Candidate List" Accessed May 29, 2012
- ↑ Georgia Secretary of State, Official 2012 Primary Results
- ↑ Georgia Elections Division "2012 Election Results" Accessed November 16, 2012
- ↑ Georgia Secretary of State - 2010 Election results
- ↑ Georgia Secretary of State, "Official Results of the Tuesday, July 20, 2010 General Primary Election"
- ↑ Lindsey Tippins campaign website, "Homepage"
- ↑ Follow the Money, "2010 Contributions to Lindsey Tippins," accessed July 7, 2011.
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