|Tennessee House of Representatives District 78|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 2, 2010|
|Bachelor's||University of Arkansas, 1983|
|Date of birth||March 26, 1961|
|Place of birth||Texarkana, TX|
Johnson joined the Tennessee State House of Representatives in 2003 and served in that position until 2012.
Johnson has been the owner/operator of Beaumont Building Inspections since 1996, and earned his B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Arkansas in 1983.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Johnson served on these committees:
Pensions and Insurance
- Transportation, Chair
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Johnson served on these committees:
- Subcommittee on Utilities, Banking
- Subcommittee on Rural Roads, Chair
Johnson ran for re-election to the 78th District seat in 2010. He was unopposed in the August 5 primary. He defeated Democrat Danny R. Twork in the general election took place on November 2, 2010.
Johnson raised $87,645 for his campaign while Davidson raised $80,480.
|Tennessee House of Representatives, District 78 (2008)|
|Phillip Johnson (R)||14,784|
|David Davidson (D)||8,661|
In 2010, Johnson received $45,425 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.
|Tennessee House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Phillip Johnson's campaign in 2010|
|Tennessee Bankers Association||$2,000|
|Tennessee Highway Contractors||$2,000|
|Tennessee Medical Association||$1,500|
|Outdoor Advertising Association Of Tennessee||$1,500|
|Total Raised in 2010||$45,425|
Johnson raised $87,645 in the 2008 election cycle.
His major contributors are listed below.
|Tennessee Legislative Committee||$16,489|
|House Republican Caucus||$4,500|
|Williamson County Republican Party||$3,000|
|Justin Potter Wilson||$2,000|
|Barbara E. Wilson||$2,000|
Johnson and his wife, Allison, have two children.
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2006, 2004, 2002
- Tennessee Votes profile
- Official Website
- Tennessee Department of State - Elections, "List of 2012 Candidates," accessed July 5, 2012
- Mitt Romney for President, "Mitt Romney Announces Support of Tennessee Speaker of the House Beth Harwell," January 19, 2012
- Unofficial Republican state representative primary results from the TN Secretary of State, 2010
- Official House Election Results, 2010
- Election Results, Tennessee House of Representatives, District 78
- District 78 Tennessee House Spending, 2008
- Follow the Money, "2010 contributions," accessed December 23, 2013
- Tennessee House donor numbers
|Tennessee House of Representatives District 78
| Succeeded by|
Mary Littleton (R)
State of Tennessee
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