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Tad Campbell

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Tad Campbell
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Mississippi House of Representatives District 84
Former member
In office
2008 - 2012
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 6, 2007
Term limitsN/A
Associate'sMeridian Community College
Bachelor'sUniversity of Southern Mississippi
J.D.Mississippi College School of Law
Date of birthMay 10, 1970
Tad Campbell (b. May 10, 1970) is a former Republican member of the Mississippi House of Representatives. He represented the 84th District from 2008 to 2012.

Campbell is an attorney. He earned his J.D. from the Mississippi College School of Law, B.A. from the University of Southern Mississippi, and AA from Meridian Community College.[1]

Committee assignments

Campbell served on the following committees:



See also: Mississippi State Senate elections, 2011 and Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

Campbell did not seek re-election in 2011, instead challenging incumbent state Senator Terry Burton for his seat. Campbell lost to Burton in the primary on August 2, 2011.[2]

Mississippi State Senate, District 31 Republican Primary, 2011
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngTerry Burton Incumbent 64.9% 4,674
Tad Campbell 35.1% 2,529
Total Votes 7,203


See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007

On November 6, 2007, Campbell was elected in District 84, defeating Democratic challenger William Lee and Independent candidate Cecil Hemphill.[3] He defeated Hugh Davis, William Shirley and C.D. Smith in the primary election.

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 84 (2007)
Candidates Votes Percent
Tad Campbell (R) 6,415 81.22%
William Lee (D) 954 12.08%
Cecil "Matt" Hemphill (Independent) 529 6.70%

Campaign donors


In 2007, Campbell collected $20,825 in donations.[4]

Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.

Donor Amount
Campbell, David Tad $10,000
Gricc, Paul $2,000
Grice Trucking Co. $1,200
Mississippi House Republican Conference $1,000
Henson, Wayne $1,000

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Political offices
Preceded by
Mississippi House of Representatives District 84
Succeeded by
William Shirley