|Tennessee House Of Representatives District 49|
|November 4, 2014|
|Years in position||2|
|Per diem||$173/legislative day|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|First elected||November 2, 2010|
|Next election||November 4, 2014|
|Commissioner, Rutherford County|
|Birthday||January 11, 1967|
Sparks attended Middle Tennessee State University, Volunteer State Community College, the Nashville School of Real Estate, and the Dale Carnegie Institute. He has worked as a realtor, business owner, and business consultant. He was formerly a Rutherford County Commissioner and a member of the City of Smyrna's Municipal Planning Committee.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Sparks served on the following committees:
|Tennessee Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Local Government|
|• Transportation, Vice-chair|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Sparks served on these committees:
|Tennessee Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Health & Human Resources|
Sparks won re-election in the 2012 election for Tennessee House of Representatives, District 49. Sparks was unopposed in the August 2 Republican primary election and defeated Mike Williams (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Tennessee House of Representatives, District 49, General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Mike Sparks Incumbent||58.9%||12,532|
Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.
In 2010, when Sparks first won election to the House, he collected $95,094 in donations.
His six largest contributors in 2010 were:
|Tennessee Legislative Campaign Committee||$30,544|
|Leaders of Tennessee||$5,000|
|National Healthcare Corporation||$5,000|
|Red State PAC||$3,150|
Sparks and his wife, Felicia, have two children. They currently reside in Smyrna, Tennessee.
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- Cleveland police search for more women after tip from kidnap victim, report says - Fox News
- Carr may enter race to oppose DesJarlais - The Daily News Journal
- Military pay-raise proposal sparks outcry - Clarksville Leaf Chronicle
- State Briefs - Baxter Bulletin
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- Mike Sparks on the Tennessee State House website
- Mike Sparks' biography on Project Vote Smart
- Mike Sparks' biography on the University of Tennessee's government relations website
- Campaign contributions: 2010
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