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Sean Jerguson
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Georgia House of Representatives District 21
Former Member
In office
January 8, 2007 - December 2012
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$17,341.68/year
Per diem$173/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2006
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sKennesaw State University
Master'sKennesaw State University
Personal
ReligionMethodist (United)
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Sean Jerguson is a former Republican member of the Georgia House of Representatives, representing the 22nd District from 2007 to 2012. He briefly represented District 21 following the 2012 general election until he resigned to run for the Georgia State Senate District 21 seat.

Jerguson has served as Mayor of Holly Springs, and Mayor Pro-Tempore of the Holly Springs City Council.

He is a graduate of the Coverdell Leadership Institute and the Regional Leadership Institute.[1]

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Jerguson served on the following committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Jerguson served on the following committees:

Issues

Presidential preference

2012

See also: Endorsements by state officials of presidential candidates in the 2012 election

Sean Jerguson endorsed Newt Gingrich in the 2012 presidential election. [2]

Elections

2013

See also: State legislative special elections, 2013

Jerguson ran in the special election for Georgia State Senate District 21. The seat was vacant following the resignation of Chip Rogers (R) on December 5, 2012. Jerguson lost to Brandon Beach (R) in the special election on January 8, 2013.[3][4][5]

Georgia State Senate, District 21, General Election, 2013
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngBrandon Beach 57.6% 5,471
     Republican Sean Jerguson 42.4% 4,032
Total Votes 9,503

2012

See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2012

Jerguson ran for re-election in the 2012 election for Georgia House of Representatives District 21. Jerguson defeated Scot Turner in the Republican primary on July 31, 2012.[6] The general election took place on November 6, 2012.[7][8][9] Jerguson ran unopposed in the general election.[10]

Georgia House of Representatives, District 21, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngSean Jerguson Incumbent 100% 20,198
Total Votes 20,198
Georgia House of Representatives District 21 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngSean Jerguson Incumbent 57.9% 5,549
Scot Turner 42.1% 4,042
Total Votes 9,591

2010

See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2010

Jerguson ran for re-election to the 22nd District seat in 2010. He had no opposition in the July 20 primary. Jerguson defeated Bill Brown (D) in the general election on November 2, 2010.[11]

Georgia House of Representatives District 22 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngSean Jerguson Incumbent 79.7% 18,503
     Democratic Bill Brown 20.3% 4,710
Total Votes 23,213

2008

In 2008 Jerguson was re-elected to the Georgia House of Representatives District 22. Jerguson (R) finished with 24,159 votes while his opponent Bill Brown (D) finished with 8,986 votes.[12] Jerguson raised $114,717 for his campaign fund.[13]

Georgia House of Representatives District 22 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngSean Jerguson Incumbent 72.9% 24,159
     Democratic Bill Brown 27.1% 8,986
Total Votes 33,145

2006

On November 7, 2006, Jerguson won election to District 22 of the Georgia House of Representatives against Kevin M. Bailey (D).[14]

Georgia House of Representatives District 22 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngSean Jerguson 75.6% 13,016
     Democratic Kevin M. Bailey 24.4% 4,208
Total Votes 17,224

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Jerguson is available dating back to 2004. Based on available campaign finance records, Jerguson raised a total of $462,827 during that time period. This information was last updated on December 21, 2013.[15]

Sean Jerguson's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Georgia House, District 21 Won $121,172
2010 Georgia House, District 22 Won $77,449
2008 Georgia House, District 22 Won $114,717
2006 Georgia House, District 22 Won $110,484
2004 Georgia House, District 22 Defeated $39,005
Grand Total Raised $462,827

2012

Jerguson won re-election to the Georgia House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Jerguson raised a total of $121,172.
Georgia House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Sean Jerguson's campaign in 2012
Ralston for Representative$5,000
Georgia Trial Lawyers Association$2,500
Committee to Elect RM Channell$2,500
Larry O'Neal Campaign Fund$2,500
Friends of Jan Jones$2,500
Total Raised in 2012$121,172
Source:Follow the Money

2010

In 2010, Jerguson collected $77,449 in campaign contributions.[16] His five largest contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
Georgia Association of Realtors $2,500
Home Builders Association of Georgia $2,400
Georgia Alliance of Interior Design Professionals $2,300
Georgia Alliance of Interior Design Professionals $2,300
Novartis Pharmaceuticals $2,000

2008

In 2008, Jerguson collected $114,717 in campaign contributions.[17] The six largest contributors to his campaign were as follows:

Donor Amount
Eric Johnson for Senate $4,850
Home Builders Association of Georgia $4,600
Committee to Elect Glenn Richardson $4,300
Georgia Medical Association $3,000
Friends of Donna Sheldon $2,800
Jay Roberts Campaign $2,800

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Georgia House of Representatives District 21
2012–2012
Succeeded by
Scot Turner (R)
Preceded by
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Georgia House of Representatives District 22
2007–2012
Succeeded by
Calvin Hill (R)